- The bloodlines- Grandson of 1995 winner Thunder Gulch with Mr. Prospector on both sides.
- Captured the Sunland Derby- that produced longshot winner Mine That Bird
- Trainer Steve Asmussen
- Clearly outclassed.
- Finished ahead of Dullahan… in his first start
- Did I mention "Clearly outclassed?"
Daddy Nose Best ran in the Breeders' Cup Juvenile Turf at Churchill Downs, switching back to the dirt to win Golden Gate's El Camino Real.
Photo: Coady Photography