06/05/2006 11:00PM

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Sidney LeJeune Sr., a former jockey and trainer, died May 22 in a horse accident at age 70. Among his survivors are two sons, jockeys Sidney LeJeune Jr. and John K. LeJeune. . . . Commercial breeder Gaines-Gentry Thoroughbreds, formerly a partner in the Paramount Sales agency, has become a minority stakeholder in the Eaton Sales agency, a leading consignor at auction. . . . Fans attending Saturday's Belmont Stakes will be able to sign the world's largest get-well card - 62 by 7 feet - for Kentucky Derby winner Barbaro, who broke an ankle in the Preakness Stakes. Also Saturday, the New York Racing Association will accept donations for both the Barbaro Fund, to benefit the New Bolton Center of veterinary medicine, and the Permanently Disabled Jockeys Fund, which aids in health care and daily living expenses.