CURRENT STABLE

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Oh Baby Oh Baby went wire-to-wire in the $65,000 Lookout Stakes and $70,000 Eldorado Stakes at Delta, scoring back-to-back stakes wins.  Amazing for a $12,500 claim.  Now she’s a retired broodmare for us and in foal to California Chrome.

In the starting gate:   On Saturday, Reddy to Bet should be tough in his Starter Allowance sprint at Delta after finishing second in a similar spot last time out.  On Sunday, Kaabraaj looks to rebound after blowing the start last time out when he runs in a Turf Paradise overnight stakes sprint.  On Wednesday, Rifle Man should be a contender in his Delta Downs Allowance race.

Crossing the line On Friday, Gentleman Charlie pressed the pace early and faded away in his race at Delta.  On Saturday, Peppered Appeal was fourth in his Starter Allowance at Golden Gate.  On Monday, Bounty Hunter was second and beaten just a length in his race at Turf Paradise.  Later on the card, Bob’s All In was third and claimed out of his race. 

Work tab:   On Saturday, Carrier Pigeon drilled 5 furlongs 1:01 4/5 at Hawthorne.  At Fair Grounds, Somekindawicked worked a sold half in :47 3/5 at Fair Grounds.  On Wednesday, Raintree Starlet worked 3 furlongs in :37 3/5 at Hawthorne.

2019 foals:  On February 27, Daleo’s Angel foaled a Stonesider filly in Texas; on April 29, Holy Mama foaled an Abraaj colt in Washington

HRC Horse Race Records

2019 Record:       Starts: 168       36-29-29           $597,309          21.4% wins            55.9% ITM

2018 Record:       Starts: 186       36-30-22           $528,508          19.4% wins            47.3% ITM

2008-2018:           Starts: 1932     278-309-284     $4,694,873      14.4% wins            45.1% ITM


Daleo’s Angel

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Daleo’s Angel is a broodmare by classic winner and Champion Silver Charm. This gray mare is out of stakes-winning mare A Northern Angel out of a chef-de-race Sir Ivor mare. The second dam is a half-sister to $695,930 grade I winner At the Threshold and $510,675 grade II winner Zabaleta.

She’s produced several winners with collective career earnings over $250,000 and counting.  She’s got an Early Flyer two-year-old and a Bradester yearling.  She foaled a gorgeous Stonesider filly this year.  Her 2019 breeding mate isn’t finalized yet.


Cajun Yankee

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RACE RECORD:     0 STARTS   0-0-0     $0

Cajun is a young mare by Yankee Gentleman out of Cajun Flash, by Bertrando.The filly is by Yankee Gentleman, a quality sire out of southern California allowance winner Cajun Flash, who won 3 of 4 on the track for $90,000.  She’s by perennial leading California sire Bertrando.

Our filly is a full sister to stakes placed Cajun Gent, an active campaigner with $191,000 in earnings and a half-sister to grade II stakes placed Snapshot, another current campaigner with earnings at $254,000. A third half-brother is at $109,000 in earnings.The dam is a half-sister to $394,212 stakes winner Wild Lightning, the dam of two stakes winners, and is a full sister to $244,327 California stakes winner Lacquaria. The filly was retired from racing after suffering a knee injury in training. She’d worked fast at Churchill and Oaklawn and had lots of promise.

She foaled a handsome My Pal Charlie colt in March in late Louisiana this year.


Birdie Told Me

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RACE RECORD:    16 STARTS   1-3-2     $28,107

Birdie Told Me is an Illinois-bred mare. She’s by graded stakes winner Eavesdropper, by Kingmambo and a half-brother to former leading sire AP Indy. She’s out of $156,635 stakes winner Dixie Bird, by Dixieland Brass. The first dam is a half-sister to $557,107 stakes winner Homing Pigeon. This is the immediate family of grade I stakes winning millionaire Western Playboy and $850,141 graded stakes winner Bungalow.

Birdie has foaled several good horses, including stakes winner Raintree Starlet and $150,000 winner Boom Box.  


