Copyright 2018 Bob BaffertDespite 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.Cupid returned from a short summer vacation on Wednesday to win Del Mar’s $81,150 Harry F. Brubaker S...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/cupid-comes-back-to-win-harry-brubaker-s.htmlWed, 23 Aug 2017 21:21:00 GMT2017-08-23T21:21:00Cupid comes back to win Harry Brubaker S.Collected became racing’s newest millionaire on Saturday when he bested stablemate Arrogate by a half-length in the $1 million Pacific Classic (G1) at Del Mar...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/collected-tops-arrogate-in-1m-pacific-classic-(g1).htmlSat, 19 Aug 2017 22:38:00 GMT2017-08-19T22:38:00Collected tops Arrogate in $1M Pacific Classic (G1)Abel Tasman won her third straight Grade 1 race on Sunday with a scintillating performance in the $300,000 Coaching Club American Oaks at Saratoga...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/abel-tasman-adds-cc-oaks-(g1)-to-resume.htmlSun, 23 Jul 2017 21:09:00 GMT2017-07-23T21:09:00Abel Tasman adds CC Oaks (G1) to resumeGary and Mary West’s 3-year-old colt West Coast racked up his third straight win on Saturday with a 2 ¾-length score in the $200,000 Los Alamitos Derby (G3)...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/west-coast-scores-again-in-los-alamitos-derby-(g3).htmlSun, 16 Jul 2017 10:22:00 GMT2017-07-16T10:22:00West Coast scores again in Los Alamitos Derby (G3)Bob Baffert won his second San Carlos S. (G2) Saturday when Halo Farm's homebred colt Danzing Candy defeated Ransom the Moon...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/versatile-danzing-candy-wins-g2-san-carlos.htmlSat, 01 Jul 2017 21:11:00 GMT2017-07-01T21:11:00Versatile Danzing Candy wins G2 San CarlosCollected crushed the field in Saturday's $100,000 Precisionist S. (G3) at Santa Anita Park, winning by 14 lengths over stablemate Cat Burglar...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/baffert-runs-1-2-in-grade-3-precisionist-s.htmlSun, 25 Jun 2017 00:13:00 GMT2017-06-25T00:13:00Baffert runs 1-2 in Grade 3 Precisionist S.The Baoma Corporation's 3-year-old filly Faypien won a thrilling running of the $200,000 Summertime Oaks (G2) Saturday at Santa Anita Park...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/faypien-comes-up-big-in-summertime-oaks-(g2).htmlSun, 18 Jun 2017 13:54:00 GMT2017-06-18T13:54:00Faypien comes up big in Summertime Oaks (G2)Mor Spirit rolled to a six-length victory in Saturday's $1.2 million Metropolitan H. (G1), giving Bob Baffert his first win in the historic race...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/mor-spirit-caps-bafferts-spectacular-day-in-met-mile-(g1).htmlSat, 10 Jun 2017 22:55:00 GMT2017-06-10T22:55:00Mor Spirit caps Baffert's spectacular day in Met Mile (G1)American Anthem got his second straight graded stakes win on Saturday with a commanding 3 1/4-length victory in the $500,000 Woody Stephens S. (G2) at Belmont Park...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/american-anthem-dominates-woody-stephens-s.-(g2).htmlSat, 10 Jun 2017 17:21:00 GMT2017-06-10T17:21:00American Anthem dominates Woody Stephens S. (G2)China Horse Club and Clearsky Farms' Abel Tasman backed up her May 5 Kentucky Oaks (G1) with a one-length win in the $700,000 Acorn S. (G1)...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/abel-tasman-last-to-first-in-grade-1-acorn-s.htmlSat, 10 Jun 2017 17:02:00 GMT2017-06-10T17:02:00Abel Tasman last-to-first in Grade 1 Acorn S.Gary and Mary West's 3-year-old colt kicked off the Saturday stakes action on June 10 at Belmont Park with a dominating victory in the $150,000 Easy Goer S...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/west-coast-comes-east-to-take-easy-goer-s.htmlSat, 10 Jun 2017 16:42:00 GMT2017-06-10T16:42:00West Coast comes east to take Easy Goer S.Faithfully, a beautifully bred daughter of Smart Strike, handled her stakes debut with class, coming home a 2 1/2-length winner of the Santa Lucia S. Sunday at Santa Anita Park...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/faithfully-takes-santa-lucia-in-stakes-debut.htmlSun, 04 Jun 2017 21:06:00 GMT2017-06-04T21:06:00Faithfully takes Santa Lucia in stakes debutDanzing Candy and jockey Mike Smith made the $200,000 Lone Star Park H. (G3) look easy with a 4 3/4-length victory in the Texas track's signature race for older horses...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/danzing-candy-strolls-in-lone-star-park-h.-(g3).htmlSun, 28 May 2017 21:30:00 GMT2017-05-28T21:30:00Danzing Candy strolls in Lone Star Park H. (G3)Cupid's 4-year-old debut couldn't have turned out better as the striking gray colt rolled home in the Santa Anita Park stretch to win the $500,000 Gold Cup (G1) by 3 1/4-lengths...