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ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Joelito won the $60,000 Comet Purse by a half-length Thursday at Santa Anita.
Ridden by Corey Nakatani, Joelito ran 1 1/8 miles on the turf in 1:46.12 and paid $11, $4.40 and $3.80 at 9-2 odds.
Power Ped returned $7.80 and $5.80, while Spring Up was another 2¼ lengths back in third and paid $4.40 to show.
The victory, worth $36,000, increased Joelito's career earnings to $139,857.
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