Updated on 09/02/2011 8:54PM

Hollendorfer one win away from 6,000


Hall of Fame trainer Jerry Hollendorfer got win number 5,999 on Friday when Going for a Spin scored a front-running victory in the first race at Golden Gate Fields.

He missed with two others runners Friday, one at Golden Gate, one at Del Mar, in his quest to get to 6,000.

Hollendorfer is the fourth-winningest trainer of all time.

The victory by Going for a Spin ended an uncharacteristic streak for Hollendorfer in which he had 29 consecutive losing runners.