Borrego too ill for Tokyo City
ARCADIA, Calif. -- Borrego, who finished third in the Santa Anita Handicap last month, will miss Saturday's $100,000 Tokyo City Handicap for older horses after contracting a virus earlier this week. The defection robs the race of a much-needed top contender.
Trainer Beau Greely said Borrego was found to have the virus after a workout last Sunday.
"He was a little flat," Greely said. "He was dragging when he was cooling out."
Borrego will be pointed for the Mervyn LeRoy Handicap ...
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