Bill Shoemaker will be honored with a memorial service next Tuesday at Santa Anita. Beyond obituaries, here are some writers' thoughts on his life and work. Washington Post: When the Shoe Fit Thegreatestgame.com: You Only Get One Guess Who WonLos Angeles Daily News: At the track, he'll always be revered as heroLos Angeles Times: Horse Racing Loses a Legend and FriendFlorida Sun-Sentinel: Out of saddle, life turned sour for ShoemakerChicago-Sun Times: From humble beginnings, 'Shoe' became the best
Date Posted: 10/14/2003 5:01:00 PM
Last Updated: 10/14/2003 5:04:45 PM
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