Santa Anita Stable Notes Saturday, May 8, 2021

BAFFERT ON HISTORY’S HIGHWAY IN PREAKNESS D’AMATO STRETCHES ‘LEGGS’ FIRST TIME SUNDAY SANTA ANITA, DEL MAR JOIN SHIP & WIN PROGRAM   BAFFERT HAS TWO IN PURSUIT OF PREAKNESS MARK All systems are appropriately aligned for Bob Baffert in pursuit of an unprecedented third Triple Crown sweep, this with the only horse on the planet […]

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Santa Anita Stable Notes Friday, May 7, 2021

  CARPE VINUM SEEKS HER FIRST STAKES VICTORY TREVOR McCARTHY TO JOIN JOCKEY COLONY SOON BIG ‘CAP WINNER IDOL WILL MISS GRADE I GOLD CUP BREEDERS’ CUP RUNNETH OVER AT AUTUMN MEET D’AMATO SEEKS SANTA BARBARA UPSET Carpe Vinum seeks her first stakes victory in Saturday’s Grade III Santa Barbara Stakes, and Phil D’Amato realizes […]

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Classy Warren’s Showtime Heads Sunday’s $100,000 Fran’s Valentine Stakes

CLASSY WARREN’S SHOWTIME HEADS SUNDAY’S $100,000 FRAN’S VALENTINE STAKES AS CALIFORNIA-BRED FILLIES GO ONE MILE ON TURF   RACE IS PART OF THE LUCRATIVE GOLDEN STATE SERIES FOR CALIFORNIA-BRED OR SIRED HORSES                  ARCADIA, Calif. (May 6, 2021)–Ben and Sally Warren’s classy homebred Warren’s Showtime heads a field of six California-bred fillies mares and […]

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Baffert’s Gutty Medina Spirit Becomes 20th Horse To Exit The Santa Anita Derby And Win The Run For The Roses At Churchill Downs

BAFFERT’S GUTTY MEDINA SPIRIT BECOMES 20TH HORSE TO EXIT THE SANTA ANITA DERBY AND WIN THE RUN FOR THE ROSES AT CHURCHILL DOWNS   BAFFERT WINS RECORD SEVENTH KY DERBY, ‘JOHNNY V’ GETS HIS FOURTH                   ARCADIA, Calif. (May 2, 2021)–Bob Baffert’s Medina Spirit, upset winner of Saturday’s Kentucky Derby with John Velazquez aboard, […]

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Santa Anita Stable Notes Sunday, May 2, 2021

AN UNYIELDING SPIRIT WINS KENTUCKY DERBY FLAGSTAFF PROVIDES SOLACE FOR SADLER CHARMAINE’S MIA DRILLS FOR GRADE I GAMELY   ‘WALK-ON’ CAPTURES THE ROSES FOR BAFFERT And so it came to pass that on this day, Bob Baffert looked down his bench and saw but a single player remaining. Gone were “A list” starters Life Is […]

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