LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 07: Jockey Ramon A. Dominguez, riding Stay Thirsty #4, races down the front stretch at the start of the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (credit: Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

With Uncle Mo Out, