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Empire Maker Ends Funny Cide's Triple Crown Run

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Empire Maker Ends Funny Cide's Triple Crown Run

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Empire Maker Ends Funny Cide's Triple Crown Run

Empire Maker Ends Funny Cide's Triple Crown Run

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Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner Funny Cide falls short in his bid to win horse racing's Triple Crown, finishing third in the Belmont Stakes. The gelding led for much of the race, but was overtaken down the stretch by Empire Maker and Ten Most Wanted. Hear NPR's Steve Inskeep and NPR's Robert Smith.

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