SF Hot Pass Headlines B.F. Phillips Jr. Stakes

The 5-year-old gelding will risk his win streak on Saturday


SF Hot Pass is one of eight Texas-bred sprinters entered in Saturday's B.F. Phillips Jr. Handicap at Lone Star Park. PHOTO: Dustin Orona

SF Hot Pass, a 5-year-old Ivory James gelding owned by Shannon “Stormy” Fisher, will risk his three-race win streak in Saturday’s 400-yard, $25,000 B.F. Phillips Jr. Stakes (R) for Texas-breds at Lone Star Park.

SF Hot Pass will be shortening in distance off of his head victory in the 440-yard, $75,000 Refrigerator Stakes (G1) at Lone Star on October 13. The 9-5 morning-line favorite, the gelding drew post 4 and will be ridden by Francisco Calderon for trainer Leon Bard.

Rogelio Marquez Jr.’s The Golden Bowl, a 6-year-old Mr Eye Opener stallion trained by Fernando Lopez, drew post 7 and will be ridden by Jesse Levario. The Golden Bowl will be stretching out in distance off of his second-place finish, a neck behind winner SF Hot Pass, in the 350-yard, $20,000 Nevill Stakes (R) at Lone Star Park on September 29.

The complete lineup, in post position order including jockey assignments and morning-line odds:
RC Me Leaving You (Rodrigo Vallejo), 6-1
Deala Quick Game (Nestor Duran), 15-1
Fast N Famous Eagle (Rolando D. Pina), 15-1
SF Hot Pass (Francisco Calderon), 9-5
Saved By Jesus JM (Ricardo Garza-Cruz), 30-1
DM La Jolla (Rolando Cabrera), 8-1
The Golden Bowl (Jesse Levario), 5-2
FDP Rock Solid (Ricky Ramirez), 15-1

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