Betamerica.com Oaks Lures City by the Bay

PLEASANTON, Calif. (June 19, 2014) – Unbeaten City by the Bay is the likely favorite in Sunday’s $50,000 Betamerica.com Oaks for 3-year-old fillies at the Oak Tree at Pleasanton meet.

French Tart is by Decarchy, out of the Rio’s Lark mare Run Kaitlyn Run, was bred by owner Patricia Ford and trained by William Delia. She has one win in 13 starts, earnings of $81,509 and is coming off a third in a June 1 optional claimer.

City by the Bay is by City Zip, out of the Glitterman mare Glitter Time, was bred by Susan Donaldson, is owned by Martin Bach or Jack Owens and trained by William Morey. She has won all three starts, earnings of $97,670 and is coming off a win in the June 1 Seattle Handicap.

Amaranth is by Mr. Greeley, out of the Storm Boot mare Shedoesrock, was bred by H. Allen Poindexter and Machmer Hall, is owned by Highland Yard and trained by O.J. Jauregui. She has two wins in five starts, earnings of $36,970 and is coming off two consecutive wins.

Sprouts is by Square Eddie, out of the Yankee Victor mare Ann Summers Gold, was bred by J. Paul Reddam, is owned by Reddam Racing and trained by Doug O’Neill. She has three wins in eight starts, earnings of $183,740 and is coming off a fourth in the Apr. 5 Evening Jewel.

Time and Tides is by Colonel John, out of the Freud mare Not Enough Time, was bred by owners by Paul or Karen Eggert and trained by William Morey. She has two wins in four starts, earnings of $40,450 and is coming off a sixth in the May 17 Angel’s Flight.

Lady Fifty Two is by Kodiak Kowboy, out of the Maria’s Mon’s mare K. D.’s Shady Lady, was bred by Cloverleaf Farms II, is owned by Mark DeDomenico, Jerry Hollendorfer or George Todaro and trained by Hollendorfer. She has two wins in six starts, earnings of $42,662 and is coming off a third in a May 18 optional claimer.

D’ya Knowwhatimean is by Broken Vow, out of the Dixie Union mare Tamina, was bred by Audley Farm, is owned by Hotter Than H Racing and trained by Peter Miller. She has two wins in eight starts, earnings of $105,990 and is coming off a second in the May 17 Angel’s Flight.

Vanuatu is by Spensive, out of the Tossofthecoin mare Rosarita Beach, was bred by Dagan and Jenifer Holmes, is owned by John and Janene Maryanski and trained by Blaine Wright. She has two wins in three starts, earnings of $50,700 and is coming off a two consecutive wins.