Headlines for Monday, September 5, 2011

  • City to City wins the Palomar Handicap.

    City to City Takes Sweet Trip to Palomar Win

    Winning for the first time since April 2010, City to City came from off the rail in the lane to sweep past pacesetter Medaglia d'Amour in deep stretch and captured the $150,000 Palomar Handicap (gr. IIT) at Del Mar Sept. 5.

  • Ben's Cat wins the Turf Monster.

    Ben's Cat is a Turf Monster

    A gelded son of Parker's Storm Cat swept Pennsylvania's top turf sprints when he captured the $350,000 Turf Monster Handicap (gr. IIIT) at Parx Racing.

  • Emerald Beech wins the Glens Falls Stakes

    Glens Falls: Emerald Beech Wins 4th Straight

    Emerald Beech overhauled pacesetter Dynaslew past mid-stretch to register her fourth consecutive victory by 1 1/2 lengths in the $102,000 Glens Falls (gr. IIIT), the final stakes event of the 2011 Saratoga season Sept. 5.

  • Currency Swap wins the Hopeful Stakes.

    Currency Swap Splashes Home in Hopeful Stakes

    Favored Currency Swap handled sloppy conditions at rainy Saratoga better than any of his nine juvenile rivals in the $250,000 Three Chimneys Hopeful Stakes (gr. I), edging a persistent Trinniberg on closing day Sept. 5.

  • Monmouth Park

    Jockey Marquez Injured in Monmouth Spill

    Jockey Carlos H. Marquez Jr. was taken to Jersey Shore University Medical Center after being injured when his horse Break the Glass went down during the running of the third race Sept. 5 at Monmouth Park.

  • Medical Management of the Colicky Foal

    Just like with their adult counter parts, some foals suffering a bout of colic could require surgery to relieve the pain and fix the problem. However many cases of colic in foals can be corrected medically with the assistance of a veterinarian.