Trainer Larry Jones held the reins of Kentucky Derby hopeful Mark Valeski, with retired jockey Larry Melancon up, before a workout Monday. The horse is owned by former governor Brereton Jones.
Trainer Larry Jones held the reins of Kentucky Derby hopeful Mark Valeski, with retired jockey Larry Melancon up, before a workout Monday. The horse is owned by former governor Brereton Jones. ASSOCIATED PRESS
Trainer Larry Jones held the reins of Kentucky Derby hopeful Mark Valeski, with retired jockey Larry Melancon up, before a workout Monday. The horse is owned by former governor Brereton Jones. ASSOCIATED PRESS

Notes from the backstretch: Decision on Mark Valeski's status won't come until Wednesday

April 30, 2012 05:39 PM