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Sunday, July 12, 2015
Fantastic Style rolled to a 3 ½-length victory in the $200,000 Great Lady M (G2) Saturday at Los Alamitos Race Course...
Sunday, July 05, 2015
In a thrilling finish, Gimme Da Lute came out on top by a nose over Prospect Park in Saturday’s $350,000 Los Alamitos Derby (G2) to give Bob Baffert his sixth win in the race...
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
The Triple Crown festivities continued on Wednesday when Bob Baffert was interviewed...
 

Racing

Sunday, July 12, 2015
Fantastic Style rolled to a 3 ½-length victory in the $200,000 Great Lady M (G2) Saturday at Los Alamitos Race Course...

Sunday, July 05, 2015
In a thrilling finish, Gimme Da Lute came out on top by a nose over Prospect Park in Saturday’s $350,000 Los Alamitos Derby (G2) to give Bob Baffert his sixth win in the race...

Saturday, June 06, 2015
Zayat Stables’ homebred superstar American Pharoah made history for his trainer Bob Baffert on Saturday, winning the Belmont S. (G1) to become racing’s 12th Triple Crown winner...

Saturday, May 16, 2015
American Pharoah continued on his quest for the Triple Crown with a spectacular seven length victory in the $1.5 million Preakness S. (G1), earning Bob Baffert his sixth victory in the race...

Saturday, May 02, 2015
It had been 13 years since Bob Baffert won his third Kentucky Derby (G1), but American Pharoah put an end to the drought with a hard-fought one length victory on Saturday at Churchill Downs...

Thursday, April 30, 2015
Bob Baffert is in the enviable, yet nerve-wracking, position of having the two morning line favorites for Saturday’s $2 million Kentucky Derby (G1)...

Saturday, April 11, 2015
The superlatives flowed following American Pharoah’s incredible win in Saturday’s $1 million Arkansas Derby (G1)...

Saturday, April 04, 2015
Dortmund put on another powerhouse display in winning Saturday’s Santa Anita Derby (G1) by four lengths over stablemate One Lucky Dane...

Saturday, March 28, 2015
Secret Circle scored his biggest victory since winning the 2013 Breeders’ Cup Sprint (G1) with a thrilling victory in the $2 million Dubai Golden Shaheen Saturday at Meydan Racecourse...

Saturday, March 14, 2015
American Pharoah turned his highly-anticipated 2015 debut into a one-horse race with a dazzling stretch run in Saturday’s $750,000 Rebel S. at Oaklawn Park...

Saturday, March 07, 2015
Dortmund took another step towards the Kentucky Derby (G1) with a handy 1 ¼-length victory Saturday’s San Felipe S. (G2)...

Saturday, February 07, 2015
Dortmund and Firing Line staged an electrifying battle in the Santa Anita stretch in Saturday’s Robert B. Lewis S. (G3)...

Sunday, February 01, 2015
Lord Nelson held off Breeders’ Cup Juvenile (G1) winner Texas Red in the Santa Anita Park stretch to take the $200,000 San Vicente S. (G2)...

Sunday, February 01, 2015
Spendthrift Farm’s Callback battled to a front-running, half-length tally in Saturday’s $300,000 Las Virgenes S. (G1) at Santa Anita Park...

Saturday, January 17, 2015
Zayat Stables’ brilliant 2-year-old colt American Pharoah earned his owner their first Eclipse Award when he was named 2014 2-year-old Champion Male...

Saturday, January 10, 2015
Mike Pegram, Karl Watson and Paul Weitman’s Hoppertunity became racing’s newest millionaire with a commanding 1 ¾-length victory in the $200,000 San Pasqual S. (G2)...

Sunday, December 21, 2014
Dortmund gave Bob Baffert a record seventh victory in the Los Alamitos Futurity (G1) on Saturday,...

Saturday, December 06, 2014
Karl Watson, Michael E Pegram and Paul Weitman’s Tiz Midnight made her owners all smiles on Saturday with a record-setting performance in the $200,000 Bayakoa S. (G2)...

Saturday, November 29, 2014
Hoppertunity, who missed his shot to run in this year’s Kentucky Derby (G1) when he was injured a few days before the race, triumphantly returned to Churchill Downs on Friday to score a half-length victory in the $500,000 Clark H. (G1)...

Saturday, November 01, 2014
Bob Baffert had to sweat out a thrilling stretch run and then anxious moments while the Santa Anita stewards considered an inquiry, but in the end the Hall of Fame trainer got his first win in the $5 million Breeders’ Cup Classic (G1)...

Sunday, September 28, 2014
American Pharoah won his second straight Grade 1 race Saturday in the $300,000 FrontRunner S. at Santa Anita Park...

