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Los Angeles Times
California Chrome's star power keeps growing as he runs Saturday at Santa Anitato an $8,000 mare (Love The Chase). “It’s almost a Biblical story where they s
California Chrome's star power keeps growing as he runs Saturday at Santa Anita
Los Angeles Times / Posted an hour ago
to an $8,000 mare (Love The Chase). “It’s almost a Biblical story where they slew the giant,” Sherman said. “It’s always [Bob] Baffert or it’s always the Sheik that owns the great horses. Now, one finally slips through the cracks. It’s a David and... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Santa Anita's opening weekend includes California Chrome and Beholdera peek into next year’s early favorites for the Kentucky Derby, when Klimt, win
Santa Anita's opening weekend includes California Chrome and Beholder
Los Angeles Times / Posted yesterday
a peek into next year’s early favorites for the Kentucky Derby, when Klimt, winner of the Del Mar Futurity and trained by Bob Baffert, goes against Straight Fire, second in the Del Mar Futurity and trained by Keith Desormeaux. The Breeders’ Cup... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Santa Anita gets Breeders’ Cup buzz going this weekendfield in Saturday’s $300,000 Awesome Again Stakes at 1 1/8 miles that will prob
Santa Anita gets Breeders’ Cup buzz going this weekend
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted yesterday
field in Saturday’s $300,000 Awesome Again Stakes at 1 1/8 miles that will probably be reduced to six by post time. Trainer Bob Baffert entered Dortmund and Hoppertunity on Wednesday, but he later indicated Hoppertunity probably will be shipped east... Read more
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San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Santa Anita gets Breeders’ Cup buzz going this weekendfield in Saturday’s $300,000 Awesome Again Stakes at 1 1/8 miles that will prob
Santa Anita gets Breeders’ Cup buzz going this weekend
San Gabriel Valley Tribune / Posted yesterday
field in Saturday’s $300,000 Awesome Again Stakes at 1 1/8 miles that will probably be reduced to six by post time. Trainer Bob Baffert entered Dortmund and Hoppertunity on Wednesday, but he later indicated Hoppertunity probably will be shipped east... Read more
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Long Beach Press-Telegram
Santa Anita gets Breeders’ Cup buzz going this weekendfield in Saturday’s $300,000 Awesome Again Stakes at 1 1/8 miles that will prob
Santa Anita gets Breeders’ Cup buzz going this weekend
Long Beach Press-Telegram / Posted yesterday
field in Saturday’s $300,000 Awesome Again Stakes at 1 1/8 miles that will probably be reduced to six by post time. Trainer Bob Baffert entered Dortmund and Hoppertunity on Wednesday, but he later indicated Hoppertunity probably will be shipped east... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Bitzka wins $100,000 Barretts Debutante at Los Alamitos7-5 favorite Spooky Woods was another half-length back in third and paid $2.10
Bitzka wins $100,000 Barretts Debutante at Los Alamitos
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 13 days ago
7-5 favorite Spooky Woods was another half-length back in third and paid $2.10 to show. Adorable and fourth-place Diva La Mousse are both trained by Hall of Famer Bob Baffert. The victory, worth $56,000, increased Bitzka's career earnings to $75,8... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Santa Anita's new turf course is open for businessChrome running in the Awesome Again Stakes. Beholder and Stellar Wind possibly
Santa Anita's new turf course is open for business
Los Angeles Times / Posted 15 days ago
Chrome running in the Awesome Again Stakes. Beholder and Stellar Wind possibly will meet again in the Zenyatta Stakes. And Klimt, a 2-year-old trained by Bob Baffert with a lot of Kentucky Derby buzz, is likely to go in the FrontRun... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Klimt gives trainer Baffert 13th victory in Del Mar Futurityfor 2-year-olds by 4 1/4 lengths Monday on closing day of the seaside track's s
Klimt gives trainer Baffert 13th victory in Del Mar Futurity
The Record Searchlight / Posted 24 days ago
for 2-year-olds by 4 1/4 lengths Monday on closing day of the seaside track's summer meet, giving Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert his 13th victory in the Grade 1 race. Ridden by Rafael Bejarano, Klimt ran seven furlongs in 1:21.80 and paid... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Klimt gives trainer Baffert 13th victory in Del Mar Futurityfor 2-year-olds by 4 1/4 lengths Monday on closing day of the seaside track's s
Klimt gives trainer Baffert 13th victory in Del Mar Futurity
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 24 days ago