Holy Mama

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RACE RECORD:    22 STARTS  5-3-3     $43,846

We claimed this big, gray daughter of Champion Holy Bull out of $174,154 stakes-winner All the Honor out of a winning effort at Golden Gate.  She was a quick sprinter and should become a nice broodmare.  She’s a half-sister to stakes winner Blazing Charcoal.

Mama has several foals on the ground, including another Abraaj colt foaled in late April. 


Boom Box

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RACE RECORD:    36  STARTS  6-6-7     $139,881

This colt is by Straight Line out of our Eavesdropper mare Birdie Told Me. Straight Line was a grade III winner of $489,000. The mare was an Allowance-level filly in Chicago.

Boom was fifth, beaten three lengths, in his seasonal debut at Arlington last time out.  Surprisingly, he was claimed away from us.  


Glamoride

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RACE RECORD:   31  STARTS  6-5-6     $202,260

This Louisiana-bred filly is by grade III winner Ide, sire of 14 stakes winners and earners over $21 million. The filly is the first foal out of a Forestry mare who is a half-sister to a $335,557 stakes winner and another grade III stakes-placed winner. This is the immediate family of grade I winner Home At Last, who banked $972,914.  Glamoride was retired after her last race, finishing a brilliant career as a stakes-placed winner of over $200,000. 

Glam had her first foal, a gorgeous Half Ours filly, in February 2018.  She’s in foal to Star Guitar for a 2020 baby.  


Mistletoe Miss

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RACE RECORD:   16 STARTS  3-2-1    $63,651

This white-faced filly is by promising young sire Giant Oak, a grade I millionaire son of Giant’s Causeway, out of our Eavesdropper mare Birdie Told Me.  This Illinois-bred filly is in the barn of trainer Brian Williamson.

Mistletoe was fifth in the slop at Hawthorne in her last try against a tough group of Allowance Optional sprint fillies. 


Appealing Resume

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RACE RECORD:  46 STARTS  14-6-7  $254,417

Appealing Resume is a classy Kentucky-bred mare.  We campaigned this brilliant mare for over four years, losing her just once through claiming and taking her back.  She’s been retired and is a broodmare now.

AR’s first two babies have won, including a Maiden Special winner in northern California.   


 Oh Baby Oh Baby

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RACE RECORD:   24 STARTS  9-3-1    $254,652

Oh Baby Oh Baby is a Louisiana-bred daughter of Orientate out of a Forty Niner mare.  She was a modest $12,500 claim and went on to win a couple stakes for us before we retired her for our breeding program.

OBOB foaled her first baby, a handsome Graydar colt, on St Patrick’s Day in Louisiana.  


Kaabraaj

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RACE RECORD:   38 STARTS  10-5-5   $204,873

Kaabraaj is a Washington-bred son of, Abraaj out of River Special mare. We claimed him out of his career debut at Emerald based on breeding and strong workouts.  He’s in the barn of trainer Jeff Metz now.  He’s a stakes-winner for us, a track-record setter (6 furlongs in 1:06 4/5) and a Washington Champion Sprinter.

In his first start off the layoff, Kaabraaj missed the start in an overnight stakes at Turf Paradise and just galloped around in a last place effort.


Raintree Starlet

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 RACE RECORD:  8 STARTS  3-0-2   $136,251

This white-blazed filly is a Kentucky-bred daughter of Get Stormy out of our mare Birdie Told Me.  Get Stormy was a grade I winning millionaire and has all the credentials to become a very nice sire.

Raintree was third, missing second by a nose, in a six-figure Churchill Allowance sprint.  She stalked the early pace, made a wide and bold move to threaten for the lead and then hung late against a very tough group. 


California Appeal

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 RACE RECORD:   10 STARTS  3-3-0  $22,725

Cal Appeal is a homebred Cal-bred daughter of quality sire Yes It’s True out of our big winning mare Appealing Resume, who banked over $250,000 in her racing career.  She’s in the barn of Ed Moger.

