This unlikely Kentucky Derby hero was a rogue with a history of bolting and swerving and was produced from a mare who served as her owner's favorite buggy horse until she was 17. Adding to the improbability of his story, he was a maiden when he faced the starter at Churchill Downs, and his jockey had to be compelled to ride him by track officials, who threatened to suspend the rider if he did not honor the commitment. Who was this improbable Derby winner?
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