Parx Loads the Gates in Today’s Withers Stakes at Aqueduct
Winner: Max Player
By Dani Gibson Vanzzy at Parx Racing
Parx is coming in loaded into today’s Aqueduct’s $250,000 Grade 3 Withers Stakes, with the eighth race with an eight horse field includes three Parx based horses!
Post 2 is Monday Morning QB a three-year-old son of million-dollar earner Imagining for trainer Butch Reid and owners Cash Is King LLC and LC Racing LLC. Jorge Vargas, Jr. is aboard coming off a win in the Heft Stakes at Laurel Park.
Post 4 is New Commission, a four-year-old Field Commission chestnut colt for owner and trainer Diane Day with Abner Adorno in the irons. He just had a strong second at Laurel Park in the Heft Stakes behind Monday Morning QB.
Post 7 is Vanzzy, a three-year-old bay Verrazano colt for trainer Mike Pino and owner Daniel Ryan, with jockey Junior Alvarado up who just won at Woodbine in the Display Stakes. We wish all of our horsemen good luck in their possible quest on the Kentucky Derby Trail!