07/24/2014 8:59AM

El Capitan brings element of unknown to Crowd Pleaser


A horse coming off back-to-back Grade 1 victories might seem to be a cinch while dropping to face Pennsylvania-breds. But considering that El Capitan has raced exclusively on dirt in Mexico and will be making his turf debut, he’s a huge question mark coming into Saturday’s $75,000 Crowd Pleaser Handicap for 3-year-olds at Parx Racing.