ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Bob Baffert came blasting into thoroughbred racing in Southern California talking smack. Wearing a cowboy hat and boots, he had already conquered the quarter horse world and was ready to take aim at the bigger money and prestige offered by training regally-bred thoroughbreds.
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NEW YORK (AP) — A New York congressman plans to introduce a bill establishing uniform drug and medication standards in thoroughbred racing that would be operated by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Trainer Bob Baffert was pleased with Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner American Pharoah’s workout on Tuesday as he prepares for Belmont Stakes and his attempt to become horse racing’s first Triple Crown winner since 1978.