Surgery to Address Roman Ruler's Ridgling Condition

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Fog City Stable's Thoroughbred Roman Ruler, fifth as the 2-1 favorite in the Bessemer Trust Juvenile (gr. I) at Lone Star Park on Oct. 30, is scheduled to undergo surgery Nov. 7 to remove an undescended testicle.

"He's a cryptorchid (ridgling), and this is something we've been thinking about for a while," said trainer Bob Baffert.

Baffert did not point to the condition as an

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