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Los Angeles Daily News
Melatonin perseveres, but is the colt’s best yet to come?Kodiak Kowboy, was a pure sprinter. In February, Melatonin went a mile and a s
Melatonin perseveres, but is the colt’s best yet to come?
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 9 hours ago
Kodiak Kowboy, was a pure sprinter. In February, Melatonin went a mile and a sixteenth and won by nearly four lengths. Joe Talamo dismounted and told Hofmans, “He’s just warming up. He wants to go farther.” Hofmans pointed to the Big ’Cap,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Off the wireMelatonin this year, the other coming in 4¼-length victory in the Santa Anita H
Off the wire
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
Melatonin this year, the other coming in 4¼-length victory in the Santa Anita Handicap on March 12. Melatonin, ridden by Joe Talamo and trained by David Hofmans, ran the 1¼ miles in 1:59.79. Thurman wins decision Keith Thurman defended his WBA... Read more
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11 News Houston
Melatonin wins Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths at Santa AnitaARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Melatonin won the $500,000 Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths Sat
Melatonin wins Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths at Santa Anita
11 News Houston / Posted 5 days ago
ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Melatonin won the $500,000 Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths Saturday at Santa Anita. Ridden by Joe Talamo, Melatonin ran 1 1/4 miles in 1:59.79 and paid $5.60, $4 and $3 as the 9-5 favorite. The 5-year-old gelding earned an automatic... Read more
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Orange County Register
Melatonin breezes to Gold Cup win at Santa Anitasays it’s Melatonin’s intelligence that enables him to outrun a pedigree that s
Melatonin breezes to Gold Cup win at Santa Anita
Orange County Register / Posted 5 days ago
says it’s Melatonin’s intelligence that enables him to outrun a pedigree that suggests he’s a miler at best. But jockey Joe Talamo offered another explanation. “His trainer, right there,” he said, nodding toward Hofmans. “He’s conditioned this... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Melatonin wins Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths at Santa AnitaARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Melatonin won the $500,000 Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths Sat
Melatonin wins Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths at Santa Anita
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 5 days ago
ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Melatonin won the $500,000 Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths Saturday at Santa Anita. Ridden by Joe Talamo, Melatonin ran 1 1/4 miles in 1:59.79 and paid $5.60, $4 and $3 as the 9-5 favorite. The 5-year-old gelding earned an automatic... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Melatonin wins Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths at Santa AnitaARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Melatonin won the $500,000 Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths Sat
Melatonin wins Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths at Santa Anita
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 5 days ago
ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Melatonin won the $500,000 Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths Saturday at Santa Anita. Ridden by Joe Talamo, Melatonin ran 1 1/4 miles in 1:59.79 and paid $5.60, $4 and $3 as the 9-5 favorite. The 5-year-old gelding earned an automatic... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Melatonin wins Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths at Santa AnitaARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Melatonin won the $500,000 Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths Sat
Melatonin wins Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths at Santa Anita
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 5 days ago
ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Melatonin won the $500,000 Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths Saturday at Santa Anita. Ridden by Joe Talamo, Melatonin ran 1 1/4 miles in 1:59.79 and paid $5.60, $4 and $3 as the 9-5 favorite. The 5-year-old gelding earned an automatic... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Melatonin wins Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths at Santa AnitaARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Melatonin won the $500,000 Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths Sat
Melatonin wins Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths at Santa Anita
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 5 days ago
ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Melatonin won the $500,000 Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths Saturday at Santa Anita. Ridden by Joe Talamo, Melatonin ran 1 1/4 miles in 1:59.79 and paid $5.60, $4 and $3 as the 9-5 favorite. The 5-year-old gelding earned an automatic... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Melatonin wins Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths at Santa AnitaARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Melatonin won the $500,000 Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths Sat
Melatonin wins Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths at Santa Anita
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 5 days ago
ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Melatonin won the $500,000 Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths Saturday at Santa Anita. Ridden by Joe Talamo, Melatonin ran 1 1/4 miles in 1:59.79 and paid $5.60, $4 and $3 as the 9-5 favorite. The 5-year-old gelding earned an automatic... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Melatonin wins Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths at Santa AnitaARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Melatonin won the $500,000 Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths Sat
Melatonin wins Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths at Santa Anita
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 5 days ago
ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Melatonin won the $500,000 Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths Saturday at Santa Anita. Ridden by Joe Talamo, Melatonin ran 1 1/4 miles in 1:59.79 and paid $5.60, $4 and $3 as the 9-5 favorite. The 5-year-old gelding earned an automatic... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Melatonin wins Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths at Santa AnitaARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Melatonin won the $500,000 Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths Sat
Melatonin wins Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths at Santa Anita
KING5 Seattle / Posted 5 days ago
ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Melatonin won the $500,000 Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths Saturday at Santa Anita. Ridden by Joe Talamo, Melatonin ran 1 1/4 miles in 1:59.79 and paid $5.60, $4 and $3 as the 9-5 favorite. The 5-year-old gelding earned an automatic... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Melatonin wins Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths at Santa AnitaARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Melatonin won the $500,000 Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths Sat
Melatonin wins Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths at Santa Anita
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 5 days ago
ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Melatonin won the $500,000 Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths Saturday at Santa Anita. Ridden by Joe Talamo, Melatonin ran 1 1/4 miles in 1:59.79 and paid $5.60, $4 and $3 as the 9-5 favorite. The 5-year-old gelding earned an automatic... Read more
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First Coast News
Melatonin wins Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths at Santa AnitaARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Melatonin won the $500,000 Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths Sat
Melatonin wins Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths at Santa Anita
First Coast News / Posted 5 days ago
ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Melatonin won the $500,000 Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths Saturday at Santa Anita. Ridden by Joe Talamo, Melatonin ran 1 1/4 miles in 1:59.79 and paid $5.60, $4 and $3 as the 9-5 favorite. The 5-year-old gelding earned an automatic... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Melatonin wins Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths at Santa AnitaARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Melatonin won the $500,000 Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths Sat
Melatonin wins Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths at Santa Anita
KTVB Boise / Posted 5 days ago
ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Melatonin won the $500,000 Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths Saturday at Santa Anita. Ridden by Joe Talamo, Melatonin ran 1 1/4 miles in 1:59.79 and paid $5.60, $4 and $3 as the 9-5 favorite. The 5-year-old gelding earned an automatic... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Melatonin wins Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths at Santa AnitaARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Melatonin won the $500,000 Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths Sat
Melatonin wins Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths at Santa Anita
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 5 days ago
ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Melatonin won the $500,000 Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths Saturday at Santa Anita. Ridden by Joe Talamo, Melatonin ran 1 1/4 miles in 1:59.79 and paid $5.60, $4 and $3 as the 9-5 favorite. The 5-year-old gelding earned an automatic... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Melatonin wins Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths at Santa AnitaARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Melatonin won the $500,000 Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths Sat
Melatonin wins Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths at Santa Anita
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 5 days ago
ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Melatonin won the $500,000 Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths Saturday at Santa Anita. Ridden by Joe Talamo, Melatonin ran 1 1/4 miles in 1:59.79 and paid $5.60, $4 and $3 as the 9-5 favorite. The 5-year-old gelding earned an automatic... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Melatonin wins Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths at Santa AnitaARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Melatonin won the $500,000 Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths Sat
Melatonin wins Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths at Santa Anita
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 5 days ago
ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Melatonin won the $500,000 Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths Saturday at Santa Anita. Ridden by Joe Talamo, Melatonin ran 1 1/4 miles in 1:59.79 and paid $5.60, $4 and $3 as the 9-5 favorite. The 5-year-old gelding earned an automatic... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Melatonin wins Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths at Santa AnitaARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Melatonin won the $500,000 Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths Sat
Melatonin wins Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths at Santa Anita
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 5 days ago
ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Melatonin won the $500,000 Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths Saturday at Santa Anita. Ridden by Joe Talamo, Melatonin ran 1 1/4 miles in 1:59.79 and paid $5.60, $4 and $3 as the 9-5 favorite. The 5-year-old gelding earned an automatic... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Melatonin wins Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths at Santa AnitaARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Melatonin won the $500,000 Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths Sat
Melatonin wins Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths at Santa Anita
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 5 days ago
ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Melatonin won the $500,000 Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths Saturday at Santa Anita. Ridden by Joe Talamo, Melatonin ran 1 1/4 miles in 1:59.79 and paid $5.60, $4 and $3 as the 9-5 favorite. The 5-year-old gelding earned an automatic... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Melatonin wins Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths at Santa AnitaARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Melatonin won the $500,000 Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths Sat
Melatonin wins Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths at Santa Anita
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 5 days ago
ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Melatonin won the $500,000 Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths Saturday at Santa Anita. Ridden by Joe Talamo, Melatonin ran 1 1/4 miles in 1:59.79 and paid $5.60, $4 and $3 as the 9-5 favorite. The 5-year-old gelding earned an automatic... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Melatonin wins Gold Cup at Santa Anitasays it’s Melatonin’s intelligence that enables him to outrun a pedigree that s
Melatonin wins Gold Cup at Santa Anita
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
says it’s Melatonin’s intelligence that enables him to outrun a pedigree that suggests he’s a miler at best. But jockey Joe Talamo offered another explanation. “His trainer, right there,” he said, nodding toward Hofmans. “He’s conditioned this... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Melatonin wins Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths at Santa AnitaARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Melatonin won the $500,000 Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths Sat
Melatonin wins Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths at Santa Anita
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 5 days ago
ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Melatonin won the $500,000 Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths Saturday at Santa Anita. Ridden by Joe Talamo, Melatonin ran 1 1/4 miles in 1:59.79 and paid $5.60, $4 and $3 as the 9-5 favorite. The 5-year-old gelding earned an automatic... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Melatonin wins Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths at Santa AnitaARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Melatonin won the $500,000 Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths Sat
Melatonin wins Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths at Santa Anita
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 5 days ago
ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Melatonin won the $500,000 Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths Saturday at Santa Anita. Ridden by Joe Talamo, Melatonin ran 1 1/4 miles in 1:59.79 and paid $5.60, $4 and $3 as the 9-5 favorite. The 5-year-old gelding earned an automatic... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Melatonin wins Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths at Santa AnitaARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Melatonin won the $500,000 Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths Sat
Melatonin wins Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths at Santa Anita
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 5 days ago
ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Melatonin won the $500,000 Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths Saturday at Santa Anita. Ridden by Joe Talamo, Melatonin ran 1 1/4 miles in 1:59.79 and paid $5.60, $4 and $3 as the 9-5 favorite. The 5-year-old gelding earned an automatic... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Melatonin wins Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths at Santa AnitaARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Melatonin won the $500,000 Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths Sat
Melatonin wins Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths at Santa Anita
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 5 days ago
ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Melatonin won the $500,000 Gold Cup by 1 1/2 lengths Saturday at Santa Anita. Ridden by Joe Talamo, Melatonin ran 1 1/4 miles in 1:59.79 and paid $5.60, $4 and $3 as the 9-5 favorite. The 5-year-old gelding earned an automatic... Read more
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San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Melatonin wins Gold Cup at Santa Anitasays it’s Melatonin’s intelligence that enables him to outrun a pedigree that s
