Calculator's first victory is Sham Stakes

Calculator's first victory is Sham Stakes

ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) - Calculator won the $100,000 Sham Stakes for 3-year-olds by 4 1/4 lengths Saturday at Santa Anita, giving the colt his first career victory.

Ridden by Elvis Trujillo, Calculator ran a mile in 1:34.88 and paid $3.20, $2.40 and $2.20.

Rock Shandy returned $10.60 and $5.40, while Pioneerof the West was another 4 1/4 lengths back in third and paid $6 to win.

Trained by Peter Miller, Calculator was running against horses that had won races before. The colt earned 14 points and moved into a tie for second on the Kentucky Derby leaderboard that determines the 20-horse field for the May 2 race.

St. Joe Bay was fourth, followed by Papacoolpapacool, Hero Ten All, Unblunted and Rockinatten.

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