2012 American Handicap (G2)

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1 mile (Turf)
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What the Nation is saying about the 2012 American Handicap (G2)...

Making his first start for trainer Jeff Mullins, Wilkinson pulled the biggest surprise in the long history of the $150,000 American Handicap Saturday at Betfair Hollywood Park.Read More
Mr. Commons, who has been 1-2 in seven of his eight races on turf, will make his debut on the Betfair Hollywood Park course in the $150,000 American Handicap Saturday.Read More
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  • Mary Z. · cocoa, I couldn't pick against Mr.Commons. I think yukichan is right. 10L back at the 1/2--too much. Maybe Mike Smith is thinking MC is another horse. lol. · 692 days ago ·
  • Age of Reason · Yours truly has been saying for months that 8 furlongs is too short for this horse. He runs like a 10-furlong horse, and I'll never understand why they haven't stretched him out yet, nor if they ever will. Shirreffs' patience is alternately revered and ridiculed (depending upon the results of the moment), but he is being too conservative with this one, IMO. The Pacific Classic could be his for the taking if they thought outside the box... · 691 days ago ·
Friday Betfair Hollywood Park Recap – May 25 Early-pressing types dominated (3 wire jobs @ 6f) on Cushion Track. A six furlong wire job and an off the pace type at a flat mile made up the two turf winners (rail at 15 feet). Rafael Bejarano and Martin Pedroza both booted home a pair. On the ticket fr...Read More

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