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JRS Taylors Runnaway is Morning-Line Choice for EVD Dash


Stakes winner JRS Taylors Runnaway is one of 10 sprinters entered in Friday’s 220-yard, $20,000 EVD Dash Stakes at Evangeline Downs.

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BY MICHAEL CUSORTELLI

OPELOUSAS, LA—OCTOBER 2, 2018—Rosalio Espinosa’s JRS Taylors Runnaway, a stakes winner during the Fair Grounds summer Quarter Horse meet, is one of 10 sprinters entered in Friday’s 220-yard, $20,000 EVD Dash Stakes at Evangeline Downs.

A 3-year-old son of Sir Runaway Dash trained by Martin Trejo, JRS Taylors Runnaway will be shortening in distance off of his neck victory as the 2-1 favorite in the 250-yard, $25,000 Gentilly Dash Stakes (R) at Fair Grounds on August 18. The gelding has earned $54,731 from six races this season.

JRS Taylors Runnaway drew post 9 and will be ridden by Jorge Linares.

The complete lineup, in post position order including jockey assignments and morning-line odds:

  1. Lil Bro Big Streak (John Hamilton), 4-1
  2. Lil Gal Pal (Damian Martinez), 15-1
  3. Zenergetic (Gilbert Ortiz), 10-1
  4. Ms Leaving You (Luciano Duenez), 5-1
  5. Memphis D Nasty (Antonio Alberto), 10-1
  6. Straw Bux (Juan D. Marquez), 15-1
  7. Globito (Luis Vivanco), 6-1
  8. Mariachy King (Noe Castaneda), 12-1
  9. JRS Taylors Runaway (Jorge Linares), 3-1
  10. DM La Jolla (Everardo Rodriguez), 5-1

All Evangeline Downs races can be seen at Q-RacingVideo.com.


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