Triple Crown
of 1888
1887 1889

May 14, 1888 KENTUCKY DERBY1 1/2 miles
Time: 2:38 1/4 track fast$4,740 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stMACBETH II b.g. McDuff -- Agnes x Gilroy 6.00
2ndGALLIFET ch.c.Falsetto -- India x Lexington 1.00 (a)
3rdWHITE ch.c.King Ban (GB) -- Hegiaz x Waverly 4.00
4th ALEXANDRIA ch.c.Falsetto -- Patrimony x Pat Malloy 1.00 (a)
5th THE CHEVALIER br.c. Prince Charlie (GB) -- Miss Haverly x Waverly 3.50
6th AUTOCRAT b.c.Prince Charlie (GB) -- Blomida x Longfellow 12.00
7th COL. ZEB WARD b.c.Hindoo -- La Galatea x War Dance 12.00

MARGINS: 1 - 1 - 2


May 11, 1888 PREAKNESS STAKES1 1/2 miles
Time: 2:49 track heavy$1,235 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stREFUND ch.c.Sensation -- Letty x Australian (GB)4.00
2ndJUDGE MURRAY b.c.Ten Broeck -- Bertha B. x Buckden (GB)2.00
3rdGLENDALE b.c.Glenmore -- Alice J. x Ballinkeel 2.50
4th CHARLIE DREUX ch.c.Eolus -- Lizzie Hazlewood x Scathelock 1.60 (fav)

MARGINS: 3 - n/a - n/a
JUDGE MURRAY was known at the time as the Bertha B. colt .


June 9, 1888 BELMONT STAKES1 1/2 miles
Time: 2:40 1/4 track fast$3,440 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stSIR DIXON br.c. Billet (GB) -- Jaconet x Leamington (GB)0.36 (fav)
2ndPRINCE ROYAL ch.c.Kingfisher -- Princess (GB) x King Tom (GB)10.00

MARGINS: 12


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