7/2/2012 11:23:00 AM
Ron the Greek, winner of the Stephen Foster and Santa Anita Handicaps, held
on to the top position for the third straight week. The five-year-old received
18 first-place votes and 391 points.
Four-year-old Shackleford is 42 points back in second after picking up seven
top votes for 349 points.
Third-place is still in the hooves of Game On Dude. Trained by Bob Baffert,
the five-year-old gelding picked up four first-place votes and 295 points.
Game On Dude will make his next start in Saturday's $500,000 Hollywood Gold
"His last race (Californian) was so easy. I think I raised my stick and put it
in my left hand, but that's all I did," said the gelding's jockey Chantal
Moving up one spot is leading female thoroughbred Royal Delta. Trained by Bill
Mott, the four-year-old filly garnered four top votes and 262 points.
The first five in the poll is completed by Wise Dan. The five-year-old gelding
received 239 points.
Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner I'll Have Another is sixth with 10 first-
place votes and 190 points. He's followed by Acclamation (142), Bodemeister
(113), Alternation (98) and Belmont Stakes champ Union Rags (93).
Acclamation, Bodemeister and Alternation each received one first-place vote.