Copyright 2019 Bob BaffertMarley's Freedom 5-year-old debut in the $200,000 Santa Monica S. (G2) Feb. 16 at Santa Anita Park couldn't have been more impressive, winning by nearly two lengths over Selcourt...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/marleys-freedom-gallops-in-g2-santa-monica-s.htmlSat, 16 Feb 2019 19:08:00 GMT2019-02-16T19:08:00Marley's Freedom gallops in G2 Santa Monica S.Mucho Gusto set off the pace before taking the lead with a quarter-mile to run and drew off in the stretch to win the $150,000 Robert B. Lewis (G3) by nearly five lengths...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/mucho-gusto-draws-off-in-robert-lewis-s.-(g3).htmlSat, 02 Feb 2019 19:51:00 GMT2019-02-02T19:51:00Mucho Gusto draws off in Robert Lewis S. (G3)Justify's historic Triple Crown and undefeated season in 2018 earned the colt both Horse of the Year and champion Male 3-year-old honors at Thursday evening's Eclipse Awards...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/justify-crowned-horse-of-the-year-and-3yo-champ.htmlThu, 24 Jan 2019 21:08:00 GMT2019-01-24T21:08:00Justify crowned Horse of the Year & 3YO ChampBob Baffert's undefeated 2-year-old colt Game Winner was named the Champion 2-year-old Male at Thursday night's Eclipse Award Ceremony...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/game-winner-collects-2yo-male-eclipse-award.htmlThu, 24 Jan 2019 20:45:00 GMT2019-01-24T20:45:00Game Winner collects 2YO Male Eclipse AwardMcKinzie's incredible burst in the final furlong carried the 3-year-old colt to a 4 3/4-length victory in the $300,000 Malibu S. (G1)...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/mckinzie-outclasses-malibu-s.-(g1)-field.htmlThu, 27 Dec 2018 11:35:00 GMT2018-12-27T11:35:00McKinzie outclasses Malibu S. (G1) fieldChasing Yesterday's game victory in the $300,000 Starlet S. (G1) at Los Alamitos gave Bob Baffert a sweep of the 2-year-old stakes on the Saturday card...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/chasing-yesterday-triumphs-in-starlet-(g1).htmlSat, 08 Dec 2018 22:04:00 GMT2018-12-08T22:04:00Chasing Yesterday triumphs in Starlet (G1)Improbable's stellar performance in the $300,000 Los Alamitos Futurity (G1) gave Bob Baffert his record 11th winner in the race...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/improbable-rolls-in-los-alamitos-futurity-(g1).htmlSat, 08 Dec 2018 20:28:00 GMT2018-12-08T20:28:00Improbable rolls in Los Alamitos Futurity (G1)Marley's Freedom got her fourth graded stakes win of the year in the $250,000 Go For Wand H. (G3) on Dec. 1 at Aqueduct...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/marleys-freedom-prevails-in-go-for-wand-h.-(g3).htmlSun, 02 Dec 2018 16:47:00 GMT2018-12-02T16:47:00Marley's Freedom prevails in Go For Wand H. (G3)Bob Baffert chalked up his fifth win in the last eight runnings of the $100,000 Bob Hope S. (G3) Saturday at Del Mar...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/mucho-gusto-digs-in-to-win-bob-hope-s.-(g3).htmlSat, 17 Nov 2018 19:43:00 GMT2018-11-17T19:43:00Mucho Gusto digs in to win Bob Hope S. (G3)The field may have been small, but Chasing Yesterday proved she was the best of the three competitors in Monday's Desi Arnaz S...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/chasing-yesterday-class-of-desi-arnaz-s.htmlMon, 12 Nov 2018 20:54:00 GMT2018-11-12T20:54:00Chasing Yesterday class of Desi Arnaz S.Game Winner overcame getting squeezed at the start, a wide trip on both turns, and getting bumped in mid-stretch to win the $2 million Breeders' Cup Juvenile (G1)...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/game-winner-lives-up-to-his-name-in-bc-juvenile-(g1).htmlFri, 02 Nov 2018 19:51:00 GMT2018-11-02T19:51:00Game Winner lives up to his name in BC Juvenile (G1)Bob Baffert could have a future star in the 2-year-old colt Improbable, who is 2-for-2 following his 7 1/4-length romp in Friday's $100,000 Street Sense S...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/improbable-kicks-off-bc-weekend-for-baffert.htmlFri, 02 Nov 2018 19:34:00 GMT2018-11-02T19:34:00Improbable kicks off BC weekend for BaffertEntries for the 35th Breeders' Cup were drawn Monday in Louisville for the Nov. 2-3 event at Churchill Downs...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/classic-duo-highlights-baffert-bc-contingent.htmlMon, 29 Oct 2018 20:13:00 GMT2018-10-29T20:13:00Classic duo highlights Baffert BC contingentDel Mar Debutante (G1) runner-up Mother Mother led nearly every step of the way in Sunday’s $103,116 Rags to Riches S. to win by 1 ¾ lengths...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/mother-mother-gets-first-stakes-win-in-rags-to-riches-s.htmlSun, 28 Oct 2018 21:14:00 GMT2018-10-28T21:14:00Mother Mother gets first stakes win in Rags to Riches S.Chasing Yesterday got her first stakes win on Oct. 14 when the 2-year-old filly wore down It'sjustanillusion to take the Anoakia S. by a half-length...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/chasing-yesterday-annexes-anoakia-s.htmlSun, 14 Oct 2018 20:05:00 GMT2018-10-14T20:05:00Chasing Yesterday annexes Anoakia S.Vale Dori (ARG) broke a frustrating losing streak in a big way on Sunday, taking the $300,000 Zenyatta S. (G1)...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/vale-dori-rebounds-in-g1-zenyatta-s.htmlSun, 30 Sep 2018 17:34:00 GMT2018-09-30T17:34:00Vale Dori rebounds in G1 Zenyatta S.Game Winner stamped himself as a favorite for the upcoming Breeders' Cup Juvenile (G1) after a dominant performance in the $300,000 American Pharoah S. (G1)...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/game-winner-too-good-in-american-pharoah-s.-(g1).htmlSun, 30 Sep 2018 15:56:00 GMT2018-09-30T15:56:00Game Winner too good in American Pharoah S. (G1)McKinzie made his comeback in Saturday's $1 million Pennsylvania Derby (G1) a winning one, capturing the 1 1/8-mile affair by nearly two lengths...http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles/mckinzie-returns-to-take-pennsylvania-derby-(g1).htmlSat, 22 Sep 2018 19:33:00 GMT2018-09-22T19:33:00McKinzie returns to take Pennsylvania Derby (G1)Gary 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)http://www.bobbaffert.com/articles.rssBob BaffertThu, 14 Feb 2008 10:41:19 GMTen-us