Tom's Tribute became a grade I winner July 20 when he held even-money favorite Summer Front safe through the homestretch to register a 1 1/4-length victory in the $300,000 Eddie Read Stakes on the Del Mar turf.
- Bay Colt
- Born 2010
Unsuccessful in six previous tries at the grade I level, Summer Front is well-positioned to break through as part of a small field in the $300,000 Eddie Read Stakes, the first top-level race of the Del Mar season July 20.
|Trainer||John W. Sadler|
|Jockey||Corey S. Nakatani|
|Owner||Barber, Gary, Barber, Cecil and Tsujihara, Kevin|
|Breeder||Haras Santa Maria de Araras S.A.|
|Spring Up View Five-Cross Pedigree||Spring At Last||Silver Deputy|
|Orma Giusta (BRZ)||Royal Academy|
|Special Lady (ARG)|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Michael Ahern, agent for William Stiritz||Bridlewood Farm, agent||$14,000|
|Mind Your Biscuits|
|Highland Reel (IRE)|