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Saturday, Jun 07 2014 10:26 AM

LIVE BLOG: 2014 Belmont Stakes

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    By AP Photo/Peter Morgan

    California Chrome, left, takes a lap around the track, with exercise rider Willie Delgado up, during a workout at Belmont Park, Friday, June 6, 2014, in Elmont, N.Y. The Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes winner will attempt to become the first Triple Crown winner since Affirmed in 1978 when he races in the146th running of the Belmont Stakes horse race on Saturday.

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By The Bakersfield Californian

The Bakersfield Californian reporter Steven Mayer is in New York for the 146th running of the Belmont Stakes, where California Chrome is looking to become the first horse in 36 years to win the Triple Crown. Mayer has been filing stories all week, tweeting, sharing on Facebook and posting video. Here's a collection of his social media work, along with a lot of other posts from people coming to the historic Belmont Park to see the race.

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