BELMONT PARK, Elmont, NY
|1||Seattle Smooth||Margin: ¾||BRIS: 97||TrueNicks: A||$90,000|
2005 | Bay Mare | Quiet American - Our Seattle Star, Seattle Song
Sire: Quiet American , Bay, 1986. Raced 4 years. 12 starts, 4 wins, $754,650. Lifetime: 409 yearlings sold, median $35,000. In 2009: 1.74 AEI.
Broodmare Sire: Seattle Song, Dark Bay or Brown, 1981. In 2009: 1.74 AEI.
Fasig-Tipton Kentucky 2006 Select Yearling Sale, $340,000.
|2||Color Me Up||Margin: ½||BRIS: 96||TrueNicks: A++||$30,000|
2005 | Bay Mare | Aptitude - Delight U. S. A., Quiet American
Sire: Aptitude, Dark Bay or Brown, 1997. Raced 3 years. 15 starts, 5 wins, $1,965,410. Lifetime: 207 yearlings sold, median $20,000.
Broodmare Sire: Quiet American , Bay, 1986. In 2009: 1.74 AEI.
|3||Sea Chanter||Margin: 6¼||BRIS: 96||TrueNicks: A++||$15,000|
2005 | Bay Filly | War Chant - Smooth Charmer, Easy Goer
Sire: War Chant , Dark Bay or Brown, 1997. Raced 2 years. 7 starts, 5 wins, $1,130,600. Lifetime: 221 yearlings sold, median $57,000.
Broodmare Sire: Easy Goer, Chestnut, 1986.
|1||Seattle Smooth||Ramon A. Dominguez||Anthony W. Dutrow|
|2||Color Me Up||Cornelio H. Velasquez||D. Wayne Lukas|
|3||Sea Chanter||Jose Lezcano||Todd A. Pletcher|
|4||Granted Tiger||Raymundo D. Fuentes||H. Allen Jerkens|
|5||Striking Tomisue||Rajiv Maragh||Nicholas P. Zito|
|6||Are We Dreamin||Michael J. Luzzi||Randi Persaud|
Freeman began training in the 1950's and had many top horses such as Bukhar, Gala Performance, Hodges Bay, Cold Comfort, Show Off, and Understudy. But his best horse by far was Mrs. Whitney Stone's Hall of Fame filly Shuvee.Thursday, April 18, 2013
Steve remembers the fillies of '69.Friday, September 23, 2011
Seattle Smooth, a grade I winner for Ernie Moody's Mercedes Stables, has been retired from racing because of ankle problems.Sunday, May 30, 2010
Funny Moon recorded her fourth win at Belmont Park May 15, pulling away in the stretch to easily defeat odds-on favorite Seattle Smooth in the $150,000 Shuvee Handicap (gr. II) under Alan Garcia.Saturday, May 15, 2010
Grade I winner Seattle Smooth, idle since last June, returns to action in the $150,000 Shuvee Handicap (gr. II) at Belmont Park May 15, a race she won last year as the odds-on favorite.Wednesday, May 12, 2010
Both might start in the Shuvee (gr. II) May 15 at Belmont Park.Friday, May 07, 2010
Retired jockey Jesse Davidson died Jan. 16 in his Ellicott City, Md., home.Monday, January 18, 2010
The last day of 2009 found Ramon Dominguez in the same place as the first -- atop the jockey standings and in the winner's circle at Aqueduct.Friday, January 01, 2010
With her scheduled start against older males in the Woodward Stakes (gr. I) Saturday, Sept. 5, Rachel Alexandra is taking a path seldom traveled by 3-year-old fillies.Tuesday, September 01, 2009
Multiple graded stakes winner Unbridled Belle tops a trio of charges from the barn of Todd Pletcher in the $400,000 Personal Ensign Stakes (gr. I), Saratoga's Aug. 30 headliner.Thursday, August 27, 2009
Godolphin Stable's Seventh Street continued her dominance over an off track, as she wore down Spritely in mid-stretch and went on to win the $300,000 Go For Wand Handicap (gr. I) Aug. 2 at rainy Saratoga. It was the fifth victory in eight starts for the 4-year-old daughter of Street Cry, who became a multiple graded stakes winner.Sunday, August 02, 2009
