California Chrome Wins Preakness Stakes

(Baltimore, MD) -- California Chrome is one step away from taking horse racings elusive Triple Crown after winning the 139th Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore Saturday. California Chrome sat third most the race before breaking out front in the final turn and beating Ride On Curlin to the line for the win. He's the 13th horse to win the first two legs of the Triple Crown since Affirmed in 1978, though no horse has won all three races since then..