Birdstone Gets First Mare in Foal
Updated: Tuesday, March 8, 2005 4:32 PM
Posted: Monday, March 7, 2005 3:21 PM
Sing and Swing, the first mare bred to grade I winner Birdstone
, has been pronounced in foal at Gainesway Farm (Antony Beck, president) near Lexington. A multiple stakes winner owned by Marylou Whitney, Sing and Swing (by Dixieland Band
) is the dam of stakes-placed Got That Swing and is out of Kentucky Oaks (gr. II) winner Sun and Snow.
Birdstone, a son of Grindstone
out of the Storm Bird mare Dear Birdie, beat Smarty Jones in winning the Belmont Stakes (gr. I). He stands for $10,000 at Gainesway.
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