Union Avenue

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  • Born 2003
  • VA -Bred
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Midships May Get Clear Sailing in Whittingham

Midships May Get Clear Sailing in Whittingham

Midships had things his own way while registering back-to-back grade II victories on the front end at Santa Anita this spring. Chasing his first grade I win in the $300,000 Charles Whittingham Memorial Handicap June 6 on the Hollywood Park turf, the Juddmonte Farms homebred is undoubtedly a big threat to do it again.

Union Avenue Avoids Traffic, Wins American Derby

Union Avenue opened up a clear advantage in the stretch and was able to hold off an unlucky Can't Beat It by a half-length to capture the $250,000 American Derby (gr. IIT) at odds of 23-1 for trainer Bill Mott on the Arlington Park turf course Saturday.

Connections

Trainer Jerry Hollendorfer
Jockey Rafael Bejarano
Owner William de Burgh
Breeder Lazy Lane Stables, Inc.

Pedigree

Union Avenue View Five-Cross Pedigree Gone West Mr. Prospector
Secrettame
Miss Union Avenue Steinlen (GB)
Top Line (FR)

Auction History

Sale / Hip Type Buyer Consignor Price
KEESEP2004
Hip 88
Yearling Tim Kegel, agent Mill Ridge Sales, agent $300,000
KEENOV2010
Hip 4112
Racing or stallion prospect Immensity Bloodstock Hill 'n' Dale Sales Agency, agent $12,000

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