Salty Romance, a stakes-winning daughter of Salt Lake, was purchased by Carlos Martin, agent for Blue Devil Racing Stable, for $260,000 to top the Fasig-Tipton Midlantic December mixed sale. The one-day auction was conducted Dec. 5 in Timonium, Md.
Winner of the Boyd Gaming Delta Princess Stakes, Salty Romance was consigned to the sale as Hip No. 312 by Hidden Brook as agent for the Phase II Dispersal of the late Carl Lizza, Jr.’s Flying Zee Stable.
Produced from the unraced Affirmed mare Checkerspot, Salty Romance has produced multiple stakes-placed Luxury Appeal and was sold in foal to Cosmonaut.