I’ll Have Another
If any sport in the land has needed a boost in interest and attendance, it’s horse racing. A colt named I’ll Have Another was poised to give it a shot.
Union Rags picked up where I’ll Have Another left off — coming from behind to catch a Bob Baffert-trained horse at the finish in a Triple Crown race.
A look at all of the contenders in the Belmont Stakes, minus I’ll Have Another.
“I’ll Have Another,” the colt that won the first two races in the Triple Crown, was scratched suddenly from Saturday’s Belmont Stakes, and retired with a swollen tendon.
I’ll Have Another will be trying to make history on Saturday and bettors will be trying to make a buck.
I’ll Have Another ran down Bodemeister in the final furlong Saturday to win the Kentucky Derby, winding up in the winner’s circle despite a rookie jockey, a more famous stable pony, and a price tag of just $11,000 as a yearling.