There might as well have been a stop sign on the hindquarters of Kaleem Shah's Dortmund April 4, because no colt was going to pass the massive son of Big Brown in the $1 million Santa Anita Derby (gr. I).
Bad Read Sanchez
- Bay Colt
- Born 2012
Skyway, who gave trainer Mark Casse his first Del Mar victory in Sunday's $200,000 Best Pal Stakes (gr. II), is expected to return in the Del Mar Futurity (gr. I) on the meet's closing day Sept. 3.
Favored Skyway, a recent shipper from Churchill Downs, gave trainer Mark Casse his first victory at Del Mar Aug. 3 with a confident ride by Stewart Elliott in the $200,000 Best Pal Stakes for 2-year-olds (gr. II).
Story to Tell, winner of the recent Willard L. Proctor Memorial Stakes, should get a much sterner test against seven other talented 2-year-olds in the $200,000 Best Pal Stakes (gr. II) Aug. 3 at Del Mar.
Story to Tell won for the second time in three starts, beating favored Bad Read Sanchez in the $98,000 Willard L. Proctor Memorial Stakes July 13 at Los Alamitos Race Course on closing day of the Summer Thoroughbred Festival.
|Trainer||Doug F. O'Neill|
|Owner||Reddam Racing LLC|
|Breeder||Joe Mulholland Sr., Joe Mulholland Jr., John Mulholland & Karen Mulholland|
|Bad Read Sanchez View Five-Cross Pedigree||Warrior's Reward||Medaglia d'Oro|
|For All You Do|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Red Wings||Mulholland Farm||$130,000|
|Two-year-old||Wavertree Stables, agent||($340,000)|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.