Prado enters meet a marked man
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. -- Jerry Bailey dominated the first seven days of the 2002 Saratoga meet. The other 29 belonged to Edgar Prado.
After beginning the meet 4 for 46 - including an 0-for-30 slump - Prado rode a remarkable 50 winners from 204 mounts over the final 29 days to win his first Saratoga riding title, ending Bailey's three-year reign atop the Spa standings. Prado finished the 36-day stand with 54 winners - 10 more than Bailey and one shy of Bailey's Saratoga record, set in 2001, ...
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