Copyright 2018 Bob BaffertGary and Mary West's Game Winner rallied strongly in the stretch to pass a tiring Rowayton with a sixteenth to run to win the $300,000 Del Mar Futurity by 1 1/2-lengths...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/game-winner-gives-baffert-14th-del-mar-futurity-(g1).htmlMon, 03 Sep 2018 20:39:00 GMT2018-09-03T20:39:00Game Winner gives Baffert 14th Del Mar Futurity (G1)Dream Tree kept her perfect record intact in Sunday's $250,000 Prioress S. (G2) at Saratoga, drawing off to a 4 1/4-length win...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/undefeated-dream-tree-sparkles-in-prioress-s.-(g2).htmlMon, 03 Sep 2018 09:44:00 GMT2018-09-03T09:44:00Undefeated Dream Tree sparkles in Prioress S. (G2)Marley's Freedom gave Bob Baffert his second Grade 1 winner in about 30 minutes on Saturday at Saratoga when she scored a 3 1/4-length victory in the $500,000 Ballerina S. (G1)...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/marleys-freedom-rolls-again-in-ballerina-s.-(g1).htmlSat, 25 Aug 2018 20:03:00 GMT2018-08-25T20:03:00Marley's Freedom rolls again in Ballerina S. (G1)Abel Tasman thrilling win in Saturday's $700,000 Personal Ensign S. (G1) at Saratoga gave Bob Baffert his first win in the historic race...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/abel-tasman-prevails-in-personal-ensign-s.-(g1).htmlSat, 25 Aug 2018 20:00:00 GMT2018-08-25T20:00:00Abel Tasman prevails in Personal Ensign S. (G1)Once On Whiskey needed every bit of the long Los Alamitos stretch to catch Draft Pick, but did...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/once-on-whiskey-up-in-time-in-los-al-derby-(g3).htmlSun, 15 Jul 2018 20:06:00 GMT2018-07-15T20:06:00Once On Whiskey up in time in Los Al Derby (G3)Marley's Freedom made a huge move entering the stretch to go from last to first in less than a furlong to win the $200,000 Great Lady M Stakes (G2)...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/marleys-freedom-sweeps-to-victory-in-great-lady-m-(g2).htmlSat, 07 Jul 2018 21:07:00 GMT2018-07-07T21:07:00Marley's Freedom sweeps to victory in Great Lady M (G2)American Anthem and St. Joe Bay staged a thrilling stretch duel in Saturday's $250,000 San Carlos S. (G2), with American Anthem coming out on top by a head...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/american-anthem-full-of-heart-in-san-carlos-s.-(g2)-victory.htmlSat, 23 Jun 2018 21:44:00 GMT2018-06-23T21:44:00American Anthem full of heart in San Carlos S. (G2) victoryJustify certified his place in racing immortality when he won 150th Belmont S. (G1), defeating Gronkowski by nearly to length to become the 13th winner of the historic Triple Crown.http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/justify-makes-history-with-belmont-s.-(g1)-win.htmlSat, 09 Jun 2018 21:27:00 GMT2018-06-09T21:27:00Justify makes history with Belmont S. (G1) winHopperturnity found his best stride in the final furlong to win the $400,000 Brooklyn Inv. (G2) Saturday at Belmont Park...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/hoppertuntity-surgers-late-to-win-brookynn-inv.v-(g2).htmlSat, 09 Jun 2018 20:55:00 GMT2018-06-09T20:55:00Hoppertuntity surgers late to win Brookynn Inv. (G2)Abel Tasman earned her fifth career Grade 1 win and topped the $2 million earnings mark in Saturday's $750,000 Ogden Phipps S. (G1) at Belmont Park...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/spectacular-abel-tasman-dominates-ogden-phipps-s.-(g1).htmlSat, 09 Jun 2018 19:59:00 GMT2018-06-09T19:59:00Spectacular Abel Tasman dominates Ogden Phipps S. (G1)Justify's Triple Crown quest in Saturday's Belmont S. (G1) will begin from the inside post position in the field of 10 3-year-olds...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/justify-draws-post-1-for-belmont-s.-(g1).htmlWed, 06 Jun 2018 20:29:00 GMT2018-06-06T20:29:00Justify draws post 1 for Belmont S. (G1)Justify completed his major prep work for the June 9 Belmont S. (G1) with a five-furlong breeze on Monday morning at Churchill Downs, getting the distance in 1:01.40...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/justify-has-final-pre-belmont-s.-(g1)-workout.htmlMon, 04 Jun 2018 16:55:00 GMT2018-06-04T16:55:00Justify has final pre-Belmont S. (G1) workoutCicero Farms' Marley's Freedom cruised to a 7 1/4-length win in the $100,000 Desert Stormer S. (G3) on Sunday at Santa Anita Park...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/marleys-freedom-rolls-in-desert-stormer-s.-(g3).htmlSun, 27 May 2018 22:22:00 GMT2018-05-27T22:22:00Marley's Freedom rolls in Desert Stormer S. (G3)Justify is now on the cusp of history following his half-length victory in Saturday's $1.5 million Preakness S. (G1) at a very foggy and rainy Pimlico racetrack...