Monday, June 18 2012
JOSE SANTOS, JR. ALTERING COURSE WHILE FOLLOWING FATHER’S FOOTSTEPS
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (June 17, 2012) – From the very beginning, it appeared to be written that Jose Santos, Jr., son of Hall of Fame jockey Jose Santos, was destined for a life on the racetrack.
“I was six days old when I spent my first day at a track,” Santos said. “And that very same day, my dad won the Whitney with Colonial Affair. In fact, he later told me that he almost missed my birth because he was up at Saratoga the morning I was born to work Colonial Affair for that race.”
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