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Sunday, December 4, 2022
Speed Boat Beach outkicked Game Time in the final furlong to win the $100,000 Cecil B. DeMille S. (G3) by a half-length over the Del Mar turf on Dec. 4...
Monday, November 28, 2022
Defunded was followed under the wire by Azul Coast in Sunday’s $150,000 Native Diver S. (G3) to give the Bob Baffert barn a 1-2 finish...
Sunday, November 20, 2022
Havnameltdown held off stablemate Newgate to win Sunday’s $100,000 Bob Hope S. (G3) by 1 ¼-lengths...
 
Sunday, December 4, 2022
Speed Boat Beach outkicked Game Time in the final furlong to win the $100,000 Cecil B. DeMille S. (G3) by a half-length over the Del Mar turf on Dec. 4...
Monday, November 28, 2022
Defunded was followed under the wire by Azul Coast in Sunday’s $150,000 Native Diver S. (G3) to give the Bob Baffert barn a 1-2 finish...
Sunday, November 20, 2022
Havnameltdown held off stablemate Newgate to win Sunday’s $100,000 Bob Hope S. (G3) by 1 ¼-lengths...
Monday, October 31, 2022
Bob Baffert, the all-time leading Breeders’ Cup winner by money won with more than $38 million in purses, will send out five runners in the 2022 renewal...
Saturday, October 8, 2022
Cave Rock topped an historic 1-2-3-4 finish for Bob Baffert in Saturday’s $300,000 American Pharoah S. (G1) at Santa Anita Park...
Sunday, October 2, 2022
Bob Baffert won Santa Anita Park’s $100,000 Speakeasy S. for a record seventh time on Sunday with Speed Boat Beach, who is now headed to Keeneland for the Breeders’ Cup...
Sunday, October 2, 2022
For the second time in as many tries, Midnight Memories won a graded stakes, the latest coming on Oct. 2 at Santa Anita...
Saturday, October 1, 2022
Bob Baffert won his third straight, and record eighth overall, Awesome Again S. (G1) Saturday with Defunded, who bested his stablemate Country Grammer by 1 ¾-lengths in what was a Breeders’ Cup “Win and You’re In” qualifying race...
Monday, September 26, 2022
Bob Baffert captured the top two spots in Sunday’s Capote S. at Los Alamitos when Hard to Figure bested his stablemate Massimo by three lengths...
Saturday, September 24, 2022
Taiba, who narrowly missed to Cyberknife in the Haskell (G1) last month, made amends with a rousing score in Saturday’s $1 million Pennsylvania Derby, his second Grade 1 victory...
Monday, September 12, 2022
Cave Rock and Havnameltdown gave the Bob Baffert barn a 1-2 finish in Sunday’s $300,000 Del Mar...
Sunday, September 4, 2022
Midnight Memories won a stretch-long duel with Desert Dawn in Sunday’s $125,000 Torrey Pines S. (G3) at Del Mar...
Saturday, August 27, 2022
Bob Baffert won his record eighth Pat O’Brien S. (G2) Saturday at Del Mar when Laurel River rolled home a six-length winner...
Sunday, August 14, 2022
Havnameltdown gave Bob Baffert a record ninth winner of the Best Pal S. (G3) on Sunday at Del Mar...
Thursday, July 28, 2022
Fun to Dream looked ready for stiffer competition in her stakes debut on July 28 at Del Mar, drawing away in the stretch to take the $175,000 Fleet Treat S. by 9 ¾-lengths...
Sunday, July 10, 2022
Bob Baffert won his sixth straight Los Alamitos Derby with High Connection on Saturday, marking his twelfth overall win in the race...
Saturday, March 26, 2022
Country Grammer’s win in Saturday’s $12 million Dubai World Cup (G1) marked the fourth time Bob Baffert has won the race that annually draws the best horses from around the world...
