02/14/2015 4:39PM

Kiss to Remember shortens up in Mardi Gras


It’s happened again. The bottom purse level for Fair Grounds stakes races is $60,000, barely an allowance pot at venues like Parx Racing or Aqueduct. But such races at this meet have regularly drawn fields that would credibly fit a Grade 3 race, and the $60,000 Mardi Gras on Tuesday is no exception.