where a top rider can earn millions. Among those who have made the move are Kentucky Derby winner Victor Espinosa, Mario Gutierrez and Panamanian Elvis Trujillo. Many of the stable workers at the 71-year-old racetrack have worked in the United
Nick won the $100,000 Graduation Stakes for 2-year-olds by 4 1/4 lengths at Del Mar on Wednesday. Ridden by Mario Gutierrez , Wake Up Nick ran 5 1/2 furlongs in 1:04.49 and paid $3.40, $2.40 and $2.10. He improved to 3
Wake Up Nick won the $125,000 Santa Anita Juvenile by three-quarters of a length Sunday. Ridden by Mario Gutierrez , Wake Up Nick ran 5-1/2 furlongs in 1:04.28 and paid $10.80 to win. Story to Tell finished second, and
51.40 set by Willy Float on March 23, 1972. The 2-year-old California-bred won by 9 1/4 lengths under Mario Gutierrez . He is trained by Doug O'Neill and owned by J. Paul Reddam. The trio teamed with I'll Have Another to win the
Hear from Trainer Doug O'Neill and Jockey Mario Gutierrez as they prepare for the Belmont Stakes.