Baffert back from ban, wins Preakness with National Treasure after another horse euthanized

RETRANSMISSION TO CORRECT NAME OF AWARD TO WOODLAWN VASE - Bob Baffert, center, trainer of National Treasure, and jockey John Velazquez, left, help hoist the Woodlawn Vase after winning the148th running of the Preakness Stakes horse race at Pimlico Race Course, Saturday, May 20, 2023, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Julia Nikhinson)

BALTIMORE (AP) — Bob Baffert choked back tears and his voice cracked while he tried to juggle the conflicting feelings of seeing one of his horses win the Preakness Stakes hours after another was euthanized on the same track.