Recent Examples on the WebAnother number down the list would have drawn knowing nods within the microcosmos of horse racing intellectuals: The cost of breeding a mare with Scat Daddy, the blossoming sire merely 11 years old, had sprouted from $35,000 to $100,000.
Chuck Culpepper, chicagotribune.com, 5 May 2018
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