Big Brown wins Preakness; poised for Triple CrownNot once but twice, jockey Kent Desormeaux sneaked a peek to see if anyone was gaining on Big Brown. ‘‘I looked between my legs, under my arms, and they were eight (lengths) behind me,’’ Desormeaux said. ‘‘I stopped pushing. I said, ‘That’s enough.’’’ His big bay colt ran away with the Preakness on Saturday and now is pointed squarely down the path toward the Triple Crown.
By: By BETH HARRIS, AP Racing Writer, The Daily Telegram