One day after winning the Belmont Stakes to complete the Triple Crown, Justify looked bright and alert. Trainer Bob Baffert said the colt would return to Louisville, but there are no set plans for his next possible race.
Paintsville defeats Christian County 3-1 in the first round of the 2018 Whitaker Bank/KHSAA State Baseball Tournament at Whitaker Bank Ballpark in Lexington. Paintsville will face Highlands in the quarterfinals.
Boyle County defeats LaRue County 10-0 in the first round of the 2018 Whitaker Bank/KHSAA State Baseball Tournament Thursday at Whitaker Bank Ballpark in Lexington. Boyle County will face St. Xavier in the quarterfinals on Saturday.
After Justify’s final trip to the track before Saturday’s Belmont Stakes, trainer Bob Baffert said the Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner is right where he wants him to be. Justify is trying to come horse racing’s 13th Triple Crown winner.
Kenny Troutt's current horse, Justify, won the Kentucky Derby and the Preakness. If Justify wins the Belmont on Saturday, the poor kid from the Mount Vernon projects will own a Triple Crown winner. (Additional footage from Lexington Herald-Leader)