Summer Bird's jockey Kent Desormeaux is interviewed by TV's Jeannine Edwards in the paddock before the Travers.

Summer Bird's jockey Kent Desormeaux is interviewed by TV's Jeannine Edwards in the paddock before the Travers.

Summer Bird, left, follows Travers favorite Quality Road in the Saratoga walking ring. Ridden by Kent Desormeaux, Summer Bird won the Travers Stakes while Quality Road was third.

Summer Bird, left, follows Travers favorite Quality Road in the Saratoga walking ring. Ridden by Kent Desormeaux, Summer Bird won the race while Quality Road was third.

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Saratoga race fans watch as Summer Bird takes the lead entering the stretch.

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Warrior's Reward's jockey Calvin Borel makes a point while walking to the jockeys' room after the Travers Stakes.

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Ramon Dominguez, who rode Charitable Man in the Travers, discusses the race immediately afterward.

D. Wayne Lukas, who always had a good eye for a filly, had several horses entered Travers Day, but none in the graded stakes races.

D. Wayne Lukas, who always had a good eye for a filly, had several horses entered Travers Day, but none in the graded stakes races.

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John Velazquez signs an autograph before riding Munnings in the Kings Bishop Stakes.

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It looks like "The Edge" had another tremendous day. But, of course, it always does.

Desormeaux gets a police escort from the track through the crowd to the jockeys room

Desormeaux gets a police escort from the track to the jockeys' room after winning the Travers on Summer Bird

 

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