Daily Journal masthead

Mor Spirit wins Robert Lewis for Baffert at Santa Anita

bug
Share/Save/Bookmark

ARCADIA, California — Mor Spirit won the $150,000 Robert B. Lewis Stakes by 1 ½ lengths at Santa Anita, reinforcing his status as the top 3-year-old in the barn of Triple Crown-winning trainer Bob Baffert.

Ridden by Gary Stevens, the horse ran 1 1/16 miles in 1:43.21 and paid $3.40, $2.40 and $2.10 as the 3-5 favorite in the Grade 3 race Saturday.

Uncle Lino returned $5.20 and $2.80, while I Will Score was another half-length back in third and paid $2.60 to show.

It was Baffert's sixth career victory in the race named for his late client Lewis. Baffert won last year with Dortmund, although it was American Pharoah who ruled the trainer's stable. That colt went on to become the sport's first Triple Crown winner in 37 years.

Think your friends should see this? Share it with them!

Story copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Feedback, Corrections and Other Requests: AP welcomes feedback and comments from readers. Send an email to info@ap.org and it will be forwarded to the appropriate editor or reporter.


We also have more stories about:
(click the phrases to see a list)

Category:

People:

Subjects:

Places:

 

Follow Daily Journal:

All content copyright ©2016 Daily Journal, a publication of AIM Media Indiana unless otherwise noted.
All rights reserved. Privacy policy.