thehorsegodbuilt:

September 16th, 1978 went down in racing history as the first time two Triple Crown champions faced each other. Both Seattle Slew and Affirmed met in the Marlboro Cup, with Slew winning by three lengths, Affirmed finishing second. 

thehorsegodbuilt:

Game On Dude has been retired. There are no plans on how he will spend the rest of his days, but we will miss him on the track.