Saratoga Race Course: Wicked Strong just Dandy
Sunday, July 27, 2014
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In the 11th hour, a tiny seed of doubt was sewn. Wicked Strong trainer James Jerkens reconsidered his decision to add blinkers for the 3-year-old’s run in Saturday’s Grade II Jim Dandy at Saratoga Race Course. He kept the blinkers, but cut a diamond-shaped hole in them to allow the Hard Spun colt to see behind him, and Wicked Strong responded by winning the Travers prep race by 21⁄4 lengths over Belmont winner Tonalist in front of a crowd of 31,812....