01/15/2018 6:53PM

Firsts all around as Mourinho cruises in Smarty Jones

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HOT SPRINGS, Ark. – The $150,000 Smarty Jones on Monday at Oaklawn Park represented firsts for winner Mourinho, his trainer, Bob Baffert, and his rider, Drayden Van Dyke. Mourinho conquered two turns in his first attempt at a mile, Baffert won his first Smarty Jones after capturing 12 other races in the 3-year-old series at Oaklawn, and Van Dyke registered his first win in Hot Springs.