12/26/2008 1:00AM

Baze notches 400th victory of 2008


ALBANY, Calif. - Jockey Russell Baze notched his 400th victory of 2008 when he guided Portland Storm ($5.40) to a rail-hugging victory in the sixth race at Golden Gate Fields on Friday.

The victory helped Baze to reach the 400-win milestone for the 12th time in his career. No other rider has reached the figure more than three times.