Kentucky Derby Horses 2014: The Photos You Need to See


Chitu has been trained by Bob Baffert, a very well-known trainer. His Kentucky Derby bio reads: Hall of Famer Bob Baffert won the Kentucky Derby back-to-back in 1997 and 1998 with Silver Charm and Real Quiet and again in 2002 with War Emblem. He has saddled 19 horses in the Run for the Roses. He has won the Preakness stakes a record tying five times and has won the Eclipse Award for top trainer three times. Baffert has saddled two Kentucky Oaks winners, Silverbulletday and Plum Pretty. Martin Garcia is the jockey and the odds for Chitu are 25-1. As far as the horse's pedigree, the Kentucky Derby writes: Chitu's pedigree is a blend of quality speed and stamina.