The Fortus Files

The Fortus Files

By: Bob Fortus
May
13
2013
  Because of Orb, the grass along the Pimlico stakes barn became an endangered species Monday afternoon. For 40 minutes, the Kentucky Derby winner dragged assistant trainer/exercise rider Jenn...
May
13
2013
It was 8:37 on a cool Monday morning at Pimlico when Goldencents, with jockey Kevin Krigger aboard, walked onto the track to begin his training. Two other horses were on the track, and a few others...
May
10
2013
The Preakness, the second jewel of the Triple Crown, never will replace the Kentucky Derby as the most recognizable race in America. But there’s no way the Preakness comes in second to the...