Ogden Mills "Dinny" Phipps of Phipps Stable talks to reporters after being inducted to the New York Racing Association 2015 Saratoga Walk of Fame during the annual Red Jacket Ceremony at Saratoga Race Course on Friday, August 28, 2015 in Saratoga Springs,
Hans Pennink
August 28, 2015

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) Prominent horse owners Marylou Whitney and Ogden Mills ''Dinny'' Phipps were inducted into Saratoga Race Course's ''Walk of Fame'' on Friday, the day before Triple Crown winner American Pharoah runs in the Travers Stakes.

Whitney, who campaigned 2004 Belmont Stakes and Travers winner Birdstone, has helped raise millions of dollars to help racetrack workers and retired horses, among other causes.

Phipps, whose family has been involved with racing for decades as owners and breeders, has been chairman of The Jockey Club and is retiring this year.

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