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Jockey Irad Ortiz Jr. wins 5 races at Saratoga

Jul. 31, 2019 7:32 PM EDT

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) — Irad Ortiz Jr. rode five winners from seven mounts at Saratoga on Wednesday. His victories came with Team Win in the first, Kid Is Frosty in the $150,000 Statue of Liberty, Girlintheyellowtaxi in the fifth, Mascha in the seventh and Theaterintheround in the sixth. He moved...

Tax Wins wins Jim Dandy Stakes at Saratoga

Jul. 27, 2019 8:34 PM EDT

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) — Say this about Tax — he's a lot better than he showed in the Kentucky Derby. Tax took the lead at the top of the stretch and held off a late charge by favored Tacitus to win the $600,000 Jim Dandy Stakes on Saturday at Saratoga Race Course. The Grade II test for...