08/12/2011 8:47PM

Del Mar: 'Ryan' unseats Pedroza in 4th


Jockey Martin Pedroza was unseated from 7-2 chance Welcome Home Ryan at the start of Friday's fourth race, a $25,000 claimer over a mile. Neither horse nor rider were injured. Pedroza was quickly on his feet and walked away.

The race was won by the frontrunner E Z Led, who led throughout and won by 5 1-4 lengths over Gutshot Straight, who had won his last three starts. E Z Led ($29.80), was the longest shot in a field of seven, and was ridden by Alonso Quinonez.

Gutshot Straight was claimed in a 14-way shake by Blake Heap. Welcome Home Ryan was claimed by two-way shake by Jack Carava.