Grade I winner The Pizza Man towers over his field in the Stars and Stripes, but only if he can regain his form of a year ago when he won the Arlington Million. He is winless in two starts this season.
- Chestnut Gelding
- Born 2011
Kaigun, Da Big Hoss, and Big John B figure to take most of the action in this early season turf test going long, with Going Somewhere a lively longshot.
Cudney Stables homebred Lafontaine, the longest shot in a six-horse field at 18-1, charged late to overtake pacesetter Heart to Heart en route to a half-length win in the $119,710 Toronto Cup over the Woodbine turf July 20.
Live Oak Plantation's Florida Won, a $385,000 yearling trained by Mark Casse, seeks his first stakes win against an expected five rivals in the $125,000 Toronto Cup Stakes at Woodbine July 20 on the turf.
|Trainer||Michael E. Biehler|
|Jockey||Luis S. Quinonez|
|Owner||Ulwelling, Al and Bill|
|Pumpkin Rumble View Five-Cross Pedigree||English Channel||Smart Strike|
|Shell Ginger (IRE)|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Hugh H. Robertson||Charlton, agent||$30,000|