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From Grill Cook to Preakness Star

At 5-foot-1 and 106 pounds, jockey Martin Garcia had the right stuff to win the Preakness Stakes on Saturday.

But his small size almost cost him his first job in the United States when he moved to the Bay Area from Veracruz, Mexico, seven years ago.

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