San Carlos S. (G2)

Race 8 at Santa Anita Park on February 23, 2013

  • Grade II
  • 7 furlongs
  • Dirt
  • $200,000
  • 4 yo's & up
  • 7:00 PM
  • 1:21.28
Payoffs
6   Sahara Sky $14.60 $6.20 $4.00
2   Capital Account $5.80 $4.40
1   Comma to the Top $5.00
$2 Exacta (6-2) $71.00
$2 Trifecta (6-2-1) $579.00
$2 Superfecta (6-2-1-8) $2,946.00
Order of Finish
1

Sahara Sky

Pleasant Tap  – Seeking the Sky

5YO Horse

$120,000
  • J:Joseph Talamo
  • T:Jerry Hollendorfer
  • B:Martin Stables Inc.
  • O:Hollendorfer, Jerry and Sweetwater Stable
  • Margin:¾
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Pleasant Tap , Bay, 1987. Lifetime: 362 yearlings sold, median $15,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Storm Cat , Dark Bay or Brown, 1983.
2

6YO Horse

$40,000
  • J:David Romero Flores
  • T:Bob Baffert
  • B:Silverleaf Farms, Inc.
  • O:Thoroughbred Legends Racing Stable
  • Margin:head
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Closing Argument , Bay, 2002. Lifetime: 158 yearlings sold, median $12,256.
  • Broodmare Sire: Private Account , Bay, 1976.
  • Sale History: 2008 KEESEP, $330,000.
3

Comma to the Top

Bwana Charlie  – Maggies Storm

5YO Gelding

$24,000
  • J:Edwin A. Maldonado
  • T:Peter Miller
  • B:Richard Thompson & Linda Thompson
  • O:Barber, Gary, Birnbaum, Roger and Tsujihara, Kevin
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: D
  • Sire: Bwana Charlie , Bay, 2001. Lifetime: 46 yearlings sold, median $4,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Stormy Atlantic , Dark Bay or Brown, 1994.
  • Sale History: 2008 OBSFMX, $5,000; 2010 OBSS2Y, $22,000.
4

Drill

Lawyer Ron  – Cat Dancer

4YO Colt

$12,000
  • J:Julien R. Leparoux
  • T:Bob Baffert
  • B:Stonewall Farm Stallions
  • O:Watson, Karl, Pegram, Michael E. and Weitman, Paul
5

Justin Phillip

First Samurai  – Ava Knowsthecode

5YO Horse

$4,000
  • J:Mike E. Smith
  • T:Steven M. Asmussen
  • B:Oakbrook Farm
  • O:Zayat Stables, LLC
6

Midnight Transfer

Hard Spun  – French Satin

4YO Colt

$250
  • J:Rafael Bejarano
  • T:Carla Gaines
  • B:Alpha Delta Stables, LLC
  • O:Warren B. Williamson
7

The Lumber Guy

Grand Slam  – Boltono

4YO Colt

$250
  • J:Garrett K. Gomez
  • T:Neil D. Drysdale
  • B:Stonewall Farm
  • O:Barry K. Schwartz
8

Canonize

Aldebaran  – Comanche Star

7YO Gelding

$250
  • J:Jose Valdivia, Jr.
  • T:Ronald W. Ellis
  • B:Four Roses Thoroughbreds
  • O:Jay Em Ess Stable
Keeneland Sales Graduate denotes Keeneland Sales Graduate
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    Just Be-Cause

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  • Hip 135, a Tapit colt supplemented into the Barretts select sale of 2-year-olds in training

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    A colt by three-time leading sire Tapit supplemented into the Barretts select sale of 2-year-olds in training tops the list of hips to watch during the March 29 auction at Del Mar.

  • Hip 6, a Lucky Pulpit filly, clocked an eighth-mile in :09 4/5

    Two Juveniles Post Fastest Times at Barretts

    A filly by Lucky Pulpit and a colt by Justin Phillip recorded the fastest times at the Barretts under-tack preview at Del Mar March 27. The filly worked a furlong in :09 4/5, followed by the colt who worked a quarter-mile in :20 3/5.

  • Justin Phillip Colt Tops Louisiana Sale

    A colt from the first crop of grade I winner Justin Phillip topped the Equine Sales Company’s open yearling and mixed sale Oct. 16 in Opelousas, La. A total of 114 head sold from 181 offered for $305,000 in gross receipts

  • Two Fillies Share Top Price at CTHS Sale

    Fillies by Silent Name and Justin Phillip shared top price of CAN$95,000 ($72,485) during the Sept. 1 Canadian Thoroughbred Horse Society Ontario Division Canadian preferred yearling sale.

  • Wild Dude

    Wild Dude Seeks San Carlos Repeat

    Wild Dude and Kobe's Back, who finished 1-2 in last year's San Carlos, return in the seven-furlong sprint but must deal with lightly raced and talented Calculator.

  • Catch a Flight catches Appealing Tale to win the San Diego Handicap.

    Catch a Flight Finds Just Enough in San Diego

    Dialing back in distance proved to be the winning formula for Haras Santa Maria de Araras' Catch a Flight, who wore down longshot Appealing Tale in the final strides to take the $200,000 San Diego Handicap (gr. II) July 25.

  • Masochistic wins the 2015 Triple Bend Stakes.

    Masochistic Easy Winner of Triple Bend

    California-bred Masochistic, owned by Los Pollos Hermanos Racing and Jay Em Ess Stable, made short work of six foes to win the $300,000 Triple Bend Stakes (gr. I) June 27 at Santa Anita Park.

  • Masochistic will make his graded stakes debut in the Kona Gold.

    Masochistic to Make Graded Debut in Kona Gold

    Masochistic, the horse at the center of recent controversy involving former trainer A.C. Avila, will make his graded stakes debut under new trainer Ron Ellis in the $200,000 Kona Gold (gr. II) April 11 at Santa Anita Park.

  • Conquest Two Step won the Palos Verdes by 1 1/4 lengths.

    Conquest Two Step One to Beat in San Carlos

    Coming off a powerful victory in the Jan. 31 Palos Verdes Stakes (gr. II) at Santa Anita Park, Conquest Two Step appears the one to beat in the $250,000 San Carlos Stakes (gr. II) March 7 at the Southern California oval.

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