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American Pharoah scratched from Juvenile at Breeders' Cup

American Pharoah scratched from Juvenile at Breeders' Cup

Trainer Bob Baffert scratched one of his best hopes for a Breeders' Cup title Tuesday, when American Pharoah was found to have a deep bruise in his left front hoof. American Pharoah was the 2-1 morning line favorite in the $2-million Juvenile, a race that usually creates the early favorite for next year's Kentucky Derby. "We're hopeful he's all right, and that you'll see him in the spring," Baffert said. "Something like this just gives you a sickening feeling." Baffert has won 10 Breeders' Cup races in his storied training career, and he has competitive entries in the two major races this week. His Bayern is a 6-1 choice in...

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