With Hall of Fame jockey Mike Smith aboard, Game On Dude worked four
furlongs on Santa Anita’s fast main track Monday morning in 48 seconds
flat as he prepares for his next major goal, the Santa Anita Handicap on
The 6-year-old Awesome Again gelding won the Big ‘Cap in 2011.
First up for Game On Dude, however, is the Grade II San Antonio Stakes
at 1 1/8 miles on Feb. 3.
“He went nice,” Bob Baffert said. “I got him in like 48 and one. He looked really good. Mike was happy with the way he ran.”