Belmont veteran Irad Ortiz Jr. has done it again, giving his mount, Mo Donegal, a superb ride for the grueling mile-and-a-half of the Belmont Stakes to snatch the victory in the stretch from the very game filly Nest, who outran all the six other putative bad boys such as Rich Strike, Creative Minister, and not least We the People strung out behind her.
But it was Mo Donegal’s race to take, and take it he did, going off at a steady 5-2. Nest
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