Santa Anita Stable Notes Friday, October 29, 2021

MILLER READY FOR FINALE AND BREEDERS’ CUP FLAGSTAFF WILL BE RETIRED AFTER BC SPRINT VALDIVIA’S GRANDDAD ALL-TIME TRAINING KING SAM SPEAR, ICONIC BAY AREA RACING FIGURE, PASSES AT 72 FIRST POST TIME ON SATURDAY & SUNDAY IS AT 12:30 P.M. $5 MILLION RAINBOW POOL POSSIBLE CLOSING DAY, SUNDAY MILLER EYES VICTORIES DOWN THE ROAD Peter […]

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Sam Spear, Iconic Bay Area Racing Figure, Passes At 72

SAM SPEAR, ICONIC BAY AREA RACING FIGURE, PASSES AT 72             BERKELEY, Calif. (Oct. 24, 2021) — Golden Gate Fields is saddened to learn of the passing of Bay Area media legend Sam Spear at age 72 following a lengthy illness.  Spear, born Nov. 3, 1948 in Oakland and raised in Alameda, was a lifelong […]

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$75,000, ANOAKIA STAKES QUOTES-SUNDAY, OCTOBER 24, 2021

JOCKEY QUOTES               FLAVIEN PRAT, EDA, WINNER: “She was travelling well, she broke well and I was able to get myself in the clear. As soon as we hit the turn, she just on her own grabbed the bridle and made a nice move, and that was a winning move.   “She’s pretty quick, […]

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Inaugural Santa Anita ‘Folds Of Honor’ Charity Poker Tournament Raises $50,000 To Aid Spouses & Children Of Fallen & Disabled Vets

INAUGURAL SANTA ANITA ‘FOLDS OF HONOR’ CHARITY POKER TOURNAMENT RAISES $50,000 TO AID SPOUSES & CHILDREN OF FALLEN & DISABLED VETS ARCADIA, Calif. (Oct. 24, 2021)–Santa Anita Park’s inaugural “Folds of Honor” Charity Poker Tournament, held Saturday night following the races in the track’s Player’s Lounge, located above Clockers’ Corner, was deemed a rousing success […]

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Santa Anita Stable Notes Sunday, October 24, 2021

HOY IS ON THE LINE IN BREEDERS’ CUP CLASSIC D’AMATO EYES BETTER TRIP IN TWILIGHT DERBY AUTUMN MISS MILE SHOULD AID BURGOO ALLEY EXCLUSIVE BC VIDEO PORTAL WILL AIR ON XBTV NO LACK OF PACE IN BREEDERS’ CUP CLASSIC If everything holds together and all things being equal, one thing seems certain: The $6 million […]

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$70,000, LURE STAKES QUOTES-SATURDAY, OCTOBER 23, 2021

JOCKEY QUOTES             FLAVIEN PRAT, NEPTUNE’S STORM, WINNER: “We had a good trip. He was traveling well and when I asked him turning for home, he kicked on well. When he went by that horse, he messed around a bit. He’s an old man, he knows what he’s doing.” TRAINER QUOTES         […]

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