Preakness Coverage

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past week, I dont think I need to go over the story lines here… enjoy!
Wednesday, May 13th, 2009 - Baltimore, Maryland:  Hall of Fame trainer D. Wayne Lukas' Preakness horse Flying Private grazes outside of the stable at Pimlico race track.  Lukas had his horses, Flying Private and Luv Gov, jog around Pimlico early Wednesday morning. The pair shipped in from Churchill Downs Tuesday, a van ride that took about 12 hours..   (Credit Image: © James Berglie/ZUMA Press).. (James Berglie/ZUMA Press)

Wednesday, May 13th, 2009 – Baltimore, Maryland: Hall of Fame trainer D. Wayne Lukas' Preakness horse Flying Private grazes outside of the stable at Pimlico race track. Lukas had his horses, Flying Private and Luv Gov, jog around Pimlico early Wednesday morning. The pair shipped in from Churchill Downs Tuesday, a van ride that took about 12 hours.. (Credit Image: © James Berglie/ZUMA Press).. (James Berglie/ZUMA Press)

Wednesday, May 13th, 2009 - Baltimore, Maryland:  CHIP WOOLLEY's crutches stick out of the Barn where his Kentucky Derby winner Mine That Bird is stabled at Pimlico readying for the Preakness.  .   (Credit Image: © James Berglie/ZUMA Press).. (James Berglie/ZUMA Press)

Wednesday, May 13th, 2009 – Baltimore, Maryland: CHIP WOOLLEY's crutches stick out of the Barn where his Kentucky Derby winner Mine That Bird is stabled at Pimlico readying for the Preakness. . (Credit Image: © James Berglie/ZUMA Press).. (James Berglie/ZUMA Press)

Wednesday, May 13th, 2009 - Baltimore, Maryland:  Pioneer of the Nile's Trainer BOB BAFFERT (left) talks with CHIP WOOLLEY, trainer of Kentucky Derby winner Mine That Bird in the stable at Pimlico racetrack.  .   (Credit Image: © James Berglie/ZUMA Press).. (James Berglie/ZUMA Press)

Wednesday, May 13th, 2009 – Baltimore, Maryland: Pioneer of the Nile's Trainer BOB BAFFERT (left) talks with CHIP WOOLLEY, trainer of Kentucky Derby winner Mine That Bird in the stable at Pimlico racetrack. . (Credit Image: © James Berglie/ZUMA Press).. (James Berglie/ZUMA Press)

Wednesday, May 13th, 2009 - Baltimore, Maryland:  CHIP WOOLLEY, trainer of Kentucky Derby winner Mine That Bird in the stable at Pimlico racetrack.  .   (Credit Image: © James Berglie/ZUMA Press).. (James Berglie/ZUMA Press)

Wednesday, May 13th, 2009 – Baltimore, Maryland: CHIP WOOLLEY, trainer of Kentucky Derby winner Mine That Bird in the stable at Pimlico racetrack. . (Credit Image: © James Berglie/ZUMA Press).. (James Berglie/ZUMA Press)

Wednesday, May 13th, 2009 - Baltimore, Maryland:  Preakness favorite Rachel Alexandra arrives at Pimlico race track.  Rachel Alexandra was formally entered in the Preakness Wednesday morning. The ownership group of Jess Jackson's Stonestreet Stable and Harold T. McCormick paid the $100,000 supplemental entry fee to make her eligible for the Triple Crown races. She will be the 53rd filly to run in the Middle Jewel of the Triple Crown, the fifth in the last 70 years and the first since Excellent Meeting in 1999..   (Credit Image: © James Berglie/ZUMA Press).. (James Berglie/ZUMA Press)

Wednesday, May 13th, 2009 – Baltimore, Maryland: Preakness favorite Rachel Alexandra arrives at Pimlico race track. Rachel Alexandra was formally entered in the Preakness Wednesday morning. The ownership group of Jess Jackson's Stonestreet Stable and Harold T. McCormick paid the $100,000 supplemental entry fee to make her eligible for the Triple Crown races. She will be the 53rd filly to run in the Middle Jewel of the Triple Crown, the fifth in the last 70 years and the first since Excellent Meeting in 1999.. (Credit Image: © James Berglie/ZUMA Press).. (James Berglie/ZUMA Press)

