08/14/2014 11:58AM

Dandino lukewarm to defend marathon American St. Leger win


ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. – Races beyond 1 1/2 miles abound in Europe, but they’ve become something of a novelty in America. Yet what helps make the $400,000 American St. Leger such an interesting race Saturday is not necessarily the distance, but the composition of the field.