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January 19, 2013

• GOMEZ: BEHOLDER READY TO DO HER THING IN SANTA YNEZ

• BOOK REVIEW IS A GOOD READ FOR LA CAŇADA STAKES

• SPRINT STAKES MORE REALISTIC FOR REALLY MR GREELY

• JERANIMO’S FIRST DIRT START COULD COME IN BIG ’CAP

GOMEZ HAS MORE THAN OUTSIDE CHANCE IN MONDAY’S SANTA YNEZ

Inside or out, when you’re on the best horse, you have options, and Garrett Gomez figures he has plenty on imminent Juvenile Fillies champion of 2012 Beholder when she makes her 3-year-old debut in Monday’s Martin Luther King Jr.

January 18, 2013

• BETTORS NOT AT ODDS WITH PRIVATE ZONE IN GRADE II PALOS VERDES

• SWITCH TO THE LEAD TACKLES BEHOLDER IN MONDAY’S SANTA YNEZ

• MORE CHOCOLATE FINDS HER NICHE IN GRADE II LA CAŇADA

• DENMAN INDUCTED IN CALIFORNIA HALL OF FAME BY CTBA

PRIVATE ZONE SEEKS FIRST U.S. WIN IN PALOS VERDES

Private Zone usually outruns his odds. In six starts since coming to the U.S.

January 17, 2013

• IMPENDING CHAMPION BEHOLDER A FINE WORK IN PROGRESS

• ‘RAILBIRD’ BAFFERT HAS TWO FOR SATURDAY’S PALOS VERDES

• OPEN WATER SEEKS UPSET IN GRADE II LA CAŇADA ON SUNDAY

• SANTA ANITA TO HONOR VETERAN SCRIBE JACK DISNEY ON SUNDAY, JAN. 27

GOMEZ, BEHOLDER, OLDER BUT WISER FOR MONDAY’S SANTA YNEZ

Garrett Gomez and Beholder each had a birthday on Jan. 1. Gomez turned 41, Beholder turned three. Each has much more in common with the other.

January 13, 2013

• VERSATILE COMMA TO THE TOP RETURNS IN PALOS VERDES

• ZENYATTA’S HALF-SISTER ENTERED THURSDAY AT SANTA ANITA

• STEVENS BACK AT WORK AFTER FIRST WIN IN SEVEN YEARS

• DWYRE HITS HOME RUN WITH LASORDA COLUMN

MILLIONAIRE COMMA TO THE TOP SET FOR SATURDAY’S PALOS VERDES

Dr. Fager in miniature--long, short, turf, dirt, synthetic--Comma to the Top handles it all.

January 12, 2013

• CHAMP-IN-WAITING BEHOLDER TO MAKE 3-YEAR-OLD DEBUT

• MALDONADO’S BACKERS PROFIT FROM ‘SHOW ME THE MONEY’

• UNUSUAL JAZZ PAYS BIG DIVIDENDS AFTER $8,000 CLAIM

BEHOLDER AWAITS CHAMPIONSHIP CROWN, SANTA YNEZ STAKES

Richard Mandella and his entourage will head to Florida shortly in advance of the Eclipse Awards at Gulfstream Park next Saturday.

January 11, 2013


· ON-TRACK FAN BAGS PICK SIX BONUS, MAKES $26,222.40 SCORE
· PASEANA VICTORY WOULD BE FITTING FOR McANALLY
· HANDSOME MIKE SET TO REBOUND IN SAN FERNANDO

January 10, 2013

• I’LL HAVE ANOTHER HORSE OF THE YEAR FOR TEAM O’NEILL

• SAN FERNANDO GOOD STARTING POINT FOR REGULUS

• RACING MOURNS PASSING OF RETIRED TRAINER LIN WHEELER

• PICK SIX BONUS A WINNER ON TRACK AND IN HANDLE

O’NEILL CONTENT WITH HIS ONCE-IN-A-LIFETIME HORSE

Doug O’Neill is nothing if not a realist. If he had his druthers, he would love it if I’ll Have Another is named 2012's Horse of the Year when the Eclipse Award winners are announced at Gulfstream Park a week from Saturday on Jan.

January 6, 2013

• SHAM WINNER GOLDENCENTS PONDERS NEXT DANCE

• SAN PASQUAL WINNER COIL RETIRED TO STUD IN CALIFORNIA

• MITCHELL ON LEPAROUX: IT’S NOT ALL RELATIVE

• OCTOGENARIAN AGENT HAS OLD PROBLEM FOR NEW YEAR

GOLDENCENTS FINE BUT NO PLANS YET FOR NEXT RACE; KRIGGER PLAYS IT COOL

Goldencents, ridden to perfection by Kevin Krigger, came out of his length and a half victory in Saturday’s Grade III Sham Stakes in top shape but no decision has been made on the colt’s next race on the Triple Crown trail.

“No plans right now,” trainer Doug O’Neill said Sunday morning.

January 5, 2013

• GOMEZ UPBEAT ON DOWNHILL COURSE WITH BROKEN DREAMS

• STEVENS READY TO SCRATCH SEVEN-YEAR ITCH ON SUNDAY

• BONUS PICK SIX PROGRAM A BOON TO ON-TRACK BETTORS

BROKEN DREAMS TACKLES MIZDIRECTION IN SUNDAY’S MONROVIA

Garrett Gomez knows his way around Santa Anita’s unique downhill turf course, be it on Mizdirection or Broken Dreams.

Gomez has ridden Mizdirection, 6-5 morning line favorite for Sunday’s Grade II Monrovia Stakes at about 6 ½ furlongs on turf, seven times, winning three, including last year’s Monrovia.

January 4, 2013

• HALL OF FAMERS LASORDA, PINCAY TO PRESENT TROPHIES SATURDAY

• PEDROZA READY TO ROCK AND ROLL ON ULTIMATE EAGLE

• TYER BAZE SEEKS SHAM UPSET ABOARD DIRTY SWAGG

• IT’S OFFICIAL: GARY STEVENS STARTS COMEBACK SUNDAY

• BRYAMA VIES FOR VICTORY IN COMPETITIVE MONROVIA

HALL OF FAMERS LASORDA, PINCAY TROPHY PRESENTERS SATURDAY

Legendary baseball Hall of Fame manager Tommy Lasorda will be on hand Saturday to present the trophy for the Grade II San Pasqual Stakes.