Belmont Stakes

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Marta Zielinska/WCBS 880
June 17, 2018 - 1:23 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- The LIRR is conducting an internal review of massive delays on packed trains headed to the Belmont Stakes last weekend. A failure in a signal system at a key switching location caused delays of up to an hour on four branches on June 9. The railroad said it's looking into its...
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Belmont Stakes Workout
Dennis Schneidler-USA TODAY Sports
June 09, 2018 - 7:00 am
Twenty miles west of Times Square in New York City, the Belmont Stakes in Elmont, New York is the third and final race of the famous Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing.
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Horse Racing Movies
via WFAN
June 09, 2018 - 7:00 am
By Laurie Jo Miller Farr In honor of the Belmont Stakes, here’s a roundup of nine movies based on horse racing themes spanning 80 years of the sport. Many favorites and classics are based on true life stories and all are recommended viewing for horse lovers. "A Day at the Races" (1937) If you can...
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Justify
Peter Haskell/WCBS 880
June 08, 2018 - 11:58 am
Can Justify become the 13th horse to win the Triple Crown at the Belmont Stakes this weekend?
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Justify
Mark Zerof-USA TODAY Sports
June 05, 2018 - 8:03 pm
The Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner was made the early 4-5 favorite in the 10-horse field for Saturday's race.
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Triple Crown Trophy
Sophia Hall/WCBS 880
June 04, 2018 - 4:13 pm
It could be a Triple Crown weekend coming up at Belmont Park on Long Island.
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