07/20/2016 11:26AM

Long layoff stamps Delta Girl as vulnerable favorite


If talent were the only handicapping consideration in Friday’s ninth race at Gulfstream Park, a first-level optional $16,000 claimer with a $43,000 purse, Delta Girl would be a standout. She showcased her skill in her only start, whipping a Gulfstream Park maiden field by 8 1/4 lengths and earning a Beyer Speed Figure of 89.