The Pressbox Show All Things Keeneland With Tom Leach & Dave Baker

(My Boy Jack gets up to win the G2 Lexington Stakes and stamp his ticket to the 2018 Kentucky Derby / Photo Courtesy of Keeneland)

Dave Baker and Tom Leach take look at all things Keeneland. The Pressbox Show is a weekly podcast that reviews the week’s high profile Stakes Racing in the thoroughbred industry. Hosted by world renowned broadcaster Dave Baker and Gene McLean. Drop us an email or give us a shout on Twitter or Facebook as we entertain and educate on this week’s great, upcoming Stakes schedule.

 

It was a unanimous vote, yes. There were two incidences at the top of the stretch. The shots that were shown were inconclusive as to who initiated the contact at the head of the stretch. So they couldn’t be clear on any one horse. The incident inside the sixteenth pole was clear.

“McKinzie, number four, came out under a left handed whip and shifted number one, Bolt d’Oro, out, off his path and cost him a better placing. The margin of win was only a head so therefore, McKinzie was taken down.”

DARREL MCHARGUE, CHRB Chief Steward, Explanation of Stewards Inquiry