Saturday, September 20, 2014
Kaleem Shah’s Bayern rolled to a front-running, 5 ¾-length victory in the $1 million Pennsylvania Derby (G2), defeating dual Classic winner California Chrome...

Wednesday, September 03, 2014
Zayat Stables’ American Pharoah gave Bob Baffert his record-extending 12th Del Mar Futurity (G1)...

Sunday, July 27, 2014
Bob Baffert collected a record seventh Haskell Invitation (G1) on Sunday when Bayern blew away a stellar field by seven lengths in front-running style...

Saturday, July 26, 2014
Fed Biz's track record setting performance in the $200,000 San Diego H. (G2) Saturday at Del Mar also gave trainer Bob Baffert his first career win in the 1 1/16-mile contest...

Sunday, July 20, 2014
Despite a very wide trip, Kaleem Shah's 2-year-old filly was brilliant in her debut Sunday at Del Mar, covering five furlongs in a track-record time of :57.39...

Saturday, June 28, 2014
Seemingly beaten with a furlong to go, Declassify battled back along the rail for a well-deserved win in the $300,000 Triple Bend S. (G1) Saturday at Santa Anita Park...

Saturday, June 21, 2014
Zayat Stables' homebred 3-year-old filly Jojo Warrior broke into the ranks of stakes winners in a big way Saturday at Santa Anita Park, rolling to a 5 1/4-length victory in the $200,750 Summertime Oaks (G2)...

Saturday, June 07, 2014
Bayern left a field of very good 3-year-olds in his wake a the top of the Belmont Park stretch, striding away powerfully to win the $500,000 Woody Stephens (G2) by 7 1/2-lengths...

Saturday, June 07, 2014
Bob Baffert got his second graded stakes win of the day when Can the Man took the $100,000 Affirmed S. (G3) for 3-year-olds by 1 1/4 lengths at Santa Anita on Saturday...

Sunday, May 11, 2014
Fiftyshadesofhay provided her connections some anxious moments before prevailing by three-quarters of a length in Sunday's $250,000 Ruffian S. (G2) at Belmont Park...

Sunday, May 04, 2014
Midnight Lucky, making her first start in more than 11 months, took the lead out of the gate and scored a dominating 4 ½-length victory in the $330,600 Humana Distaff (G1)...

Monday, March 24, 2014
Chitu came home a 2 1/2-length winner to give trainer Bob Baffert a record third victory in the $800,000 Sunland Derby (G3) on Sunday...

Saturday, March 15, 2014
Bob Baffert captured his fourth Rebel S. (G2) on Saturday when Hoppertunity survived a rough stretch run to prevail by a half-length in the 1 1/16-mile, $600,000 contest at Oaklawn Park...

Saturday, March 08, 2014
Game On Dude took his incredible career to another level on Saturday, becoming the first horse to win the storied Santa Anita H. (G1) three times...

Sunday, March 02, 2014
Three-year-old Awesome Baby made it 2-for-2 in graded stakes company in 2014 with a front-running, 2 3/4-length score in Saturday's $100,000 Santa Ysabel S. (G3)...

Sunday, January 19, 2014
Bob Baffert's one-two finish in the $200,000 Strub S. Saturday at Santa Anita Park with Shakin It...

Saturday, January 11, 2014
As the Kentucky Derby trail starts to heat up, Bob Baffert's Midnight Hawk stepped to the forefront of the West Coast contenders with a 1 3/4-length victory in the $100,000 Sham S. (G3)...

Saturday, January 04, 2014
Kaleem Shah's Awesome Baby got back to her winning ways in Saturday's $200,000 Santa Ynez S. (G2) at Santa Anita Park...

Thursday, December 26, 2013
For the second time in three years Bob Baffert sent out the winner of the $300,000 Malibu S. (G1) on opening day at Santa Anita Park...

Saturday, December 07, 2013
The 2-year-old filly Streaming became Bob Baffert's newest Grade 1 winner after her determined victory in the $500,500 Hollywood Starlet on Saturday...

Saturday, November 02, 2013
Secret Circle's thrilling neck win in Saturday's $1.5 million Breeders' Cup Sprint gave his trainer Bob Baffert a record fourth victory in the race...

Saturday, November 02, 2013
A crafty ride through traffic by Martin Garcia carried Gary and Mary West's New Year's Day to victory in the $2 million Breeders' Cup Juvenile (G1)...

Tuesday, October 29, 2013
Monday at Santa Anita proved a very busy day for the Bob Baffert barn, with five of his Breeders' Cup contenders putting in their final works in the morning...

Saturday, October 05, 2013
Martin Garcia deftly guided Power Broker over a sloppy Indiana Downs surface to a 1 3/4-length win in the $500,000 Indiana Derby (G2) on Saturday evening...

Saturday, September 28, 2013
Westrock Stables' Secret Compass broke her maiden in a big way Saturday in Santa Anita Park's $250,000 Chandelier S. (G1) for 2-year-old fillies...

