STABLE NOTES BY ED GOLDEN

• GRADE II SAN VICENTE ‘TOUGH RACE’ FOR PAPA TURF • STEADY IOTAPA ON COURSE FOR GRADE II SANTA MARIA • DANCINGTOTHESTARS IN TUNE FOR MONDAY’S BUENA VISTA • ROUTE RIGHT DOWN THE ALLEY FOR VENERABLE MENSA HEAT KASPAROFF LOOKS FOR IMPROVEMENT IN SAN VICENTE Papa Turf takes on the heavyweights again when he runs […]

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UP AND COMING CHERUBIM HEADS SUNDAY’S GRADE II, $200,000 SAN VICENTE STAKES, IMPORTANT STEPPINGSTONE TO $1 MILLION SANTA ANITA DERBY

ARCADIA, Calif. (Feb. 13, 2014)–Cherubim, an up and coming colt by Henny Hughes, heads a competitive field of six 3-year-olds going seven furlongs in Sunday’s Grade II, $200,000 San Vicente Stakes, an important steppingstone to the $1 million Santa Anita Derby on April 5. An impressive 3 ¼ length maiden winner going six furlongs Dec. […]

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BAYERN TAKES FEATURED $58,000 TAURUS PURSE BY 15 LENGTHS; RIDDEN BY STEVENS, BAFFERT TRAINEE HAS LOOK OF DERBY PROSPECT

EBLOUISSANTE, HALF SISTER TO ZENYATTA, RUNS DISAPPOINTING SECOND EARLIER IN THE DAY; ONE WINNING PICK SIX TICKET, PURCHASED THROUGH TWINSPIRES.COM, PAYS $72,639 ARCADIA, Calif. (Feb. 13, 2014)–In a race that could have Derby implications, Bob Baffert’s Bayern, ridden by Gary Stevens, stretched out to a mile and dominated Thursday’s $58,000 Taurus Purse, an allowance for […]

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STABLE NOTES BY ED GOLDEN

• MITCHELL, GARCIA, EGG DROP: IT’S ALL IN THE FAMILY • CALLAGHAN ‘EXCITED’ ABOUT CHERUBIM FOR SAN VICENTE • NAKATANI HAS ‘FAITH’ IN FILLY FOR GRADE II SANTA MARIA • DESORMEAUX STILL HAS ‘THE TOUCH’ WITH LIMITED RIDES • FORMER OWNER/TRAINER CURRIN PASSES AT AGE 77 EGG DROP ON HOLIDAY MENU MONDAY IN BUENA VISTA […]

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IOTAPA, LET FAITH ARISE & FIFTYSHADESOFHAY HEAD COMPETITIVE GRADE II SANTA MARIA STAKES SATURDAY; SADLER, HOLLENDORFER & BAFFERT REPRESENTED

ARCADIA, Calif. (Feb. 12, 2014)–Iotapa, second in the seven furlong, Grade II Santa Monica Stakes Jan. 25, and Let Faith Arise and Fiftyshadesofhay, second and fourth respectively in the Grade II, mile and a sixteenth La Canada Stakes, head a competitive field of seven older fillies and mares in Saturday’s Grade II, 1 1/16 miles […]

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