2003 Dark Bay or Brown Colt
|Trainer: Bob Baffert|
|Jockey: Garrett K. Gomez|
|Owner: Pegram, Michael, E., Watson, Karl, Weitman, Paul|
|Breeder: Tom Evans, Macon Wilmil Equines & Marjac Farms|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.
|2004||Keeneland 2004 September Yearling Sale||$70,000|
|2005||Ocala Breeders' Sales Company 2005 Selected Sale of Two-Year-Olds in Training||($290,000)|
Eclipse Champion Sprinter
and the only horse ever to
win the Grade 1 Breeders'
Cup Sprint twice
Rosie Napravnik remembers galloping horses at Pimlico Race Course before she even earned her jockey's license. On May 18 aboard Mylute, she'll become just the third woman to ever ride in the Preakness Stakes (gr. I).6 days ago
Trainer Tom Amoss said he only wanted a maintanance work from Louisiana Derby (gr. II) runner-up Mylute April 27 at Churchill Downs, and that was exactly what jockey Rosie Napravnik delivered.Saturday, April 27, 2013
Fast-developing Govenor Charlie became the latest colt to jump into the Triple Crown fray when the Bob Baffert trainee dominated eight 3-year-old opponents in winning the $800,000 Sunland Derby (gr. III) March 24.Sunday, March 24, 2013
Trainer Bob Baffert grabbed his fifth win in the $200,000 Sunland Park Oaks when short-price favorite Midnight Lucky left the field behind on the far turn en route to an eight-length win March 24 in New Mexico.Sunday, March 24, 2013
by Anne Peters
On Feb. 7, Darley announced the retirement of Quiet American, its 27-year-old son of Fappiano. Ten days later Quiet American's great-grandson Shakin It Up put himself on the classic trail.
A week after Barretts extended its brand to include racing at Fairplex Park, the auction company will host its March sale of selected 2-year-olds in training in Pomona, Calif. The March 4 sale has cataloged 138 youngsters.Saturday, March 02, 2013
Given a patient ride by David Flores, Shakin It Up rallied between horses to capture the $150,000 San Vicente Stakes (gr. II) Feb. 17 at Santa Anita Park, giving trainer Bob Baffert his eighth win in the sprint event.Sunday, February 17, 2013
PORTER ON PEDIGREES, by Alan Porter
Nov. 11 saw new stakes winners from a trio of freshman sires, two of whom were represented by their first black-type winners.
Five 2-year-olds passed the entry box for the Nov. 22 Hollywood Prevue Stakes at seven furlongs...and four of them are trained by Hall of Famer Bob Baffert.Sunday, November 18, 2012
Midnight Ballet became the first stakes winner for her sire, freshman sire Midnight Lute, and her dam, Buzz Song, in the $100,000 Sharp Cat Stakes Nov. 11.Monday, November 12, 2012
The first half of Book Four of the Keeneland September yearling sale sees fillies fill the top three price slots.Monday, September 17, 2012
Champion Midnight Lute sired his first winner when his son Prohibiting won at Hastings Racecourse June 23.Monday, June 25, 2012
A filly by Flatter and colt by Midnight Lute worked quarter miles in :21 flat, the fastest works at the distance at the third and final session of the Under Tack Show for the OBS sale.Sunday, June 17, 2012
A son of Midnight Lute was among the top performers May 17 during the second and final session of the under tack show for the Fasig-Tipton Midlantic May sale of 2-year-olds in training.Thursday, May 17, 2012
The son of Storm Cat gets his first winner at Lone Star Park April 19.Saturday, April 21, 2012
The synergy of the Santa Anita Handicap (gr. I) weekend coupled with the kick-off of the national schedule of 2-year-old auctions positions the Barretts March sale well for a good showing.Saturday, March 03, 2012
Bank Heist, a winning half-brother to champion sprinter and two-time Breeders' Cup Sprint (gr. I) winner Midnight Lute, has been retired and will stand the 2012 breeding season at Kaz Hill Farm near Middletown, N.Y.Wednesday, December 14, 2011
After a sizzling opening session Oct. 24, it didn't take the Fasig-Tipton Kentucky fall yearling sale long to generate a six-figure price during its second session.Tuesday, October 25, 2011
Two fillies that each sold for $110,000 highlighted the 11th session of the Keeneland September yearling sale.Thursday, September 22, 2011
A Midnight Lute filly purchased by SGV Thoroughbreds brought the top price of $110,000 Aug. 23 at the Ocala Breeders' Sales Co. select yearling sale.Tuesday, August 23, 2011
Big Brown, the 2008 champion 3-year-old male and dual classic winner, took a major step up as a stallion at the Fasig-Tipton Kentucky July select yearling sale.Wednesday, July 13, 2011
Eddie Woods answers questions about pinhooking, conformation, vet exams, Midnight Lute, and more.Thursday, April 07, 2011
Stormy Atlantic, who is represented this year by 10 stakes winners and the earners of $5.9 million, will stand in 2011 for $30,000 at John Sikura's Hill 'n' Dale Farms near Lexington.Thursday, November 18, 2010
The first reported foal by Eclipse Award winner Midnight Lute is the initial offspring out of grade I winner Touch Tiz's Sis.Wednesday, January 20, 2010
Hosted by Lenny Shulman and Steve Haskin, "And They're Off" is a bi-monthly online video series sponsored by Darby Dan Farm. This week, Lenny and Steve review the Eclipse Award winners. Plus, Everybody wants to buy a Derby Winner.Thursday, January 29, 2009
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Jockey: Rosie Napravnik
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