STABLE NOTES BY ED GOLDEN

• UNBEATEN STREAMING TRIES DIRT IN LAS VIRGENES • SUGGESTIVE BOY RETURNS IN GRADE II ARCADIA • BC SPRINT WINNER SECRET CIRCLE IN PALOS VERDES • BAEDEKER TO JOIN CALIFORNIA HORSE RACING BOARD STREAMING MAKES DIRT DEBUT IN GRADE I LAS VIRGENES Dating back to 1999 with Excellent Meeting, Bob Baffert has won the Las […]

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COMEBACKING SUGGESTIVE BOY BACK TO DEFEND HIS TITLE AGAINST NINE RIVALS IN SATURDAY’S GRADE II ARCADIA STAKES; McANALLY RUNNER, IDLE SINCE MARCH 2, FACING DEEP & COMPETITIVE FIELD AT ONE MILE ON TURF

ARCADIA, Calif. (Jan. 29, 2014)–Hall of Fame conditioner Ron McAnally, who has been training for more than 50 years in Southern California, will call upon a good measure of that experience when sending out Argentine-bred Suggestive Boy in Saturday’s Grade II, $200,000 Arcadia Stakes for older horses at one mile on turf. A winner of […]

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SANTA ANITA PICK SIX CARRYOVER OF $430,875 SPAWNS $2.2 MILLION IN ‘NEW MONEY,’ CREATING MASSIVE TOTAL SUNDAY POOL OF $2.6 MILLION

ARCADIA, Calif. (Jan. 26, 2014)–With $2,202,874 in “new money” wagered on Sunday, Santa Anita’s total Pick Six pool reached an astronomical $2,633,749 by fourth race post time, leg one in the track’s popular two dollar wager. A two-day carryover from Saturday of $430,875 served as the catalyst, and bettors again responded to deep and competitive […]

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LAKERVILLE OVERCOMES 17-MONTH LAYOFF TO WIN $75,000 CLOCKERS’ CORNER STAKES BY 1 ¼ LENGTHS UNDER NAKATANI, SENSATIONAL STAR NEXT

ARCADIA, Calif. (Jan. 26, 2014)–Away 17 months, 6-year-old Lakerville smoked late under Corey Nakatani to take Sunday’s $75,000 Clockers’ Corner Stakes by 1 ¼ lengths, getting 6 ½ furlongs down Santa Anita’s hillside turf course in 1:11.75. Well in-hand approaching the dirt crossing at the top of the lane, Nakatani was about five lengths behind […]

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STABLE NOTES BY ED GOLDEN

• MAIDEN WINNER FASHION PLATE IN GRADE I LAS VIRGENES • EXCITEMENT PREVAILS ON SUNSHINE MILLIONS CAL CUP DAY • VAGABOND SHOES IN STEP FOR GRADE II ARCADIA STAKES • YES, IT PAYS TO READ SANTA ANITA STABLE NOTES FASHION PLATE SHARP FOR STAKES DEBUT IN LAS VIRGENES Fashion Plate would appear to be going […]

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