07/27/2016 2:06PM

Mott hoping to give himself the gift of a win


SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – Bill Mott often marks the occasion of his birthday with a trip to the Saratoga winner’s circle. Mott, who turns 63 on Friday, has won at least one race at Saratoga on his birthday in 15 of the last 20 years that racing was conducted on the day. In four of the last 24 years, the track was dark.