Gross declines 44.8%, and median drops 25.9% from a year ago.
- Bay Filly
- Born 2005
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.
Odds-on choice Secret Gypsy made the long trip from New Orleans to earn the first graded stakes win of her career when she captured the $149,800 Distaff Handicap (gr. II) by 1 1/4 lengths at Aqueduct March 21.
Royale Michele, the Mountaineer Park shipper who won the Barbara Fritchie Handicap (gr. II) in a 10-1 surprise in her last start, takes on a small but tough field in Aqueduct's $150,000 Distaff Handicap March 21.
Favored Sky Mom overcame a stewards' inquiry and jockey objection to win the $200,000 WinStar Sunland Park Oaks in come-from-behind fashion by 4 3/4 lengths in New Mexico March 16.
|Trainer||Todd A. Pletcher|
|Owner||Gulf Coast Farms|
|Breeder||Gulf Coast Farms Bloodstock LP|
|Distorted Passion View Five-Cross Pedigree||Distorted Humor||Forty Niner|
|Arianna's Passion||Unbridled's Song|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Two-year-old||Legacy Ranch||Jerry Bailey Sales Agency, agent||$475,000|
|Racing or broodmare prospect||Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent||($400,000)|
|Broodmare||Aaron U. & Marie D. Jones||Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent for Gulf Coast Farms||$800,000|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.