07/28/2015 11:06AM

Danas Best makes U.S. debut in turf route


DEL MAR, Calif. – Mike Mitchell, Del Mar’s all-time winningest trainer, died earlier this year, but his legacy lives on Thursday at Del Mar. Mitchell’s former assistant Phil D’Amato and son-in-law Craig Rounsefell team with Danas Best, an Australian import who makes his first United States start in the featured seventh race.