Texas Red Wins Jim Dandy Stakes at Saratoga Race Course
Las Vegas, NV - The $600,000 Grade 1 Jim Dandy Stakes went down at Saratoga Race Course in Saratoga Springs, New York on Saturday - August 1 - a 1 1/8 mile dirt test for three year olds. It was a race that had its field narrowed to just four after Upstart and Competitive Edge were scratched to face Triple Crown winner American Pharoah in the $1.75 million William Hill Haskell Invitational Aug. 2 at Monmouth Park. It was 9-5 second choice Texas Red that made a statement winning his first race since the Breeders' Cup by a half length. 3-5 favorite Frosted finished second with Japan third. Frammento ran fourth throughout. There was no show wagering.
Jim Dandy S. Race Results & Payouts
Times in 5ths: :241 :48 1:114 1:36 1:483
Times in 100ths: :24.37 :48.15 1:11.92 1:36.15 1:48.77
Winning Trainer: Desormeaux J. | Owner: Brehm, Erich, Detmar, Wayne, Michaels, Lee, Desormeaux, J. Keith et al.
Scratched: Competitive Edge, Tekton and Upstart
|Unplaced horses listed in order of finish.|
|Also ran: Frammento|
|$2 Exacta (3-7) Paid: $8.80, $2 Pick 3 (3-1-3) 3 Correct Paid: $121.50 Pick 3 Pool $132,034.00 , $2 Daily Double (1-3) Paid: $52.50 Daily Double Pool $140,695.00 , $2 Grand Slam (5,9,10,13,14,15,16/3,6,7/1,2,3) Paid: $18.40|