Santa Paula S.

Race 9 at Santa Anita Park on April 9, 2017

  • STK
  • 6 1/2 furlongs
  • Dirt
  • $75,000
  • 3 yo Fillies
  • 8:00 PM
  • 1:15.92
Order of Finish
1

Union Strike

Union Rags  – Classic Strike

Keeneland Sales Graduate

3YO Filly

$47,160
  • J:Brice Blanc
  • T:Mick Ruis
  • B:Pollock Farms, Brian Kahn, Taylor Brothers Property, et al
  • O:Ruis Racing LLC
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Union Rags , Bay, 2009. Lifetime: 193 yearlings sold, median $90,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Smart Strike , Bay, 1992.
  • Sale History: 2014 KEENOV, $170,000; 2015 KEESEP, $130,000; 2016 OBSAPR, $375,000.
2

Selcourt

Tiz Wonderful  – Azure Spring

3YO Filly

$15,720
  • J:Tyler Baze
  • T:John W. Sadler
  • B:Keith Abrahams
  • O:Medallion Racing, Abrahams, Keith and Lazaruk, Sandra
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: B+
  • Sire: Tiz Wonderful , Bay, 2004. Lifetime: 326 yearlings sold, median $25,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Open Forum , Gray or Roan, 1994.
3

Auntjenn

Uncle Mo  – World Event

Keeneland Sales Graduate

3YO Filly

$9,432
  • J:Rafael Bejarano
  • T:Peter Miller
  • B:Kathie Maybee & Southern Comfort Farm, LLC
  • O:Thrash, Ike and Dawn
  • Margin:nose
  • TrueNicks: A
  • Sire: Uncle Mo , Bay, 2008. Lifetime: 418 yearlings sold, median $90,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Quiet American , Bay, 1986.
  • Sale History: 2014 KEENOV, $52,000; 2015 KEESEP, $160,000; 2017 KEENOV, $220,000.
4

Life's Blessings

Tapit  – Indian Blessing

3YO Filly

$4,716
  • J:Flavien Prat
  • T:Bob Baffert
  • B:Hal J. Earnhardt
  • O:Earnhardt III, Patti and Hal J.
5

Mistressofthenight

Midnight Lute  – Ringmistress

Keeneland Sales Graduate

3YO Filly

$1,572
  • J:Corey S. Nakatani
  • T:Richard Baltas
  • B:George Krikorian
  • O:Beerman Family Trust, Hall, Greg and Sayjay Racing LLC
6

Chalon

Dialed In  – Fall Fantasy

3YO Filly

$345
  • J:Norberto Arroyo, Jr.
  • T:Peter Miller
  • B:J. K. Griggs & Linda Griggs
  • O:Rockingham Ranch
7

Charlatana

Harlan's Holiday  – Chattertown

3YO Filly

$345
  • J:Martin Garcia
  • T:Bob Baffert
  • B:Don Alberto Corporation
  • O:Don Alberto Stable
Keeneland Sales Graduate denotes Keeneland Sales Graduate
  • Faypien (front) edges stablemate Noted and Quoted in the Angels Flight Stakes

    Baffert Duo Tops Summertime Oaks Field

    The Bob Baffert-trained duo of Faypien and Noted and Quoted—the top two finishers in the May 14 Angels Flight Stakes—will stretch out and square off once again in the $200,000 Summertime Oaks (G2) June 17 at Santa Anita Park.

  • China Horse Club's Teo Ah Khing leads Abel Tasman into the Belmont Park winner's circle

    Abel Tasman Too Strong in Acorn

    Abel Tasman, winner of the May 5 Longines Kentucky Oaks (G1), put on another last-to-first showcase when she shot up the rail and withstood a challenge from Salty to capture the $700,000 Acorn Stakes (G1).

  • Benner Island, rail, wins the Eight Belles over Union Strike

    Benner Island Holds On in Eight Belles

    Shortleaf Stable's Benner Island, a 3-year-old daughter of Speightstown, holds off the late surge of Union Strike to win the Eight Belles Stakes (G2) May 5 at Churchill Downs. She covers the trip in 1:24.28.

  • Union Strike wins the 2017 Santa Paula Stakes

    Union Strike Outclasses Santa Paula Field

    What may have looked like a prep race on paper for Ruis Racing's Union Strike turned into an easy victory for the Union Rags filly April 9 in the $75,000 Santa Paula Stakes at Santa Anita Park.

  • Unique Bella and Mike Smith take the Santa Ysabel

    Unique Bella Game in Santa Ysabel Win

    Don Alberto Stable's Unique Bella finally got a challenge March 4 in the $100,000 Santa Ysabel Stakes (G3), but shrugged it off in the final furlong to reestablish her standing as the current favorite for the Longines Kentucky Oaks (G1).

  • Unique Bella trains at Santa Anita Park

    Champagne Room, Unique Bella Square Off in Las Virgenes

    Champagne Room, the champion 2-year-old filly of 2016, will be in a unique position Feb. 5 at Santa Anita Park, where she'll make her 3-year-old debut in the Las Virgenes Stakes. The Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies winner likely won't be favored.

  • American Gal after her run in the Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies (gr. I)

    American Gal, Union Strike Meet in Starlet

    Two high-quality horses who had less-than-ideal trips during the Nov. 5 14 Hands Winery Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies (gr. I) will return to the track Dec. 10 in the $300,000 Starlet Stakes (gr. I) at Los Alamitos Race Course.

  • Lady Eli

    Lady Eli, Stellar Wind Out of November Sale

    As the barn areas at Fasig-Tipton and Keeneland were abuzz over the excitement on display Santa Anita during the two-day Breeders’ Cup World Championships, results of some races also impcated the upcoming November sales.

  • Mario Gutierrez celebrates after winning Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies with Champagne Room Nov. 5 at Santa Anita Park.

    Champagne Room Takes Juvenile Fillies

    Champagne Room rewarded her backers handsomely, running back to her Sorrento Stakes (gr. II) form and winning the 14 Hands Winery Breeders' Cup Juvenile Filles (gr. I) to kick off the Nov. 5 World Championships card at Santa Anita Park.

  • Gormley worked 6 furlongs in 1:16 2/5

    Gormley Goes Easy in BC Juvenile Work

    As the deluge of workers lined up, eagerly awaiting the second training session to begin near the top of the Santa Anita stretch, trainer John Shirreffs held back Jerry and Ann Moss' Gormley for a few minutes to let the track clear.

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