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Asmussen wins second training Eclipse

Updated: January 19, 2010, 1:21 AM ET
By Jay Privman | Daily Racing Form

After winning a record 622 races in 2008, which helped bring him his first Eclipse Award as champion trainer, Steve Asmussen said he doubted he could reach that mark again in 2009, being as he was going to trend a bit more toward quality over quantity.

The quality certainly was there: witness the amazing campaign Rachel Alexandra had with Asmussen, including three wins - the Preakness, Haskell, and Woodward - against males.

But he didn't lack for quantity, either, and his season ...

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