for 2-year-olds by 4 1/4 lengths Monday on closing day of the seaside track's summer meet, giving Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert his 13th victory in the Grade 1 race. Ridden by Rafael Bejarano, Klimt ran seven furlongs in 1:21.80 and paid... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Klimt gives trainer Baffert 13th victory in Del Mar Futurityfor 2-year-olds by 4 1/4 lengths Monday on closing day of the seaside track's s
Klimt gives trainer Baffert 13th victory in Del Mar Futurity
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 24 days ago
for 2-year-olds by 4 1/4 lengths Monday on closing day of the seaside track's summer meet, giving Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert his 13th victory in the Grade 1 race. Ridden by Rafael Bejarano, Klimt ran seven furlongs in 1:21.80 and paid... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Klimt gives trainer Baffert 13th victory in Del Mar Futurityfor 2-year-olds by 4 1/4 lengths Monday on closing day of the seaside track's s
Klimt gives trainer Baffert 13th victory in Del Mar Futurity
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 24 days ago
for 2-year-olds by 4 1/4 lengths Monday on closing day of the seaside track's summer meet, giving Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert his 13th victory in the Grade 1 race. Ridden by Rafael Bejarano, Klimt ran seven furlongs in 1:21.80 and paid... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Movie review: Wheels fall off 'Ben-Hur' remake� all over a fallen roof tile. He�s ticked and taking names, egged on by his on
Movie review: Wheels fall off 'Ben-Hur' remake
McDonough County Voice / Posted 28 days ago
� all over a fallen roof tile. He�s ticked and taking names, egged on by his only friend, Ilderim, the first-century Bob Baffert of horse trainers. He�s played with much-needed gravitas by the dreadlocked Morgan Freeman, who doubles as the... Read more
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Sporting Life
Alex Hammond: Star appealCup Classic appeal? Wow, it was some performance wasn't it? He looks like a mo
Alex Hammond: Star appeal
Sporting Life / Posted 29 days ago
Cup Classic appeal? Wow, it was some performance wasn't it? He looks like a monster and is in the right hands with Bob Baffert doing the training. He clocked a time faster than any other winner in the 147 year history of the race and as he... Read more
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Mount Shasta Area Newspapers
Wheels fall off 'Ben-Hur' remake� all over a fallen roof tile. He�s ticked and taking names, egged on by his on
Wheels fall off 'Ben-Hur' remake
Mount Shasta Area Newspapers / Posted 30 days ago
� all over a fallen roof tile. He�s ticked and taking names, egged on by his only friend, Ilderim, the first-century Bob Baffert of horse trainers. He�s played with much-needed gravitas by the dreadlocked Morgan Freeman, who doubles as the... Read more
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Mount Shasta Area Newspapers
Wheels fall of 'Ben-Hur' remake� all over a fallen roof tile. He�s ticked and taking names, egged on by his on
Wheels fall of 'Ben-Hur' remake
Mount Shasta Area Newspapers / Posted 30 days ago
� all over a fallen roof tile. He�s ticked and taking names, egged on by his only friend, Ilderim, the first-century Bob Baffert of horse trainers. He�s played with much-needed gravitas by the dreadlocked Morgan Freeman, who doubles as the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Spa still buzzing over Arrogate's TraversCity Sunday before he and American Freedom, who was second in the Travers, head
Spa still buzzing over Arrogate's Travers
San Antonio Express-News / Posted a month ago
City Sunday before he and American Freedom, who was second in the Travers, head home to California. Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert flew to the West Coast on Sunday, but not before bringing Arrogate out for a meet-and-greet with the assembled... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Bridgewater suffers apparent practice injury, leaves facility in ambulanceseems to have moved on to a discussion of whether unbeaten Nyquist can win a Tr
Bridgewater suffers apparent practice injury, leaves facility in ambulance
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted a month ago
seems to have moved on to a discussion of whether unbeaten Nyquist can win a Triple Crown. Last year's Preakness winner, Bob Baffert, says he'll be surprised if he doesn't. Nyquist's trainer, Doug O'Neill, isn't quite ready to turn that... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Arrogate wins Travers Stakes at Saratogaa Triple Crown winner, only it came from a horse running in his first stakes ra
Arrogate wins Travers Stakes at Saratoga
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 1 months ago
a Triple Crown winner, only it came from a horse running in his first stakes race. Arrogate did for Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert on Saturday what American Pharoah couldn't accomplish a year ago in the $1.25 million Travers at Saratoga Race... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Gene Kershner’s Post Time: Arrogate runs away with Travers Stakesafter he dropped his career debut in April. Saturday’s margin of victory was th