Monday, March 7, 2022
Eda bested stablemate Under the Stars by a half-length in Sunday’s $100,000 Santa Ysabel S. (G3) to give trainer Bob Baffert a 1-2 finish...
Saturday, March 5, 2022
As Time Goes By rolled to a 2 ¼-length win in Saturday’s $500,000 Beholder Mile (G1) to give the royally-bred 5-year-old her first Grade 1 victory...
Saturday, March 5, 2022
Cezanne kicked clear of Principe Carlo at the top of the stretch to win Saturday’s $200,000 San Carlos S. (G2) at Santa Anita Park...
Saturday, February 26, 2022
Bob Baffert earned his first Saudi Derby Cup (G3) victory Saturday evening at King Abdulaziz Racecourse when Pinehurst held off the late charge by Sekifu (JPN) by a half-length...
Sunday, February 13, 2022
Bob Baffert took home his third El Camino Real Derby on Saturday at Golden Gate Fields on Saturday when Blackadder surged past Mackinnon in the final strides...
Thursday, February 10, 2022
The brilliant undefeated colt Corniche won the Eclipse Award as Champion 2-year-old Male during Thursday's ceremony at Santa Anita Park...
Sunday, February 6, 2022
Messier gave Bob Baffert his second decisive graded stakes winner on the Sunday card at Santa Anita when the 3-year-old colt powered home by 15 lengths...
Sunday, February 6, 2022
Adare Manor dominated her competition in Sunday’s $200,000 Las Virgenes S. (G3), drawing off with authority in the stretch...
Sunday, February 6, 2022
Merneith fended off a stiff challenge by Ce Ce in the stretch to win Saturday’s $200,000 Santa Monica S. (G2) by a widening three lengths...
Saturday, January 29, 2022
Essential Wager made a big splash in his stakes debut Saturday at Santa Anita Park, taking the $200,000 Palos Verdes S. (G3)...
Saturday, January 29, 2022
Bob Baffert got his record-tying fifth win in the Southwest S. (G3) on Saturday when Newgrange used a late push to come home a 1 ½-length winner...
Sunday, January 16, 2022
Three horses from the Bob Baffert stable were announced as finalists for the 2021 Eclipse Awards when the list was released on Saturday.
Sunday, January 9, 2022
Under the Stars turned back a stubborn Awake at Midnyte to win Saturday’s $200,000 Santa Ynez S. (G2) at Santa Anita Park...
Saturday, January 1, 2022
As Time Goes By rolled to a 13 ½-length win in Saturday’s $200,000 La Canada S. (G2) at Santa Anita Park...
Saturday, January 1, 2022
The 2022 racing season at Santa Anita kicked off with Bob Baffert winning his third straight Sham S. (G3) on New Year’s Day as the speedy Newgrange tallied a 2 ¾-length win...
Sunday, December 26, 2021
Kalypso drew off in the final furlong of the $300,000 La Brea S. (G1) Sunday at Santa Anita, winning the seven furlong contest by 4 ¾-lengths...
Sunday, December 5, 2021
As Time Goes By survived a very quick early pace and losing the lead in midstretch to win the $100,000 Bayakoa S. (G3)...
Sunday, December 5, 2021
Eda’s game victory in the $300,000 Starlet S. on Dec. 4 at Los Alamitos gave Bob Baffert his fifth straight win in the Grade 1 race for 2-year-old fillies...
Sunday, November 21, 2021
Azul Coast dug in game in the final furlong to hold off Kiss Today Goodbye by a half-length in Saturday’s Native Diver S. (G3)...
Monday, November 15, 2021
Messier’s clear victory in Sunday’s $100,000 Bob Hope S. (G3) gave his trainer Bob Baffert his seventh win in the past 10 years...
Sunday, November 14, 2021
Eda had little trouble winning Saturday’s $100,000 Desi Arnaz S. at Del Mar, drawing off in the stretch to coast to a 4 ¼-length victory...
