A year ago Bob Baffert won the Pacific Classic and wasn't even sure he was happy.
The horse that was "supposed" to win, Arrogate, instead finished second to his "other" horse, Collected.
"I feel like my older son got beat by my younger son. The older son is supposed to win," Baffert said that day. "At least we got 1-2. They ran a great race."
Could it happen again?
Baffert again will start two horses in Saturday’s 28th running of the $1-million Classic (it’s actually happened four straight years), with Dr. Dorr and Roman Rosso. Neither is anywhere close to Arrogate's level, and neither will be expected to win Saturday. But...