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/justify-brilliant-in-preakness-s.-(g1)-victory.htmlSat, 19 May 2018 20:07:00 GMT2018-05-19T20:07:00Justify brilliant in Preakness S. (G1) victoryOne race before Justify's victory in the Preakness S. (G1), Ax Man unleashed his talent with an eye-catching 6 3/4-length tally in the $100,000 Sir Barton S...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/ax-man-fells-foes-in-sir-barton-s.htmlSat, 19 May 2018 18:18:00 GMT2018-05-19T18:18:00Ax Man fells foes in Sir Barton S.Like he did in the Kentucky Derby (G1), Justify drew post seven in the $1.5 million Preakness S. (G1) as he attempts to capture the second leg of the Triple Crown...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/justify-draws-post-seven-for-saturdays-preakness-(g1).htmlWed, 16 May 2018 20:27:00 GMT2018-05-16T20:27:00Justify draws post seven for Saturday's Preakness (G1)Justify put himself and his trainer Bob Baffert in the history books with his 2 ½-length win in the 144th Kentucky Derby (G1) at Churchill Downs...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/justify-joins-the-greats-with-kentucky-derby-(g1)-win.htmlSat, 05 May 2018 20:31:00 GMT2018-05-05T20:31:00Justify joins the greats with Kentucky Derby (G1) winTuesday's Kentucky Derby (G1) post position draw always has its tense moments, but Bob Baffert was very happy with the outcome for his two colts Justify and Solomini...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/kentucky-derby-(g1)-draw-goes-well-for-team-baffert.htmlTue, 01 May 2018 20:18:00 GMT2018-05-01T20:18:00Kentucky Derby (G1) draw goes well for team BaffertThe Baffert stable will send out a trio of stakes horses on the Friday May 4 card at Churchill Downs, headlined by Rayya in the Kentucky Oaks (G1)...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/rayya-abel-tasman-lead-baffert-contingent-on-kentucky-oaks-card.htmlMon, 30 Apr 2018 20:47:00 GMT2018-04-30T20:47:00Rayya, Abel Tasman lead Baffert contingent on Kentucky Oaks cardBob Baffert's dynamic 3-year-old colts Justify and Solomini had their final pre-Kentucky Derby (G1) workouts at Santa Anita Park, with Justify working on April 27 and Solomini working on April 29...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/justify-solomini-turn-in-final-works-for-kentucky-derby-144.htmlSun, 29 Apr 2018 15:11:00 GMT2018-04-29T15:11:00Justify, Solomini turn in final works for Kentucky Derby 144Dr. Dorr turned in a career-best performance for his trainer Bob Baffert in Saturday's Californian S. (G2) at Santa Anita, cruising to a 7 1/4-length win...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/dr.-dorr-rolls-to-californian-s.-(g2)-win.htmlSun, 29 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT2018-04-29T07:00:00Dr. Dorr rolls to Californian S. (G2) winHoppertunity, a veteran campaigner who is a favorite in Bob Baffert's barn, got back to his winning ways on Sunday at Santa Anita with a 6 1/2-length score in the $100,000 Tokyo City Cup (G3)...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/hoppertunity-cruises-in-tokyo-city-cup-(g3).htmlSun, 08 Apr 2018 22:10:00 GMT2018-04-08T22:10:00Hoppertunity cruises in Tokyo City Cup (G3)Justify's victory in Saturday's $1 million Santa Anita Derby (G1) gave his trainer Bob Baffert a record eighth win in the race...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/justify-glides-to-victory-in-1m-santa-anita-derby-(g1).htmlSat, 07 Apr 2018 21:39:00 GMT2018-04-07T21:39:00Justify glides to victory in $1M Santa Anita Derby (G1)Heck Yeah chalked up his third career stakes win in just five starts on Saturday when he took the $200,000 Echo Eddie S. at Santa Anita Park by 2 1/4-lengths...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/heck-yeah-back-to-winning-ways-in-echo-eddie-s.htmlSat, 07 Apr 2018 21:33:00 GMT2018-04-07T21:33:00Heck Yeah back to winning ways in Echo Eddie S.Dr. Dorr's first stakes win in Saturday's $75,000 Santana Mile was a family affair for his trainer Bob Baffert and wife Natalie, who owns the 5-year-old son of Lookin At Lucky...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/dr.-dorr-cruises-to-santana-mile-victory.htmlSat, 31 Mar 2018 20:09:00 GMT2018-03-31T20:09:00Dr. Dorr cruises to Santana Mile victoryThe buzz around Justify continues to build following his total demolition of a group of fellow 3-year-olds in a one-mile allowance race March 11 at Santa Anita Park...