SANTA ANITA BASED JOCKEY MARIO GUTIERREZ, 30, CELEBRATES HIS 1,000TH CAREER WINNER THURSDAY WITH HALL OF FAME TRAINER JERRY HOLLENDORFER, WHO GAVE HIM A LEG UP FOR A NECK VICTORY ABOARD HOT PARIS NIGHT, IN THE EIGHTH AND FINAL RACE

Mario Gutierrez on winning his 1,000th race: “The 1,000 wins mean a lot to me. It’s been a helluva run. Two Kentucky Derby wins, two Breeders’ Cups, the Preakness…It’s been amazing. I never thought I’d be at this level, so I’m very happy.”

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