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by baitandswitch
Thu May 08, 2014 8:38 pm
Forum: Rescue/Adoptions
Topic: Sales/Rescues
Replies: 411
Views: 119972

Re: Sales/Rescues

Remember Me Rescue pulled these two fillies from low-end auction last night. Twig, on the left, is a 3yo who made only 3 starts, the last on April 10 @ Evangeline. A.P. Notebook, on the right, is a 4yo who made 26 starts, the last on 3/13 @ Delta Downs. She has a bad cut and infection on a hock. ht...
by baitandswitch
Thu May 08, 2014 8:31 pm
Forum: Horse Followings
Topic: Who's Your One?
Replies: 7
Views: 3710

Who's Your One?

I think everyone who follows the sport or just loves horses has their "one", the one horse that you follow religiously. Perhaps there are a few? I'm interested to hear who yours is? Mine? Wind of Bospherous. I met Wind in 2013 at Pimlico Race Course. A former part time employee for MD Jockey Club, I...
by baitandswitch
Thu May 08, 2014 7:44 pm
Forum: Whatever Happened To?
Topic: In Memoriam 2014
Replies: 966
Views: 157960

Re: In Memoriam 2014

Nightfall - SA R5 - Severe breakdown on turn.
by baitandswitch
Mon May 05, 2014 11:55 am
Forum: Whatever Happened To?
Topic: In Memoriam 2014
Replies: 966
Views: 157960

Re: In Memoriam 2014

3 year old gelding Zion Hill broke down in his first start last night R6 at Mountaineer.
by baitandswitch
Sun May 04, 2014 7:11 pm
Forum: Whatever Happened To?
Topic: Starlight Magic
Replies: 2
Views: 1122

Re: Starlight Magic

I watched a few of her races on Calracing a couple years ago and I was wondering if anyone knew what she was doing now. She won the Fleet Treat Stakes and the California Cup Juvenile Fillies Stakes. She was born in 2009 and her pedigree is (Marino Marini - Star's Millennium, by General Meeting). Sh...
by baitandswitch
Sun May 04, 2014 7:03 pm
Forum: Whatever Happened To?
Topic: In Memoriam 2014
Replies: 966
Views: 157960

Re: In Memoriam 2014

Boston Chief - 5/3 Finger Lakes TRAINING - 9 year old gelding died on track of a heart attack.
by baitandswitch
Thu May 01, 2014 9:32 pm
Forum: Whatever Happened To?
Topic: In Memoriam 2014
Replies: 966
Views: 157960

Re: In Memoriam 2014

Tribal Rule - Leading sire died today from a heart attack in the breeding shed. Confirmed by Harris Auerbach. Huge loss.
by baitandswitch
Thu May 01, 2014 8:03 pm
Forum: Whatever Happened To?
Topic: In Memoriam 2014
Replies: 966
Views: 157960

Re: In Memoriam 2014

Hotradamus euthanized after being vanned off today at SA.
by baitandswitch
Thu May 01, 2014 5:54 pm
Forum: Whatever Happened To?
Topic: Waiting for news on ...
Replies: 1604
Views: 293524

Re: Waiting for news on ...

Hotradamus - Santa Anita R3- Vanned off with injury to left fore. Doesn't look good.
by baitandswitch
Wed Apr 30, 2014 7:10 pm
Forum: Whatever Happened To?
Topic: In Memoriam 2014
Replies: 966
Views: 157960

Re: In Memoriam 2014

Casey’s On Call - 4/9 R2 Hawthorne - Urged entire race, broke down and fell Ivebeensaved - 4/12 R6 Parx - Catastrophic breakdown euthanized on track Alondra Sky - 4/13 R4 Gulfstream - Broke down on rear leg Here Comes Drz - 4/15 R6 Charlestown - Bumped horse at start, broke down at 5/16th pole Sica...
by baitandswitch
Tue Apr 29, 2014 1:13 am
Forum: Whatever Happened To?
Topic: Retirements 2014
Replies: 282
Views: 57717

Re: Retirements 2014

RuffiantoRags wrote:I'm pretty excited that I can go visit him seeing Clermont Farms is only 1/2 hr away from where I live. Is he the first horse there or are there other notables already there?
Are you referring to Old Friends? They have a very nice website which lists the equine residents.
by baitandswitch
Tue Apr 29, 2014 1:10 am
Forum: Whatever Happened To?
Topic: Waiting for news on ...
Replies: 1604
Views: 293524

Re: Waiting for news on ...

