Exercise rider Jennifer Patterson aboard Kentucky Derby winner Orb (L) walks off the track with trainer Shug McGaughey (R) following a light workout on the track at Belmont Park on June 4, 2013 in Elmont, New York.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Derby Winner Orb 3-1 Favorite for Belmont

NEW YORK (AP) — Back home again, Kentucky Derby winner Orb is the horse to beat in the Belmont Stakes. Orb was made the 3-1 morning-line favorite in a field of 14 entered for Saturday’s […]

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–06/05/2013

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No Triple Crown: Oxbow Upsets Orb at Preakness

BALTIMORE (AP) — Right from the start, a horse trained by one not so over-the-hill Hall of Famer and ridden by another took control of the Preakness. The result: a huge upset and the end […]

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–05/18/2013

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The Sports Hub: Joe Sheehan, Bill McDermott, Doug Nachman & Jay Haas

Joe Sheehan of Sports Illustrated & Joe Sheehan Baseball Newsletter joined the Hub to talk about the state of umpires and instant replay in Major League Baseball. Bill McDermott, longtime St. Louis soccer fixture and […]

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–05/16/2013

Kentucky Derby winner Orb gets a blanket put on him by exercise rider Jennifer Patterson and trainer Shug McGaughey 
following a workout in preparation for the 138th Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course on May 15, 2013 in Baltimore, Maryland.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Orb Draws Rail as 1-1 Favorite in Preakness

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Preakness draw was over, and trainer Shug McGaughey listed a variety of reasons why he was OK with having Kentucky Derby winner Orb starting Saturday’s race from the rail. Then someone […]

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–05/15/2013

Joel Rosario atop Orb celebrates after winning the 139th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 4, 2013 in Louisville, Kentucky.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Derby Winner Orb Arrives at Pimlico for Preakness

BALTIMORE (AP) — Orb has settled into the place reserved for royalty at Pimlico Race Course – stall 40. The Triple Crown hopeful arrived at Pimlico on Monday afternoon, five days before the Preakness. He […]

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–05/13/2013

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Sports on a Sunday: Rick Hummel, Lou Korac & John Mozeliak

The Cardinals have won five straight plus had some interesting news over the past week, and the Blues may make some changes before Game 4.

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–05/05/2013

Joel Rosario atop Orb on his way to winning the 139th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 4, 2013 in Louisville, Kentucky.  (Photo by Travis Lindquist/Getty Images)

Orb Comes from Behind to Win Kentucky Derby

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Orb splashed through the slop to win the Kentucky Derby, coming from way back in the pack and giving Hall of Fame trainer Shug McGaughey his first victory in the 3-year-old […]

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–05/04/2013

Trainer Todd Pletcher fields questions from the media after the morning excercise session in preparation for the 139th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on April 27, 2013 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Pletcher Chasing Lukas’ Standard at Ky Derby

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — It’s easy to figure out where Todd Pletcher got the idea to enter five horses in this year’s Kentucky Derby. He used to work for D. Wayne Lukas. For the longest […]

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–05/02/2013

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Sports Open Line: Jeff Fisher, Chris Kerber, Jim Thomas & Rollie Fingers

Rams Coach Jeff Fisher joined Kevin Wheeler on Wednesday to discuss his thoughts on the draft and his outlook for the upcoming Rams’ season. The voice of the Blues, Chris Kerber, joined Kevin to talk […]

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–05/01/2013

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Sports on a Sunday: Kevin Demoff, Doug Armstrong & John Mozeliak

The Rams like their picks from the 2013 NFL Draft, the Blues are looking forward to starting the playoffs here in St. Louis and the Cardinals look to stay on top of the NL Central.

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–04/28/2013

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