Bigger Picture Wins Red Smith Handicap at Aqueduct Racetrack
The $200,000 Grade 3 Red Smith Handicap was contested Saturday, November 12 at Aqueduct Racetrack in South Ozone Park, New York. Horses three years old and upward were featured when they took to Aqueduct's turf track and raced 1 3/8 miles. Michael Maker trained 9-1 shot Bigger Picture closed from sixth and posted the 1 1/4 length victory for his first graded stakes score. 5-1 third choice Danish Dynaformer finished second in the field of 11 with 3-5 favorite Wake Forest getting in for third. Arties Silver Mine, Up With the Birds, Messi, I'll Call, Tale of Fancy, Biz The Nurse, Smooth Daddy, and Rum Tum Tugger completed the order of finish. Tommy Macho, a main-track only entry, was scratched.
2016 Red Smith Handicap Race Results & Payoffs
- $2 Exacta (9-11) Paid: $136.00
- $1 Trifecta (9-11-8) Paid: $170.75
- $1 Superfecta (9-11-8-3) Paid: $1,357.50
- $2 Daily Double (1/9) Paid: $125.00
- $2 Pick 3 (9/1/9) Paid: $554.00