06/29/2017 8:36AM

Alvarado looks like he's on the right one in Juan Gonzalez Memorial


Jockey Frank Alvarado’s agent, Fernando Navarro, had several sleepless nights weighing his rider’s options for Saturday’s $50,000 Juan Gonzalez Memorial at the Oak Tree at Pleasanton meeting at the Alameda County Fair. Alvarado had ridden both Song From Above and Kimberlea K to impressive debut wins, and both seemed headed to the Juan Gonzalez Memorial, a 5 1/2-furlong stakes for 2-year-old fillies.