01/17/2014 2:40PM

Gulfstream Park: Hartford impressive winning career debut


Add the colt Hartford to the growing list of 3-year-old prospects whom trainer Todd Pletcher has won with first-time out this winter in Florida. Hartford rolled to a 5 3/4-length victory Thursday going seven furlongs, a performance Barbara Banke, whose Stonestreet Stables owns Hartford, said was a long time in coming.