Stallion Noble Mission was represented by his first foal born earlier this week when the mare Forgotten Miss produced a filly at Woodspring Farm in Versailles, Ky.
- Chestnut Colt
- Born 2007
Maryland-based stallion Admiral Alex picked up his first winner Aug. 14 when his first starter Captain Alex scored a clear victory in his debut, a 5 1/2-furlong maiden-claiming race at Laurel Park.
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Trainer Kiaran McLaughlin looks to have a strong hand in the Jamaica Handicap (gr. IT) at Belmont Park Oct. 9, as he sends out a pair of graded stakes winners to head a field of 11 3-year-olds.
A field of 11 was drawn for the Travers, with Jim Dandy winner A Little Warm pegged as the 7-2 morning-line favorite. Trappe Shot, First Dude, Super Saver, Afleet Again, and Ice Box are also returning from the Haskell.
Robert LaPenta's 3-year-olds Miner's Reserve and Ice Box put in workouts Aug. 20 at Saratoga, with both colts from the barn of Nick Zito listed as possible for the $1 million Travers (gr. I) on Aug. 28.
|Trainer||Leon J. Blusiewicz|
|Jockey||Cornelio H. Velasquez|
|Owner||Leon J. Blusiewicz|
|Admiral Alex View Five-Cross Pedigree||Afleet Alex||Northern Afleet|
|Hire a Brain|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Mike Connelly||Lane's End, agent||$260,000|
|The Chilli Man|