Apparently they don't get the 'point'
There were a few 3-year-old stakes this weekend that propelled several horses along the road to the Kentucky Derby.
The Withers at Aqueduct, Sam F. Davis at Tampa Bay Downs and Robert B. Lewis at Santa Anita each carried a purse of $200,000, but one of them packed a lot more controversy than the others.
Under the new point system for determining starting spots in the Run for the Roses, each race handed out 10-4-2-1 points to the top four finishers, a format that will remain in place ...
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