08/10/2017 12:10PM

Callaghan battles Baffert in Best Pal Stakes


DEL MAR, Calif. – Last Saturday at Saratoga, Simon Callaghan got the best of Bob Baffert in the Test Stakes, with his 3-year-old filly American Gal defeating Faypien. Their cross-country duel continues this Saturday at Del Mar, this time with 2-year-olds, with the Callaghan-trained Run Away facing Serengeti in the Grade 2, $200,000 Best Pal Stakes, the local prep for the Grade 1 Del Mar Futurity on closing day, Sept. 4.