Hello, my name is John Cherwa and welcome back to our horse racing newsletter as we finish the first week of this puppy.
Santa Anita continued to hold the odds of post 1 hostage because the infield videoboard is blacked out in that area. We first reported it after Saturday’s races and believed with complete confidence that Santa Anita would have it fixed by Sunday. We were wrong.
You know when they do that wavy flag thing during the national anthem? Well, now you can’t see some of the stars. It’s like we’re 13 colonies again.
In an effort to be helpful, I’m enclosing a link to this
Jockey Victor Espinoza guides California Chrome to a wire-to-wire victory in the San Felipe Stakes last month at Santa Anita Park.