Merchant Marine, third behind Curlin in the Jockey Club Gold Cup (gr.I), has been sold to Sheikh Hamdan's Shadwell Farm, said John Fort of Peachtree Stable, who previously owned the 4-year-old gelding.
- Bay Gelding
- Born 2004
Three years after winning the Whitney Handicap (gr. I), Tracy Farmer's Commentator returns to Saratoga's richest race for handicap horses as the most accomplished of the 11 entered in the July 26 fixture.
|Trainer||H. Allen Jerkens|
|Merchant Marine View Five-Cross Pedigree||Tiznow||Cee's Tizzy|
|Head East||Gone West|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Weanling||Bloodstock Services||Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent||$70,000|
|Yearling||John P. Fort||Woods Edge Farm, agent||$325,000|