08/06/2015 2:21PM

Hovdey: Saturday’s headliners have blue-chip connections


What’s in a name? If anything, the headline Saturday features at America’s two foremost racing sites answer the question in spades, for it is impossible to imagine what Saratoga would be like without the Whitney family any more than thinking that Del Mar would have gotten along just fine without the considerable influence of John C. Mabee.