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Career History
~~~ Complete ~~~
ESPINO
(br.c. 1923, Negofol (FR) -- Rose Leaves x Ballot )
Classic participant in: 1926

Notes:

IMPORTANT VICTORIES & PLACINGS: ~~~ Complete ~~~

Finish Race Name
1stLawrence Realization H.
1stSaratoga Cup
2ndChampagne S.
2ndHuron H.
2ndJockey Club Gold Cup
2ndBELMONT STAKES
3rdWood Memorial S.
3rdWithers S.
3rdWalden S.
3rdSaratoga Cup
3rdDwyer S.
3rdBrookdale H.
3rdOceanus H.


IMPORTANT OFFSPRING: ~complete~

Name Sex, DOB, Pedigree Highlights
BELLE D'AMOURb.f., 1938 ESPINO -- Amerisk x Whisk Broom IIStony Brook Claiming S.
BOUNDING HOME
(See 1944)
br.c., 1941 ESPINO -- Marching Home x John P. GrierBelmont S.
BREEZING HOMEb.g., 1940 ESPINO -- Marching Home x John P. GrierGreat American S., Flash S., New Rochelle H.
DEVALUEb.c., 1938 ESPINO -- Off Gold x PolydorPaul Revere H., Stars And Stripes H.
ESPINO GOLDbr.c., 1937 ESPINO -- Off Gold x PolydorFrancis S. Peabody Memorial H.
ESPOSAch.f., 1932 ESPINO -- Quick Batter x RunantellCHAMPION Handicap mare (twice), Remsen H., Rochambeau H., Empire City H., Merchants' and Citizens' H., Delaware H., Wilson S., Whitney S., Lady Baltimore H., Scarsdale H., Saratoga H., Brandywine H., Bowie H., Butler H., Hawthorne Gold Cup
RICE CAKEb.c., 1938 ESPINO -- Hot Griddle x RunantellFraser Memorial Stp H.
ROMPING HOMEch.f., 1939 ESPINO -- Marching Home x John P. GrierSchuylerville S., Adirondack H.
TRANSFIGUREb.c., 1938 ESPINO -- Glorify x SUN FLAGBunker Hill H., Harford H.
WAIT A BITch.c., 1939 ESPINO -- Hi-Nelli x High CloudBay Shore H., Vosburgh H., Carter H., Yonkers H.


IMPORTANT OFFSPRING OF HIS DAUGHTERS: ~complete~

Name Sex, DOB, Pedigree Highlights
BATTLE NECKch.c., 1955 BATTLE MORN -- Little Neck x ESPINOIndependence Day S.
ESTEEMch.c., 1942 Stimulus -- Esposa x ESPINOWakefield S.
KINGS HOPEch.c., 1948 KING COLE -- Solita x ESPINOHyde Park S., Bashford Manor S., Joliet S., Graduation S., Colorado Futurity, Silver S.
PERFECTOch.c., 1944 Don Mike -- Cactaceous x ESPINOMariposa S.
QUEENSWAREbr.f., 1952 BRIEF SIGH -- Randle's Queen x ESPINOOld Colony Juvenile S., Narragansett Nursery S.
ROYAL CASTLEb.r., 1947 Princequillo -- Shelter x ESPINODaingerfield H., also set new world record at Empire City 16.5 furlongs
SOLABARch.f., 1960 Bar Le Duc -- Solita x ESPINOCleopatra S.


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