The top headliners in Sunday's Grade III El Camino Real Derby at Bay Meadows are the two Southern California shippers, Eion Harty's A.P. WARRIOR and Bob Baffert's WANNA RUNNER. They're the morning line favorites at 8-5 and 2-1, respectively.
But we are going with CAUSE TO BELIEVE in the 1 1/16-mile El Camino Real. Trainer Jerry Hollendorfer has been pointing his local hero to this race for quite some time, and there's good reason to think he will prevail. For one thing, he's on his home court, and for another, he's never finished worse than second in seven career starts. More