2009 Oak Tree Mile (G2)

10/10/2009, Santa Anita Park
1 mile (Turf)
3+ M

What the Nation is saying about the 2009 Oak Tree Mile (G2)...

 Cowboy Cal should never leave Santa Anita. In Saturday's $150,000 Oak Tree Mile, Cowboy Cal won his third stakes of the year at this track. In five starts at other tracks this year, he has no wins. Better yet, Cowboy Cal's next start will be at Santa Anita on Nov. 7, likely in the Breeders' Cu...Read More
  • Medlocke · Cowboy Cal's run in the Oak Tree Mile was maybe one of the most impressive performances of all the Grade 1 races on Saturday. Going wire to wire against a field of quality horses with a number of Grade 1 wins there selves. Global Hunter tried making a run and Whatsthescript also coming late, to hold them off in the stretch after leading the whole race, he's got my attention for the Breeder's Cup Sprint or The Dirt Mile, which ever he decides to run in. · 1650 days ago ·
Saturday’s (Day 9) Pick 6 from Oak Tree @ Santa Anita includes a carryover of  more than $78k and features three graded races. Will 13 prove to be a lucky number for Zenyatta in the Lady’s Secret? Read More
Cowboy Cal runs a mile on turf Saturday in the Grade 2 Oak Tree Mile, followed by a Breeders' Cup race on a surface yet to be determined. "We know he handles Pro-Ride, we want to see if he likes the Santa Anita turf," trainer Todd Pletcher said. "This would clarify whether it is the turf Mile or the...Read More
ESPN Classic will air three races from Oak Tree at Santa Anita Park and two races from Keeneland Race Course on Saturday in a Breeders’ Cup Challenge telecast from 5 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. EDT. The Goodwood (G1) and Lady’s Secret (G1) Stakes from Oak Tree, meanwhile, also are scheduled to be simulcast li...Read More
The major preps for the Breeders' Cup at Santa Anita on Saturday will be a little trickier for the locals, thanks to a few prominent shippers from the East Coast. Gayego, a stakes winner in California in 2008 and an acquisition of Godolphin Racing's last fall, is a candidate for Sunday's $300,000 An...Read More

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