"He's definitely helped the park," Cathy Roby, manager of the Horse Park's Hall of Champions, told Daily Racing Form.
Like a true retiree, the horse spends a lot of time playing, especially with his
next-door neighbor, fellow two-time Horse of the Year John Henry.Roby
said the two sometimes engage in spontaneous match races, the horse version of a pickup basketball game.
"Cigar usually takes the initiative," Roby
"Jerry Bailey [Cigar's regular jockey] likes to kind of come in quietly and not make a big deal about it," Roby