Sanford Stakes

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Blazes

2019-03-29T08:06:08-05:00March 28th, 2019|

    1920 – Paul Jones - Blazes By Nick Costa and Mary Dixon Reynolds     When perusing over the names of horses that participated in the 1920 Kentucky Derby, one will not see Man O’ War listed among the entrants. The absence of the original ‘Big Red’, who [...]

Sir Barton

2019-03-23T18:18:18-05:00March 23rd, 2019|

  1919 – Sir Barton – Billy Kelly By Nick Costa and Mary Dixon Reynolds     Much like the first Kentucky Derby in 1875, an owner’s pre-race strategy failed to materialize in this 45th renewal. Owner J.K.L. Ross, a Canadian businessman and naval commander, had a passion for equines [...]