Golden Gate Fields

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Mr. Hinx, who has won all three of his sprints, beats B Squared to win the Echo Eddie Stakes on April 8.
There are a total of 13 horses entered to run at Golden Gate Fields Sunday in the $100,000 Silky Sullivan Stakes and the $100,000 Campanile Stakes, and most of them will be entering unfamiliar territory.Full Story >>
April 27, 2017
Question: Which name in the following list does not belong? Willie Mays, Bill Russell, Joe DiMaggio, Russell Baze. Answer: They all belong, right there in the Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame.
The elite of Northern California's turf talent will be on display in Saturday's Grade 3, $100,000 San Francisco Mile at Golden Gate Fields, including defending champion Alert Bay and 2015 winner G. G. Ryder.
April 26, 2017
Golden Gate Fields hosts its biggest weekend of the year Saturday and Sunday when it runs a trio of turf stakes – the Grade 3, $100,000 San Francisco Mile on Saturday and a pair of $100,000 races Sunday, the Campanile for 3-year-old fillies and the ...
April 03, 2017
Alert Bay returned from a 7 1/2-month layoff Sunday at Golden Gate Fields to win a one-mile allowance prep for the upcoming Grade 3 San Francisco Mile.
March 18, 2017
Trainer Holly Evans was feeling good as Fast and Foxy opened what seemed to be a commanding lead at the eighth pole after being pressed early in the $59,625 Camilla Urso on Saturday at Golden Gate Fields. But that was before Turkish Tabby unleashed a ...
June 14, 2016
The announcement by Russell Baze this week that he has called it quits at age 57 after a career of 42 years, 53,578 mounts, and 12,842 wins came as a surprise to racing fans who had come to think of him as a natural resource, something that helped ...
April 22, 2016
Russell Baze won the first race at Golden Gate Fields on Saturday, April 17, aboard the 5-year-old Borrego mare Emerald Green. Of more statistical significance, the win was number 12,812 for Baze in a career dating back to bell-bottoms. He won his ...
January 06, 2016
Nothing says California Chrome has to win his comeback, although he will be heavily favored, just as there is no guarantee his little sister Hope's Love will put on a fairy-tale performance for her namesake. The happy coincidence of the champion ...
December 04, 2015
I was trying to remember the last time I felt so rotten about the death of a Thoroughbred.
January 01, 2015
For a while there on New Year’s Eve it looked as if Russell Baze would end his 13th championship season on a meek note after a second straight racing day without a winner.