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Shaman Ghost, Midnight Storm Top Big ‘Cap Field

By Margaret Ransom

Breeders' Cup

Shaman Ghost looks for his second grade 1 win in the $750,000 Santa Anita Handicap (GI) at Santa Anita 3/11/17. Photo: Adam Mooshain, Coglianese/NYRA

A talent-filled 11-race card featuring four graded stakes is on tap at Santa Anita Park Saturday, led by the featured 80th running of the Santa Anita Handicap (GI). The 1 ¼-mile feature is worth $750,000 this year and has drawn a strong field of nine older runners.

Since its inception in 1935 during the Southern California track’s inaugural season, the list of Big ‘Cap winners is impressive. The legendary… (more)