Exaggerator stands out in field of 14 for Travers

The Grade I, $1.25 million Travers Stakes is the centerpiece on a star-studded 13-race card at Saratoga this Saturday. Going as the 11th race, post time is estimated at 5:44 p.m. EST. “The Midsummer Derby” drew a full field for the first time since 1977, and contains a mixture of graded stakes winners and up-and-comers….

Jockey Spotlight: Irad Ortiz Jr.

The path to the top of the horse racing world is normally a long and arduous one, but for Irad Ortiz Jr, that was not the case. In 2011, his first year as a rider in the United States, Ortiz Jr. won 151 races. The native Puerto Rican showed that 2011 was no fluke when…