Up Again

It poured here in Florida today, but Santa Anita was dry and sweet. Big stakes day. Gary "I Get Knocked Down! But I Mount Up Again!" Stevens saddled up in four races; one of them was aboard Storming Home, the very horse who threw him in a horrific spill a month ago. Here's how I, your very favorite health insurance whore, handles an identical situation: She hurls.

Here's how Gary Stevens handles it: He wins.

September 28, 2003

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