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Bob and John

Bob and John
Sire Seeking The Gold
Dam Minister's Melody
Grandsire Mr. Prospector
Damsire Deputy Minister
Gender Stallion
Foaled 2003
Country United States
Color Bay
Breeder Stonerside Stable
Owner Stonerside Stable
Trainer Bob Baffert
Record 14: 5-3-3
Earnings US$996,330
Bob and John is a thoroughbred racehorse out of Minister's Melody by Seeking The Gold. He was born around 2003 in the United States, and was bred by Stonerside Stable.
Major wins
Sham Stakes (2006)
Wood Memorial Stakes (2006)
Lone Star Park Handicap (2007)
Horse (Equus ferus caballus)

Bob and John (foaled May 17, 2003 in Kentucky) is an American thoroughbred racehorse. He is the son of Seeking The Gold out of the mare Minister's Melody. His sire is a son of Mr. Prospector and his dam is from Deputy Minister. Bob and John was bred and raced by Stonerside Stable. He is trained by Bob Baffert and ridden by Garrett Gomez.

As a three-year-old, Bob and John was a top contender for the Kentucky Derby after winning the Sham and Wood Memorial Stakes, beating Jazil and Keyed Entry in the latter. He finished seventeenth in the Derby and eighth in the Belmont Stakes. Raced at age four in 2007, his best result was a win in the Grade III Lone Star Park Handicap.

Bob and John was retired from racing in August 2007 to stand at Pin Oak Stud near Versailles, Kentucky. [1]


Finish Race Distance Track Condition
1st Lone Star Park Handicap One and One-Sixteenth Miles Lone Star Park Fast
2nd Texas Mile Stakes One Mile Lone Star Park Fast
2nd El Cajon Stakes One Mile Del Mar Racetrack Fast
8th Belmont Stakes One and One-Half Belmont Park Fast
17th Kentucky Derby One and One-Quarter Miles Churchill Downs Fast
1st Wood Memorial Stakes One and One-Eighth Miles Aqueduct Racetrack Sloppy (Sealed)
3rd San Felipe Stakes One and One-Sixteenth Miles Santa Anita Park Fast
1st Sham Stakes One and One-Eighth Miles Santa Anita Park Fast
1st Allowance One and One-Sixteenth Miles Santa Anita Park Fast
3rd Hollywood Futurity One and One-Sixteenth Miles Hollywood Park Racetrack Fast
3rd (DQ from 1st) Real Quiet Stakes One and One-Sixteenth Miles Hollywood Park Racetrack Fast
2nd Allowance One Mile Oak Tree at Santa Anita Park Fast
1st Maiden One Mile Del Mar Racetrack Fast
4th Maiden Six Furlongs Del Mar Racetrack Fast



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