"Everybody grows up dreaming of going to the Kentucky Derby, and most people realize they're probably never going to make it, and I never thought I would make it," he said. "You got guys like Baffert and Pletcher who have most of them [horses], so for a little guy like me it's pretty rewarding."
"He falls under the radar, which I like. I don't want him to be the favorite, I don't want everybody talking about him," Harrington said. "Everybody should be talking about Bodemeister, although my horse outrun him. Everybody should be talking about I'll Have Another, although I outrun him also. Those three horses have traded punches, so who knows?"