Top Fortitude, overlooked by bettors at 30-1 after a poor 2014 debut a month earlier, outfought his challengers in the stretch May 10 to post a huge surprise in the $100,000 Lazaro Barrera Stakes (gr. III) at Santa Anita.
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Grade II winner Kobe's Back meets Puerto Rican powerhouse Tonito M. in the $100,000 Lazaro Barrera Stakes (gr. III), to be run for the first time at Santa Anita Park May 10.
|Trainer||Ronald W. Ellis|
|Owner||Kretz Racing LLC|
|Ferocious View Five-Cross Pedigree||Tale of the Cat||Storm Cat|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Weanling||McMahon & Hill Bloodstock||Beau Lane Bloodstock, agent||$75,000|
|Yearling||DWF||Hidden Brook, agent for Spruce Lane Farm||$145,000|
|Two-year-old||Hartley/De Renzo Thoroughbreds, agent||($290,000)|
|Two-year-old||Gayle Van Leer, agent||Hartley/De Renzo Thoroughbreds, agent||$300,000|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.
|Tale of Verve|