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Totally Awesome

They call Awesome Gem a "working man's horse." A look at the stats tells you why.

Consider: forty-four starts for West Point Thoroughbreds, 32 in graded races, 15 in Grade 1 events.

Eight wins, four of them graded, including a score in the 2010 Hollywood Gold Cup, a title he'll defend in the 72nd edition this Saturday.

Fourteen near-misses as the runner-up in races like the 2009 Eddie Read Stakes and the 2007 Pacific Classic at Del Mar. Read More

 

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