Jaycito, the winner of the Grade 1 Norfolk Stakes at Hollywood Park in
October and seventh in the Breeders' Cup Juvenile at Churchill Downs on
Nov. 6, was transferred from trainer Mike Mitchell to Bob Baffert
earlier this week, the trainers said on Wednesday.
Owned by Ahmad Zayat, Jaycito has one victory in four starts, and has
earned $210,000. He is considered one of the top 2-year-old males in
Jaycito moved to Baffert's stable on Monday. Wednesday, Baffert said he
has no definite plans for Jaycito, but did not rule out a start in the
$750,000 CashCall Futurity at Hollywood Park on Dec. 18.
"He needs a little freshening," Baffert said. "I'll know more in a week. He's not in training right now."
Mitchell said he no longer has any horses for Zayat.