of Fame trainer Bob Baffert is likely to add to his record total of victories
in the $100,000 Hollywood Prevue Stakes when the Grade III is run for the 31st
to 2-year-olds and run at seven furlongs over Cushion Track, the Prevue is the
first of nine races on the Thanksgiving program. Post time is 11 a.m. Track gates
will open at 9:30 a.m.
who won the Prevue for a fifth time last year with So Brilliant, entered Super Ninety Nine
, Shakin It Up, Z Big Apple and Really Mr. Greely. The other entrant
is Heir Kitty, a filly trained by Peter Miller.
impressive first out winner Oct. 7 at Santa Anita, Super Ninety Nine was to
have made his second start in the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Sprint Nov. 2, but was
scratched after he became cast in his stall the night before.
by Tanma Corporation, the Pulpit colt out of the Unbridled’s Song mare
Exogenetic won by 1 ¼ lengths in his debut at the Prevue distance. The win was
by breeder Mike Pegram and Dennis Cardoza, Shakin It Up is 1-for-2, graduating
by 4 ½ lengths Oct. 27 at Santa Anita after finishing second to Super Ninety
Nine. The son of Midnight Lute and the Vindication mare Silver Bullet Moon has
Super Ninety Nine, Z Big Apple won in his initiation, prevailing by
three-quarters of a length as the 6-5 favorite Oct. 20 in Arcadia. The Malibu
Moon colt out of the Storm Cat mare Stormy Monday earned $28,200 for the
victory. He was a $250,000 purchase at a Florida sale in April by Zayat Stables
behind Z Big Apple, Really Mr Greely broke his maiden by 7 ½ lengths in his
second race, a $100,000 claimer Nov. 4 at Santa Anita.
Karl Watson and Paul Weitman own the son of Horse Greely and the Forest Camp
mare Mattie Camp. He’s earned $25,620.
Kitty will try to become the first female winner of the Prevue. Owned by David
Bernsen and Paul Makin, the daughter of Wildcat Heir and the Silver Buck mare
Be Silver has won once in three starts and earned $66,000. She was last seen
finishing fifth in the Grade I Del Mar Debutante Sept. 1.
inside out, the field for the Hollywood Prevue Stakes: Heir Kitty, Garrett
Gomez rides, 1113 pounds; Shakin It Up, Martin Garcia, 116; Z Big Apple, Joe
Talamo, 116; Really Mr Greely, Julien Leparoux, 116 and Super Ninety Nine,
Rafael Bejarano, 116.