Rose Run Logan crossed the finish line as the winner for the fourth consecutive time when he won the $11,000 Open Trot on Monday (April 28) in the evening's ninth race. Monday's score is the ninth win in ten starts this year. He is owned and trained byof Urichsville, Ohio. was aboard for the winning drive.
Rose Run Logan (Armbro Laser-How Miraculous-Baltic Speed) was assigned post seven and was fifth through the opening :28.1 quarter. Sutton pulled the trotter approaching the :57.3 half. He cleared in the third panel and never looked back. He continues with fractions of 1:27 and 1:56.4, besting his competition by 4 Â¾-lengths. Completing the race were Mythical Hall, Julians Caesar, Jesse's Messenger, Hello Carlo, Talladega Hanover and Norma's Rose.
Rose Run Logan now has 15 career successes and a bankroll of $50,698. He was the race favorite and paid $2.80 to win.
The win was not the only Open that Northfield Park leading Driver,, won on the Monday program. In the evening's opening race, Mybrothergeorge captured the $11,000 Open Pace. trains the five year-old for Sagamore Hills, Ohio owner, Kathleen Wallace.
Mybrothergeorge (-Armbro Ophelia- ) started from post five and let his competition carve out fractions of :27.4, :56.3 and 1:26.1. He kicked home in the stretch, striking the front and finishing 1 Â¼-lengths in front of his competition in 1:54.3. Western Churchill, Lyons JosephJNR, Iwilldowhatido, Rockin Finish and Rust Belt.
Monday's triumph increased Mybrothergeorge's lifetime win tally to 21 and his earnings to $323,000. He returned $8.40 to win.
by Ayers Ratliff, for Northfield Park