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Brother Bean Sets Fair Grounds Track Record
Louisiana-bred stakes-winning 4YO gelding Brother Bean (My Friend Max-X Strawdnair, by Malagra) set a track record of 1min 3.09sec for 5.5 furlongs with a front-running 2.75-lengths victory at Fair Grounds (ridden by Robby Albarado for trainer Victor Arceneaux), reported thoroughbredtimes.com. Brother Bean now boasts 5 wins (also including the Louisiana Premier Night Sprint Stakes at Delta Downs on February 3) & a runner-up (in the 2006 Louisiana Champions Day Sprint Stakes at Fair Grounds) from 7 starts. He is also a full-brother to stakes-winner Mean Butterbean.