From DRF's David Grening: Aussi Austin, vanned off after winning Friday's feature, suffered a condylar fracture and is undergoing surgery today at Cornell, per NYRA. I see that his jockey was Taylor Rice. I have a hard time believing that the niece of a top trainer would be so careless with an inju...
by baitandswitch
Tue Apr 29, 2014 1:09 am
Forum: Whatever Happened To?
Topic: In Memoriam 2014
Replies: 966
Views: 157960

Re: In Memoriam 2014

http://www.drf.com/news/grade-1-winner-unbridled-belle-dead-after-foaling-complications RIP Unbridled Belle and her 2014 Bernardini foal. She had complications in 2013 and lost that foal, also by Bernardini. So they breed her right back and shuttle her very pregnant? Great care she received it soun...
by baitandswitch
Tue Apr 29, 2014 1:06 am
Forum: Whatever Happened To?
Topic: In Memoriam 2014
Replies: 966
Views: 157960

Re: In Memoriam 2014

second_glance wrote:3yo La Jolla Cove, broke down fatally in his first start at SA today. Owned, and mourned, by Samantha Siegel.
Uggh first start. SS isn't having the best luck with her horses this year. Hope things get better for her.
by baitandswitch
Tue Apr 29, 2014 1:04 am
Forum: Whatever Happened To?
Topic: Samantha Nicole
Replies: 28
Views: 8428

Re: Samantha Nicole

terpsichorist wrote:
baitandswitch wrote:Per SS she is currently galloping in Ocala and doing great.
Now it makes sense . Banke bought Vinery near Ocala . They train and rehab there , so that has to be where she is .
Yes, that is where she is.
by baitandswitch
Sun Apr 27, 2014 8:21 am
Forum: Whatever Happened To?
Topic: Samantha Nicole
Replies: 28
Views: 8428

Re: Samantha Nicole

Per SS she is currently galloping in Ocala and doing great.
by baitandswitch
Sat Apr 26, 2014 4:56 pm
Forum: Whatever Happened To?
Topic: In Memoriam 2014
Replies: 966
Views: 157960

Re: In Memoriam 2014

It's wonderful when Thoroughbred's are lucky enough to make it into their 30's. They don't make them like they used to which contributes a lot to it.
by baitandswitch
Sat Apr 26, 2014 4:54 pm
Forum: Whatever Happened To?
Topic: Waiting for news on ...
Replies: 1604
Views: 293524

Re: Waiting for news on ...

From DRF's David Grening: Aussi Austin, vanned off after winning Friday's feature, suffered a condylar fracture and is undergoing surgery today at Cornell, per NYRA. I see that his jockey was Taylor Rice. I have a hard time believing that the niece of a top trainer would be so careless with an inju...
by baitandswitch
Fri Apr 25, 2014 8:49 pm
Forum: Whatever Happened To?
Topic: Samantha Nicole
Replies: 28
Views: 8428

Re: Samantha Nicole

I asked SS on Twitter just now, they're very good about getting back quickly. If I had to guess, I'd assume she is at their training facility in FL. They were very optimistic and hopeful when they purchased her that her legs would be ok with age.
by baitandswitch
Fri Apr 25, 2014 8:45 pm
Forum: Whatever Happened To?
Topic: Waiting for news on ...
Replies: 1604
Views: 293524

Re: Waiting for news on ...

From DRF's Grening: Aussi Austin, vanned off after winning AQU 8th, was lame left front. More tests to come before final diagnosis, per NYRA. Fingers crossed. And the uproar on Twitter was that the horse was obviously injured, however the jockey still rode him all the way to the winners circle for ...