Robert "Bob" Baffert is known in horse racing circles as one of the most successful trainers of horses in the history of
It's actually up to the horse's kids.
It's a tough year to be a three year-old colt if your name isn't American Pharoah. The Haskell Invitational and Triple Crown winner's classmates have been chasing his famously scant tail across the finish line since his second start, and first win, last September when he trounced the field in the Del Mar Futurity.
I saw my first Belmont Stakes in 1972 when Riva Ridge prevailed by seven lengths. We went again the following year to majestic Belmont Park and every year after that for the next 15 years to see the Belmont Stakes. I even saw Secretariat win the Triple Crown, the Holy Grail of horse racing.
Can And They're Off ... be to horse racing movies what This Is Spinal Tap is to rock films? What Best In Show is to the dog show oeuvre?
The racing community is in the final moments of debating the merits of the finalists for the Eclipse Horse of the Year Award. Who will be the MVP of horse racing in the United States?
The upper echelons of international Thoroughbred horse racing convened this week at the annual summer rite of the Saratoga Select Sale. The average price was $275,551.