11/11/2014 8:41AM

Gierkink's preview: Contreras and Husbands resume battle


When the top jockeys have reasons to work hard during the waning days of a meet when the weather is cold and the races are generally cheap, then one should closely scrutinize all their mounts. The battle for leading rider is being hotly contested between Luis Contreras and Patrick Husbands, and it might not be decided until closing day, Dec. 7.