• Red Outlaw wins El Cajon Stakes at Del Mar

    August 29, 2014

    DEL MAR, Calif. (AP) - Red Outlaw led all the way in improving to 4-0 with a 3 3/4-length victory in the $100,500 El Cajon Stakes at Del Mar on Friday.Ridden by Edwin Maldonado, Red Outlaw ran one mile on Polytrack in 1:36.38 and paid $7.20, $4.60 and $3.40.

  • Miss Frost wins Riskaverse at Saratoga

    August 29, 2014

    SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) - Miss Frost led from start to finish in a 4 3/4-length victory Friday in the $100,000 Riskaverse at Saratoga Race Course.Ridden by Hall of Fame jockey Edgar Prado, the daughter of two-time Horse of the Year Curlin, ran a mile on the inner turf course in 1:34.58 and paid $8.80, $4.60 and $2.90 as the 3-1 second choice in a field of eight 3-year-old fillies.

  • Last call for horse racing announcer Tom Durkin

    August 29, 2014

    It's last call for Tom Durkin.The voice of horse racing on the New York circuit is silencing himself on Sunday, retiring after a 43-year career in which he also announced Triple Crown and Breeders' Cup races.Durkin's last call will come in the Grade 1 Spinaway at Saratoga in upstate New York. Sunday will be declared ''Tom Durkin Day'' in Saratoga Springs.