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Blue Grass Notes, The Day After

Blue Grass Notes, The Day After

One day after his 3-year-olds ran 1-2 in the $750,000 Toyota Blue Grass Stakes (gr. I), trainer Todd Pletcher said he will take a few days before deciding when Monba and Cowboy Cal will ship to Churchill Downs in preparation for the May 3 Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I).

Pyro in Final Blue Grass Tuneup

Pyro in Final Blue Grass Tuneup

Winchell Thoroughbreds' Louisiana Derby (gr. II) winner Pyro turned in his final major prep for Saturday's $750,000 Toyota Blue Grass (gr. I) by working a half-mile in :50.60 early Monday morning at Keeneland.

Pletcher Works Pair For Blue Grass

Pletcher Works Pair For Blue Grass

Trainer Todd Pletcher was at Keeneland April 6 for the first time during the spring meet to oversee his horses stabled here, including the 3-year-olds Cowboy Cal and Monba. Both colts worked before sunrise, Monba in company with Ready's Image at about 6:15 a.m., and Cowboy Cal some 45 minutes later.

Connections

Trainer Mark E. Casse
Jockey Patrick Husbands
Owner Briarwood Stable
Breeder William A. Carl

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Auction History

Sale / Hip Type Buyer Consignor Price
KEESEP2006
Hip 305
Yearling Lane's End Farm Greenfield Farm, agent $175,000

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