June 3 – 17 Stakes Schedule

Updated June 4 8:20 PM EST

Churchill Downs

6-3-17: G3 Aristides ($100,000 for 3YO & Up going 6F on Dirt)

6-3-17: Mighty Beau Stakes ($65,000 for 3YO & Up going 5 F on Turf)

Belmont Park

6-3-17: G3 Pennine Ridge Stakes ($200,000 for 3YO going 11/8 miles on Turf)

6-10-17: G2 Woody Stephens ($500,000)

6-10-17: G1 Belmont Stakes ($1.5 million)

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Santa Anita

6-3-17: G1 Beholder Mile ($400,000 for Fillies & Mares 3YO & Up going 1 Mile on Dirt)

6-3-17: G1 Shoemaker Mile ($400,000 for 3YO & Up going 1 Mile on Turf)

6-4-17: Possibly Perfect Stakes ($75,000 for Fillies & Mares 3YO & Up going 11/4 miles on Turf)

6-4-17: Santa Luca Stakes ($70,000 for Fillies & Mares 3YO & Up going 11/16 miles on Dirt)

Monmouth Park

6-3-17: G3 Eatontown Stakes ($100,000 for Fillies & Mares 3YO & Up going 11/16 miles on Turf)

Woodbine Race Track

6-3-17: G2 Connaught Cup ($175,000 for 4YO & Up going 7F on Turf)

6-4-17: G3 Hendrie Stakes ($125,000 for Fillies & Mares 4YO & Up going 61/2F

Arlington Park

6-3-17: Purple Violet Stakes ($50,000-added for Fillies 3YO going 1 Mile – Illinois Registered)

6-3-17: Springfield Stakes ($50,000-added for 3YO going 1 Mile – Illinois Registered)

We saw something really great. That’s greatness right there. When he won his second race we were in (American) Pharoah territory.”

On Solomini: “I knew he was up against it, especially since we were going to try something different with him. You have to take a chance. He earned his way and he ran 10th and there were some good horses behind him.”

Bob Baffert, Trainer of Justify (1st), Solomini (10th)

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