05/29/2017 11:56AM

Gun Runner gearing up for Stephen Foster


LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Gun Runner continues to sharpen for his role as the expected heavy favorite in the June 17 Stephen Foster Handicap. With Steve Asmussen in from Texas, where he saddled Neck ‘n Neck for the Lone Star Park Handicap the previous evening, Gun Runner was out for a five-furlong team work early Monday, going in 59.80 seconds over a fast track, according to Churchill clocker John Nichols.