Cal Appeal scored by 2 1/2 lengths in her last race and was claimed away from us at Sacramento.  


Bellamagic

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RACE RECORD:   3 STARTS  1-0-0  $7,325

This Washington-bred filly is by Demon Warlock out of our Cahill Road mare.  She should have speed from the sire line and stamina on bottom.  She’s in the barn of Tim McCanna.

Bellamagic was 5th in her seasonal debut at Emerald on opening day.  Surprisingly, she was claimed away, too. 


Cajun Creed

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RACE RECORD:   17 STARTS  3-4-4  $130,775

This Louisiana-bred colt is by speedy grade I stakes-winner Jimmy Creed is the first foal out of a stakes-placed Stephen Got Even mare.  The immediate family includes several stakes horses and a couple grade I winners.

Cajun Creed was 8th in his last race after setting the pace and leading the field into the stretch at Evangeline.  He was claimed away from us.


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RACE RECORD:   15 STARTS  2-2-2   $43,261

This Kentucky-bred filly is by grade I stakes winner Data Link, a son of War Front.  The track record setter’s first crop of babies are averaging over $44,000 at auction.  The filly is out of a stakes-placed Kris S mare who has already produced a $100,000 winner and a talented two-year-old gelding. This is the immediate family of several graded stakes winners.

Valentine was fourth beaten two lengths as the beaten favorite in her last start at Golden Gate and was claimed away.  She sat in a good, stalking position and wasn’t able to sustain a rally down the lane. 


Global Nation

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RACE RECORD:   10 STARTS  1-2-3  $30,476

This flashy youngster is by grade I winning, $6.1 million dollar winner Gio Ponti out of a black-type, quality female family.   As a sire, Gio Ponti has already produced a Breeder’s Cup and Champion.  He’s in Kate Demasi’s barn and currently located in Pennsylvania.

Global was fourth in his first try against winners last time out, chasing the pace and tiring down the lane at Monmouth in a turf sprint.


Carrier Pigeon

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This Kentucky-bred colt is by Bold Warrior, a royally-bred son of Bernardini.   He’s a half-brother to nationally prominent sire War Chant.  The colt is out of our Allowance mare Birdie Told Me, whose first two foals are very nice winners.


Hardsense

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RACE RECORD:   10 STARTS  2-2-2   $31,775

This well-bred filly is by $3m grade I winner Gold-encents out of a Hard Spun mare.  Goldencents won the Breeder’s Cup Mile twice among his six graded stakes wins.  A son of top sire Into Mischief, he should make a great sire.  The filly is from a black-type family of grade I winning millionaire and Champion Sacahuista and grade II stakes winning millionaire and sire A P Arrow.

The filly ran another good race, finishing third against solid Golden Gate Starter Allowance fillies going a mile on turf in her most recent race. 


On the Hassle

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RACE RECORD:  111 STARTS  3-3-2   $63,990

On the Hassle is a well-bred daughter of Kentucky-bred daughter of Kentucky-Derby and double millionaire Orb.  From his first crop, the filly is the first foal out of a talented $155,035 stakes-placed mare who ran fourth in the Black-Eyed Susan.

In her last race, OTH was an impressive winner, handling pace pressure from the bell, drawing clear and then holding on to score by three lengths at Penn National while on the wrong lead.  


Ruston Vow

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RACE RECORD:   36 STARTS  7-6-4   $187,068

Ruston Vow is a hard-knocking LA-bred son of Broken Vow, annually one of the country’s top 50 sires.   Ruston is a versatile sort able to run short or long from near or off the pace and on dry dirt, wet and turf.

Ruston was last in his most recent race at Evangeline, stalking the pace into the stretch and then fading down the lane in a disappointing effort. 


Hopeful Joy

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RACE RECORD:   17 STARTS  4-5-2   $58,540

Hopeful Joy is a Kentucky-bred daughter of Kitten’s Joy, one of the country’s top 10 sires.  A former $100,000 baby, this filly is a versatile sort being able to run short or long on dirt or turf.  She’s now in the barn of Justin Jeansonne on the Louisiana circuit.

