Frank Passero Jr., who saddled a record 14 consecutive winners at Gulfstream Park in 1996, died Nov. 30 in Toronto. He was 77.
Based at Canada’s Woodbine Racecourse for most of his
career, Passero had a record 89 wins during the 1995 Woodbine meet and
also was leading trainer at the Canadian track in 1981 (autumn meet) and
1992. He also recorded five Ontario training championships, including
titles at Greenwood and Fort Erie, in 1981, 1982, 1988, 1992 and 1995...