Stars and Stripes S.

Race 9 at Arlington Park on July 23, 2011

  • STK
  • 1 1/2 miles
  • $100,000
  • 3 yo's & up
  • 8:00 PM
  • 2:31.98
Payoffs
6   Free Fighter $20.60 $7.60 $4.40
5   Winchester $2.60 $2.40
2   Proceed Bee $3.40
$2 Exacta (6-5) $56.60
$2 Trifecta (6-5-2) $170.80
$2 Superfecta (6-5-2-3) $938.20
Order of Finish
1

Free Fighter

Out of Place  – Taxable Deduction

6YO Gelding

$58,800
  • J:Timothy Thornton
  • T:Michael L. Reavis
  • B:Team Block
  • O:Frank Mancari
  • Margin:2
  • TrueNicks: A
  • Sire: Out of Place , Chestnut, 1987. Lifetime: 277 yearlings sold, median $22,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Prized , Dark Bay or Brown, 1986.
2

Winchester

Theatrical (IRE)  – Rum Charger (IRE)

6YO Horse

$19,600
  • J:Cornelio H. Velasquez
  • T:Christophe Clement
  • B:Mr. & Mrs. Bertram R. Firestone
  • O:FIRESTONE, MR. AND MRS. BERTRAM R.
  • Margin:head
  • TrueNicks: A
  • Sire: Theatrical (IRE) , Dark Bay or Brown, 1982. Lifetime: 394 yearlings sold, median $70,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Spectrum (IRE) , Bay, 1992.
3

Proceed Bee

Bernstein  – Procession

5YO Gelding

$10,780
  • J:Christopher A. Emigh
  • T:Scott Becker
  • B:Hunter Valley Farm, H & W Thoroughbreds & Mary Wade
  • O:William Stiritz
  • Margin:8
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Bernstein , Bay, 1997. Lifetime: 400 yearlings sold, median $25,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Private Terms , Dark Bay or Brown, 1985.
  • Sale History: 2007 KEESEP, $40,000.
4

Hattaash

Strong Hope  – Lotta Rhythm

4YO Gelding

$5,880
  • J:Tanner Riggs
  • T:Charles L. Bettis
  • B:Dolphus C. Morrison
  • O:KFCB LLC
5

Lemonade Kid

Lemon Drop Kid  – Amourette

6YO Gelding

$2,940
  • J:Jozbin Z. Santana
  • T:Anthony Mitchell
  • B:R. Otto Stables, Inc.
  • O:Richard Otto Stables, Inc.
6

Kingofthebluegrass

Petionville  – Two to Waltz

4YO Colt

$1,000
  • J:Junior Alvarado
  • T:Tevis Q. McCauley
  • B:Everest Stables Inc.
  • O:Ron McCauley
7

Getta Rhythm

Action This Day  – Milan's Melody

5YO Gelding

$1,000
  • J:James Graham
  • T:Melvin A. Kendrick
  • B:Dr. Philip M. Matich
  • O:Philip M. Matich
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