Conversation with Steve Byk: sales, BC, and the Phipps stallion prospects

Had a chance to talk Breeders’ Cup (London Bridge and the juvenile Euros), the Fasig-Tipton and Keeneland November mixed sales (24 seven-fig lots at FT and 14 at Keeneland, plus foreign buying), and the Phippses (Orb and Point of Entry to stud and how the stable has transitioned to a family operation with keener bottom-line considerations) with Steve Byk on his Monday show. Click here to listen under hour 3 and move the cursor to the two-thirds mark for my portion of the conversation. Ex-MLBer Rocco Baldelli—who breeds—mentioned, too.

FYI, I’m also recapping my observations of the two sales for editor Emma Berry at Thoroughbred Owner & Breeder magazine.

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