Monday, November 8, 2021
Bob Baffert got his first career stakes win in Aqueduct’s Nashua S. (G3) when Rockefeller went gate-to-wire to take the $150,000 race for 2-year-olds by 2 ¾-lengths...
Friday, November 5, 2021
Undefeated Corniche what is almost certainly a championship season with a front-running score in the $2 million Breeders’ Cup Juvenile (G1) Friday at Del Mar...
Thursday, November 4, 2021
Returning champion Gamine and Kentucky Derby (G1) winner Medina Spirit are among the eight horses Bob Baffert...
Monday, October 25, 2021
Baoma Corporation’s 2-year-old filly earned her first stakes win Sunday at Santa Anita Park with a 2 ¾-length score in the $75,000 Anokia S...
Sunday, October 3, 2021
Private Mission is likely headed to the Breeders’ Cup after the 3-year-old Into Mischief filly defeated older horses in Sunday’s $200,000 Zenyatta S. (G2)...
Sunday, October 3, 2021
Medina Spirit drew off impressively down the Santa Anita Park stretch to score a five-length win in Saturday’s $300,000 Awesome Again S. (G1)...
Saturday, October 2, 2021
Corniche became Bob Baffert’s 10th winner of the American Pharoah S. (G1) on Friday at Santa Anita Park when the 2-year-old colt cruised to a 3 ¼-length victory over Pappacap...
Sunday, September 19, 2021
After a close second in his Aug. 1 maiden debut at Del Mar, Enbarr came back to get his first victory in Saturday’s $75,000 Capote S...
Monday, September 6, 2021
When Pinehurst crossed the wire a 4 1/2-length winner in Monday's $300,000 Del Mar Futurity (G1), it marked a record 15th time a Bob Baffert-trained 2-year-old had won the race...
Sunday, September 5, 2021
Grace Adler cruised to a 11 1/4-length victory in Sunday's $300,000 Del Mar Debutante to give Bob Baffert his 10th victory in the seven-furlong contest for 2-year-old fillies...
Sunday, August 29, 2021
Making his first start since the Preakness (G1), Medina Spirit returned victorious in Sunday's $100,000 Shared Belief S. at Del Mar...
Saturday, August 28, 2021
Gamine's championship form was on full display in Saturday's $500,000 Ballerina S. (G1) as the 4-year-old filly zipped to a front-running victory...
Saturday, August 21, 2021
Private Mission gave trainer Bob Baffert his sixth winner of the $100,000 Torrey Pines S. (G3) Saturday at Del Mar
Tuesday, July 6, 2021
Gamine dominated her competition in Monday's $200,000 Great Lady M Stakes (G2) at Los Alamitos, drawing off in the long stretch to win by 10 lengths in a near track-record performance...
Monday, July 5, 2021
Classier nosed out stablemate Defunded in a head-bobbing finish in Sunday's $150,000 Los Alamitos Derby (G3)...
Monday, May 31, 2021
Country Grammer and Royal Ship (BRZ) staged a terrific stretch-long duel in the $300,000 Hollywood Gold Cup (G1) on Memorial Day at Santa Anita Park...
Saturday, May 29, 2021
Magic on Tap returned to sprinting in Saturday's $200,000 Triple Bend S. (G2) for the first time since his debut and came away with a two-length victory...
Monday, May 24, 2021
After Hudson Ridge suffered an unlucky defeat in a May 1 maiden race, Bob Baffert saw enough in the 3-year-old colt to run in Sunday's $100,000 Cinema S...
Sunday, May 23, 2021
As Time Goes By scored a narrow victory in Saturday's $200,000 Santa Maria S. (G2) to give the 4-year-old her second consecutive graded stakes win...
Saturday, May 1, 2021
Medina Spirit incredibly determined Kentucky Derby (G1) victory over Mandaloun gave Bob Baffert a record seventh winner in the Run for the Roses...
