Jockey Jorge Carreno set for biggest race of career in Preakness 142

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Mo Money’s octogenarian owner is not the only latecomer to the spotlight that surrounds the 142nd Preakness Stakes. While 81-year-old owner Tom McKenna has several decades on the horse’s 34-year-old jockey, Saturday’s race will certainly be the biggest of Jorge Carreno’s career.

“I try not to put too much (pressure),” Carreno said Tuesday. “I know it’s…

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