BJ’s Guy won his first local Open Pace on Saturday night at Saratoga Casino and Raceway as the four year old’s magical season continued.
Coming into the $19,260 feature already with nine wins on the season, BJ’s Guy (Towner’s Big Guy) made a rare break at the start of the race and got away towards the back of the pack. After an opening half of 54.4, BJ’s Guy sat midpack before finding room up the rail to prevail in 1:52.3 within the sulky.
The win time matched the lifetime mark for the Jose Godinez trained pacer. Upset minded Fancy Footwork (
Live racing resumes on Tuesday night with a first post time of 7:05pm.
by MIke Sardella