A century ago, January 21st saw racing in the midst of its yearly changing of the guard, the champions of 1920 giving way to their successors.
The 13 Triple Crown winners will match-up on Saturday in a computer simulated race. Here is my take on each runner in the hypothetical field.
Post positions and morning-line odds have been revealed for the 13 Triple Crown race winners, and I will analyze the field in order of selection:
But none before Sir Barton had ever attempted, much less won, the premier stakes for three-year-olds held in the major racing centers of Kentucky, Maryland, and New York. There was no model…