04/25/2014 1:15PM

Van Berg finds another old pal in Petalino


GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas – Since Hall of Fame trainer Jack Van Berg moved his base of operations back to the Midwest from Southern California this winter, he has been surrounded by former assistants. During the Oaklawn Park meet, he shared a barn with Billy Gowan, who on Saturday will saddle Ride On Curlin in the Kentucky Derby, and Ralph Irwin, a mainstay in Arkansas and Louisiana.