A 16-year-old's summer job at Belmont: "It would quickly become apparent that I was the youngest person working at the racetrack by about 15 years, and if not the only woman, one of very few."

Last weekend's Preakness Stakes winner and Triple Crown hopeful California Chrome got some good news today: The horse's nasal strip, previously forbidden at the Belmont, has been approved. Not that there was any doubt. [ESPN]