May 7, 2016
It’s Derby Day. It’s been a long haul to get to this point. It all started with Nyquist winning the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile last year. The prep trail has been arduous as you might imagine with many contenders falling by the wayside.
One thing that has been become clear is the strength of the California circuit. You can start with Nyquist, the favorite for the Kentucky Derby. Who can forget Exaggerator’s domination of the Santa Anita Derby? Then there is Bob Baffert’s colt Mor Spirit, who seems perfectly suited for the 1 1/4 miles.
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