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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
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
California Chrome wins Preakness Stakes, to try for Triple Crown in three weeks

...can do it."Bob Baffert trained War Emblem, one of his three Triple tries that ended in failure. He missed with Silver Charm in 1997 and again the following year with Real Quiet, who lost the Belmont by a nose."California Chrome is something...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-05-17/california-chrome-wi
Jockey Gary Stevens, 50, basks in 'special' win

...it for Wayne Lukas and his team."It was Stevens' third career victory in the Preakness, the first since 1997 on Silver Charm.Stevens captured his first Triple Crown race in 1988 for Lukas, and they have remained close since then."Wayne...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-05-18/jockey-gary-stevens-
Triple Crown finale has its appeal

...Stevens, who will be aboard Oxbow, knows all about the intricacies of the track. In 1997, he moved too soon aboard Silver Charm and had his Triple Crown spoiled by Touch Gold. A year later, he spoiled Real Quiet's Triple bid when Kent Desormeaux...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2013-06-07/triple-crown-finale-has-its-appea
Baffert sitting out Dubai World Cup

...approach was partly inspired by Silver Charm, who "ran flat" at the World...Dubai -- winning the race with Silver Charm in 1998 and then again in 2001...thrilling victory of the two was with Silver Charm, who won by a nose over Swain...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2011-03-26/baffert-sitting-out-
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Kentucky Derby timeline

...was 2:01.13, ninth fastest in Derby history. Trainer Bob Baffert won theDerby for the third time. He saddled Silver Charm '97 and Real Quiet '98. The wire-to-wire victory was the first in the Kentucky Derby since Winning Colors in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2011-05-06/kentucky-derby-timel
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New Zealand bred favorite in world's richest horse race

...on the far outside in a 14-horse field with a chance to give Baffert his third World Cup win. The trainer won with Silver Charm in 1998 and Captain Steve in 2001.Game On Dude's co-owner Bernie Schiappa is optimistic. He said Thursday it doesn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2012-03-29/new-zealand-bred-fav