First-time American starter Ten Meropa was left at the gate but recovered with an impressive closing kick to post a surprise in the $110,050 Baldwin Stakes (gr. IIIT) for 3-year-olds on the Santa Anita hillside turf course March 2.
- Chestnut Gelding
- Born 2005
- CA -Bred
Speedster Sea of Pleasure, winner of three of four lifetime starts for trainer Gary Stute, makes his turf debut in the $100,000 Baldwin Stakes (gr. IIIT) for 3-year-olds vying on Santa Anita's hillside turf course March 2.
Odds-on choice Bob Black Jack re-broke in upper stretch after being headed by Winsome Charm, leaving his challenger behind while winning the $250,000 Sunshine Millions Dash by 3 1/2 lengths in a Cushion Track-record time for six furlongs at Santa Anita Jan. 26.
Georgie Boy, last seen winning the Del Mar Futurity (gr. I) in September, is the expected favorite in the $250,000 Sunshine Millions Dash for 3-year-olds at Santa Anita Jan. 26.
|Trainer||Jerry Wallace, II|
|Owner||Joseph A. Duffel|
|Breeder||Joseph A. Duffel|
|Nevada Worrier View Five-Cross Pedigree||Lord Carson||Carson City|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Two-year-old||BC3 Thoroughbreds, agent||($22,000)|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.