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Derby winner Orb prepares for Preakness run

Monday - 5/6/2013, 3:29am  ET

Kentucky Derby winner Orb munches on hay in his stall in Barn 41 at Churchill Downs, Sunday, May 5, 2013, in Louisville, Ky. (AP Photo/Garry Jones)
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BETH HARRIS
AP Racing Writer

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) -- Now that Shug McGaughey has won the Kentucky Derby, it's time for the 62-year-old trainer to go after another race missing from his Hall of Fame resume.

Orb will follow up his win at Churchill Downs by running in the Preakness on May 18, giving the colt a shot at the Triple Crown.

Orb arrived back at his home base in New York on Sunday, as did McGaughey and jockey Joel Rosario. The trainer was still absorbing what happened a day earlier. The colt extended his winning streak to five races, splashing through the slop to win the Derby by 2
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