Another Jerkens pulls off an upset
Trainer Jimmy Jerkens isn't the "Giant Killer."
That distinction belongs to his father, the 84-year-old Living Legend of the sport, Allen Jerkens who beat horses like Secretariat and Kelso in fashioning a Hall of Fame career.
The 55-year-old Jimmy, though, is a pretty capable trainer in his own right who has won a collection of renowned Grade 1 races like the Travers, Breeders' Cup Mile, Metropolitan Handicap and Florida Derby.
And every now then, you'll see ...
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