Bob Baffert can win his second career Triple Crown if Justify wins the 2018 Belmont Stakes on Saturday, June 9, 2018.
The 65-year-old trainer won his first Triple Crown with American Pharoah in 2015.
Justify has won every race he has run in so far in his racing career (five out of five). If Justify wins at Belmont Park on Saturday, Baffert and Justify will be just the second team to win the Triple Crown since Affirmed won in 1978.
Baffert’s horses have won 2,848 races during the trainer’s career. Baffert has won five Kentucky Derbies, seven Preaknesses and two Belmonts.
Baffert’s estimated career earnings come in at over $276 million.
What: 150th Belmont Stakes
When: June 9, 2018
Post time: 6:37 p.m ET
Where to watch: NBC, NBC Sports app