Keyword: Aaron Jones

  • Aaron and Marie Jones with Forestry at Taylor Made Farms near Nicholasville, Kentucky on March 10, 2004.

    Owner and Breeder Aaron Jones

    A tribute to Aaron Jones, breeder of three Breeders' Cup winners. Read the full feature in the October 4, 2014 issue of The Blood-Horse.

  • Goulash Doing Better in Laminitis Battle

    When Goulash's Unbridled's Song colt brought $925,000 to top the opening session of the Keeneland September yearling auction Sept. 14, the prognosis for the Mari's Book mare looked grim. She is battling laminitis, and there were concerns that she would need to be euthanized just days after her son had been sold.

  • Sunriver won the Hollywood Turf Cup (gr. IT) in his final start this past July.

    Sunriver to Empire in New York

    Sunriver, a grade I winner in 2007 and a full brother to champion Ashado, will enter stud at Empire Stud near Hudson, N.Y.

  • Master Command

    Master Command Retires to Taylor Made

    Master Command, a record-setting, multiple graded stakes-winning son of A.P. Indy, has been retired to Taylor Made Stallions, in Nicholasville, Ky. Purchased for $650,000 by Aaron and Marie Jones at the 2003 Saratoga Select Yearling sale, the flashy chestnut went on to win five graded stakes and earn $1,137,188.

  • Master Command, with John Velazquez up, wins the Mineshaft Handicap, Saturday at Fair Grounds.

    Master Command Sails in Mineshaft Win

    Odds-on choice Master Command left the tiring Purim approaching the eighth pole and cruised to victory in the $194,000 Mineshaft Handicap, the first of four successive grade III races on the Fair Grounds program Saturday.

  • Keeneland Breeding Stock Sale Soaring Near Midpoint

    Some record prices, an increase in million-dollar horses, and the presence of the world's top buyers drove significant increases in totals as the Keeneland's November Breeding Stock Sale reached its midpoint Saturday.

  • Grade II Winner Shaniko Retired to Millennium

    Shaniko, a grade II track-record setter by A.P. Indy, has been retired from racing and will enter stud at Ro Parra's Millennium Farms Kentucky near Lexington.

  • Pulpit colt brings $1.3 million on day four of Keeneland sale.

    All Signs Remain Up at Keeneland September

    The fourth session of the massive 14-day Keeneland September yearling sale ended on a positive note Thursday with the Central Kentucky auction house realizing increases in gross, average and median. The sale company also reported across the board cumulative increases.

  • Sunriver catches Lewis Michael at the wire to win Saturday's Peter Pan.

    Sunriver Comes From Clouds in Peter Pan

    Favored Sunriver needed the entire length of the Belmont Park homestretch in order to nab the game pacesetter Lewis Michael at the wire in Saturday's $200,000 Peter Pan (gr. II) for 3-year-olds.

  • Elusive Quality tops Thursday morning session at $850,000.

    Keeneland Sale Remains Strong after Four Days

    The steam roller known as the Keeneland September yearling sale continued to roll right along during Thursday's fourth session of the 14-day sale, besting the gross, average and median of the previous year. An Elusive Quality colt out of the Glitterman mare First Glitter commanded a final bid of $850,000 from bloodstock agent Buzz Chace, representing Aaron and Marie Jones.

  • Katies, Dam of Hishi Amazon, Dead

    English champion Katies, dam of Japanese champion Hishi Amazon, was euthanized Aug. 20 at the Taylor family's Taylor Made Farm near Nicholasville, Ky.

  • Champion Riboletta's First Foal

    Riboletta, a champion racemare for Aaron and Marie Jones, produced her first foal, a Forestry filly, Jan. 22

  • Maidens C.J.'s Honour, Atswhatimtalknbout Win

    In a pair of high-priced maiden special weight events at Santa Anita Saturday, Fog City Stable's C.J.'s Honour and B. Wayne Hughes' Atswhatimtalknbout posted impressive victories.

  • Larry Barrera Ends 11-Year Training Absence

    Larry Barrera returns from an 11-year hiatus as a trainer when he sends out Aaron and Marie Jones' 3-year-old filly Summerwood in the first race at Hollywood Park Saturday.

  • Overlooked Music's Storm Wins Bien Bien

    Although victorious in his only previous start over Hollywood Park's turf course, Music's Storm attracted little attention before posting a 24-1 upset in Wednesday's $73,450 Bien Bien Stakes, the opening-day feature of the track's 35-day Autumn Meet.

  • Saint Ballado dead at 13.

    Saint Ballado Euthanized

    Central Kentucky stallion Saint Ballado, who underwent surgery to correct clinical signs associated with a compressive cervical myelopathy, was euthanized Oct. 20 following complications after the operation.

  • Forest Camp to Stand at Airdrie Stud

    Forest Camp, a top 2-year-old of 1999, has been retired and will stand in 2002 at Brereton C. Jones' Airdrie Stud near Midway, Ky. Forest Camp, by Deputy Minister -- La Paz, by Hold Your Peace, will stand for $10,000.

  • Riboletta's Sister Rolls in Debut

    Tamara Princess, a full sister to last year's champion older female Riboletta, made her 3-year-old debut a winning one Wednesday at Hollywood, winning a 6 1/2-furlong maiden race in 1:15.24.

  • Riboletta Returns To Training

    Champion racemare Riboletta will return to training after falling victim to the mysterious mare reproductive loss syndrome that has devastated Kentucky. Riboletta will return to trainer Eduardo Inda's barn in California.