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/cupid-give-baffert-sixth-gold-cup-(g1).htmlSat, 27 May 2017 21:03:00 GMT2017-05-27T21:03:00Cupid gives Baffert sixth Gold Cup (G1)Faypien got the best of Noted and Quoted by about a half-length in Sunday's Angels Flight S. at Santa Anita Park to lead a 1-2 finish for Bob Baffert in the seven furlong contest for 3-year-old fillies...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/faypien-leads-baffert-exacta-in-angels-flight-s.htmlSun, 14 May 2017 20:00:00 GMT2017-05-14T20:00:00Faypien leads Baffert exacta in Angels Flight S.After spending most of the spring on the Triple Crown trail, American Anthem won the $100,000 Lazaro Barrera S. (G3) Saturday at Santa Anita Park...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/american-anthem-speeds-to-victory-in-grade-3-laz-barrera-s.htmlSat, 13 May 2017 21:29:00 GMT2017-05-13T21:29:00American Anthem speeds to victory in Grade 3 Laz Barrera S.Mor Spirit chalked up his third career graded stakes win on Sunday with an easy score in the $200,000 Sexton Mile at Lone Star Park...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/mor-spirit-dominates-lone-stars-sexton-mile-(g3).htmlSun, 07 May 2017 20:40:00 GMT2017-05-07T20:40:00Mor Spirit dominates Lone Star's Sexton Mile (G3)Vale Dori (ARG) is on the cusp of millionaire status after winning Sunday's $100,000 Adoration S. (G3) at Santa Anita Park...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/vale-dori-digs-in-to-take-adoration-s.-(g3).htmlSun, 07 May 2017 20:21:00 GMT2017-05-07T20:21:00Vale Dori digs in to take Adoration S. (G3)China Horse Club and Clearsky Farms’ Abel Tasman rallied from far back and then held off a late bid from Daddy's Lil Darling to win the $1,000,000 Kentucky Oaks (G1)...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/abel-tasman-becomes-bafferts-third-ky-oaks-(g1)-winner.htmlFri, 05 May 2017 23:23:00 GMT2017-05-05T23:23:00Abel Tasman becomes Baffert's third KY Oaks (G1) winnerCollected is now 2-for-2 in 2017 following Saturday's big win in the $200,000 Californian S. (G2) at Santa Anita...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/collected-dominates-in-g2-californian-s.htmlSun, 23 Apr 2017 16:55:00 GMT2017-04-23T16:55:00Collected dominates in G2 Californian S.Lord Simba made the rare jump from maiden winner to graded stakes winner in Saturday's $100,000 Los Angeles S. (G3)...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/lord-simba-takes-los-angeles-s.-(g3)-in-stakes-debut.htmlSat, 15 Apr 2017 18:48:00 GMT2017-04-15T18:48:00Lord Simba takes Los Angeles S. (G3) in stakes debutBob Baffert's multiple graded stakes winner Collected made his first start since last year's Preakness S. (G1) in Saturday's $83,000 Santana Mile S. at Santa Anita Park and came away a 3 3/4-length winner...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/collected-at-his-best-in-santana-mile-s.htmlSun, 02 Apr 2017 15:50:00 GMT2017-04-02T15:50:00Collected at his best in Santana Mile S.Meydan racecaller Terry Spargo proclaimed Arrogate the “21st century Man o' War” after the modern-day superstar turned in a performance for the ages...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/arrogate-absolutely-stellar-in-dubai-gold-cup-(g1).htmlSat, 25 Mar 2017 16:53:00 GMT2017-03-25T16:53:00Arrogate absolutely stellar in Dubai Gold Cup (G1)Vale Dori (ARG) affirmed her status as the top older filly or mare on the West Coast with an authoritative victory in the $400,000 Santa Margarita S. (G1)...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/vale-dori-runs-winning-streak-to-five-in-santa-margarita-s.-(g1).htmlSat, 18 Mar 2017 22:16:00 GMT2017-03-18T22:16:00Vale Dori runs winning streak to five in Santa Margarita S. (G1)Mor Spirit shook off the strong challenge of Madefromlucky to take Saturday's $250,000 Essex H. at Oaklawn Park by about 2 1/2-lengths...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/mor-spirit-powers-to-essex-h.-win.htmlSat, 18 Mar 2017 18:48:00 GMT2017-03-18T18:48:00Mor Spirit powers to Essex H. winMastery turned in a dominating performance in winning Saturday's $400,000 San Felipe S. (G2), defeating Iliad by 6 3/4-lengths...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/mastery-takes-san-felipe-s.-(g2)-by-nearly-seven-lengths.htmlSat, 11 Mar 2017 21:54:00 GMT2017-03-11T21:54:00Mastery takes San Felipe S. (G2) by nearly seven lengthshttp://www.bobbaffert.com/articles.rssBob BaffertThu, 14 Feb 2008 10:41:19 GMTen-us