Latest Joel Rosario News

The Latest: Vino Rosso wins BC Classic, horse injured

Nov. 2, 2019 9:02 PM EDT

ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the Breeders' Cup at Santa Anita (all times local): 5:55 p.m. Vino Rosso has won the $6 million Classic by 4 1/4 lengths at the Breeders' Cup, where a long-shot horse was eased up in the stretch with a leg injury. Mongolian Groom, a 15-1 shot, was part of the early pace...

McKinzie is lukewarm favorite in Breeders' Cup Classic

Nov. 1, 2019 6:39 PM EDT

ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Plenty of good horses, just no standout. And the favorite is lukewarm at best. The Breeders' Cup Classic closes out the world championships and figures to help sort out Horse of the Year honors. At 3-1, McKinzie is the early choice for Saturday's $6 million Classic on his home track....

Favorites, top contenders for Day 2 of Breeders' Cup

Nov. 1, 2019 2:24 PM EDT

ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Here are the early favorites and top contenders in Saturday's nine Breeders' Cup races at Santa Anita in Arcadia, California: FILLY & MARE SPRINT Purse: $1 million Distance: 7 furlongs Favorite: Covfefe, 2-1 odds Jockey: Joel Rosario Trainer: Brad Cox Record and earnings this...

McKinzie is early favorite in Breeders' Cup Classic

Oct. 28, 2019 9:37 PM EDT

ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — McKinzie, with a new jockey replacing Hall of Famer Mike Smith, is the 3-1 favorite for the $6 million Breeders' Cup Classic this weekend at troubled Santa Anita. The track is hosting the world championships for a record 10th time Friday and Saturday. A total of 36 horses have died...

McKinzie, Code of Honor top Classic field for Breeders' Cup

Oct. 23, 2019 3:16 PM EDT

ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — McKinzie heads a field of 11 horses, including mare Elate against males, for the Breeders' Cup Classic, with trainer Bob Baffert going for a fourth victory in the $6 million race that includes Preakness winner War of Will. The Classic won't have Kentucky Derby winner Country House or...