Saturday, May 1, 2021
Du Jour, owned by Bob Baffert's wife Jill along with Debbie Lanni, surged past Winfromwithin in the final furlong to score a 1 1/2-length victory in the $500,000 American Turf S. (G2)...
Saturday, May 1, 2021
Gamine's victory in Saturday's $500,000 Derby City Distaff (G1) not only made the champion filly a millionaire, but also gave Bob Baffert a record 220th Grade 1 winner...
Wednesday, April 28, 2021
Bob Baffert will go for a record seventh win in the Kentucky Derby (G1) when he saddles Medina Spirit in Saturday's Run for the Roses...
Saturday, April 24, 2021
As Time Goes By got her first graded stakes win in Saturday's $200,000 Santa Margarita S. (G2) in emphatic fashion, romping home by 9 1/4-lengths...
Sunday, April 18, 2021
Cezanne was more than ready to run after and eight-month layoff in Sunday's $100,000 Kona Gold S. (G3) at Santa Anita Park, rolling to a 10-length victory...
Sunday, April 4, 2021
Gamine, last year's champion female sprinter, began 2021 with a thoroughly convincing win in Sunday's Las Flores S. (G3)...
Monday, March 29, 2021
Ax Man got some welcome class relief in Sunday's Santana Mile and responded with a rousing 4 1/2-length win for his owner/breeders Hal and Patti Earnhardt...
Sunday, March 14, 2021
Undefeated Concert Tour took a big step on the way to the Kentucky Derby (G1) with a commanding 4 1/4-length victory over stablemate Hozier in Saturday's $1 million Rebel S. (G2)...
Saturday, March 13, 2021
Triple Tap, a half-brother to 2015 Triple Crown winner and Horse of the Year American Pharoah, was the easiest of winners in his debut...
Sunday, March 7, 2021
Beautiful Gift added her name to the list of this year's Kentucky Oaks (G1) favorites with a dramatic win in Sunday's Santa Ysabel S. (G3)...
Saturday, March 6, 2021
Life Is Good turned Saturday's $300,000 San Felipe S. (G2) into a one-horse race with a powerful stretch run, drawing off to beat stablemate Medina Spirit by eight lengths...
Saturday, February 13, 2021
The Baffert barn hit the trifecta and added Merneith to its stable of graded stakes winners on Saturday...
Saturday, February 6, 2021
Concert Tour out-finished his stablemate Freedom Fighter in Saturday's $200,000 San Vicente S. (G2) at Santa Anita Park...
Saturday, January 30, 2021
Medina Spirit gave Bob Baffert his fifth win in the past eight runnings of the Robert B. Lewis S. (G3) with a gritty neck victory in a three-way photo...
Friday, January 29, 2021
Authentic's Horse of the Year Award topped a stellar night at the Eclipse Awards for the Bob Baffert stable...
Saturday, January 16, 2021
Authentic and Improbable, both trained by Bob Baffert, were named 2020 Horse of the Year Eclipse Award finalists when the nominees were announced Saturday...
Sunday, January 10, 2021
Qahira got her first stakes win on Jan. 10 when the Bob Baffert trainee won the $75,000 Kalookan Queen S. at Santa Anita Park...
Sunday, January 3, 2021
Kalypso topped a terrific weekend for the Bob Baffert stable with a sharp score in Sunday’s $200,000 Santa Ynez S. (G2)...
Saturday, January 2, 2021
Life Is Good led a Bob Baffert exacta with a victory in Saturday's $100,000 Sham S. (G3) at Santa Anita Park, defeating stablemate Medina Spirit by three-quarters of a length...
Saturday, December 26, 2020
Charlatan won Saturday's $300,000 Malibu S. (G1) at Santa Anita Park in convincing style, coming back from a seven-month layoff to score by 4 1/2-lengths...
Saturday, December 19, 2020
Spielberg provided plenty of drama but prevailed over The Great One to win Saturday's $200,000 Los Alamitos Futurity (G2) by a nose...
