For the next two weeks Jay Wolf, Little Brown Jug Publicity Director, will rank the top 10 eligibles for the Little Brown Jug presented by Fazolis.
Week #5 September 2, 2014
1. McWicked (1:47.3f; $957,883)
Owner: SSG Stables (NY)
Won a $99,990 leg of the Pennsylvania Sire Stakes at the Meadows (8/29) in 1:48.3.
2. He's Watching (1:46.4; $1,093,300)
Owner: Menary Racing (ONT), Brad Gray (ONT), Michael Guerriero (ONT) & Muscara Racing (PA)
He was upset by Lyonssomewhere by a half length in the $437,325 Can Pace Final (9/1).
3. Somewhere In LA (1:50f; $342,133)
Owner: J & T Silva Stables (NY), Deo Volente Farms (NJ) & TLP Stable (NJ)
Trainer: Robert McIntosh and
Finished second to McWicked by a nose in the leg of the PA Sire Stake (8/29).
4. Sometimes Said (1:50.0f; $433,390)
Owner: Fashion Farms (PA)
Trainer: Driver: /
The son of won a $99,990 leg of the Pennsylvania Sire Stakes at the Meadows (8/29) in 1:50.
5. Lyonssomewhere (1:49.4f; $386,812)
Owners: Geoffrey Lyons Mound (ONT)
Trainer: Driver: /
He now becomes Jug eligible with his win in the $427,325 Cane Pace Final. His owner must now commit to the $45,000 supplemental entry fee.
6. Limelight Beach (1:49.4; $297,950)
Owners: Burke Racing Stable (PA), Weaver Bruscemi (PA), M1 Stable (PA) and Wingfield Brothers (OH)
Trainer: Drivers: and
He finished third by a neck to McWicked in the PA Sire Stake (8/29).
7. At Press Time (1:48.2f; $330,902)
Owners: Burke Racing Stable (PA) and Weaver Bruscemi (PA)
Trainer: Driver: and
Finished fifth to McWicked in the PASS at the Meadows (8/29).
8. Cammikey (1:49.4f; $217,788)
Owner: Cam Land LLC (PA)
Trainer: William Zendt Driver:
The son of was fourth to Sometimes Said in the PA Sire Stake (8/29).
9. On Golden (1:52.2h; $177,465)
Owners: Robert McIntosh Stable (ONT), CSX Stable (OH) and Michael Kohler (MI)
Trainer: Robert McIntosh Driver:
The world record holder as a freshman last season sweep the legs and $175,000 final of the Sire Stakes at the Red Mile (8/31).
10. Beat The Drum (1:49.2f; $290,274)
Owner: Bender Sweden Inc. (FL)
He was parked the entire mile in the Cane Pace Final (9/1) fading to seventh.
This weeks expert ranking is courtesy of Hall of Fame track announcer Roger Huston. The Voice has called every LBJ since 1967.
2. Hes Watching
4. Somewhere In LA
5. Limelight Beach
6. Sometimes Said
7. Lets Drink On It
9. At Press Time