A patient ride from jockey Juan Vargas and a grinding late run brought Potomac River to the winner's circle at the end of the 1 1/8-mile turf event Nov. 23 at Churchill Downs, trainer Sergio Baez's first graded stakes score.
Set the Sail
- Gray or Roan Colt
- Born 2009
|Owner||Elisabeth H. Alexander|
|Set the Sail View Five-Cross Pedigree||Mizzen Mast||Cozzene|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Eaton Sales, agent||($34,000)|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.
Cathy and Bob Zollars' Daddy Nose Best will attempt to notch his fourth consecutive victory when facing a full field of 13 other rivals in the Nov. 23 River City Handicap (gr. IIIT) at Churchill Downs.
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