Bluegrass Cat

Bluegrass Cat

Lee Thomas

Bluegrass Cat's First Foal

Grade I winner Bluegrass Cat's first foal

The first reported foal by grade I winner Bluegrass Catis a colt born Jan. 4 at B. Wayne Hughes' Spendthrift Farm near Lexington. The colt is the first foal from the multiple stakes-winning City Zipmare Celestial Legend, whom Hughes bought from Legacy Bloodstock, agent, for $525,000 at the 2007 Keeneland November breeding stock sale.

A son of Storm Cat, Bluegrass Cat won the Haskell Invitational Handicap (gr. I) and ran second in the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) and the Belmont Stakes (gr. I). Out of the A.P. Indymare She's a Winner, Bluegrass Cat stands at Bill Casner and Kenny Troutt's WinStar Farm near Versailles, Ky.

His 2008 fee is $50,000.