O'Neill's 48th win at Santa Anita a new record
Doug O'Neill set a single-season record for victories by a trainer at Santa Anita on Sunday when 1-5 favorite Keystone Malibu won the day's first race, giving O'Neill 48 wins for the meet. Bob Baffert and Gary Jones had shared the record with 47 wins.
O'Neill got win No. 48 with his 213th starter this winter. When Baffert won 47 races during the 1997-98 season, he sent out 174 runners. Jones had 191 runners when he won 47 races during the 1974-75 season.
There was a sparse winner's ...
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