Former Hall of Fame jockey
Gary Stevens saddled his first winner as a trainer, with Higher
Incentive winning the third race at Santa Anita on Friday.
retired in 2005 with more than 5,000 victories as a rider and opened
his California-based stable in August. He was 0 for 6 before Rafael
Bejarano rode Higher Incentive to a neck victory in the $32,000
claiming race on the turf.