Grade 3 Poker Stakes Winner Sailor's Cap passed away suddenly Wednesday morning in his Belmont Park stall. Sailor's Cap had a fever on Tuesday and collapsed in his stall at trainer Jimmy Toner's barn Wednesday morning around 4:30 a.m.
Sailor's Cap, a son of Distant View, won four races from 10 starts and earned $616,970. As a 3 YO, he won the Colonial Turf Cup Grade III and was second in the American Turf Grade III at Churchill Downs.
Your humans will see you at the Rainbow Bridge. Rest in Peace