Category Archive: toddpletcher

Apr
19
2011

Uncle Mo at Churchill Downs

Uncle Mo

Todd Pletcher-trained Uncle Mo has arrived at Churchill Downs, along with stablemate (and Kentucky Oaks probable favorite) R Heat Lightning. Assistant Michael McCarthy is seen here unloading Uncle Mo around noon yesterday. The Tex Sutton plane carrying the two equine stars was delayed for 2 hours by a warning light that flashed on shortly after …

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Apr
12
2011

Stay Thirsty at Churchill Downs

Stay Thirsty

Stay Thirsty, one of Todd Pletcher’s charges and the third Derby hopeful to reach Churchill Downs, arrived from Florida on Thursday and was led off the van by assistant trainer assistant trainer Michael McCarthy.


May
02
2010

Kentucky Derby 136 is in the books

So, Super Saver was the real deal. The bettors had him; the handicappers, not so much (although Derby Dream Bet winner Glen Fullerton certainly was right on the money, placing a $100,000 win bet on Super Saver that netted him $900,000). Todd Pletcher (Super Saver’s trainer) finally got that Derby monkey off his back with …

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