Several notable horse racing personalities have intermingled with the baseball set in recent years.
For WinStar Farm, the best decision was not to press Drosselmeyer toward graded earnings in an attempt to make the Kentucky Derby field.
The race was won by Drosselmeyer, or so they tell me.
It's been five weeks since the top 3-year-olds of the season were identified; three weeks since pretenders faded and contenders emerged in Baltimore.
Next Wednesday, when 10 contenders are expected to enter the third leg of the Triple Crown, all will have taken circuitous routes to New York and a 1 .5-mile test devoid of this year's Derby winner Super Saver and Preakness winner Lookin At Lucky.