August 1, 2012

Whitney favorite Ron the Greek growing better with age

Just more than a year after making his first start under the care of Bill Mott at Saratoga, Ron the Greek will try and give the Hall of Fame trainer his first victory in the Spa's Grade I Whitney Invitational Handicap. The 5-year-old horse, who has undergone as massive career resurgence this season, was made the 3-1 morning-line favorite from post six in a field of nine for Saturday's 11⁄8-mile test.

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