Joy was third, beaten about six lengths, in her last race at Louisiana Downs, rallying from off the pace.  


The Craic

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RACE RECORD:   18 STARTS  6-3-3   $208,777

The Craic is a well-bred daughter of millionaire and quality sire Sidney’s Candy out of a Point Given mare from the immediate family of grade I millionaire Early Pioneer.  The filly is a consistent sort, best on synthetic and turf.  She’s in the barn of Vladimir Cerin for us on the southern California circuit.

The filly was a good second, beaten just a head, in her last race against tough company in a $100,000 Starter at Kentucky Downs.  


Beauty of Autism

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RACE RECORD:   16 STARTS  3-3-4   $32,535

Beauty is a California-bred daughter of multimillionaire sire Richard’s Kid out of an Awesome Again mare.  She’s best going two turns and now in the barn of Tim McCanna on the northern California circuit.

Beauty was sixth, beaten just three lengths, in her most recent race at Golden Gate, trailing early and closing some ground, just not enough. 


Cutter Helm

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RACE RECORD:  20 STARTS  2-3-3   $53,596 

Cutter Helm is a gelded son of Derby winner Super Saver out of a nice Fit to Fight mare.  Well-bred, Cutter was a $150,000 Keeneland baby.   Now he’s in the barn of Kate Demasi.

Cutter was fourth in his most recent start, rallying down the lane to pass some horses but unable to threaten the top finishers. 


Giant Mesa

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RACE RECORD:   9 STARTS  1-0-0   $18,760

Giant Mesa is a son of grade I millionaire Giant Oak out of a $225,774 winning Sky Mesa mare.  The big colt is a Kentucky-bred that we purchased privately at OBS.  Some big names pop up in his pedigree, including Derby winner Barbaro.  He’ll be in the barn of Justin Jeansonne on the Louisiana circuit.

In his last start, Giant Mesa was last at Evangeline in a disappointing effort as the beaten favorite, pressing the pace and fading down the lane.  He was claimed away from us. 


Sensorrey

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RACE RECORD:   8 STARTS  2-3-0   $18,250

This California-bred filly is by Slew’s Tiznow out of a quality Smart Strike mare.  She should mature into a nice filly and likely benefit from two turn racing.  She’s in the barn of Jeff Metz.

Sensorrey was an impressive winner by five lengths in her last race, pulling clear around the lane and romping home at Santa Rosa.


Abraa Jabraa

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RACE RECORD:   5 STARTS  1-2-0   $12,590

This big Washington-bred filly is by Abraaj out of our Holy Bull mare.  She’s in the barn of Tim McCanna at Emerald.

AJ ran another good race, finishing second at Emerald Downs in her last start.  She chased an impressive winner while wide on the turn and easily held off the others.  


Gentleman Charlie

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RACE RECORD:   3 STARTS  1-0-0   $6,660

This Louisiana-bred son of My Pal Charlie is out of our Yankee Gentleman mare.  He’s in the barn of Justin Jeansonne. 

In his last start, Charlie pressed the pace to the turn and backed up from there in a disappointing effort at Delta in his first try against winners.


Peppered Appeal

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RACE RECORD:   6 STARTS  1-1-0   $30,496

This California-bred son of Peppered Cat is out of our Successful Appeal mare.  He’ll be in the barn of Ed Moger in northern California. 

Pepper tried rallying from the back last time out and finished fourth in his Starter Allowance at Golden Gate. 


Three Day Weekend

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RACE RECORD:   6 STARTS  0-1-3   $10,764

This Texas-bred colt is by Early Flyer, a perennial leader on the Texas sire list, out of our productive Silver Charm mare.  The colt will be in the barn of Danny Pish. 

Three Day ran a rare clunker off a shorter rest in his last start, never making a threatening move in a tough Louisiana Downs MSW turf route.


