Breeders’ Cup Classic

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Baffert Sees Arrogate Improving

2017-09-20T13:16:49-05:00September 20th, 2017|

Arrogate worked in 49 and change at Santa Anita under Raphael Bejarano and both the rider and Bob were pleased with how he went. He is still being pointed towards the Breeders' Cup Classic, but Bob says he is week to week and work to work on whether or not [...]

Arrogate Upset Again

2017-08-23T15:33:41-05:00August 23rd, 2017|

Arrogate never looked comfortable to me in the Pacific Classic. I don't know if it's his problem mentally or physically, or if perhaps he doesn't care for this new Del Mar strip at all but he looked like he was laboring early in the race to me. Even when he [...]

Arrogate Likely For San Diego at Del Mar

2017-06-05T18:39:34-05:00June 5th, 2017|

Arrogate is likely for The San Diego at Del Mar this summer, followed by The Pacific Classic later in the meet then the Breeders' Cup Classic run later this tear and also at Del Mar. It looks like his next three races, quite possibly his last three races will be [...]

Dueling Purses

2017-04-14T10:20:41-05:00April 14th, 2017|

At this rate winning the most money will have little meaning in The Sport of Kings historically, but it still helps pay off the AMEX Black card bill which arrives monthly come rain, sleet or snow. Read about escalating purse structures here.......

Hovdey on Arrogate

2017-03-28T09:19:56-05:00March 28th, 2017|

Jay Hovdey weighs in on Arrogate in a somewhat negative manner, downplaying his historic significance to racing. While opinions on horses from different eras in racing are indeed subjective, sometimes the ability of a trained eye to recognize greatness isn't. I don't know if Jay has that eye or not, [...]