Hardway Stables' Speak Logistics, third behind subsequent Besilu Stables Florida Derby (gr. I) winner Orb in the Fountain of Youth Stakes (gr. II), heads a field of eight for the Calder Derby.
- Dark Bay or Brown Colt
- Born 2010
Highly-regarded sophomore Verrazano makes his stakes debut against eight others March 9 in the $350,000 Tampa Bay Derby (gr. II) at Tampa Bay Downs, rolling in off an impressive 16 3/4-length allowance win at Gulfstream Park.
Three-year-old prospect Capo Bastone made his return to the races successfully Feb. 16 at Gulfstream Park, coming from off the pace with an early sweeping move to take an allowance race by a head as the 3-2 favorite.
|Jockey||Pedro Monterrey, Jr.|
|Owner||Herman Van Den Broeck|
|Offlee Fast View Five-Cross Pedigree||Offlee Wild||Wild Again|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Herman Van Den Broeck||Paramount Sales, agent for Sierra Farm||$7,000|
|Tale of Verve|