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Santa Anita Derby (racehorse)

Singing in the rain? Baffert eyes history, wet Derby on tap

Bob Baffert times three. In a Kentucky Derby lacking a dominant favorite, the two-time Triple Crown-winning trainer saddles the top three choices.

On what could be a wet day at Churchill Downs, Game Winner is the pre-race favorite, albeit a tepid one at 9-2. Improbable and Roadster were installed as the co-second choices at 5-1.

"Last year we came in here with Justify and we knew it was my race to lose," Baffert said.

The 19-horse field for the 145th Derby on Saturday reflects the prep season leading to the opening leg of the Triple Crown: no one horse commanded the attention.

"There are a lot of good horses in here," Baffert said....

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