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Dortmund is heavily favored in Saturday's Santa Anita Derby
Dortmund is heavily favored in Saturday's Santa Anita Derby

If you're planning to attend Saturday's $1-million Santa Anita Derby, you'll have no problem spotting Dortmund, the 3-5 morning-line favorite in the 1 1/8-mile race. Dortmund isn't your typical chestnut colt. He's a giant at 17 hands tall and weighing 1,188 pounds. "He's a big red bus," his Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert said. His jockey, Martin Garcia, might feel like he has the best view of Arcadia sitting in Dortmund's saddle. "It's amazing, because he's a real, real good horse," Garcia said. "He has a lot of energy. He's been improving race by race." The focus every year for Baffert is the...

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