02/25/2015 3:38PM

Bayerd will cut back for Gazebo Stakes next


HOT SPRINGS, Ark. – Bayerd, the winner of the $255,000 Springboard Mile at Remington Park in December who finished an uncharacteristic eighth in the Southwest Stakes on Sunday at Oaklawn, will cut back in distance for his next start, said trainer Steve Asmussen. He said the horse is being pointed for the $100,000 Gazebo for 3-year-olds at six furlongs March 21 at Oaklawn.