Saturday, December 5, 2020
Varda rallied from last at the top of the stretch to win Saturday's $300,000 Starlet S. (G1) at Los Alamitos Racetrack by 1 1/2-lengths, the first graded stakes win for the 2-year-old filly...
Saturday, November 7, 2020
Authentic's 2 1/4-length victory over Improbable gave Bob Baffert a 1-2 finish in Saturday's $6 million Breeders' Cup Classic (G1) at Keeneland...
Saturday, November 7, 2020
Gamine capped a stellar 3-year-old season with a track-record setting performance in Saturday's $1 Breeders' Cup Filly and Mare Sprint (G1) at Keeneland...
Saturday, November 7, 2020
Merneith ran down a stubborn Motivated Seller in the final strides to win the $125,000 Fort Springs S. Saturday at Keeneland...
Wednesday, November 4, 2020
Bob Baffert's six Breeders' Cup entrants are a blend of 2-year-olds, 3-year-olds, and some of the top older horses in training...
Monday, September 28, 2020
Kentucky Derby (G1) winner Authentic and star-crossed stablemate Thousand Words drew posts nine and five, respectively, for Saturday's $1 million Preakness S. (G1)...
Saturday, September 26, 2020
Improbable gave his trainer Bob Baffert a record sixth win in the $300,000 Awesome Again S. (G1) on Saturday...
Saturday, September 26, 2020
Princess Noor turned in another spectacular performance in Saturday's $200,000 Chandelier S. (G1)...
Monday, September 7, 2020
Princess Noor's win in the Sept. 6 Del Mar Debutante (G1) continued an incredible weekend for Bob Baffert that also saw him win his sixth Kentucky Derby (G1)...
Saturday, September 5, 2020
In an extremely game effort, Authentic held off Tiz the Law by 1 1/4-lengths to win the Kentucky Derby (G1) Saturday at Churchill Downs...
Monday, August 31, 2020
Bob Baffert's brilliant 3-year-old filly Gamine was made the morning line favorite for the 2020 Kentucky Oaks (G1) after the field of nine 3-year-old fillies was drawn Monday...
Sunday, August 23, 2020
Maximum Security was at his best once again in Saturday's $500,000 Pacific Classic (G1) at Del Mar...
Saturday, August 8, 2020
Bob Baffert's brilliant 3-year-old filly Gamine turned in another spectacular performance in...
Monday, August 3, 2020
Fighting Mad's victory in Sunday's Clement L. Hirsch (G1) capped a huge weekend for the Baffert stable...
Saturday, August 1, 2020
Improbable moved to the top of the older male division with his two-length victory in Saturday's $750,000 Whitney S. (G1) at Saratoga, his second Grade 1 win in a row...
Saturday, August 1, 2020
Thousands Words defeated Honor A.P. by a half-length in Saturday's $100,000 Shared Belief S. at Del Mar...
Sunday, July 26, 2020
Maximum Security, making his debut for the Bob Baffert barn, battled to a nose victory over Midcourt in the $150,000 San Diego H. (G2) Saturday at Del Mar...
Saturday, July 18, 2020
Authentic held off a furious late charge by NY Traffic to win Saturday's $1 million Haskell S. (G1) by a nose, earning the 3-year-old colt another 100 points on the Road to the Kentucky Derby...
Saturday, July 4, 2020
Bob Baffert has another strong Kentucky Derby (G1) contender in Uncle Chuck after the 3-year-old colt powered to a four-length victory in the $150,000 Los Alamitos Derby (G3)...
Saturday, June 20, 2020
Gamine's brilliant 18 3/4-length victory in Saturday's $300,000 Acorn S. (G1) lowered the stakes record by more than a second in what was the 3-year-old filly's first stakes start...
Saturday, June 13, 2020
Gingham got a very patient ride from Mike Smith, running down Been Studying Her late to take the Angels Flight S...

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