Best Pal Stakes (gr. II) winner Alberts Hope heads a field of 11 juveniles in the $300,000 Del Mar Futurity (gr. I) on Sept. 4, closing day of the 2013 summer stand at the Southern California track.
- Bay Colt
- Born 2011
|Jockey||Corey S. Nakatani|
|Owner||Driver, James L. and Ywachetta H.|
|Breeder||Equest Thoroughbreds, Inc.|
|Guns Loaded View Five-Cross Pedigree||D'wildcat||Forest Wildcat|
|One in the Chamber||Red Bullet|
|The Tricks On Me|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Welcome Gate Farm||Equest Thoroughbreds||$25,000|
|Two-year-old||Garry Simms, agent for James Driver||Welcome Gate Farm, agent||$175,000|
Trainer Mike Puype celebrated his 47th birthday with a victory by favored Alberts Hope in the $150,000 Best Pal Stakes (gr. II) for 2-year-olds Aug. 4 at Del Mar.
Jockey Patrick Valenzuela, launching his latest comeback bid this weekend at Del Mar, will have his first stakes mount Aug. 4 aboard 2-year-old Easy Solution in the $150,000 Best Pal Stakes (gr. II).
|Will Take Charge|
|Vicar's in Trouble|