08/26/2015 1:16PM

Hovdey: Beholder elbows into the conversation


It seems sacrilegious, what with American Pharoah both on the overnight for the Travers and in the air heading eastward as this is typed. It has become an unwritten rule among racing writers that whenever the Triple Crown winner goes forth, any story worth its keystrokes must begin and end with Pharoah’s every twitch and nicker, otherwise it will be read by exactly no one.