05/19/2003 12:00AM

Bay Meadows: El Dorado Shooter wins easily


SAN MATEO, Calif. - El Dorado Shooter ($3.20) tuned up for the June 7 Bay Meadows Breeders' Cup Sprint with an easy six-length victory in the $73,850 Saratoga Handicap at Bay Meadows Sunday.

El Dorado Shooter forged to the lead with an opening quarter-mile run in 21.63 seconds. He extended his margin through a half-mile in 43.21 and was still being encouraged until late in the six-furlong race by winning rider Russell Baze.