Wednesday, May 13th, 2009 - Baltimore, Maryland:  Preakness favorite Rachel Alexandra arrives at Pimlico race track.  Rachel Alexandra was formally entered in the Preakness Wednesday morning. The ownership group of Jess Jackson's Stonestreet Stable and Harold T. McCormick paid the $100,000 supplemental entry fee to make her eligible for the Triple Crown races. She will be the 53rd filly to run in the Middle Jewel of the Triple Crown, the fifth in the last 70 years and the first since Excellent Meeting in 1999..   (Credit Image: © James Berglie/ZUMA Press).. (James Berglie/ZUMA Press)

Wednesday, May 13th, 2009 – Baltimore, Maryland: Preakness favorite Rachel Alexandra arrives at Pimlico race track. Rachel Alexandra was formally entered in the Preakness Wednesday morning. The ownership group of Jess Jackson's Stonestreet Stable and Harold T. McCormick paid the $100,000 supplemental entry fee to make her eligible for the Triple Crown races. She will be the 53rd filly to run in the Middle Jewel of the Triple Crown, the fifth in the last 70 years and the first since Excellent Meeting in 1999.. (Credit Image: © James Berglie/ZUMA Press).. (James Berglie/ZUMA Press)

Wednesday, May 13th, 2009 - Baltimore, Maryland:  Preakness favorite Rachel Alexandra arrives at Pimlico race track.  Rachel Alexandra was formally entered in the Preakness Wednesday morning. The ownership group of Jess Jackson's Stonestreet Stable and Harold T. McCormick paid the $100,000 supplemental entry fee to make her eligible for the Triple Crown races. She will be the 53rd filly to run in the Middle Jewel of the Triple Crown, the fifth in the last 70 years and the first since Excellent Meeting in 1999..   (Credit Image: © James Berglie/ZUMA Press).. (James Berglie/ZUMA Press)

Wednesday, May 13th, 2009 – Baltimore, Maryland: Preakness favorite Rachel Alexandra arrives at Pimlico race track. Rachel Alexandra was formally entered in the Preakness Wednesday morning. The ownership group of Jess Jackson's Stonestreet Stable and Harold T. McCormick paid the $100,000 supplemental entry fee to make her eligible for the Triple Crown races. She will be the 53rd filly to run in the Middle Jewel of the Triple Crown, the fifth in the last 70 years and the first since Excellent Meeting in 1999.. (Credit Image: © James Berglie/ZUMA Press).. (James Berglie/ZUMA Press)

Thursday, May 14th, 2009 - Baltimore, Maryland:  Kentucky Derby winner Mine That Bird works out on the track at Pimlico in the early morning.  Trained by Chip Woolley, Mine That Bird was a 50/1 long shot to win the Derby, and bettors are now thinking the win was only a fluke..   (Credit Image: © James Berglie/ZUMA Press).. (James Berglie/ZUMA Press)

Thursday, May 14th, 2009 – Baltimore, Maryland: Kentucky Derby winner Mine That Bird works out on the track at Pimlico in the early morning. Trained by Chip Woolley, Mine That Bird was a 50/1 long shot to win the Derby, and bettors are now thinking the win was only a fluke.. (Credit Image: © James Berglie/ZUMA Press).. (James Berglie/ZUMA Press)

Thursday, May 14th, 2009 - Baltimore, Maryland:  Trainer LARRY JONES gets Friesan Fire gets ready to head out to the track at Pimlico for a morning workout.  Trained by Larry Jones, Friesan Fire suffered cuts on his legs in the Derby which caused his Jockey to coast him into a 18th place finish.  ..   (Credit Image: © James Berglie/ZUMA Press).. (James Berglie/ZUMA Press)

Thursday, May 14th, 2009 – Baltimore, Maryland: Trainer LARRY JONES gets Friesan Fire gets ready to head out to the track at Pimlico for a morning workout. Trained by Larry Jones, Friesan Fire suffered cuts on his legs in the Derby which caused his Jockey to coast him into a 18th place finish. .. (Credit Image: © James Berglie/ZUMA Press).. (James Berglie/ZUMA Press)

Thursday, May 14th, 2009 - Baltimore, Maryland: BOB BAFFERT watches his horse, Pioneer of the Nile during a morning workout at Pimlico...   (Credit Image: © James Berglie/ZUMA Press).. (James Berglie/ZUMA Press)

Thursday, May 14th, 2009 – Baltimore, Maryland: BOB BAFFERT watches his horse, Pioneer of the Nile during a morning workout at Pimlico… (Credit Image: © James Berglie/ZUMA Press).. (James Berglie/ZUMA Press)

