04/02/2010 11:00PM

Baze wins six races at Golden Gate


ALBANY, Calif. - Russell Baze rode six winners at Golden Gate Fields on Friday, including the feature race with Bold Chieftain. Four of his winners were for trainer Steve Sherman.

Baze guided Bold Chieftain ($3.80) to a three-quarter-length victory over Monterey Jazz in the day's feature race at one mile. The final time of 1:36.21 is the fastest time of the meet at the distance. Bold Chieftain, 7, who may run next in the Grade 2 San Francisco Mile for trainer Bill Morey Jr.

Baze partnered with Sherman for wins in the first with Pearloftheorient ($3.20), second with I Wanna Go Fast ($3.80), sixth with Trip to the Ranch ($7.80), and ninth with Move Over Marino ($4.20). He also won the fifth race with Hudson Landing ($5.80) for Morey.

Baze, who holds the Northern California record of seven wins on a card, finished third on his other mount, Form a Posse, in the third race.