Here's an ESPN article about what may have been behind Big Brown's loss:
I'll bet Kent Desromeaux is breathing a sigh of relief. I still praise him for pulling the horse up.
My question is, how could Dutrow's vet just assume that running on a loose shoe may not have been a big deal?
I'm also happy to hear that, with the exception of Lasix, Iavarone's stable is going drug-free. Now, if he'd just fire Dutrow and hire someone with some integrity...