Medina Spirit, who won the Kentucky Derby on May 1 to give the trainer Bob Baffert a record seventh victory in the race, was installed…View More Preakness Stakes Expert Picks: Who Will Win?
Medina Spirit, who won the Kentucky Derby on May 1 to give the trainer Bob Baffert a record seventh victory in the race, was installed…View More Expert Picks: Who Will Win the Preakness Stakes?
Thirty dead horses at a California track. Federal indictments accusing more than two dozen trainers and veterinarians from Florida to New York of doping their…View More Horse Racing’s Integrity Faces Another Test
Cancel culture was not responsible for the Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit’s positive drug test. Nor was contamination responsible, or a conspiracy at work. No,…View More Baffert Says Dermatitis Drug Caused Positive Betamethasone Test
While the Kentucky Derby-winning horse Medina Spirit spent most of Monday in a van headed to Baltimore, his defiant Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert…View More Baffert, Medina Springs’s Trainer, Denies Cheating Allegations
So now that the Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit has failed a drug test, I can cash my bet on the second-place finisher, Mandaloun. And…View More Kentucky Derby Winner’s DQ Won’t Change the Bets. Here’s Why.
Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit failed a post-race drug test, once more putting the practices of his Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert under uncomfortable…View More Kentucky Derby Winner Medina Spirit Fails Drug Test
The indictments told of a drug culture that had taken a deep hold within the sport, with owners chasing big purses and a fear among…View More Deep Within Relief Bill, Horse Racing Gets New Tools to Clean Up
John Velazquez climbed aboard Authentic on Saturday afternoon with confidence as well as determination to make a vision come true. His mother-in-law told him she…View More Authentic Gets ‘Emotional’ Breeders’ Cup Win for John Velazquez
In 1976, a part-time college student and fledgling trainer named Bob Baffert gave one of his horses a banned substance — partly out of ignorance,…View More Bob Baffert Races at Breeders’ Cup Trailed by Rivals’ Doping Suspicions