Keeneland September Sale Graduate and Travers Winner West Coast Headlines $1 Million Pennsylvania Derby

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LEXINGTON, KY (Sept. 22, 2017) – Seven graduates of the 2015 Keeneland September Yearling Sale, led by Travers (G1) winner West Coast, multiple graded stakes winner Irap and Grade 3 winners Timeline and Term of Art, are entered for Saturday’s $1 million Pennsylvania Derby (G1) at Parx Racing.

Also at Parx on Saturday, Keeneland sales graduates dominate the field of 3-year-old fillies for the Cotillion (G1), topped by Abel Tasman, winner in her last three starts of the Kentucky Oaks (G1), Acorn (G1) and Coaching Club American Oaks (G1).

 

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 23

PENNSYLVANIA DERBY (G1), Parx Racing, 1 1/8 Miles, 3YOs

TIMELINE, 3YO colt by Hard Spun -- Azorina ($500,000, 2015 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Gainesway, agent; Buyer- Woodford Racing) O- Woodford Racing; B- Alexander Groves Matz (KY); T- Chad Brown

OUTPLAY, 3YO colt by Bernardini – Miss Kate ($70,000, 2015 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Lane’s End, agent; Buyer- B.L.B, Inc.) O- Repole Stable; B- G. Watts Humphrey Jr. (KY); T- Todd Pletcher

WATCH ME WHIP, 3YO colt by Smart Strike – Smooth as Silk ($330,000, 2015 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Gainesway, agent; Buyer- Albaugh Family Stable) O- Albaugh Family Stable; B- Stonestreet Thoroughbred Holdings (KY); T- Dale Romans

WEST COAST, 3YO colt by Flatter – Caressing ($425,000, 2015 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Hermitage Farm, agent; Buyer- Ben Glass, agent) O- Gary & Mary West; B- CFP Thoroughbreds (KY); T- Bob Baffert

IRAP, 3YO colt by Tiznow – Silken Cat ($100,000 RNA to Sale, 2015 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent; Buyer- Grand Oaks) O- Reddam Racing; B- Aaron & Marie Jones (KY); T- Doug O’Neill

GAME OVER, 3YO colt by Mineshaft – Kaweah Princess ($100,000, 2015 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Hunter Valley Farm, agent; Buyer- Ben Glass, agent) O- Loooch Racing Stables; B- Al Graziani & Joe Russell (KY); T- Jorge Navarro

TERM OF ART, 3YO colt by Tiznow – Miles of Style ($220,000, 2015 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Timber Town, agent; Buyer- Calumet Farm) O- Calumet Farm; B- Whisper Hill Farm (KY); T- Doug O’Neill

 

COTILLION S. (G1), Parx Racing, 1 1/16 Miles, 3YO Fillies

PROUD AND FEARLESS, 3YO filly by Proud Citizen – Fearless Leader ($19,000 RNA, 2015 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Brereton C. Jones/Airdrie Stud) O/B- Brereton C. Jones (KY); T- Larry Jones

IT TIZ WELL, 3YO filly by Arch – It Tiz ($230,000, 2015 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Greenfield Farm, agent; Buyer- Tommy Town) O- Tommy Town Thoroughbreds; B- Allen & Susan Branch (KY); T- Jerry Hollendorfer

MOPOTISM, 3YO filly by Uncle Mo – Peppy Rafaela ($135,000, 2014 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Blandford Stud, agent; Buyer- McMahon & Hill Bloodstock, agent) O- Reddam Racing; B- Frank Batten (KY); T- Doug O’Neill

THIRSTFORTHECUP, 3YO filly by Stay Thirsty – Canada’s Vision ($15,000 RNA, 2015 Sept Yearling, Consignor- South Point Sales Agency, agent) O- Repole Stable; B- Doug & Felicia Branham (KY); T- Todd Pletcher

SINE WAVE, 3YO filly by Big Brown – Curlina ($53,000, 2015 Jan Horses of All Ages, Consignor- Mulholland Springs, agent; Buyer- Bill & Corinne Heiligbrodt) O- Jeremiah Kane; B- John & Martha Jane Mulholland (KY); T- Ben Perkins Jr.

RUN AND GO, 3YO filly by Union Rags – Run Kate Run ($150,000, 2015 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Hill ‘n’ Dale Sales Agency, agent; Buyer- Repole Stable) O- Repole Stable; B- Dell Ridge Farm (KY); T- Todd Pletcher

TERESA Z, 3YO filly by Smart Strike – With Flying Colors ($635,000, 2015 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent; Buyer- Crupi’s New Castle) O- St. Elias Stable; B- Besilu Stables (KY); T- Anthony Margotta Jr.

ABEL TASMAN, 3YO filly by Quality Road – Vargas Girl ($65,000 RNA, 2015 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Clearsky Farms) O- China Horse Club and Clearsky Farms; B- Clearsky Farms (KY); T- Bob Baffert

 

KELSO H. (G2), Belmont, 1 Mile, 3YOs & Up

TOM’S READY, 4YO colt by More Than Ready – Goodbye Stranger ($145,000 RNA, 2013 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Hill ‘n’ Dale Sales Agency, agent) O- GMB Racing; B- Blackstone Farm (PA); T- Dallas Stewart

 

GALLANT BOB S. (G3), Parx Racing, 6 Furlongs, 3YOs

PETROV, 3YO colt by Flatter – Saracina ($25,000, 2014 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- James B. Keogh, agent, Buyer- Two Creeks Partners; $55,000, 2015 Sept Yearling, Consignor- James B. Keogh, agent, Buyer- Grand Oaks) O- Rialto Racing Stables, Ron Moquett & Head of Plains Partners; B- Sun Valley Farm (KY); T- Ron Moquett

ACTION EVERYDAY, 3YO colt by The Factor – Tina’s Goal ($425,000, 2015 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Blandford Stud, agent; Buyer- Crupi’s New Castle) O- St. Elias Stable; B- Mr. & Mrs. M. Banahan, R. Gray & Varner (KY); T- Anthony Margotta Jr.

