Santa Paula S. (G3)

Race 8 at Santa Anita Park on March 29, 2009

  • Grade III
  • 6 1/2 furlongs
  • $100,000
  • 3 yo Fillies
  • 8:00 PM
  • 1:14.65
Payoffs
  Carlsbad $5.00 $3.80 $2.60
  Ultra Blend $7.20 $4.80
  Pinkarella $3.60
$2 Exacta (4-5) $31.00
$2 Trifecta (4-5-3) $138.00
Order of Finish
1

Carlsbad

Rocky Bar  – Kits Peak

3YO

$60,000
  • J:Tyler Baze
  • T:Jeff Mullins
  • B:Dennis E. Weir
  • O:D. E. Weir
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Rocky Bar , Dark Bay or Brown, 1998. Lifetime: 25 yearlings sold, median $7,500.
  • Broodmare Sire: Pine Bluff , Bay, 1989.
2

3YO

$20,000
  • J:Jose Valdivia, Jr.
  • T:Art Sherman
  • B:BnD Chase Thoroughbreds & Elven Adams
  • O:Nels Erickson
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: C
  • Sire: Richly Blended , Bay, 1998. Lifetime: 13 yearlings sold, median $4,700.
  • Broodmare Sire: Desert Classic , Dark Bay or Brown, 1983.
3

Pinkarella

Malibu Moon  – Stormy Monday

3YO

$12,000
  • J:Martin Garcia
  • T:Doug F. O'Neill
  • B:B. Wayne Hughes
  • O:Flintridge Stable or STD Racing Stable
  • Margin:2
  • TrueNicks: D
  • Sire: Malibu Moon , Bay, 1997. Lifetime: 746 yearlings sold, median $100,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Storm Cat , Dark Bay or Brown, 1983.
  • Sale History: 2007 KEESEP, $80,000; 2008 BARMAR, $60,000.
4

Beltene

Unusual Heat  – Wallis of Windsor

3YO

$6,000
  • J:Joel Rosario
  • T:Jack Carava
  • B:Charlotte M. Wrather
  • O:La Canada Stables, LLC
5

Empressive Lady

Empire Maker  – Racey Player

3YO

$2,000
  • J:Alex O. Solis
  • T:Jeff Mullins
  • B:Gulf Coast Farms LLC
  • O:Michael House
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