Tampa Bay Derby

  • Location: Tampa Bay Downs, Tampa Bay, FL
  • Inaugural Race: 1981
  • Current Distance: 1 1/16 miles
  • Track Type: Left-Handed Dirt
  • Age Qualifications: Three-year-olds
  • Status: Grade 2
  • 2018 Purse: $400,000
  • 2018 Race Date: Saturday, March 10th

2018 Tampa Bay Entries and Results

POSTHORSEJOCKEYTRAINERWINPLACESHOW
10QuipFlorent GerouxRodolphe Brisset$40.20$13.80$6.60
5Flameaway Jose LezcanoMark E. Casse$6.80$4.00
8World of TroubleIrad Ortiz, Jr.Jason Servis$2.80
3Vino RossoJohn R. VelazquezTodd A. Pletcher
2Tiz MischiefJoel RosarioDale L. Romans
9Untamed DomainJose L. OrtizH. Graham Motion
11CaloricAlex GonzalezMichelle Winters
1Arazi Like MoveScott SpiethAldana Gonzalez
4Grandpa Knows BestJulien R. LeparouxKenneth G. McPeek

Exotic Payoffs:

  • $2 Exacta (10-5) $302.00
  • $2 Trifecta (10-5-8) $910.40
  • $2 Superfecta (10-5-8-3) $2,510.00

 


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Tampa Bay Derby Trivia

How many winners of the Tampa Bay Derby have also won the Kentucky Derby?

One

Only Street Sense has won both the Tampa Bay Derby and the Kentucky Derby, in 2007.

Who holds the stakes AND track record?

Destin

Destin and Javier Castellano broke the stakes record and the track record for 1 1/16 in 2016, covering the distance in 1:42.82.

Which trainer has won the most runnings of the Tampa Bay Derby?

Todd Pletcher

Pletcher frequently uses the Tampa Bay Derby to prep his Kentucky Derby runners, and has won the race 5 times: 2004, 2013, 2015, 2016 and 2017.

How many jockeys have won the Tampa Bay Derby more than once?

Five

Five different jockeys have each won the race twice: Richard Migliore, Eibar Coa, Pat Day, Daniel Centeno, and John Velzaquez.


Previous Winners of the Tampa Bay Derby

YearHorseJockeyTrainerOwner
2017 TapwritJose L. OrtizTodd PletcherBridlewood Farm
2016DestinJavier CastellanoTodd PletcherTwin Creeks Racing Stables
2015Carpe DiemJohn VelazquezTodd PletcherWinStar Farm/Stonestreet Stables
2014Ring WeekendDaniel CentenoH. Graham MotionSt. Elias Stable/West Point Thoroughbreds
2013VerrazanoJohn VelazquezTodd PletcherLet's Go Stable, M. Tabor, Ms. Magnier, Derrick Smith
2012ProspectiveLuis ContrerasMark CasseJohn Oxley
2011Watch Me GoLuis GarciaKathleen O'ConnellGilbert G. Campbell
2010OdysseusRajiv MaraghThomas AlbertraniPadua Stables
2009Musket ManDaniel CentenoDerek RyanEric Fein/Vic Carlson
2008Big TruckEibar CoaBarclay TaggEric Fein
2007Street SenseCalvin BorelCarl NafzgerJames B. Tafel
2006Deputy GlittersJose LezcanoTom AlbertraniJoseph Lacombe Stable
2005Sun KingEdgar PradoNick ZitoTracy Farmer
2004LimehousePat DayTodd A. PletcherDogwood Stable
2003Region of MeritEibar CoaChristophe ClementCalumet Farm
2002EqualityRamon DominguezH. Graham MotionPin Oak Farm
2001Burning RomaRichard MiglioreHeather A. GiglioHarold L. Queen
2000WheelawayRichard MiglioreJohn C. KimmelC. Kimmel / P. Solondz
1999PineaffJose A. SantosKenneth McPeekRoy & Joyce Monroe
1998Parade GroundPat DayNeil J. HowardW. S. Farish / S. Hilbert
1997ZedeJerry D. BaileyWilliam I. MottAllen E. Paulson
1996Thundering StormJorge GuerraDon R. RiceDeborrah Artz
1995GadzookGary BoulangerJ. Bert SonnierDu-Zee Stables
1994Prix de CroutonMickey WallsLorne BergLorne & Kathleen Berg
1993Marco BayRon Allen, Jr.Sarah LundyJay Shaw
1992Careful GestureRobert N. LesterElbert DixonCecilia Dixon
1991Speedy CureRicardo LopezHarvey CulpSusan B. Fisher
1990ChampagneforashleyJacinto VasquezHoward M. TesherBaker/Kaskel/Feinbloom
1989Storm PredictionsSteve GaffalioneLuis OlivaresThree G Stables
1988CefisEddie MapleWoody StephensRyehill Farm/ R. Kirkham
1987Phantom JetKeith K. AllenPhillip GleavesAisco Stables
1986My Prince CharmingCraig PerretNewcomb GreenAronow Stable
1985Regal RemarkJeffrey FellJames E. DaySam-Son Farm
1984Bold SouthernerWayne CrewsPaul MaxwellRusticwoods Farm
1983MorganmorganmorganWillie RodriguezArt MonteiroMorgan Bishop
1982ReinvestedRick D. LuhrStanley M. HoughHarbor View Farm
1981ParistoDavid AshcroftGeorge HandyBelmont Farm