How to Bet the Californian Stakes

Horses break from the starting gate at Santa Anita (Photo by Alex Evers/Eclipse Sportswire/Breeders Cup) The field might be small, but I’m intrigued by the handicapping challenge offered by Saturday’s $200,000 Californian Stakes (gr. II) at Santa Anita. Six horses will face the starter in this nine-furlong prep for the Gold Cup at Santa Anita (gr. I), with the clear 8-5 choice on the morning line being #4 Dr. Dorr. Trained by Bob Baffert, who won this race [...]