STAN THE MAN Places in Strong G2 Kelso H. to Push Earnings Over $500,000
Coming off a win in Saratoga’s six-furlong Tale of the Cat S. last out, STAN THE MAN stretched out to a mile and placed in the Grade 2 Kelso H. The veteran son of BROKEN VOW finished behind winner and 1/2-length Forego S.-G1 runner-up Complexity and Travers-G1 and Jockey Club Gold Cup-G1 winner Code of Honor. The winner ran a 110 Beyer and the mile in 1:33 4/5. Prior to his Tale of the Cat S. win, STAN THE MAN was runner-up, less than two lengths back, in the G2 True North S. to recent Vosburgh S.-G2 winner Firenze Fire. Last year STAN THE MAN won the 1 1/8-mile Queens County S. and was runner-up, only a neck back, in the Westchester S.-G3. Lifetime record: 25-7-7-3, $501,124. O-Long Lake Stable LLC. B-Emma Quinn, Dermot Quinn, Scott Pierce & Debbie Pierce. T-John Terranova II.