Sunday, August 25, 2013
Kaleem Shah's Fed Biz flew home late to win the $250,000 Pat O'Brien S. (G2) in track-record time at Del Mar Aug. 25, giving trainer Bob Baffert his fifth win in a row in the race...

Sunday, August 25, 2013
Game On Dude took his stellar career to new heights Sunday at Del Mar with a record-setting 8 1/2-length victory in the $1 million Pacific Classic (G1)...

Saturday, July 13, 2013
Book Review rallied past favorite Teddy’s Promise in the final sixteenth of a mile to win $200,000 A Gleam H. (G2)...

Saturday, July 06, 2013
Game On Dude became only the third horse to win the prestigious $500,000 Hollywood Gold Cup (G1) more than once on Saturday...

Tuesday, June 18, 2013
Gary and Mary West’s Code West collected the first stakes win of his career with a valiant head triumph in the $113,100 Matt Winn (G3)...

Saturday, June 08, 2013
Runners trained by Bob Baffert won back-to-back stakes wire-to-wire as the heavy favorites on the...

Monday, May 27, 2013
Midnight Lucky outclassed her competition to roll to a commanding 6 ¼-length victory on Memorial Day in the Grade 1, $300,000 Acorn S. at Belmont Park...

Friday, May 17, 2013
Fiftyshadesofhay closed with a rush in the final furlong for a rousing victory in the $500,000 Black-Eyed Susan S. (G2) at Pimlico Race Course...

Sunday, May 05, 2013
Liaison won for the second time in as many 2013 starts, taking Saturday's $150,250 Mervyn LeRoy H. (G2) at Hollywood Park...

Sunday, April 21, 2013
Game On Dude overcame the “slippery” conditions Saturday night at Charles Town Races to take the $1.5 million Charles Town Classic (G2)...

Sunday, March 24, 2013
Govenor Charlie capped a huge day at the New Mexico track for Bob Baffert, owner Mike Pegram, and the sire Midnight Lute...

Sunday, March 24, 2013
Midnight Lucky handled her stakes debut like a seasoned pro with a runaway, track record-setting performance in Sunday's $200,000 Sunland Park Oaks...

Saturday, March 02, 2013
Six-year-old Game On Dude looked better than ever in Saturday's $1 million Santa Anita H. (G1)...

Monday, February 18, 2013
Super Ninety Nine looks like another serious Kentucky Derby contender after a blowout, 11 1/4-length win in Monday’s $300,000 Southwest S. (G3)...

Monday, February 18, 2013
Bob Baffert had another of his deep stable of 3-year-olds enter the Triple Crown picture on Sunday when Shakin It Up won the $150,000 San Vicente S. (G2)...

Sunday, February 03, 2013
Bob Baffert's veteran campaigner Game On Dude overpowered an overmatched group of three rivals to defend his title in Sunday’s, $200,000 San Antonio S...

Saturday, February 02, 2013
Flashback rolled to a deceptively easy 6 1/4-length score in Saturday's $200,000 Robert B. Lewis S. at Santa Anita Park...

Saturday, February 02, 2013
Still glowing in Flashback's win in the Grade 2 Robert B. Lewis S. earlier in the day, Bob Baffert and owners Gary and Mary West were back in the Santa Anita winner's circle a few hours later...

Saturday, January 26, 2013
Fiftyshadesofhay romped to a 5 3/4-length victory in Saturday's Grade 2 Santa Ysabel S...

Saturday, January 12, 2013
Kaleem Shah's Fed Biz made amends for a disappointing run in the Dec. 26 Malibu S. (G1) with an impressive gate to wire win in Saturday’s Grade 2 San Fernando S...

Sunday, January 06, 2013
Bob Baffert, along with a pair of his stable stars in Executiveprivilege and Bodemeister, were recently named finalists for a 2012 Eclipse Award...

Saturday, January 05, 2013
Coil prevailed in a thrilling stretch duel to win Saturday’s $150,000 San Pasqual S. (G2)...

Wednesday, December 26, 2012
Making her first start for Bob Baffert, Book Review's stirring stretch run catapulted the 3-year-old filly to victory in the $300,000 La Brea S. (G1)...

Monday, December 10, 2012
Bob Baffert shipped Brigand east from his California base to take the $104,000 City of Laurel S...

Saturday, December 01, 2012
Game On Dude overcame a couple of tussles with Nonios to win the $242,500 Native Diver S. Saturday at Hollywood Park...

Monday, November 26, 2012
With Bob Baffert saddling four of the five starters in the Hollywood Prevue (G3), the odds were in the trainer's favor that he would be in the winner's circle...

Saturday, November 10, 2012
Carving made it back-to-back wins for Bob Baffert in the $100,000 Real Quiet S...

