Golden Gate Fields

June 30, 2015
Increases in account wagering and out-of-state wagering helped spur a 4.4 percent increase in handle on the track’s races during the recently completed Golden Gate Fields winter-spring meeting.
June 13, 2015
Rock Me Baby, “nowhere to be seen” by track announcer Michael Wrona at the eighth pole, unleashed a furious rally to win the $61,065 Albany Stakes by a length at Golden Gate Fields on Saturday.
June 09, 2015
The father-son team of Scott and Ari Herbertson shared Thoroughbred Owners of California Rookies of the Year honors with the 79-year-old Margi Cellucci and college student Justin Nunez.
California Chrome’s baby sister Hope’s Love might make her debut Saturday, when there is a 4 1/2-furlong race for 2-year-old maiden fillies in the condition book.
Saturday’s $50,000 Albany Stakes marks the return of the 8-year-old Shudacudawudya from a 2 1/2-year layoff and the continuation of Slycy’s Cinderella story.
June 07, 2015
Golden Gate Fields’s leading apprentice rider David Lopez bruised the left side of his lower back and right ankle in a fall after his mount in the 10th race, Redneck Girl, ducked in sharply shortly after the start of the race.
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.
April 26, 2012
Whether life imitates art or the other way around really does not matter, not when the story hits home as a tale imbued with the assuring touch of truth.