No Distortion draws off to win $100,000 Long Branch Stakes
OCEANPORT, N.J. (AP) No Distortion took the lead entering the far turn and then drew off in the stretch to win the $100,000 Long Branch Stakes at Monmouth Park on Saturday, beating Unbridled Daddy by 3¼ lengths.
Trained by Larry Jones and ridden by Gabriel Saez, the 3-year-old colt ran the 1 1/6 miles over a good track in 1:42.81 and returned $7.80, $4 and $3.20. It was the third win in 10 career starts for No Distortion, who has now earned $142,480.
Unbridled Daddy paid $6 and $3, while Uncle Vinny was three lengths back in third and returned $3.40.