07/27/2014 8:37PM

Big Macher surprises once again in Bing Crosby


DEL MAR, Calif. – Big Macher was risked and claimed for $20,000 in his debut, and though he had gone up the class ladder since then, winning two stakes, one graded, he never had been favored. Yet again on Sunday, in the Grade 1, $300,500 Bing Crosby Stakes at Del Mar, he was overlooked. And for the fifth time in his career, and third time in his last four starts, he made those who doubted him pay dearly.