'Summer Bird' wins Belmont Stakes

June 6, 2009 3:50:10 PM PDT
Summer Bird wins the 141st running of the Belmont Stakes. If Mine That Bird had won in Saturday's Belmont Stakes, Calvin Borel would have become the first jockey to win a Triple Crown on different horses.

Borel won at last month's Kentucky Derby with Mind That Bird.

The field, from the rail out: Chocolate Candy (10-1, Garrett Gomez); Dunkirk (4-1, John Velazquez); Mr. Hot Stuff (15-1, Edgar Prado); Summer Bird (12-1, Kent Desormeaux); Luv Gov (20-1, Miguel Mena); Charitable Man (3-1, Alan Garcia); Mine That Bird (2-1, Calvin Borel); Flying Private (12-1, Julien Leparoux); Miner's Escape (15-1, Jose Lezcano); and Brave Victory (15-1, Rajiv Maragh).