Weekend Hideway wins John Morrissey at Saratoga

BY foxsports • August 15, 2014

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) Weekend Hideway held off Big Business by two lengths Friday in the $100,000 John Morrissey at Saratoga Race Course.

Ridden by Jose Lezcano, the 4-year-old son of champion sprinter Speightstown ran 6 1/2 furlongs in 1:15.83 and paid $15.40, $7 and $4.60 as the 6-1 fourth choice in the field of eight New York-breds.

Favored at 5-2, Big Business returned $4 and $3.30. West Hills Giant paid $6.80 to show.

Trained by Phil Serpe for owner Red and Black Stable, Weekend Hideaway has three victories in four career starts at Saratoga. He won twice at the track as a 2-year-old.

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