Drawing Away Stables' Saginaw turned in another remarkable effort in the $98,000 Affirmed Success Handicap, overcoming early trouble and a tepid pace before shoving his way out at the head of the stretch.
- Bay Colt
- Born 2006
|Trainer||Rudy R. Rodriguez|
|Owner||Dubb, Michael, Imperio, Michael and Aisquith, Gary|
|Breeder||Hidden Lake Farm, LLC, Richard K. Gallagher & Joan T. Simpson|
|Fiddlers Afleet View Five-Cross Pedigree||Northern Afleet||Afleet|
|American Tango||Quiet American|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Denali Stud, agent||($14,000)|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.
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|Will Take Charge|
|Vicar's in Trouble|