Sunday, October 07, 2012
Coil and Capital Account gave Bob Baffert the exacta in the $250,000 Santa Anita Sprint Championship (G1) Saturday at the southern California track...

Sunday, September 30, 2012
Executiveprivilege ran her record to 5-for-5 with another stellar performance, this time to the tune of a 6 1/4-length score in the $250,000 Chandelier S. (G1)...

Sunday, September 30, 2012
Power Broker stepped out of the maiden ranks with an eye-opening 6 1/2-length victory in the $250,000 Frontrunner S. (G1)...

Sunday, September 30, 2012
Game On Dude continued his march to the Breeders' Cup Classic (G1) with a big 3 1/4-length win in the $250,000 Awesome Again S.(G1)...

Saturday, September 15, 2012
Jill Baffert and Bode Miller's promising 2-year-old colt Carving remained undefeated after winning the $50,000 C. B. Afflerbaugh S. Sept. 12 at Fairplex Park...

Wednesday, September 05, 2012
Rolling Fog's strong finish propelled the 2-year-old colt to victory in the $300,000 Del Mar Futurity (G1) on closing day of the 2012 Del Mar meet...

Saturday, September 01, 2012
Executiveprivilege showed her determination in the $300,000 Del Mar Debutante (G1), overcoming a four-wide trip for entire seven furlongs to get the lead on the last jump..

Friday, August 31, 2012
Bob Baffert won his 100th stakes race at Del Mar Friday as Kaleem Shah’s 6-5 favored Fed Biz re-rallied to take the $100,000 El Cajon S...

Sunday, August 26, 2012
Capital Account wore down stablemate Coil in the final furlong to win the $250,000 Pat O’Brien S. (G2) Sunday at Del Mar...

Saturday, August 25, 2012
Contested came from off the pace for a two-length victory in the Grade 1, $500,000 Test for 3-year-old fillies on Saturday at Saratoga for trainer Bob Baffert...

Sunday, July 29, 2012
Zayat Stables' Paynter ran by Gemologist with three furlongs to go en-route to a dominating 3 3/4-length victory in the $1 million Haskell Invitational Sunday at Monmouth Park...

Saturday, July 28, 2012
Bob Baffert has Richard's Kid back in top form since the 7-year-old returned to his barn earlier this year...

Sunday, July 22, 2012
Eden's Moon made her grass debut a winning one with a front-running victory in the $150,000 San Clemente H. (G2) July 22 at Del Mar...

Saturday, July 14, 2012
Executiveprivilege asserted herself in deep stretch against seven other female opponents in the $150,000 Landaluce S. Saturday...

Sunday, July 08, 2012
Game On Dude made up for a narrow loss in the 2011 Hollywood Gold Cup (G1) with a front-running victory in this year's renewal...

Wednesday, July 04, 2012
Blueeskiesnrainbows, who earned his maiden victory last Dec. 11, became a graded stakes winner Thursday at Hollywood Park...

Saturday, June 02, 2012
Game On Dude rebounded from a fruitless trip to Dubai in March with a dominating 7 1/4-length victory in Hollywood Park's $150,000 Californian S. (G2)...

Monday, May 28, 2012
Roman Threat coasted to a front-running victory in the $100,000 Los Angeles H. on Memorial Day at Hollywood Park to become Bob Baffert's latest stakes winner

Monday, May 28, 2012
Contested rolled to her fourth straight win with a five length victory $300,000 Acorn S. (G1) on the Memorial Day card at Belmont Park...

Saturday, May 12, 2012
After trying two turns a couple times, Bob Baffert decided Drill needed to get back to shorter distances...

Sunday, May 06, 2012
Despite the sting of finishing second and sixth in Saturday's Kentucky Derby (G1), Bob Baffert found no fault in the fantastic effort both of his colts turned in...

Saturday, May 05, 2012
Sights from the 2012 Kentucky Derby

Friday, May 04, 2012
Contested, owned by Bob Baffert's wife Jill, drew off to a 4 3/4-length victory in the $110,000 Eight Belles S...

Saturday, April 14, 2012
After his 9 1/2-length romp on April 14 in the $1 million Arkansas Derby (G1), Bodemeister will send Zayat Stables and Bob Baffert to Churchill Downs...

Saturday, April 14, 2012
Plum Pretty got her 2012 campaign off to a great start and her trainer Bob Baffert continued his torrid streak at Oaklawn Park

Wednesday, April 11, 2012
The jump from a maiden win to a graded stakes is tough one, but Mamma Kimbo handled it like a pro Wednesday at Oaklawn Park...

Sunday, March 25, 2012
With Bob Baffert in Dubai getting ready for next week's World Cup, Princess Arabella gave her trainer his fourth career victory in the $200,000 Sunland Oaks...

Baffert 2013