It took WinStar Farm's homebred Commissioner seven tries to get his first graded stakes score, but the A.P. Indy colt appears to have found his best stride at the 1 3/16-mile distance.
- Chestnut Colt
- Born 2010
WinStar Farm's Skip Away Stakes (gr. III) winner Commissioner will look to claim his second graded event in a row in the $300,000 Pimlico Special Stakes May 15 at Pimlico Race Course.
Norumbega came from well back to win the Brooklyn Invitational at the same 12-furlong distance as the Belmont Stakes for Shug McGaughey and Stuart Janney III, who teamed to win last year's Kentucky Derby with Orb.
WinStar Farm's Revolutionary, more than 30 lengths behind early following a heated pace, kicked into gear and circled his eight foes to win the $300,000 Pimlico Special (gr. III) by a neck at Pimlico Race Course May 16.
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|Owner||Michael Lund Petersen|
|Breeder||Gulf Coast Farms LLC|
|Cat Burglar View Five-Cross Pedigree||Unbridled's Song||Unbridled|
|Be My Prospect||Forest Wildcat|
|Be a Prospector|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Weanling||M.V. Magnier||Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent for Gulf Coast Farms||$410,000|
|Tale of Verve|