It was the old veteran Awesome Gem in the Longacres Mile at Emerald Downs, with last year's winner Noosa Beach settling for second.
Photo: Emerald Downs
New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees, left, and his offensive line, enjoyed a day of racing at Del Mar, including a visit and photo with Del Mar jockeys, from left, Denis Rojas, Joel Rosario, Tony McNeil, Joe Talamo, Martin Pedroza, Garrett Gomez and Alonso Quinonez.
Rapid Redux won his 15th straight race at Thistledown.
Photo: JJ Zamaiko
Jockey Tammi Piermarini recorded her 2,000th career win and became the fifth woman in racing history to reach that milestone.