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Saratoga: Bayern not in town to enjoy the scenery

Friday, August 22, 2014
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Bob Baffert found an excuse to not get on the plane.
The California-based trainer couldn’t find an excuse, though, to not send Bayern. Baffert said he always looks for an excuse to not ship, but the 2-1 morning-line favorite for Saturday’s $1.25 million Travers is fresh off an impressive front-running win in the Grade I Haskell at Monmouth, and has been working well.

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