The Dominican Republic native rode his 1,000th winner at Santa Anita Park, where he is four wins behind Rafael Bejarano.
- Dark Bay or Brown Colt
- Born 2007
- KY -Bred
|Trainer||Blake R. Heap|
|Owner||Bassett, Mary and Rick, Heap, Blake and Mihaljevich, John|
|Breeder||Caldara Farm, Thorp Investments & Mitan Investments|
|Coo Cachoo View Five-Cross Pedigree||Mingun||A.P. Indy|
|Out of Step|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Weanling||Lane's End, agent||($9,500)|
|Yearling||Blake Heep||Lane's End, agent||$3,500|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.
One day after Life Is Sweet tests males in the Hollywood Gold Cup (gr. I), the Doug O'Neill-trained filly Necessary Evil will do the same in the $100,000 Hollywood Juvenile Championship (gr. III) July 12.
Irish group winner Mingun was represented by his first winner when his initial starter, his juvenile son Coo Cachoo, won April 2 at Santa Anita.