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American Pharoah's last workour for Belmont held in rain

...and he expects the spectacle to be no different from what he faced with War Emblem (2002), Real Quiet (1998) and Silver Charm (1997)."I know what I'm walking into," Baffert said. "It's going to be pretty crazy. ... One thing about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-06-01/american-pharoahs-la
Many Triple Crown bids have left lasting memories

...THREE-QUARTERS OF A LENGTH (1997)After Silver Charm wins the Derby and Preakness in...Triple try is set. Bob Baffert's Silver Charm faces six rivals, including Touch...finishing fourth. In the stretch, Silver Charm passes Free House and takes the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-05-23/many-triple-crown-bi
American Pharoah wins Preakness Stakes in a romp

...Baffert, he'll be making an unprecedented fourth attempt at a Triple Crown. He won the Derby and Preakness with Silver Charm in 1997, Real Quiet in 1998 and War Emblem in 2002. All three fell short in the Belmont.A rainstorm began about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-16/american-pharoah-wins-preakn
American Pharoah's owner expects to see colt's 'sheer brilliance' at the Preakness

...and Belmont in 1978 that a Triple Crown would be on the line in the Belmont.Baffert won the Derby and Preakness with Silver Charm in 1997, Real Quiet in 1998 and War Emblem in 2002. All came up short in the Belmont.The forecast for Saturday calls...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-05-15/american-pharoahs-ow
Trainer Todd Pletcher to skip the Preakness

...bringing it. But it's tougher as we go along," Baffert said of the rider who won a Derby for him in 1998 aboard Silver Charm. "He brings a lot of experience into this race."LEGACY LIVES ON: Roy and Gretchen Jackson are heading back to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-05-12/trainer-todd-pletche
Baffert has different outlook after latest Derby win

...years ago, Stevens was aboard the Baffert-trained Silver Charm for victories in the Derby and Preakness. The Triple...appeared in reach when, in the Belmont, Stevens and Silver Charm began to edge away from Free House an eighth of a mile...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-05-03/baffert-has-differen
Bob Baffert, American Pharoah ready for 'easiest of the three legs' of the Triple Crown

...winning there.Baffert's Derby-Preakness winners are Silver Charm in 1997, Real Quiet in 1998 and War Emblem in 2002...said, "you see that it wears on them."For sure. Silver Charm was passed in the stretch and beaten three-quarters...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-05-09/boib-baffert-american-pharoah-rea
Trainers won't catch 'Plain Ben'Jones for most Kentucky Derby wins

...was beaten by the shortest of noses by the Lukas-trained Grindstone, but Baffert returned with consecutive winners Silver Charm and Real Quiet the following two years. Four years later, Baffert obtained revenge on Lukas as his War Emblem defeated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-01/trainers-wont-catch-plain-be
Trainer Bob Baffert feeling 'really strong' with two top favorites for Derby

...get a decent post, break well, get the trip," he said. "It's the toughest field I've been involved in since Silver Charm (in 1997)."American Pharoah, Dortmund, Carpe Diem and Materiality have combined to win 17 of 19 races, including...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-05-01/trainer-bob-baffert-
Upstart and Itsaknockout set for rematch at Florida Derby

...4-year-old colt will be ridden by Victor Espinoza and break from the outside post.He's the favorite in an attempt to become the third Kentucky Derby winner to capture the World Cup. Silver Charm won in 1998, and Animal Kingdom won in 2013.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-03-27/upstart-and-itsaknockout-set-rema