Tricky Zippy wins Union Avenue at Saratoga
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) Newman Racing's Tricky Zippy won the $100,000 Union Avenue for New York-breds by 4 3/4 lengths Thursday at Saratoga Race Course.
Making his stakes debut in his first start for trainer Jimmy Jerkens, the 3-year-old filly ran 6 1/2 furlongs in 1:15.78 under Hall of Fame jockey John Velazquez. The winner paid $7.70, $3.80 and $3.
Willet, the 2013 Union Avenue winner and 8-5 favorite, returned $3.40 and $2.80, and Miss Da Point paid $5.30 to show.