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He rode the most incredible race, but he had the horse to do it with.
– Bob Baffert
I'm hoping for an expedited investigation and look forward to being able to speak soon about any written decision of the stewards, if and when it becomes necessary and I'm allowed to under the Commission's confidentiality rules.
Damn shame this great horse, connections and me have to be put through all this, it was obvious environmental contamination. Its been a known problem in California.
Justify is one of the finest horses Ive had the privilege of training and by any standard is one of the greatest of all time, i am proud to stand by his record and my own.
That's gon na be tough, to get it to zero, because it's sport, that's just like saying, you know, Kevin Durant's gon na be free of injuries... All these athletes. They're taped up, they're well-trained, best coaches. Still, they step wrong, they're gon na get hurt, twist an ankle.
There are a lot of good horses in here, unless we see something different on Derby Day, this is a nice evenly matched group of horses. I don't see someone really popping off the screen.
That was a nail-biter. ... I'm so happy that we got it done, he's just a great horse, to handle all that pressure and keep on running.
He was doing it easy, him and American Pharoah and Arrogate, these horse are cut different ... I rank him up there with my top ones.
I was just in awe of the performance, that's the best Kentucky Derby-winning performance that I brought up here.
My job was just to get him out of there, i just basically stayed out the way.
The sky is not falling, i don't see a problem.
Down the backside he was in a groove, he’s a great horse, I knew he was going to do it. I just feel like I have a very special horse, he’s the one that won. It wasn’t me.
I wasn’t as nervous as I usually am before these because I really felt I had the horse, when I saddled him I could tell. I told Victor in the paddock, 'Dude, he is ready, ride him with confidence.’ And he did.
Thirty-seven years we've waited for this, what a feeling. It's probably going to take a few days to sink in.
All I did was take in the crowd, the crowd was thundering. I was just enjoying the call and the crowd, the noise.
I was prepared for somebody coming (in the stretch) because I’ve gone through this so many times.
He was the champion last year and this year he has gone on and shown himself to be a superior horse, he has performed brilliantly.
I know everybody right now is sharpening their knives, getting ready.
Just an incredible horse, what he does is amazing. American Pharoah from day one people were expecting this and with the weather I was getting a little leery but great horses do great things and he showed it today.
Just an incredible horse.
I can't believe I drew the 1-2 of all draws, i'm just glad I didn't draw that for Kentucky Derby.
This American Pharoah, he's just something. (He) keeps bringing it. He makes a trainer really look good, thank God for great horses.
Our horses are not going to be coming from out of the clouds, the break is going to be the key.
This is the first time that Martin Garcia’s going to ride a horse that actually has a really good chance to win( Kentucky Derby), so I ’m sure Martin Garcia will be a little nervous, martin Garcia knows Martin Garcia horse. Martin Garcia ’ll just put Martin Garcia in a nice spot.
Victor Espinoza rides with a lot of confidence and Victor Espinoza’s been here at the big dance.
Kaleem Shah has waited a long time for horses like that, he's been on a roll lately with Bayern and now him.
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