Melatonin wins Gold Cup at Santa Anita
San Gabriel Valley Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
says it’s Melatonin’s intelligence that enables him to outrun a pedigree that suggests he’s a miler at best. But jockey Joe Talamo offered another explanation. “His trainer, right there,” he said, nodding toward Hofmans. “He’s conditioned this... Read more
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Long Beach Press-Telegram
Melatonin wins Gold Cup at Santa Anitasays it’s Melatonin’s intelligence that enables him to outrun a pedigree that s
Melatonin wins Gold Cup at Santa Anita
Long Beach Press-Telegram / Posted 5 days ago
says it’s Melatonin’s intelligence that enables him to outrun a pedigree that suggests he’s a miler at best. But jockey Joe Talamo offered another explanation. “His trainer, right there,” he said, nodding toward Hofmans. “He’s conditioned this... Read more
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San Bernardino Sun
Melatonin wins Gold Cup at Santa Anitasays it’s Melatonin’s intelligence that enables him to outrun a pedigree that s
Melatonin wins Gold Cup at Santa Anita
San Bernardino Sun / Posted 5 days ago
says it’s Melatonin’s intelligence that enables him to outrun a pedigree that suggests he’s a miler at best. But jockey Joe Talamo offered another explanation. “His trainer, right there,” he said, nodding toward Hofmans. “He’s conditioned this... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Melatonin wins Gold Cup at Santa Anitasays it’s Melatonin’s intelligence that enables him to outrun a pedigree that s
Melatonin wins Gold Cup at Santa Anita
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
says it’s Melatonin’s intelligence that enables him to outrun a pedigree that suggests he’s a miler at best. But jockey Joe Talamo offered another explanation. “His trainer, right there,” he said, nodding toward Hofmans. “He’s conditioned this... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Melatonin locks up a Breeders' Cup berth with Gold Cup winJoe Talamo was in no hurry. As fellow riders with assignments in the Gold Cup h
Melatonin locks up a Breeders' Cup berth with Gold Cup win
Los Angeles Times / Posted 5 days ago
Joe Talamo was in no hurry. As fellow riders with assignments in the Gold Cup hustled toward the jockeys’ room, he stopped near its entrance to view a replay of the just-completed Triple Bend Stakes, in which his longshot mount placed fourth. No... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Melatonin battles disease, comes back stronger to top of older horses divisionas easy as you can ever see a horse win,” Hofmans said. “That’s when I thought
Melatonin battles disease, comes back stronger to top of older horses division
Los Angeles Times / Posted 6 days ago
as easy as you can ever see a horse win,” Hofmans said. “That’s when I thought we had something. And, it seemed to [jockey] Joe [Talamo], that 1¼ [mile] was better for him than 1 1/16th.” After Melatonin won the Santa Anita Handicap by a widening... Read more
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San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Wilson: Melatonin proving his worth as a distance runnerbut every jock that rode him said this horse wants to run long,” Hofmans said.
Wilson: Melatonin proving his worth as a distance runner
San Gabriel Valley Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
but every jock that rode him said this horse wants to run long,” Hofmans said. “So I said OK, we’ll give him a shot. Joe (Talamo) was really more adamant than the others ... Joe is convinced he wants to run a mile and a quarter more than any... Read more
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Long Beach Press-Telegram
Wilson: Melatonin proving his worth as a distance runnerbut every jock that rode him said this horse wants to run long,” Hofmans said.
Wilson: Melatonin proving his worth as a distance runner
Long Beach Press-Telegram / Posted 7 days ago
but every jock that rode him said this horse wants to run long,” Hofmans said. “So I said OK, we’ll give him a shot. Joe (Talamo) was really more adamant than the others ... Joe is convinced he wants to run a mile and a quarter more than any... Read more
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San Bernardino Sun
Wilson: Melatonin proving his worth as a distance runnerbut every jock that rode him said this horse wants to run long,” Hofmans said.
Wilson: Melatonin proving his worth as a distance runner
San Bernardino Sun / Posted 7 days ago
but every jock that rode him said this horse wants to run long,” Hofmans said. “So I said OK, we’ll give him a shot. Joe (Talamo) was really more adamant than the others ... Joe is convinced he wants to run a mile and a quarter more than any... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Wilson: Melatonin proving his worth as a distance runnerbut every jock that rode him said this horse wants to run long,” Hofmans said.
Wilson: Melatonin proving his worth as a distance runner
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 7 days ago
but every jock that rode him said this horse wants to run long,” Hofmans said. “So I said OK, we’ll give him a shot. Joe (Talamo) was really more adamant than the others ... Joe is convinced he wants to run a mile and a quarter more than any... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Wilson: Melatonin proving his worth as a distance runnerbut every jock that rode him said this horse wants to run long,” Hofmans said.
Wilson: Melatonin proving his worth as a distance runner
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
but every jock that rode him said this horse wants to run long,” Hofmans said. “So I said OK, we’ll give him a shot. Joe (Talamo) was really more adamant than the others ... Joe is convinced he wants to run a mile and a quarter more than any... Read more
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