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/lofty-goals-for-justify-after-allowance-romp.htmlSun, 11 Mar 2018 17:50:00 GMT2018-03-11T17:50:00Lofty goals for Justify after allowance rompDespite just three career starts, Heck Yeah has a strong claim as the most versatile horse in Bob Baffert's barn...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/undefeated-heck-yeah-takes-cal-cup-derby.htmlMon, 19 Feb 2018 23:07:00 GMT2018-02-19T23:07:00Undefeated Heck Yeah takes Cal Cup DerbyPhoenix Thoroughbreds III's 3-year-old filly Dream Tree looked super in her nearly four-length victory in Sunday's $200,000 Las Virgenes S. (G2)...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/dream-tree-coasts-in-las-virgenes-s.-(g2).htmlMon, 05 Feb 2018 09:33:00 GMT2018-02-05T09:33:00Dream Tree coasts in Las Virgenes S. (G2)Heck Yeah's first stakes start was a winning one in Saturday's $100,000 California Cup Turf Sprint at Santa Anita Park...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/undefeated-heck-yeah-takes-turf-sprint.htmlSat, 27 Jan 2018 21:00:00 GMT2018-01-27T21:00:00Undefeated Heck Yeah takes Turf SprintThe Bob Baffert-trained pair of West Coast and Abel Tasman won 3-year-old Male and Female Eclipse Awards, respectively, at the annual Eclipse ceremony...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/baffert-3yo-duo-takes-home-eclipse-awards.htmlThu, 25 Jan 2018 22:59:00 GMT2018-01-25T22:59:00Baffert 3YO duo takes home Eclipse AwardsMourinho left little doubt who was the best 3-year-old in Monday's $150,000 Smarty Jones S. at Oaklawn Park, cruising to a 3 1/4-length front-running score...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/mourinho-dominates-oaklawns-smarty-jones-s.htmlMon, 15 Jan 2018 22:56:00 GMT2018-01-15T22:56:00Mourinho dominates Oaklawn's Smarty Jones S.Plein Air (IRE) gave both her trainer and owner quite a thrill on Jan. 14 when the 5-year-old mare scored a front-running victory in the 1 1/2-mile Astra S...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/plein-air-takes-astra-s.-in-u.s.-debut.htmlMon, 15 Jan 2018 16:46:00 GMT2018-01-15T16:46:00Plein Air takes Astra S. in U.S. DebutMcKinzie towered over the field in Saturday's $100,000 Sham S. (G3) at Santa Anita Park, coming away a 3 1/2-length winner...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/mckinzie-takes-sham-s.-(g3)-with-ease.htmlSun, 07 Jan 2018 09:18:00 GMT2018-01-07T09:18:00McKinzie takes Sham S. (G3) with easeBob Baffert tasted victory and defeat simultaneously in the $300,000 Los Alamitos CashCall Futurity S. (G1) on Saturday...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/thrilling-cashcall-futurity-(g1)-goes-to-mckinzie.htmlSat, 09 Dec 2017 22:15:00 GMT2017-12-09T22:15:00Thrilling CashCall Futurity (G1) goes to McKinziePhoenix Thoroughbred III's Dream Tree remained undefeated with a 3 1/4-length victory in Saturday's $300,000 Starlet S. (G1) at Los Alamitos...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/dream-tree-too-good-in-grade-1-starlet-s.htmlSat, 09 Dec 2017 21:43:00 GMT2017-12-09T21:43:00Dream Tree too good in Grade 1 Starlet S.Dream Tree has faced Midnight Bisou twice in her young career, and both times came away with nose victories over her foe...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/dream-tree-bests-midnight-bisou-in-desi-arnaz-s.htmlSat, 18 Nov 2017 22:48:00 GMT2017-11-18T22:48:00Dream Tree bests Midnight Bisou in Desi Arnaz S.Mubtaahij got his first Grade 1 win in the $300,000 Awesome Again S. (G1) at Santa Anita in his first start for Bob Baffert...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/mubtaahij-comes-up-big-in-awesome-again-s.-(g1).htmlSun, 01 Oct 2017 16:10:00 GMT2017-10-01T16:10:00Mubtaahij comes up big in Awesome Again S. (G1)West Coast turned in another commanding performance in the $1 million Pennsylvania Derby (G1), winning by 7 ¼ lengths...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/west-coast-dominates-pennsylvania-derby-(g1).htmlSun, 24 Sep 2017 14:57:00 GMT2017-09-24T14:57:00West Coast dominates Pennsylvania Derby (G1)Gary and Mary West's ultra-consistent colt West Coast gave Bob Baffert his second consecutive winner of the $1.25 million Travers S. (G1) Saturday at Saratoga...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/west-coast-goes-east-to-capture-travers-s.-(g1).htmlSat, 26 Aug 2017 19:23:00 GMT2017-08-26T19:23:00West Coast goes east to capture Travers S. (G1)Drefong made a triumphant return to Saratoga on Saturday, dominating the $600,000 Forego S. (G1)...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/drefong-super-in-grade-1-forego-s.htmlSat, 26 Aug 2017 19:02:00 GMT2017-08-26T19:02:00Drefong super in Grade 1 Forego S.http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles.rssBob BaffertThu, 14 Feb 2008 10:41:19 GMTen-us