07/07/2017 1:36PM

American Gal starts 3-year-old season for new trainer


ELMONT, N.Y. – When Abel Tasman won the Grade 1 Starlet Stakes at Los Alamitos last December, she defeated American Gal. At the time, Simon Callaghan trained Abel Tasman, and Bob Baffert trained American Gal. In this game filled with fickle owners, it was only a few short months later that Abel Tasman was moved to Baffert’s barn and American Gal wound up with Callaghan.