Triple Crown Winners

Big Brown's backers hope horse joins century's worth of champions.

Triple Crown Winners

Triple Crown Winners
Triple Crown Winners
Triple Crown Winners
Triple Crown Winners
Triple Crown Winners
Triple Crown Winners
Triple Crown Winners
Triple Crown Winners
Triple Crown Winners
Triple Crown Winners
Triple Crown Winners
Triple Crown Winners
Triple Crown Winners
Sir Barton, winner of the 44th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on the first Saturday in May, 1919. Sir Barton, foaled at Hamburg Place, Lexington, Ky., was the first Triple Crown winner in 1916. The horse won the three races despite having chalked up no wins as a 2-year-old. (AP Photo)
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