Posts Tagged California

Daredevil looks for another break in BC Juvenile

Jockey, Lanfranco Dettori, right, celebrates after riding Hootenanny to victory past Mike Smith, aboard Luck of the Kitten, in the Breeders' Cup Juvenile Turf horse race at Santa Anita Park Friday, Oct. 31, 2014, in Arcadia, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Trainer Wesley Ward had one of the biggest days of his career Friday at the Breeders’ Cup and wasn’t there to enjoy it.

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Untapable wins Breeders’ Cup Distaff

Rosie Napravnik celebrates after riding  Untapable to victory in the Breeders' Cup Distaff horse race at Santa Anita Park Friday, Oct. 31, 2014, in Arcadia, Calif. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Rosie Napravnik was riding with a secret, and she couldn’t keep it any longer once Untapable won the $2 million Breeders’ Cup Distaff.

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San Francisco to mark World Series win with parade

San Francisco Giants mascot Lou Seal waves to the crowd during the victory parade for the 2014 World Series baseball champions on Friday, Oct. 31, 2014, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco became the Valley of the Giants for the third time in five years Friday as hundreds of thousands of people lined the streets for a confetti and rain-soaked parade honoring the World Series champions.

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Sandoval wants to stay with Giants rest of career

San Francisco Giants baseball player Hunter Pence waves to fans during the victory parade for the 2014 World Series Champion San Francisco Giants on Friday, Oct. 31, 2014 in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Pablo Sandoval wants to play the rest of his career for the San Francisco Giants. He’s not naming his price, not now.

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Hootenanny wins Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Turf

Buglers warm up before the start of the Breeders Cup horse races Friday, Oct. 31, 2014 at Santa Anita Park  in Arcadia, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Hootenanny won the $1 million Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Turf by three-quarters of a length, snapping trainer Wesley Ward’s 0 for 16 skid.

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