Sunday, December 22, 2013
After 75 years of some of the best racing in America, nobody wanted to see Hollywood Park close. Knowing this weekend will be its last, they should have put on a show to be remembered by. Gone out with a bang, give fans one last good memory of them. Instead, as fans watch a 10 year old, ex-Breeders’ Cup Sprint winner, earner of over 1 million dollars, Cost of Freedom, struggle home in an $8,000 claimer, all they feel is infuriated.