Cox Buys Leading First Crop Sire, Moves to Louisiana
Leading first crop sire Freighttrain B will stand the 2016 season at Hart Farms near Kaplan, Louisiana.
© Don Shugart
KAPLAN, LA—OCTOBER 11, 2015—Bobby D. Cox has purchased the leading living first-crop sire Freighttrain B SI 115 and will stand him at Chad Hart's Hart Farms near Kaplan, Louisiana for 2016. His fee has been set at $5,000.

From a limited number starters in his first crop to race this season Freighttrain B has sired 11 winners, six stakes horses(16%), earning more than $1 million and average earnings per starter of $27,300.

His top performers include 2015 Grade 1 Heritage Place Futurity and All American Juvenile Invitational winner Bv Midnite Express SI 98 (4 wins to 2, $635,252), Grade 3 Four Corners Futurity winner Good Job Honey SI 95 (4 wins to 2, $74,610), Grade 3 John Deere Ruidoso Juvenile winner Queen Catherine SI 92 (3 wins to 2, $45,660), Grade 3 Speedhorse Futurity runner-up Miss Sammy May SI 90 (2 wins to 2, $64,911), Mile High Futurity third place finisher Bye Byefreighttrain SI 96 (3 wins to 2, $47,549), third place Remington Park Juvenile Invitational finisher Freighttrain A SI 87 ($24,067), Freighttrain V SI 92 (2 wins to 2, $29,469), Train Wreck (winner at 2, $24,289), etc.

Owned-and-raced by James Sills and Gerald Swindell, the son of 2015 leading sire of money earners Pyc Paint Your Wagon won or placed in 12 of 16 career starts at 3, earning $421,761. He won the Black Gold Futurity Championship(RG3), Black Gold Derby and was second in the Black Gold 350 Futurity. He was also a finalist in the G1 Heritage Place Futurity, G2 Heritage Place Derby and G2 Dash For Cash Derby.

Freighttrain B's dam is the Grade 3 winning Mr Eye Opener mare Dianetogetcha SI 108, dam of 6 ROM, three stakes horses including Freighttrain B SI 115 (see above), stakes winner Coronas Concierge SI 96 ($56,464), stakes-placed Essohess SI 99 ($50,083), 2015 Remington Park Oklahoma-Bred Futurity(RG3) finalist Beneteau SI 94 ($63,018), etc.

The second dam is the stakes G3 winner Dianetomeetcha SI 103 ($89,93), dam of 11 ROM including All Canadian Futurity winner Dianetobewitcha SI 104 ($180,272), G3 winner Dianetogetchas SI 108 (see above), G3 finalist Dianetobeatcha SI 110, RG2 finalist Landons Southern Jr SI 91, etc.

For additional information or breeding contracts call Jerome Bellard at 337-643-3255 or 337-207-7944.