Holy moley, what a race.

Afterward, Mike Smith was telling the camera that zipped up to him, "I don't know what to do."  What a perfect unscripted moment.

Jill said, "Some horses seem to know what this horse-racing thing is all about."  We got a look from Justify as he waited in the gate just seconds before the start:

"Everybody chill.  I got this."

This article was updated on May 9, 2023

David F