The built up to McCraken's seasonal bow ended with results to match. Under some left-handed urging from jockey Brian Hernandez Jr., the unbeaten colt unleashed a wicked turn of foot down the middle of the track to win the $250,000 Sam F. Davis (G3).
- Gray or Roan Colt
- Born 2014
One of the more highly regarded classic prospects for 2017, McCraken gets his first chance to make good on his buildup when he makes his seasonal bow against eight others in the 1 1/16-mile Sam F. Davis (G3).
|Trainer||Todd A. Pletcher|
|Jockey||John R. Velazquez|
|Owner||Tabor, M., Magnier, M., Smith, D. and Stonestreet Stables LLC|
|Breeder||Nursery Place & Partners|
|Fact Finding View Five-Cross Pedigree||The Factor||War Front|
|Sweet Belle||Deputy Commander|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Tally Ho Stud||Nursery Place, agent||$100,000|
|Two-year-old||Coolmore & Stonestreet Stables||Tally-Ho Stud||$524,606|