Mr. Roary Wins Eddie D Stakes at Santa Anita Park
The $100,000 G3 Eddie D Stakes was contested Friday, September 29 at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, California - a 6 1/2-furlong Downhill turf dash for horses three years old and upward. It was 22-1 shot Mr. Roary that closed well and claimed first despite crossing the line behind Guns Loaded who dislodged his rider at the gate. 7-2 second choice Tribalist finished a head back in second with even-money favorite Om another half-length back in third. Forever Juanito came in fourth in the field of 10 followed by Coastline, Prize Exhibit, Zarqua Star, California Diamond, and Rocket Heat, to complete the order of finish. Krsto Skye scratched.