Grade I winner Seattle Smooth, who has won her last five starts (four of them graded stakes), has some physical issues that have prompted her connections to give her a 60-day break from training, Daily Racing Form reported July 28.Tuesday, July 28, 2009
Not to be a killjoy, but the fact is some of the best horses in the country will not be showing up at the Breeders' Cup this year.Sunday, July 12, 2009
Seattle Smooth wore down Seventh Street in the homestretch to win the Ogden Phipps Handicap (gr. I) for her first grade I victory June 13 at Belmont Park.Saturday, June 13, 2009
Music Note, one of the top fillies in the nation last year when she was a three-time grade I winner, makes her 4-year-old seasonal debut in the $300,000 Ogden Phipps Handicap (gr. I) at Bemont Park June 13.Wednesday, June 10, 2009
Carolyn's Cat spoiled an anticipated rematch between the fine sprinters Game Face and Any Limit in the $150,000 Vagrancy Handicap (gr. II) when she went all the way for a front-running score at Belmont Park May 24.Sunday, May 24, 2009
Game Face and Any Limit have developed a nice little rivalry, and the two foes will meet for the fourth time this year when they do battle in the $150,000 Vagrancy Handicap (gr. II) on May 24 at Belmont Park.Thursday, May 21, 2009
She didn't score the way a 1-4 favorite is supposed to, but Mercedes Stables' Seattle Smooth made a big move in the final furlong and ran down a pair of rivals in the final strides to win the $150,000 Shuvee Handicap (gr. II) by a three-quarters of a length May 16 at Belmont Park.Saturday, May 16, 2009
Darley Stable's tandem of Sea Chanter and Skylighter look best in a seven-horse field entered for the $150,000 Allaire DuPont Distaff Stakes (gr. II) at Pimlico May 16. The options could narrow, though, if Sea Chanter and another well-regarded entry, Striking Tomisue, run instead in the Shuvee Handicap (gr. II) at Belmont Park the same day.Thursday, May 14, 2009
Mercedes Stables Seattle Smooth will try for her fourth straight stakes victory May 16 in the $150,000 Shuvee Handicap (gr. II) for fillies and mares going a mile on Belmont Park's main track. The Quiet American filly will face five rivals.Wednesday, May 13, 2009
Even-money favorite Seattle Smooth took over coming off the turn and rolled to a dominating 5 3/4-length victory in a scratch-filled running of the $142,500 Bed o' Roses Handicap (gr. II) April 18 at Aqueduct.Saturday, April 18, 2009
Mercedes Stables' Seattle Smooth, who took down eventual 3-year-old champion filly Proud Spell in the Fitz Dixon Cotillion Stakes (gr. II) last out, will return from a seven-month layoff and make her seasonal debut in the $150,000 Bed o' Roses Handicap (gr. II) at Aqueduct April 18.Wednesday, April 15, 2009
Helen Alexander and Helen Groves' homebred Acoma has been terrific in her last three wins and now the 4-year-old Empire Maker filly will try to add a grade I victory to her resume when facing a short field in the $500,000 Apple Blossom April 4 at Oaklawn Park.Thursday, April 02, 2009
G. Watts Humphrey's sparkling filly One Caroline remained undefeated in five starts and continued to climb her way up the older filly-and-mare ranks when romping to a wire-to-wire 6 1/2-length victory in the $150,000 Rampart Stakes (gr. II) March 29 at Gulfstream Park.Sunday, March 29, 2009
G. Watts Humphrey's undefeated filly One Caroline shoots for her fifth win in as many starts when she takes on six fillies and mares in the $150,000 Rampart Stakes (gr. II) March 29 at Gulfstream Park.Thursday, March 26, 2009