Since Affirmed captured the Triple Crown in 1978, 14 horses have won both the Kentucky Derby and Preakness. Twelve of them fell short in the Belmont. One -- I'll Have Another in 2012 -- was scratched from the Belmont because of injury. And then there is this year's winner of the Derby and Preakness: American Pharoah.
In some respects, many are rooting for American Pharoah to take the Belmont just so we can stop listening to the chatter of "When will there be another Triple Crown winner?" But there is also the case to be made for keeping the intrigue alive. So how good are American Pharoah's chances? Josh Tepper of MyWinners.com joins this episode of The Rundown to provide some expertise.