"California Chrome" is the early favorite to win the Belmont Stakes and become horse racing's twelfth Triple Crown champion.
The Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner will break from the number two post under Victor Espinoza at Belomnt Park Saturday.
Eleven horses were entered to take on California Chrome in his bid to win the Triple Crown for the first time since "Affirmed" in 1978.
Eleven Belmont winners have come out of gate number two, the last being "Tabasco Cat" in 1994.
TRAFFIC: SB lanes on Hwy 99 at Ming Ave blocked
Southbound lanes on Hwy 99 at Ming Avenue are blocked off due to a multi-vehicle crash.
Family curious about large amount of geckos
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Man found guilty of hitting, slamming toddler
Kern County District Attorney Lisa Green announced Tuesday that Edward Czajka was found guilty of hitting and slamming his 2-year-old son.
BPD: 2 suspects wanted for stealing cigars
The Bakersfield Police Department is looking for a man and a woman who they say stole cigars from the Valero Corner Store on Buck Owens Blvd.