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SAN JUAN DISTANCE SHOULD POSE NO PROBLEM FOR JUNIPER PASS
On the surface, everything points to another solid performance from Juniper Pass in Sunday’s traditional farewell race at Santa Anita, the Grade II, $150,000 San Juan Capistrano Handicap for older horses at about 1 ¾ miles on turf.
The 4-year-old bay colt won the Grade II San Luis Rey Stakes at a mile and a half on March