Somekindawicked

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RACE RECORD:   5 STARTS  1-2-0   $15,890

This Louisiana-bred filly is by grade I stakes winner and winner of $1.9 million Wicked Strong from his first crop.  She’s out of an Allowance-winning Runaway Groom mare and the filly is a half-sister to $396,610 stakes-winner Surfcup.  The filly is in the barn of trainer Justin Jeansonne. 

Wicked was a 4 1/2 length maiden winner in her last start at Delta, drawing away down the lane to score impressively.


Knockout Kick (PA-bred)

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RACE RECORD:   1 STARTS  0-1-0   $8,000

This well-balanced colt is by the classic winner of $3m Shackleford, now a quality sire in Kentucky and standing for $20,000.  The colt is out of an Allowance winning Two Punch mare of $161,220 who has already produced two good runners.  He’s in the barn of Kate Demasi on the Pennsylvania circuit. 

In his career debut, Knockout stalked early, moved up to challenge around the turn, hit the front in midstretch and just tired late in a very solid effort. 


Super Party (CA-based)

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RACE RECORD:   0 STARTS  0-0-0   $0

This gorgeous filly is by Classic winner Super Saver, who is a high quality sire standing in Kentucky for $35,000.  He’s the sire of Champion Runhappy.  The filly is out of an Allowance winning Harlan’s Holiday mare from a solid black-type family.  The filly is in the barn of Tim McCanna.  


Rifle Man

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RACE RECORD:   16 STARTS  5-4-0   $73,110

Rifle Man is a gelded son of Musket Man out of a Unbridled’s Song mare.  He’s an improving two turn horse with a big stretch run.  He’s now in the barn of Justin Jeansonne on the Louisiana racing circuit. 

Rifle Man was a strong second, beaten just a length, in his last race against Allowance company at Delta off the short layoff.  


Chloe Raven

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RACE RECORD:   20 STARTS  9-0-3   $85,153

Chloe is a Florida-bred daughter of Winslow Homer out of a Roman Ruler mare.  She’s a speedy filly who prefers sprinting.  She’s got a great race record with a high win percentage, indicative of her gameness.  She’s in the barn of Danny Pish on the greater Texas/Louisiana circuit.

Chloe enjoyed the Louisiana Downs mud and romped by three lengths in her most recent start, stalking the pace and drawing away in the final furlong.  


Glad to be Gidget

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RACE RECORD:   0 STARTS  0-0-0   $0

Gidget is a two-year-old filly by Redeemed out of a Northern Afleet mare.  This PA-bred is in the barn of Kate Demasi with our friends at Pewter Stable. 

The filly is early stages of training and hopefully ready for racing later this summer.  


Stonesider 2019 filly

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RACE RECORD:   0 STARTS  0-0-0   $0

Our first foal of the year, this Texas-bred filly is by young sire Stonesider, by Giants Causeway, out of our productive Silver Charm mare.  She’ll likely go to Danny Pish when she’s ready for racing. 


Kopitar

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RACE RECORD:   17 STARTS  1-7-2   $58,804

Kopitar is a Kentucky-bred gelded son of Shackleford out a Siberian Empress mare.  He’s got tactical speed and has done his best work sprinting.  He’s in the barn of Tim McCanna. 

Kopitar was fourth in his first start off the claim for us when racing at Emerald, but moved up to second via a rare double DQ.  He was claimed away from us, too.   


Lodi Street

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RACE RECORD:   37 STARTS  7-5-9   $98,260

Lodi Street is a Texas-bred gelded son of Street Move out of a Mr Greeley mare.  He’s a stretch runner capable of winning short and long.  He’s in the barn of Danny Pish. 

Lodi was a disappointing last in his most recent start, never contending in his race at Louisiana Downs.  


Blingonthwing

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RACE RECORD:   30 STARTS  6-8-7   $70,867

Blingonthwing is a Texas-bred filly by Too Much Bling out of an AP Indy mare.  She’s got good, tactical speed and has won on dirt and turf.  She’s in the barn of Danny Pish. 

Bling was fourth in her first start back off the claim for us in a Retama turf sprint, just unable to gun down the leaders at the short 5 furlongs.  


