Del Mar

YESTERDAY November 27, 2015
Victor Espinoza makes a good dance partner. Maybe not the very best on “Dancing with the Stars,” where his mirthful run lasted just a handful of episodes, but certainly with Midnight Storm, with whom he tripped the light fantastic Saturday at Del Mar ...
The early double on closing-day Sunday at Del Mar features a couple of horses I’m very intrigued by. I’ll play the early double as well as the juvenile stakes race in the middle of the card, the Cecil B. DeMille.
After an unchracteristic last-place finish in the Breeders' Cup Mile over a yielding surface, Recepta could produce a much-improved effort on firmer turf in the Matriarch.
What did Filimbi do on her summer vacation? Get ready to head to California in the fall, that's what.
Manhattan Dan and Dressed in Hermes were first and second with a furlong remaining in the Breeders' Cup Juvenile Turf at Keeneland on Oct. 30. It was the closest they came to glory. Both faded in deep stretch, with Dressed in Hermes fifth and Manhattan ...
Trainer Jerry Hollendorfer's first objective after winning the 7,000th race of his career was to find more winners.
Rattataptap, who won a one-mile allowance race last weekend, could turn back to seven furlongs for the Grade 1 La Brea Stakes on Dec. 26, opening day of Santa Anita's winter meeting, according to trainer Phil D'Amato.
The Pizza Man, who scored a popular victory Thursday in the Grade 2 Hollywood Turf Cup, will leave Del Mar on Monday, bound for New Orleans, where he will spend the winter at Fair Grounds, trainer Roger Brueggemann said Friday morning.
November 26, 2015
Jockey Mike Smith bounded out of the winner’s circle after the featured race on Thursday at Del Mar and espied clerk of scales Charlie McCaul. “Pizza for Thanksgiving, Charlie!” Smith shouted.
Hammersly: Del Mar pick three play for Friday, Nov. 27