Stewards should have let CashCall result stand
If required, I, and a lot of other folks I'm sure, could make a compelling case in defense of the majority stewards' decision to disqualify Solomini from first in Saturday's Grade 1 Los Alamitos CashCall Futurity and place him third.
Matt Bernier Show.
Matt recaps the racing action from the weekend.
Race of the Day: Wednesday, December 13.
Race #8 at Aqueduct is the race of the day for Wednesday, December 13, 2017.
Horse Racing weekend recap.
Matt Bernier recaps the on-track action from the past weekend.
Race of the Day: Sunday, December 10.
The Valedictory Stakes at Woodbine is the race of the day for Sunday, December 10, 2017.
McKinzie gets CashCall win after DQ
Solomini finished first in Saturday's Grade 1 Los Alamitos CashCall Futurity at Los Alamitos, but was disqualified and placed third behind stablemate McKinzie and Instilled Regard for causing interference in the final sixteenth.
Jala Jala wins Clasico for Mexico
Jockey Irad Ortiz Jr. completed one of the most memorable days of his career, and one of the most memorable days in the 51-year history of the Clasico Internacional del Caribe, when he guided Mexico's Jala Jala to a win in the $300,000 Clasico del Caribe.
Race Replay: Starlet Stakes.
Dream Tree scores big in the Grade 1, $300,000 Starlet Stakes at Los Alamitos on December 9, 2017.
Race Replay: CashCall Futurity.
Bob Baffert's McKinzie gets the win after stablemate Solomini was disqualified in the Grade 1, $300,000 Los Alamitos CashCall Futurity on December 9, 2017.
California wildfire engulfs barns, killing horses
About 25 racehorses stabled at the San Luis Rey training center were killed as a wildfire in Southern California engulfed eight barns Thursday.
Elite thoroughbreds killed in California wildfire
A wildfire that struck San Luis Rey Downs in San Diego County on Thursday killed a number of thoroughbred racehorses stabled at the training center. Trainers estimated at least a dozen horses had died, but think the total may grow higher.
Willa On the Move preview.
The DRF crew breaks down Saturday's Willa On the Move Stakes at Laurel Park.
Weekend Warrior: Willa On the Move.
The Willa On the Move Stakes from Laurel Park is the subject of this edition of DRF's Weekend Warrior.
Weekend Warrior: Starlet Stakes.
The Starlet Stakes from Los Alamitos is the subject of this edition of DRF's Weekend Warrior.
Starlet Stakes preview.
The DRF crew breaks down Saturday's Starlet Stakes from Los Alamitos.
Mike Watchmaker checks in with Matt Bernier in this week's edition of DRF's Watchmaker Watch.
Smooth Air Stakes preview.
The DRF crew breaks down Saturday's Smooth Air Stakes at Gulfstream Park.
Out of the Gate.
The CashCall Futurity and more is put in the spotlight in this week's edition of Out of the Gate.
Garland of Roses preview.
The DRF crew breaks down Saturday's Garland of Roses Stakes at Aqueduct.
Friday Spot Play.
Matt Bernier checks in with Friday's DRF Bets Spot Play.