November 2nd, 2013 − Santa Anita

Breeders' Cup Juvenile Turf

RACE COVERAGE: Classic | Distaff | Turf | Filly & Mare Turf | Mile | Dirt Mile | Sprint | Turf Sprint | Filly & Mare Sprint | Juvenile | Juvenile Turf | Juvenile Fillies | Juvenile Fillies Turf | Marathon

Breeders' Cup Juvenile Turf, $1 million, one mile turf, 2-year-old males

1 All Cash D.W. Lukas L. Saez Had trouble in off-turf stakes, Hall of Fame trainer still has a few tricks up sleeve 30-1
2 Giovanni Boldini A. O'Brien R. Moore Good form in Ireland includes G1 third/synthetic stakes win, Euro trainer won this BC race 2011 and 2012 9-2
3 Got Shades D. Pish G. Stevens Lost punch late finishing third initial start California, $100k nomination fee to be eligible 20-1
4 Outstrip (GB) C. Appleby M. Smith UK-based colt won 2 of 4 including Group 2, first foal produced by G1 Spinster winner Asi Siempre 5-1
5 Bobby's Kitten C. Brown J. Castellano Powered home like something special, crushed BEL G3 more than six, name honors late/great Bobby Frankel 5-2
6 Home School (IRE) D. O'Neill R. Bejarano Two starts in U.S. were undistinguished third and fourth, taking moon shot 30-1
7 Aotearoa L. Powell C. Nakatani Owner won $130k pick six Oct. 14 SA, spent $100k making colt BC eligible, won stakes over this course 12-1
8 Bon Accord A. Sano J. Rosario Improving sort habitually outruns his odds, 46-1 turf sprint shocker two back, close third last out synthetic 15-1
9 Wilshire Boulevard A. O'Brien W. Buick European import G3 winner unproven beyond 6f, unproven around turn, could be vulnerable this distance 6-1
10 Ontology S. Callaghan M. Gutierrez Though best recent race was turf, surface-switcher still maiden after five starts 30-1
11 Poker Player W. Catalano C. Hill Low-rated turf wins AP and KD, then produced surprise longshot win on chaotic KEE Polytrack 15-1
12 Shamshon (IRE) A. Kitchingman R. Hughes Foiled as favorite against G3 company UK, this seems like a reach for colt unproven beyond 5f 15-1
13 Bashart T. Pletcher J. Velazquez Got collared wet-weather off-turf G3 KEE, returns to surface on which won SAR G2/MSW, stuck far outside 8-1

Odds and comments by Brad Free