06/26/2015 2:16PM

Hovdey: Los Alamitos trying to find its place


The offseason in Southern California commences on Monday, the day after Santa Anita Park ends its six-month run, but as breathers go, it’s not much. Three days down is what the circuit gets before launching back into the parimutuel grind Thursday at Los Alamitos, which is barely enough time to get the oil changed, the lawn mowed, and a couple loads of washing hung and dried.