Monday, April 23 2012
Kentucky Derby 138 Barn Notes (4.23.2012)
BODEMEISTER – Zayat Stables LLC’s Bodemeister galloped 1 ½ miles under exercise rider George Alvarez after the morning renovation break.
The Arkansas Derby (Grade I) winner is scheduled to work Tuesday morning with trainer Bob Baffert expected to be on hand to supervise the move.
DADDY NOSE BEST / ISN’T HE CLEVER / SABERCAT – Bob and Cathy Zollars’ Daddy Nose Best, undefeated in two starts this year with victories in the El Camino Real Derby (GIII) and Sunland Derby (GIII), breezed six furlongs on a fast Churchill Downs track Monday morning prior to the renovation break in 1:14 for trainer Steve Asmussen.
Working under Garrett Gomez on the outside of Z Dager, Daddy Nose Best recorded fractions of :13, :25.40, :37.60, :50 and 1:01.80 and galloped out seven furlongs in 1:27.20.
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