Odds-on choice Spring House, guided off the rail in the homestretch by Russell Baze, wore down Yacht Spotter in the final sixteenth of a mile to win the $100,000 Golden Gate Fields Turf Stakes (gr. IIIT) May 30.
- Bay Gelding
- Born 2004
- KY -Bred
Multiple grade II winner Spring House ventures to Albany, Calif., for the first time in his 40-race career as the likely favorite in the $100,000 Golden Gate Fields Turf Stakes (gr. IIIT) May 30.
Mr Napper Tandy, a 5-year-old with a fondness for running second, finally had his moment in the winner's circle when he scored by a head in the $300,000 San Francisco Mile (gr. IIT) with a perfectly timed ride from jockey Julio Garcia April 25 at Golden Gate Fields.
Grade I winner Siren Lure brings a three-race winning streak into the $300,000 San Francisco Mile (gr. IIT), where he'll be looking to go over the $1 million mark in career earnings April 25 at Golden Gate Fields.
|Owner||Ivor and Jack Jones|
|Breeder||Mr. & Mrs. David Heerensperger|
|Yacht Spotter View Five-Cross Pedigree||Slewdledo||Seattle Slew|
|Sarna||Son of Briartic|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Mark Glatt, agent||El Dorado Farms, agent||$36,000|
|Hard Not to Like|