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Big Cap tips its hat to Seabiscuit on 75th anniversary of stirring win
Big Cap tips its hat to Seabiscuit on 75th anniversary of stirring win

Seventy-five years ago when they ran the Santa Anita Handicap the attendance was 68,525, plus George O'Bryan. It is fair to say that all 68,526 had come to watch Seabiscuit run. It was 1940. There were still remnants of the Great Depression. There was a war, little money and no freeways, but they still came. Now, it is likely that fewer than a handful of people who were there that day are still with us. "It'd be hard to get a good card game out of us," O'Bryan has joked to his son, Craig, a whippersnapper of 65, who, like his father was, is among the top jockey agents in the sport. Among George O'Bryan's riders were Hall of Famers Ralph Neves, Manny...

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