National Museum of Racing Hall of Fame S. (G2T)

Race 7 at Saratoga on August 12, 2011

  • Grade II
  • 1 1/16 miles
  • Inner turf
  • $150,000
  • 3 yo
  • 8:00 PM
  • 1:42.91
Payoffs
6   Big Blue Kitten
4   Perregaux $15.40 $7.10
5   Humble and Hungry $4.60
$2 Exacta (6-4) $163.00
$2 Trifecta (6-4-5) $916.00
$2 Superfecta (6-4-5-2) $3,574.00
Order of Finish
1

Big Blue Kitten

Kitten's Joy  – Spent Gold

3YO Colt

$90,000
  • J:John R. Velazquez
  • T:Chad C. Brown
  • B:Kenneth L. Ramsey & Sarah K. Ramsey
  • O:Ramsey, Kenneth L. and Sarah K.
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: B
  • Sire: Kitten's Joy , Chestnut, 2001. Lifetime: 379 yearlings sold, median $56,294.
  • Broodmare Sire: Unaccounted For , Bay, 1991.
2

Perregaux

Distorted Humor  – Sweet Talker

3YO Colt

$30,000
  • J:Julien R. Leparoux
  • T:Neil J. Howard
  • B:Courtlandt Farm
  • O:Donald A. Adam
  • Margin:½
  • TrueNicks: C
  • Sire: Distorted Humor , Chestnut, 1993. Lifetime: 632 yearlings sold, median $170,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Stormin Fever , Dark Bay or Brown, 1994.
3

3YO Colt

$15,000
  • J:Jose Lezcano
  • T:Ignacio Correas, IV
  • B:Rose Hill Farm Inc.
  • O:Sagamore Farm
  • Margin:neck
  • TrueNicks: A+
  • Sire: Limehouse , Chestnut, 2001. Lifetime: 169 yearlings sold, median $18,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Langfuhr , Bay, 1992.
  • Sale History: 2009 FTKFYR, $7,000; 2010 OBSS2Y, $200,000.
4

Rustler Hustler

Ecton Park  – Cozzy Temper

3YO Colt

$7,500
  • J:Javier Castellano
  • T:William I. Mott
  • B:Mark Stanley
  • O:Pompa, Jr., Paul P. and Golden Goose Enterprises
5

Crimson China

Giant's Causeway  – Parisian Affair

3YO Colt

$4,500
  • J:Rajiv Maragh
  • T:H. Graham Motion
  • B:Plantation Stud/Silver Springs Stud Farm
  • O:Team Valor International
6

Benergy

Tapit  – Pearly Beach

3YO Colt

$1,500
  • J:Kent J. Desormeaux
  • T:Dale L. Romans
  • B:Gainesway Thoroughbreds Ltd.
  • O:Zayat Stables, LLC
7

Street Game

Street Cry (IRE)  – Thunder Achiever

3YO Colt

$1,500
  • J:Ryan Curatolo
  • T:Philip M. Serpe
  • B:Nustar Breeding LLC
  • O:Flying Zee Stable
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    Ramseys Hold Key to Pace in Turf

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