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
|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.
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.