Thursday, May 14th, 2009 - Baltimore, Maryland:  Friesan Fire during a morning workout at Pimlico in advance of the Preakness.  Trained by Larry Jones, Friesan Fire suffered cuts on his legs in the Derby which caused his Jockey to coast him into a 18th place finish.  ..   (Credit Image: © James Berglie/ZUMA Press).. (James Berglie/ZUMA Press)

Thursday, May 14th, 2009 – Baltimore, Maryland: Friesan Fire during a morning workout at Pimlico in advance of the Preakness. Trained by Larry Jones, Friesan Fire suffered cuts on his legs in the Derby which caused his Jockey to coast him into a 18th place finish. .. (Credit Image: © James Berglie/ZUMA Press).. (James Berglie/ZUMA Press)

Thursday, May 14th, 2009 - Baltimore, Maryland:  D. WAYNE LUKAS trainer of Preakness horses Flying Private and Luv Gov speaks to the media outside of the Barn at Pimlico. ..   (Credit Image: © James Berglie/ZUMA Press).. (James Berglie/ZUMA Press)

Thursday, May 14th, 2009 – Baltimore, Maryland: D. WAYNE LUKAS trainer of Preakness horses Flying Private and Luv Gov speaks to the media outside of the Barn at Pimlico. .. (Credit Image: © James Berglie/ZUMA Press).. (James Berglie/ZUMA Press)

Friday, May 15th, 2009 - Baltimore, Maryland:  Kentucky Oaks winner Rachel Alexandra works out at Pimlico on a foggy morning the day before the Preakness Stakes.  Rachel Alexandra will be the 53rd filly to run in the Middle Jewel of the Triple Crown, the fifth in the last 70 years and the first since Excellent Meeting in 1999...   (Credit Image: © James Berglie/ZUMA Press).. (James Berglie/ZUMA Press)

Friday, May 15th, 2009 – Baltimore, Maryland: Kentucky Oaks winner Rachel Alexandra works out at Pimlico on a foggy morning the day before the Preakness Stakes. Rachel Alexandra will be the 53rd filly to run in the Middle Jewel of the Triple Crown, the fifth in the last 70 years and the first since Excellent Meeting in 1999… (Credit Image: © James Berglie/ZUMA Press).. (James Berglie/ZUMA Press)

Friday, May 15th, 2009 - Baltimore, Maryland:  Kentucky Oaks winner Rachel Alexandra returns to the barn with a lead pony following a foggy morning workout the day before the Preakness Stakes.  Rachel Alexandra will be the 53rd filly to run in the Middle Jewel of the Triple Crown, the fifth in the last 70 years and the first since Excellent Meeting in 1999...   (Credit Image: © James Berglie/ZUMA Press).. (James Berglie/ZUMA Press)

Friday, May 15th, 2009 – Baltimore, Maryland: Kentucky Oaks winner Rachel Alexandra returns to the barn with a lead pony following a foggy morning workout the day before the Preakness Stakes. Rachel Alexandra will be the 53rd filly to run in the Middle Jewel of the Triple Crown, the fifth in the last 70 years and the first since Excellent Meeting in 1999… (Credit Image: © James Berglie/ZUMA Press).. (James Berglie/ZUMA Press)

Friday, May 15th, 2009 - Baltimore, Maryland:  Kentucky Oaks winner Rachel Alexandra gets a bath following a foggy morning workout the day before the Preakness Stakes.  Rachel Alexandra will be the 53rd filly to run in the Middle Jewel of the Triple Crown, the fifth in the last 70 years and the first since Excellent Meeting in 1999...   (Credit Image: © James Berglie/ZUMA Press).. (James Berglie/ZUMA Press)

Friday, May 15th, 2009 – Baltimore, Maryland: Kentucky Oaks winner Rachel Alexandra gets a bath following a foggy morning workout the day before the Preakness Stakes. Rachel Alexandra will be the 53rd filly to run in the Middle Jewel of the Triple Crown, the fifth in the last 70 years and the first since Excellent Meeting in 1999… (Credit Image: © James Berglie/ZUMA Press).. (James Berglie/ZUMA Press)

Friday, May 15th, 2009 - Baltimore, Maryland:  Trainer LARRY JONES stops for a photo in the barn at Pimlico following a morning workout for his horse, Friesan Fire.  Friesan Fire suffered cuts on his legs in the Derby which caused his Jockey to coast him into a 18th place finish, but Jones is confident he is ready to race in the Preakness.  ..   (Credit Image: © James Berglie/ZUMA Press).. (James Berglie/ZUMA Press)

