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.

 

When we straightened for home, I felt like he started running. I put him in the clear, but when I hit him left-handed, he drifted out in the two or three path. But he was running. Inside the eighth pole to the wire, I was hoping I’d get there. It was so close, I didn’t know if I had it. He broke OK. He was very relaxed the whole time, and that’s the point, get your horse to relax. He kicked home very well.”

Jose Ortiz, Winning rider