That blur streaking down the middle of the track to nail the $250,000 Grade II Lexus Run Raven Run Stakes at Keeneland on Saturday was Lightstream, causing track announcer Kurt Becker to burst out with an exclamation at the finish:
Kentucky Derby-winning trainer Nick Zito’s son, Alexander Zito, won Keeneland’s first race Wednesday with a maiden named Doolittle Raiders. A story emerged about the ownership name, Hurricane Boys Racing Stable.
42-1 filly Bibby wins in her first race against the boys at Keeneland on Sunday. Three-time graded-stakes winner Up With the Birds will be in Lexington for Thursday’s Grade III Sycamore. Mike Maker is now the meet’s leading trainer with his sixth victory of the fall Sunday.