Big Booster hopes to go far
ARCADIA, Calif. -- The 2008 season nearly ended in glory for Big Booster.
Throughout last year, trainer Mike Mitchell had the Breeders' Cup Marathon as a long-term goal for Big Booster. In that race at 1 1/2 miles last October, Big Booster closed well to finish third, beaten just three-quarters of a length.
The whole process begins anew in the $100,000 Tokyo City Handicap at Santa Anita on Saturday. Once again, Mitchell has the BC Marathon as a long-term goal for Big Booster. Once ...
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