01/01/2014 5:33PM

Gulfstream Park: General a Rod wins Derby; Tapicat takes Voodoo Dancer


HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. – It was a happy new year indeed Wednesday for trainer Mike Maker as well as for fans and backers of jockey Joel Rosario, who drove General a Rod to a head-bobbing victory over a game Wildcat Red in the $100,000 Gulfstream Park Derby for the rider’s fourth winner of the day.