SANTA ANITA PARK, Arcadia, CA
|1||Shakin It Up||Margin: 1||TrueNicks: B||$90,000|
2010 | Dark Bay or Brown Colt | Midnight Lute - Silver Bullet Moon, Vindication
Sire: Midnight Lute , Dark Bay or Brown, 2003. Raced 4 years. 13 starts, 6 wins, $2,690,600. Lifetime: 105 yearlings sold, median $27,000.
Broodmare Sire: Vindication, Dark Bay or Brown, 2000.
|2||Treasury Bill||Margin: ¾||TrueNicks: B+||$30,000|
2010 | Chestnut Colt | Lemon Drop Kid - Wow Me Free, Menifee
Sire: Lemon Drop Kid , Bay, 1996. Raced 3 years. 24 starts, 10 wins, $3,245,370. Lifetime: 444 yearlings sold, median $55,000.
Broodmare Sire: Menifee, Bay, 1996. In 2009: 1.56 AEI.
Fasig-Tipton Kentucky 2011 Select Yearling Sale, $230,000.
|3||Caballo Del Cielo||Margin: ¾||TrueNicks: C+||$18,000|
2010 | Bay Colt | Songandaprayer - Queen Majesty, Regal Classic
Sire: Songandaprayer , Bay, 1998. Raced 2 years. 8 starts, 3 wins, $380,480. Lifetime: 441 yearlings sold, median $35,000. In 2009: 1.73 AEI.
Broodmare Sire: Regal Classic, Chestnut, 1985.
Barretts Equine Limited March 2012 Sale of Selected Two-Year-Olds in Training, $250,000.
Fasig-Tipton Kentucky 2011 Select Yearling Sale, $65,000.
Keeneland Association November 2010 Breeding Stock Sale, $27,000.
|1||Shakin It Up||David Romero Flores||Bob Baffert|
|2||Treasury Bill||Joseph Talamo||Ronald W. Ellis|
|3||Caballo Del Cielo||Corey S. Nakatani||Steven M. Asmussen|
|4||War Academy||Martin Garcia||Bob Baffert|
|5||Mudflats||Edwin A. Maldonado||Doug F. O'Neill|
|6||Belvin||Rafael Bejarano||Bob Baffert|
Mike Pegram's Govenor Charlie, record-breaking winner of the Sunland Derby (gr. III), is scheduled to be shipped to Churchill Downs April 18 after a brief visit to Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital in Lexington, Ky.Wednesday, April 17, 2013
Overanalyze, rebounding from a lackluster seasonal debut, overpowered his rivals in the drive to easily win the $1 million Arkansas Derby (gr. I) and stamp his ticket for this year's Run for the Roses.Saturday, April 13, 2013
War Academy has been installed as the 2-1 favorite in a field of 10 3-year-olds entered for the 77th running of the Arkansas Derby (gr. I) April 13 at Oaklawn Park.Wednesday, April 10, 2013
Steve Haskin's Derby Dozen is shuffled in a major way this week. There are new horses on it, and one is from 'left field'!Monday, April 08, 2013
Verrazano was the favored individual horse in the final of three Kentucky Derby Future Wager pools, but the field entry emerged as the overall pick once again for this year's Run for the Roses.Sunday, March 24, 2013
Fast-developing Govenor Charlie became the latest colt to jump into the Triple Crown fray when the Bob Baffert trainee dominated eight 3-year-old opponents in winning the $800,000 Sunland Derby (gr. III) March 24.Sunday, March 24, 2013
Shakin It Up and Govenor Charlie looking for valuable 50 points in 1 1/8-mile test.Wednesday, March 20, 2013
by Anne Peters
On Feb. 7, Darley announced the retirement of Quiet American, its 27-year-old son of Fappiano. Ten days later Quiet American's great-grandson Shakin It Up put himself on the classic trail.
With his dominating 3 1/2-length allowance score going 1 1/16 miles March 15, War Academy is ready to join the Derby party, according to both Bob Baffert and Mike Smith.Friday, March 15, 2013
Claire Novak and Pete Denk handicap the Rebel Stakes at Oaklawn Park this weekend. Can Super Ninety Nine repeat his efforts from his last race?Friday, March 15, 2013
The $600,000 Rebel Stakes (gr. II) drew a competitive field of 11 sophomores seeking points to qualify for the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I), including Southwest Stakes (gr. III) winner Super Ninety Nine.Wednesday, March 13, 2013
Hunter Simms, who joined Warrendale Sales four years ago, has become a partner with owner Kitty Taylor in the Lexington equine sales company.Monday, March 11, 2013
Who, at this time, had heard of or paid any attention to Animal Kingdom, Big Brown, Mine That Bird, Funny Cide, War Emblem, Grindstone or Giacomo?Thursday, March 07, 2013
Steve Haskin has a new number one in his Derby Dozen list this week. There are also two other newcomers to the list, read to see who they are!Monday, February 25, 2013
Shakin It Up's early career has parallels to another Bob Baffert runner, 1997 Kentucky Derby winner Silver Charm.Thursday, February 21, 2013
The third spot in Steve's Derby Dozen is 'invaded', see where Shanghai Bobby ends up. Plus, there is a new name on the list of 12 contenders.Tuesday, February 19, 2013
Evan Hammonds recaps the Southwest Stakes, Sabin Stakes, El Camino Real Derby, and San Vicente Stakes from the weekend.Tuesday, February 19, 2013
Given a patient ride by David Flores, Shakin It Up rallied between horses to capture the $150,000 San Vicente Stakes (gr. II) Feb. 17 at Santa Anita Park, giving trainer Bob Baffert his eighth win in the sprint event.Sunday, February 17, 2013
Capo Bastone will be the latest horse to run back from the 2012 Breeders' Cup Juvenile (G1) when he goes in race 9, a non-winners allowance, at Gulfstream Park on Saturday.Friday, February 15, 2013
Treasury Bill is among six 3-year-olds entered in the $150,000 San Vicente Stakes (gr. II) Feb. 17 at Santa Anita Park, but trainer Ron Ellis said the seven-furlong event is a starting point for the son of Lemon Drop Kid.Thursday, February 14, 2013
Pletcher vs. Baffert? Yes, the armies are massing and they could confront each other on the banks of the Ohio on the first Saturday in May.Wednesday, February 13, 2013
It's a long way from the first Saturday in January to the first Saturday in May, but the $200,000 Jerome Stakes (gr. II) and the $100,000 Busanda Stakes at Aqueduct Racetrack could serve as a road map to the future.Thursday, January 03, 2013
Front-running Really Mr Greely, the longest shot among four entrants from trainer Bob Baffert in the $100,000 Hollywood Prevue Stakes (gr. III), prevailed over odds-on favorite Super Ninety Nine by half a length Nov. 22.Thursday, November 22, 2012
Five 2-year-olds passed the entry box for the Nov. 22 Hollywood Prevue Stakes at seven furlongs...and four of them are trained by Hall of Famer Bob Baffert.Sunday, November 18, 2012
Rebounding from four consecutive disappointing efforts, Drill won the $150,000 San Vicente Stakes (gr. II) by a desperate nose over a determined American Act Feb. 19 at Santa Anita. Creative Cause finished third at 1-2 odds.Sunday, February 19, 2012