On paper, a decent case can be made for all dozen 3-year-olds entered in the $750,000 Toyota Blue Grass Stakes (gr. I), possibly opening the door for yet another outsider to jump into the Triple Crown mix.
- Chestnut Colt
- Born 2008
|Trainer||Todd A. Pletcher|
|Breeder||Hill 'N' Dale Farms|
|Sensational Slam View Five-Cross Pedigree||Grand Slam||Gone West|
|Roman Romance||San Romano|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||BMS||Hill 'n' Dale Sales Agency, agent||$80,000|
|Two-year-old||Todd A. Pletcher, agent||Nick de Meric, agent||$240,000|
Todd Pletcher sent out Bittel Road and Interactif to win the With Anticipation the past two years and will have another live chance when he sends out Sensational Slam in a field of 10 and two also-eligibles.
PORTER ON PEDIGREES, by Alan Porter
From a Sex Appeal family branch that has rarely hit in recent generations, United Nations (gr. IT) winner Chinchon was bred on a smart family inbreeding pattern.
|Will Take Charge|
|Mucho Macho Man|