Beth Harris

Recent Stories

9-1 shot Fort Larned wins BC Classic in upset

ARCADIA, Calif. -- Fort Larned, a 9-1 long shot, led all the way to win the $5 million Classic by a half-length on Saturday, capping a weekend of upsets at the Breeders' Cup.. Brian Hernandez Jr., aboard the winner, celebrated his 27th birthday with the biggest victory of his

Union Rags nips Paynter to win Belmont Stakes

NEW YORK — Union Rags picked up where I’ll Have Another left off — coming from behind to catch a Bob Baffert-trained horse at the finish in a Triple Crown race.

Union Rags nips Paynter to win Belmont Stakes

NEW YORK -- Union Rags picked up where I'll Have Another left off -- coming from behind to catch a Bob Baffert-trained horse at the finish in a Triple Crown race.. In Saturday's Belmont Stakes, it was even a photo finish.. Union Rags rallied through an opening on the

Spurs beat Clippers 96-86 to take 3-0 series lead

LOS ANGELES -- Tim Duncan scored 19 points, helping engineer a 24-0 run in the third quarter after the Spurs trailed by 24 points, and San Antonio defeated the Los Angeles Clippers 96-86 on Saturday to take a commanding 3-0 lead in their second-round playoff series.. Tony Parker added

Tease photo

I'll Have Another rallies to win Kentucky Derby

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- I'll Have Another ran down Bodemeister in the final furlong Saturday to win the Kentucky Derby, winding up in the winner's circle despite a rookie jockey, a more famous stable pony, and a price tag of just $11,000 as a yearling.. With Mario Gutierrez aboard, the chestnut

God, family make appearance on Oscar red carpet

LOS ANGELES (AP) It wasn't hard to spot Elvis Presley's old co-star on the Oscars red carpet. She was the one wearing the nun's habit.Mother Dolores Hart, who left Hollywood 49 years ago to pursue a religious life, made a dramatic return Sunday to take part in the

Tease photo

Baffert, Zito ready for 2nd shot in Preakness

BALTIMORE -- Bob Baffert and Nick Zito like their positions heading into the Preakness. Their horses, Midnight Interlude and Dialed In, each had excuses after failing to win the Kentucky Derby, and both Hall of Fame trainers know how to come back and win the Preakness.

Tease photo

Animal Kingdom charges ahead in home stretch

John Velazquez won the Kentucky Derby by a broken nose. An injury to Animal Kingdom's regular rider, Robby Albarado, cleared the way for Velazquez to pick up the mount on the 20-1 long shot. Once he took the reins Saturday, he rode his good luck all the way to the winner's circle.

Tease photo

Aminu part of Clippers hopeful future

Two first-round draft picks with potential to crack the starting lineup have the Los Angeles Clippers' front office feeling pretty good about the future. And free agency is still a day away.

Mine That Bird charges to upset Derby win

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Calvin Borel was in a familiar place, along the rail and urging Mine That Bird to fly through the mud. Trainer Bennie Woolley Jr. was someplace he never imagined - the Kentucky Derby, with his horse in the lead.

More stories