Always a Chance wins Santa Anita feature



ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Always a Chance won the $28,000 Morro Bay Purse by 4 1/4 lengths at Santa Anita on Thursday.

Ridden by Joe Talamo, who had four winners on the card, Always a Chance ran one mile on the turf in 1:35.09 and paid $5.60, $3.80 and $2.80 as the 9-5 favorite in the field of nine.

Primal Desire returned $11 and $6.60, while Toluca was another 1 1/4 lengths back in third and paid $4.80 to show.

Talamo’s four winners kept him atop the jockeys’ standings with 20 for the meet.