Parade Blue

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RACE RECORD:   17 STARTS  5-0-6   $110,933

Parade Blue is a Kentucky-bred son of Speightstown out of a Military mare.  This talented Kentucky-bred sprinter is now in the barn of Jeff Metz on the Kentucky circuit. 

Parade Blue was sixth, beaten less than three lengths, in his most recent start at Indiana Grand against tough Allowance Optional turf sprinters. 


Colonel Deering

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RACE RECORD:   23 STARTS  3-4-4   $39,615

Colonel Deering is a filly by grade I winning millionaire Colonel John, a sire of bunches of graded stakes winner.  She’s out of a stakes-winning Montbrook mare from a super family, including grade I winners and quality sires Discreet Cat and Discreetly Mine.

Deering was fifth in her most recent start, failing to show speed and never really making much of a threat in her race at Pleasanton.  


She Began Again

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RACE RECORD:   29 STARTS  6-8-2  $60,886

She Began Again is a Cal-bred daughter of graded stakes winner and grade I sire Kafwain.  The filly is out of a $191,000 stakes-winning Jump Start mare.  The filly is a half-sister to two stakes runners with earnings over $200,000 each.  She’s in the barn of Tim McCanna.

The filly was second, again, in her most recent race, missing by 1 1/2 lengths after rallying from last in another good effort.  


Grazen yearling filly

RACE RECORD:   0 STARTS  0-0-0  $0

This Cal-bred filly is by one of California’s top sires, Grazen, out of our Successful Appeal mare who won over $250,000.  The filly will be in the barn of Ed Moger when she’s ready for racing.


My Pal Charlie yearling colt

RACE RECORD:   0 STARTS  0-0-0  $0

A Louisiana-bred, this colt is by My Pal Charlie out of our Yankee Gentleman mare from a super family.  He’ll be in the barn of Justin Jeansonne when he’s ready for racing.


Graydar yearling colt

RACE RECORD:   0 STARTS  0-0-0  $0

This well-bred colt is by grade I winner Graydar, one of the countries top 10 third-crop sires and top 70 all sires list.  The Louisiana-bred colt is the first foal out of our multiple stakes-winning Orientate mare of $254,652.  The colt will be in the barn of Sam Breaux when he’s ready for racing as Sam campaigned the speedy mare.


Half Ours Yearling

RACE RECORD:   0 STARTS  0-0-0  $0

This Louisiana-bred filly is by one of Louisiana’s top sires Half Ours out of multiple stakes-placed mare of over $200,000 from a deep, quality family.  


Cats Touch

RACE RECORD:   10 STARTS  3-1-2  $21,435

Cats Touch is a Washington-bred gelding by Parker’s Storm Cat out of a Touch Gold mare from the immediate family of grade I millionaire Judy the Beauty.  Cat is in the barn of Jeff Metz.

Cats Touch came flying down the lane in his last start to score by a nose at Emerald.  He was claimed away from us, as well. 


Bradester yearling colt

RACE RECORD:   0 STARTS  0-0-0 $0

This handsome Texas-bred colt is by grade I millionaire Bradester out of our productive Silver Charm mare.  He’ll be in the barn of Danny Pish when he’s ready for racing. 


Bob’s All In

RACE RECORD:   30 STARTS  4-3-4   $63,748

Bob is a Kentucky-bred son of Breeder’s Cup Mile winner Tapizar, one of the country’s top ranked third crop sires and out of a multiple stakes-producing Tabasco Cat mare.  He’s in the barn of Jeff Metz.

Bob was third, beaten about three lengths, in his last start at Turf Paradise and claimed away from us.  He made a good run from a stalking position to hook the leader, but couldn’t get by him and tired late. 


Todos Santos

RACE RECORD:   31 STARTS  6-7-1   $117,291

Todos Santos is a Kentucky-bred daughter of grade I winner Twirling Candy, the currently 18th ranked sire in the country.  She’s out of a $189,189 stakes-winning Perfect Mandate mare.  She’s in the barn of Jeff Metz in southern California.