Gene Kershner’s Post Time: Arrogate runs away with Travers Stakes
The Buffalo News / Posted 1 months ago
after he dropped his career debut in April. Saturday’s margin of victory was the third largest in Travers history. Trainer Bob Baffert captured his second Travers win, his last coming in his first attempt in 2001 with Point Given. He avenged last... Read more
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Boston Globe
Arrogate a runaway winner in Travers Stakeslike a steamroller. It would give his exercise rider, Dana Barnes, a thrill an
Arrogate a runaway winner in Travers Stakes
Boston Globe / Posted 1 months ago
like a steamroller. It would give his exercise rider, Dana Barnes, a thrill and put a smile on the face of his trainer, Bob Baffert. Still, it took a while for Arrogate’s mind to catch up with his legs. He was not ready for the racetrack as a... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
Travers Stakes: Baffert colt sets course recordhave been out after Drefong went virtually gate to wire in the King’s Bishop: B
Travers Stakes: Baffert colt sets course record
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 1 months ago
have been out after Drefong went virtually gate to wire in the King’s Bishop: Beware of California speed horses trained by Bob Baffert and ridden by Mike Smith. Three races later, Arrogate, another Baffert & Smith product dismissed at 11-1, tore... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Arrogate triumphs in Travers in record-setting fashionRace Course, setting a track record in the 1 1/4-mile race with a time of 1:59.
Arrogate triumphs in Travers in record-setting fashion
Staten Island Advance / Posted 1 months ago
Race Course, setting a track record in the 1 1/4-mile race with a time of 1:59.36. "It makes up for last year," trainer Bob Baffert told NBC. His Triple Crown winner, American Pharoah, finished second in the 2015 Travers. Arrogate, which went... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Arrogate wins Travers Stakes at Saratogamillion Travers Stakes on Saturday, finishing in a record time in beating 12 ot
Arrogate wins Travers Stakes at Saratoga
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 1 months ago
million Travers Stakes on Saturday, finishing in a record time in beating 12 other horses at Saratoga Race Course. The Bob Baffert-trained colt finished the 11/4-mile race in 1 minute, 59.36 seconds, setting both Travers and track records. His... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Predictions and TV info for today's Travers Stakes. Hint: Expect the unexpectedstarter geared for a big one off the post-Curlin four-week layoff. Watch the bo
Predictions and TV info for today's Travers Stakes. Hint: Expect the unexpected
Staten Island Advance / Posted 1 months ago
starter geared for a big one off the post-Curlin four-week layoff. Watch the board on this one. American Freedom at 6-1 (Bob Baffert/Rafael Bejarano) Baffert's late-bloomer hung on for second despite looking uncomfortable with the footing in the... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Travers field reduced to 13 with Majesto scratchthat. But this year, the experience of arriving for the Grade 1 Travers is noth
Travers field reduced to 13 with Majesto scratch
The Leader-Herald / Posted 1 months ago
that. But this year, the experience of arriving for the Grade 1 Travers is nothing like last year for Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert. "It's a totally different vibe this time," said Baffert, who arrived for the 146th Travers with Triple Crown... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Class field offers plenty of betting options for Traversand provide the race with class. In addition to the two classic winners, colts
Class field offers plenty of betting options for Travers
The Buffalo News / Posted 1 months ago
and provide the race with class. In addition to the two classic winners, colts from the barns of Hall of Fame trainers Bob Baffert and Steve Asmussen also are entered. The top two trainers at Saratoga this summer, Chad Brown and Todd Pletcher,... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Exaggerator to test Saratoga's reputation as the Graveyard of ChampionsHall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert dismisses Saratoga Race Course’s reputation as
Exaggerator to test Saratoga's reputation as the Graveyard of Champions
Los Angeles Times / Posted 1 months ago
Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert dismisses Saratoga Race Course’s reputation as the Graveyard of Champions, even after his American Pharoah joined the list of greats to lose here when he bowed in the Travers Stakes last August. “I think a lot of it... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
HORSE RACING: Exaggerator seeks Travers Stakes titleExaggerator, who turned in the worst performance of his career in the Belmont w
