'Great to be back'; Espinoza on 'live' mount in return from injury

After a nearly seven-month absence, Hall of Fame jockey Victor Espinoza, a winner of the 2015 Triple Crown with American Pharoah, will return to the saddle on Monday at Santa Anita Park, where he has been named to ride Irish-bred Gallantlystreaming in the first race for Hronis Racing, LLC and trainer John Sadler. Sidelined due […]

Marley's Freedom unstoppable in Santa Monica at Santa Anita

Bob Baffert-trained Marley’s Freedom turned in another sharp victory Saturday, one that cements her near the top of the filly and mare sprint division, as she ran down Selcourt to win the Grade 2, $200,000 Santa Monica Stakes at Santa Anita Park. Only a $35,000 Keeneland September yearling purchase for Ron and Barbara Perry’s Cicero […]