San Luis Rey horses take top two positions in Pat O'Brien Stakes
Last updated 9/8/2021 at 4:53pm
Village News Reporter
San Luis Rey Training Center horses finished first and second in the Grade 2 Pat O'Brien Stakes race Aug. 28 at the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club.
Ginobili, who is trained by Richard Baltas and was ridden by Drayden Van Dyke, won the seven-furlong race for 3-year-olds and upward in 1:22.36. Ginobili finished 1 3/4 lengths ahead of C Z Rocket, who is trained by Peter Miller and had Florent Geroux as his jockey that day.
"It was a great win. I'm very excited," Baltas said.
"Both horses ran great," Miller said. "Hats off to them."
Baltas has trained Ginobili, who...