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Breeders' Cup

Pharoah looks good after loss; no decision on racing plans

They were waiting for their horse, ready to take pictures with cellphones and ready to feed him snacks. On the morning after a startling upset at the Travers Stakes, a small gathering of fans visited racing's biggest celebrity. This group on Sunday morning was considerably smaller than the throng of 15,000 that watched American Pharoah take a routine gallop two days earlier. Still, the Triple Crown winner's defeat at Saratoga Race Course on Saturday didn't diminish his legacy or appeal — not in the eyes of the fans and not in the eyes of Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert, who led his prized colt out to be petted and fed carrots before he was sent back to his stall. ...

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