Todos won her first start off the claim for us at Del Mar on the double class jump, rolling by the leaders in deep stretch to score by a length and going away.  Unfortunately, she was claimed away.  


Guilty Maverick

RACE RECORD:   9 STARTS  1-3-1  $19,470

Maverick is a young three-year-old gelding by Guilt Trip out of a Johannesburg mare out of a strong family.  The horse has good, tactical speed and should be able to stretch out with maturity.  He’s in the barn of Justin Jeansonne.

In his first start off the claim, Maverick flopped at Louisiana Downs and beat one home in a disappointing effort. 


Bounty Hunter

RACE RECORD:   9 STARTS  2-3-0   $21,340

Bounty Hunter is by grade I millionaire Shackleford out of an Empire Maker mare who produced a $300,000 graded stakes horses.  Hunter is now in the barn of Jeff Metz.

Bounty was a good second, beaten just a length, in his last start at Turf Paradise, coming off the short layoff.  


Reddy to Bet

RACE RECORD:   20 STARTS  4-5-3   $100,090

Reddy is a versatile Louisiana-bred with good, tactical speed.  He’s a gelded son of Redding Collery out of a Mineshaft mare.  He’s in the barn of Sam Breaux.

In his first start off the claim, Reddy ran a solid second, battling near the full way, in a tough Starter Allowance at Delta Downs.  


Choteau

RACE RECORD:   43 STARTS  5-8-8   $106,665

Choteau is an Iowa-bred daughter of Silver Poet out of a Street Cry mare.  The stretch running filly has a minor stakes-placing on her resume.  She’s in the barn of Jeff Metz.

Choteau was third in the Emerald filly and mare Distance Series leg two as the beaten favorite and was claimed away from us. 


Staracrossthewater

RACE RECORD:   24 STARTS  5-2-5   $36,716

Star is an Oregon-bred daughter of Salt Water out of a Cork mare.  She’s got good, tactical speed and has won sprinting and routing.  She’s in the barn of Jeff Metz.

Star was last in the Emerald F&M Distance Series leg two at Emerald after dueling for the lead to the stretch.  She was surprisingly claimed away.


Dominus yearling colt

RACE RECORD:   0 STARTS  0-0-0  $0

This Washington-bred colt is by grade II stakes-winner and good, young Kentucky sire Dominus out of a $105,849 winning Tale of the Cat mare.  He’ll be in the barn of Jeff Metz when he’s ready for racing.


A Filly Can Dream

RACE RECORD:   26 STARTS  4-6-4  $54,210

The filly is a Washington-bred by Coast Guard, one of the region’s top young sires.  She’s out of a multiple stakes-producing mare.  This versatile filly has been in the exacta half of her Emerald starts.  She’s in the barn of Jeff Metz now. 

In her first start off the claim, AFCD was third after stalking the early pace and was unfortunately claimed away from us. 


Bodemeister yearling filly

RACE RECORD:   0 STARTS  0-0-0  $0

The filly is a Kentucky-bred by grade I winning millionaire and sire of a Kentucky Derby winner, Bodemeister.   She’s out of a Mr Greeley mare from a solid, black-type family.  She’s in the barn of Jeff Metz now.  

The filly will start the early breaking and training process shortly. 


Bear Oak

RACE RECORD:   0 STARTS  0-0-0  $0

Bear Oak is big, good looking son of grade I millionaire Giant Oak out of a $260,000 stakes-winning mare.  He’s a half-brother to a graded stakes winner of $920,000.  He’s in the barn of trainer Brian Williamson.  

The colt is  healing up some sore shins and will return to training shortly.


Wickets Way

RACE RECORD:   23 STARTS  5-4-3   $60,594

Wickets is a gelded son of Prospective out of a productive Toccet mare.  He’s based in Louisiana now and in the barn of trainer Sam Breaux. 

In the race we claimed him out of, which had four others taken, Wickets rallied to score by a head, leaving the rest of the field nearly 10 lengths behind the runner-up.


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