HORSE RACING: Exaggerator seeks Travers Stakes title
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 1 months ago
Exaggerator, who turned in the worst performance of his career in the Belmont when he finished 11th. Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert returns to Saratoga for this edition of the Travers with two promising colts in American Freedom and... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Borel looking forward to Saturday return at Ellis Park; Travers showdown setshould provide some pace. Last year, Triple Crown winner and Breeders’ Cup Cla
Borel looking forward to Saturday return at Ellis Park; Travers showdown set
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 1 months ago
should provide some pace. Last year, Triple Crown winner and Breeders’ Cup Classic winner American Pharoah, trained by Bob Baffert, lost just one race, and it was a hard-fought second to Keen Ice in the Travers. This year, Baffert brings two... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
WALLY HALL: Oaklawn thrives years after dour outlookWinStar Farms, which owns Creator -- was quoted in the news release about what
WALLY HALL: Oaklawn thrives years after dour outlook
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
WinStar Farms, which owns Creator -- was quoted in the news release about what a great track Oaklawn is, but he also said: "Bob Baffert has used it [Oaklawn] for a decade." Yes, the world's most famous trainer ships several horses to Oaklawn, and... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Oaklawn thrives years after dour outlookWinStar Farms, which owns Creator -- was quoted in the news release about what
Oaklawn thrives years after dour outlook
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
WinStar Farms, which owns Creator -- was quoted in the news release about what a great track Oaklawn is, but he also said: "Bob Baffert has used it [Oaklawn] for a decade." Yes, the world's most famous trainer ships several horses to Oaklawn, and... Read more
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San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Wilson: Victor Espinoza rise to greatness worth admiringand makes their mile-and-a-quarter journey that much easier through his actions
Wilson: Victor Espinoza rise to greatness worth admiring
San Gabriel Valley Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
and makes their mile-and-a-quarter journey that much easier through his actions and knowing how to handle them. As Bob Baffert, American Pharoah’s trainer, told me late last year, “(Victor) knew he was riding something super special. When... Read more
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Long Beach Press-Telegram
Wilson: Victor Espinoza rise to greatness worth admiringand makes their mile-and-a-quarter journey that much easier through his actions
Wilson: Victor Espinoza rise to greatness worth admiring
Long Beach Press-Telegram / Posted 1 months ago
and makes their mile-and-a-quarter journey that much easier through his actions and knowing how to handle them. As Bob Baffert, American Pharoah’s trainer, told me late last year, “(Victor) knew he was riding something super special. When... Read more
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San Bernardino Sun
Wilson: Victor Espinoza rise to greatness worth admiringand makes their mile-and-a-quarter journey that much easier through his actions
Wilson: Victor Espinoza rise to greatness worth admiring
San Bernardino Sun / Posted 1 months ago
and makes their mile-and-a-quarter journey that much easier through his actions and knowing how to handle them. As Bob Baffert, American Pharoah’s trainer, told me late last year, “(Victor) knew he was riding something super special. When... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Wilson: Victor Espinoza rise to greatness worth admiringand makes their mile-and-a-quarter journey that much easier through his actions
Wilson: Victor Espinoza rise to greatness worth admiring
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 1 months ago
and makes their mile-and-a-quarter journey that much easier through his actions and knowing how to handle them. As Bob Baffert, American Pharoah’s trainer, told me late last year, “(Victor) knew he was riding something super special. When... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Wilson: Victor Espinoza rise to greatness worth admiringand makes their mile-and-a-quarter journey that much easier through his actions
Wilson: Victor Espinoza rise to greatness worth admiring
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 1 months ago
and makes their mile-and-a-quarter journey that much easier through his actions and knowing how to handle them. As Bob Baffert, American Pharoah’s trainer, told me late last year, “(Victor) knew he was riding something super special. When... Read more
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