Super Steed no surprise to Larry Jones

SUPER STEED NO SURPRISE TO LARRY JONES When Super Steed won the grade 3 Southwest Stakes at odds of 62-1 on February 18, trainer Larry jones was surprised, but not about the trip to the Oaklawn Park winner’s circle. The Southwest Stakes is one of the key prep races...

My Boy Jack’s Southwest win a Star Wars episode

MY BOY JACK’S SOUTHWEST WIN A STAR WARS EPISODE When Obi-Wan Kenobi told Luke about the Force all those years ago in that universe that was far, far away, do you think he knew it encompassed Thoroughbred horse racing too?…Well, of course he did! My Boy Jack has...

Baffert headed back to the hills

                 BAFFERT HEADED BACK TO THE HILLS Hall of fame Thoroughbred conditioner Bob Baffert is headed back to the hills. No, not the Hollywood hills of his current residence, but rather the hills of Arkansas where Oaklawn Park is situated. During this decade,...

Arkansas good for Baffert Barn

ARKANSAS GOOD FOR BAFFERT BARN If you ask Thoroughbred trainer Bob Baffert if he likes sending his horses to the Natural state he will candidly say…”Naturally”. While ascending the ranks and becoming arguably the top conditioner on the West coast, Bob Baffert has used...