Friday, May 15th, 2009 – Baltimore, Maryland: Trainer LARRY JONES stops for a photo in the barn at Pimlico following a morning workout for his horse, Friesan Fire. Friesan Fire suffered cuts on his legs in the Derby which caused his Jockey to coast him into a 18th place finish, but Jones is confident he is ready to race in the Preakness. .. (Credit Image: © James Berglie/ZUMA Press).. (James Berglie/ZUMA Press)

Saturday, May 16th, 2009 - Baltimore, Maryland:  Jockey CALVIN BOREL.rides Rachel Alexandra to the starting gate for the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico.  Borel Rode Rachel Alexandra to a first place finish.  achel Alexandra is the fifth filly to win the middle jewel of the Triple Crown, the first since Nellie Morse in 1924.....   (Credit Image: © James Berglie/ZUMA Press).. (James Berglie/ZUMA Press)Saturday, May 16th, 2009 – Baltimore, Maryland: Jockey CALVIN BOREL.rides Rachel Alexandra to the starting gate for the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico. Borel Rode Rachel Alexandra to a first place finish. achel Alexandra is the fifth filly to win the middle jewel of the Triple Crown, the first since Nellie Morse in 1924….. (Credit Image: © James Berglie/ZUMA Press).. (James Berglie/ZUMA Press)[/caption]

Saturday, May 16th, 2009 - Baltimore, Maryland:  Rachel Alexandra and jockey CALVIN BOREL leads the field into the first turn of the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico.  Rachel Alexandra is the fifth filly to win the middle jewel of the Triple Crown, the first since Nellie Morse in 1924....   (Credit Image: © James Berglie/ZUMA Press).. (James Berglie/ZUMA Press)

Saturday, May 16th, 2009 – Baltimore, Maryland: Rachel Alexandra and jockey CALVIN BOREL leads the field into the first turn of the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico. Rachel Alexandra is the fifth filly to win the middle jewel of the Triple Crown, the first since Nellie Morse in 1924…. (Credit Image: © James Berglie/ZUMA Press).. (James Berglie/ZUMA Press)

Saturday, May 16th, 2009 - Baltimore, Maryland:  Rachel Alexandra and jockey CALVIN BOREL cross the finish line first in the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico.  Rachel Alexandra is the fifth filly to win the middle jewel of the Triple Crown, the first since Nellie Morse in 1924....   (Credit Image: © James Berglie/ZUMA Press).. (James Berglie/ZUMA Press)

Saturday, May 16th, 2009 – Baltimore, Maryland: Rachel Alexandra and jockey CALVIN BOREL cross the finish line first in the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico. Rachel Alexandra is the fifth filly to win the middle jewel of the Triple Crown, the first since Nellie Morse in 1924…. (Credit Image: © James Berglie/ZUMA Press).. (James Berglie/ZUMA Press)

Saturday, May 16th, 2009 - Baltimore, Maryland:  Rachel Alexandra and jockey CALVIN BOREL cross the finish line first in the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico.  Rachel Alexandra is the fifth filly to win the middle jewel of the Triple Crown, the first since Nellie Morse in 1924....   (Credit Image: © James Berglie/ZUMA Press).. (James Berglie/ZUMA Press)

Saturday, May 16th, 2009 – Baltimore, Maryland: Rachel Alexandra and jockey CALVIN BOREL cross the finish line first in the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico. Rachel Alexandra is the fifth filly to win the middle jewel of the Triple Crown, the first since Nellie Morse in 1924…. (Credit Image: © James Berglie/ZUMA Press).. (James Berglie/ZUMA Press)

Saturday, May 16th, 2009 - Baltimore, Maryland:  Rachel Alexandra has fun with the cameras as her legs are washed down following her win at the Preakness Stakes.  Rachel Alexandra is the fifth filly to win the middle jewel of the Triple Crown, the first since Nellie Morse in 1924....   (Credit Image: © James Berglie/ZUMA Press).. (James Berglie/ZUMA Press)

Saturday, May 16th, 2009 – Baltimore, Maryland: Rachel Alexandra has fun with the cameras as her legs are washed down following her win at the Preakness Stakes. Rachel Alexandra is the fifth filly to win the middle jewel of the Triple Crown, the first since Nellie Morse in 1924…. (Credit Image: © James Berglie/ZUMA Press).. (James Berglie/ZUMA Press)

— NOTE — I feel like I should have captioned this something like this: Giving an interview to the press following her win at Preakness, Rachel Alexandra responds to a reporter asking her if she had anything she wanted to say to her male counterparts after taking home the big win.