RUNNING MATE, 3YO colt by Creative Cause – Street Mate ($65,000 RNA, 2014 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Brereton Jones/Airdrie Stud, agent) O/B- Bret Jones (KY); T- Larry Jones

AMERICAN PASTIME, 3YO colt by Tapizar – Ryan’s Inheritance ($135,000, 2015 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Shawhan Place, agent; Buyer- Robert B. Hess Jr. 

SONIC MULE, 3YO colt by Distorted Humor – Globe Trot ($175,000, 2015 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Select Sales, agent; Buyer- Calumet Farm) O- Calumet Farm; B- WinStar Farm (KY); T- Todd Pletcher

EXCITATIONS, 3YO colt by Into Mischief – Summer Song ($100,000, 2015 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Allied Bloodstock, agent; Buyer- Bridlewood Farm) O- Fair Grounds Racing Club; B- Richard & Connie Snyder (KY); T- Al Stall Jr.

 

CHARLES TOWN OAKS (G3), Charles Town, 7 Furlongs, 3YO Fillies

BERNED, 3YO filly by Bernardini – First Passage ($550,000, 2015 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Bluegrass Thoroughbred Services, agent; Buyer- West Point Thoroughbreds) O- Three C Stables, West Point Thoroughbreds & Robert Masiello; B- AR Enterprises (KY); T- H. Graham Motion

MUNNY SPUNT, 3YO filly by Munnings – Spin the Blues ($22,000, 2014 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Bluewater Sales, agent; Buyer- Red Fox Farm) O- ERJ Racing, John Fuller & Richie Robershaw; B- Harriet Finkelstein & Hartley De Renzo Thoroughbreds (FL); T- Doug O’Neill

SINE WAVE, 3YO filly by Big Brown – Curlina ($53,000, 2015 Jan Horses of All Ages, Consignor- Mulholland Springs, agent; Buyer- Bill & Corinne Heiligbrodt) O- Jeremiah Kane; B- John & Martha Jane Mulholland (KY); T- Ben Perkins Jr.

DOWNTOWN MAMA, 3YO filly by Speightstown – Alpha Mama ($190,000 RNA, 2015 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Bluewater Sales, agent) O- Lady Sheila Stable; B- Denlea Park, Tony Holmes & Watermark (KY); T- Linda Rice

 

NOBLE DAMSEL S. (G3), Belmont, 1 Mile (T), 3YOs & Up, F&M

CELESTINE, 5YO mare by Scat Daddy – Mona Mia ($100,000, 2013 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Penn Sales, agent, Buyer- Phaedrus Flights; $2.55 million, 2016 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent, Buyer- Moyglare Stud Farm) O- Moyglare Stud Farm; B- Phoenix Rising Farms (KY); T- Christophe Clement

SASSY LITTLE LILA, 4YO filly by Artie Schiller – Sharp Apple ($115,000, 2014 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Mill Ridge Sales, agent; Buyer- Sandford Stable) O- Sheep Pond Partners & Michael Ryan; B- Dr. John Chandler (KY); T- Brad Cox

MALIBU STACY, 4YO filly by Tizway – Malibu Pier ($150,000, 2014 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Hidden Brook, agent; Buyer- Jim & Susan Hill) O- Jim & Susan Hill; B- Spendthrift Farm (KY); T- George Weaver

 

 

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 24

GALLANT BLOOM H. (G2), Belmont, 6½ Furlongs, 3YOs & Up, F&M

FRIEND OF LIBERTY, 3YO filly by Dominus – Chief’s Honey ($67,000, 2015 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Darby Dan Farm, agent; Buyer- Kirk Robison) O- Vincent Scuderi; B- Mike Abraham (KY); T- Michelle Nevin

CARINA MIA, 4YO filly by Malibu Moon – Miss Simpatia (ARG) ($410,000, 2014 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Warrendale Sales, agent; Buyer- Three Chimneys Farm, agent) O- Three Chimneys Farm; B- Spendthrift Farm (KY); T- Chad Brown

 

OKLAHOMA DERBY (G3), Remington Park, 1 1/8 Miles, 3YOs

ALTITO, 3YO gelding by Bernardini – Summerly ($270,000, 2015 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Warrendale Sales, agent; Buyer- Shortleaf Stable) O- Danny Caldwell; B- WinStar Farm & Darley (KY); T- Federico Villafranco

UNTRAPPED, 3YO colt by Trappe Shot – Exit Three ($97,000, 2015 Jan Horses of All Ages, Consignor- Indian Creek, agent, Buyer- Springhouse Farm; $150,000, 2015 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Paramount Sales, agent, Buyer- B.L.B. Inc.) O- Michael Langford; B- Indian Creek & Jonathan Sheppard (KY); T- Steve Asmussen

GATO DEL ORO, 3YO colt by Medaglia d’Oro – Funny Feeling ($150,000, 2015 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Lane’s End, agent; Buyer- Hebert Bloodstock, agent) O- J K Racing Stable & Bruce Chandler; B- Summer Wind Farm (KY); T- Richard Baltas

GIRVIN, 3YO colt by Tale of Ekati – Catch the Moon ($140,000 RNA, 2015 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Legacy Bloodstock, agent) O- Brad Grady; B- Bob Austin & John Witte (KY); T- Joe Sharp

 

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