Trainer Bob Baffert, left, and jockey Victor Espinoza, for American Pharoah, huddle during the post position draw to win the Belmont Stakes and become U.S. horse racing's first Triple "He went the wrong way, so he really didn't learn a lot," said Baffert, who is taking his fourth shot at one of the sporting.
American Pharoah (foaled February 2, is an American Thoroughbred racehorse who won the American Triple Crown and the Breeders' Cup Classic in In winning all four races, he became the first horse to win the "Grand Slam" of He won the Triple Crown in a wire-to-wire victory at the 2015 Belmont Stakes.
5 post position in Saturday's Belmont Stakes as he tries to become the first Top Stories .. USP HORSE RACING: BELMONT STAKES WORKOUTS S RAC USA NY Unlike the Preakness, when trainer Bob Baffert was worried about Jockey Victor Espinoza had to hustle American Pharoah out of the. American Pharoah Trainer Bob Baffert On The Triple Crown They also altered the schedule at other stations along the branch line to move more trains through Belmont Station. He took it to them. There's something about this horse that he just brought it every time. Frosted drew the No. All of that ended in dominance. Baffert addressed his anxiety issues by removing the hood and stuffing cotton in the horse's ears for subsequent races. I'm not arrogant about it.