Monday, April 30, 2012
RACE 3, TWO-YEAR-OLD FILLIES, FIVE FURLONGS, DIRT, 1:54 P.M.
FULLY LIVING (2yo bay filly, Unbridled’s Song—Half A. P., by Pulpit) is the second foal and first to race out of her dam, who was third in a Keeneland maiden special weight for 2-year-olds in her lone career start. Half A. P. is a half-sister to Halfbridled, named Champion Two-Year-Old filly for 2003 after winning the Grade 1 Del Mar Debutante, Grade 2 Oak Leaf, and Grade 1 Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies.
Owner: Spendthrift Farm
Trainer: Kenneth McPeek
Jockey: Rosie Napravnik
Sales history: $425,000 Keeneland September yearling
CAN’T EXPLAIN (2yo chestnut filly, Not For Love—I Ain’t P T, by A.P. Indy), out of an unplaced mare, is a full-sister to Together Indy, winner of the 2010 Grade 2 Commonwealth at Keeneland. Their second dam, I Ain’t Bluffing, earned Grade 1 wins in the Milady Handicap and La Brea and produced Acting Happy, victorious in the 2010 Grade 2 Black-Eyed Susan and third in that year’s Grade 1 TVG Coaching Club American Oaks and Grade 1 Alabama.
Owner: Bortolazzo Stable, LLC
Trainer: Todd Pletcher
Jockey: John Velazquez
Sales history: $150,000 Fasig-Tipton Florida 2-year-old (one furlong in 10 2/5 seconds, video)