Bodemeister out of Haskell Invitational with Fever

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Bodemeister out of Haskell Invitational with Fever
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Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes runner-up Bodemeister has a fever, and trainer Bob Baffert says the colt won't run in the Haskell Invitational in two weeks. Baffert posted on Twitter on Sunday that Bodemeister will miss the $1 million race at New Jersey's Monmouth Park "due to temperature" Saturday. Bodemeister likely would have been the favorite. Last week, Belmont Stakes winner Union Rags was declared out of the Haskell with a tendon injury.

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