ASA GETS A HAT TRICK!!–Currently Santa Anita’s leading apprentice, 18-year-old Asa Espinoza is all smiles following his third win on Thursday, with the William Morey-trained Time and Chance.

Currently Santa Anita’s leading apprentice, 18-year-old Asa Espinoza is all smiles following his third win on Thursday, with the William Morey-trained Time and Chance.  The nephew of Triple Crown winning Hall of Famer Victor Espinoza, Asa is fourth in the Spring Meet jockey standings, with 12 overall wins through 19 racing days.