12/17/2015 1:14PM

Tropical Park Derby, Oaks feature big, evenly matched fields


With purses of $75,000 apiece for Saturday’s Tropical Park Derby and Oaks at Gulfstream Park, the pots are modest, but the quality and depth of the fields are not. Both races drew horses of graded-stakes quality, and barring scratches, the races will be filled to capacity with 12 runners in each.