STABLE NOTES BY ED GOLDEN

• MIKE LAKOW JOINS SANTA ANITA AS RACING DIRECTOR • LEGENDARY AGENT O’BRYAN RECALLS MAGNITUDE OF BIG ‘CAP • CALIFORNIA CHROME TO WORK AT LOS AL FOR SAN FELIPE EASTERN-BASED MIKE LAKOW HIRED AS RACING DIRECTOR BY SANTA ANITA PARK Santa Anita Park has announced that Mike Lakow, who served for 12 years as Director […]

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SANTA YSABEL STAKES QUOTES

JOCKEY QUOTES MIKE SMITH, AWESOME BABY, WINNER: “The game plan was to break and get a clear lead so we could give her a chance to take a breather. “We weren’t sure that she would go long; she didn’t at two. We got the first quarter in twenty-three and it was all her after that. […]

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WEIGHTS ASSIGNED FOR SATURDAY’S GRADE I, $750,000 SANTA ANITA HANDICAP; BREEDERS’ CUP CLASSIC WINNER MUCHO MACHO MAN TO CARRY 124, ECLIPSE CHAMPION WILL TAKE CHARGE TO TOTE 123, GAME ON DUDE 122

ARCADIA, Calif. (March 1, 2014)–Breeders’ Cup Classic winner Mucho Macho Man has been assigned top weight of 124 pounds for Saturday’s Grade I, $750,000 Santa Anita Handicap presented by San Manuel Indian Bingo & Casino, with Classic runner-up and Eclipse Champion Will Take Charge assigned second-high weight of 123 pounds. Two-time Big ‘Cap winner Game […]

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STABLE NOTES BY ED GOLDEN

• GRYDER HAS BIG ‘CAP MOUNT AND BLINGO IS HIS NAME-O • SANTA ANITA JOCKEYS WIN DEFENSIVE STRUGGLE, 27-20 • CALIFORNIA CHROME COULD WORK SUNDAY AT SANTA ANITA GRYDER WANTS TO KEEP BLINGO HAPPY FOR BIG ‘CAP If Blingo wins the Santa Anita Handicap, Aaron Gryder would be the first to admit he owes Mike […]

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SANTA ANITA ANNOUNCES 2014 SUMMER STAKES SCHEDULE; MEET TO RUN FROM APRIL 25 TO JUNE 29 WITH 34 ADDED MONEY OFFERINGS THAT INCLUDE 21 GRADED STAKES–SIX OF THEM GRADE I EVENTS

ARCADIA, Calif. (Feb. 28, 2014)–Santa Anita Park has announced its 2014 Summer Stakes schedule, which will begin April 25 and conclude June 29. The 40-day meeting will offer horsemen a total of 34 added money races; 21 of them graded stakes that include six Grade I events. Beginning opening day, Friday, April 25, with the […]

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BIG ‘CAP BEER FESTIVAL SCHEDULED FOR SANTA ANITA INFIELD ON MARCH 8; COUNTRY MUSIC, WESTERN BBQ, CRAFT BEERS & FAMILY FUN TO COMPLIMENT SANTA ANITA HANDICAP & THREE OTHER GRADED STAKES

ARCADIA, Calif. (Feb. 28, 2014)–Santa Anita Park will offer its first-ever Big ‘Cap Beer Festival, featuring Craft Beers, Country Music, Western BBQ and Family Fun in the track’s spacious Infield Area on Santa Anita Handicap Day, Saturday, March 8. Fans are encouraged to come out and enjoy world class racing and discover some of the […]

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STABLE NOTES BY ED GOLDEN

• TEAM CALIFORNIA CHROME LOOKS TO SAN FELIPE AND BEYOND • MUCHO MACHO MAN MAKES HIMSELF AT HOME AT SANTA ANITA • SANTA ANITA JOCKEYS IN CHARITY HOOPS GAME TONIGHT • COREY LANERIE WINS SANTA ANITA’S GEORGE WOOLF AWARD ESPINOZA, CALIFORNIA CHROME CARRY GOLDEN STATE’S HOPES It’s been more than a dozen years since Victor […]

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