On a much cooler day with even some light sweeping rain through the region and another big crowd, there were 10 races in all on the closing weekend Sunday at Saratoga Race Course. None disappointed. There was even a 69:1 that shocked the masses at the historic course.
It was some weekend in sports. The Knicks are dead and so is the Triple Crown in horse racing. Hockey's Rangers are in trouble and there is a new winner on the PGA Tour. Let's take a look at the Top 5 weekend performers in sports.
Kentucky Derby winner and Triple Crown threat Orb drew post-position #1 and the rail for the upcoming Preakness in Maryland. What does this mean? Let's take a look at why it matters, why it doesn't matter and a final thought.
Orb won the Kentucky Derby. Right after that, whenever any horse wins, you will hear horse racing fans say, "Well, this horse has a great chance to win the Triple Crown." Well of course it does. You have to win the Derby in order to win The Preakness in order to w…