03/15/2015 2:00PM

American Pharoah comes out of Rebel in good shape

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HOT SPRINGS, Ark. – The day after champion American Pharoah got his 3-year-old season off to an authoritative start with a 6 1/4-length win in the Grade 2, $750,000 Rebel Stakes at Oaklawn, trainer Bob Baffert said he was pleased with how the race developed for the comebacking American Pharoah and how the horse emerged from the Rebel.