LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – After such a build up and so many close calls over the years following Affirmed in 1978, the Triple Crown buzz hit full-on fever pitch status with American Pharoah.
He did it. Justify is looking to do it again just 3 years later to make it a second Triple Crown in just 4 tries.
Some say there’s not as much buzz at the Belmont this year; others would disagree.
Hear from Bob Baffert in the video.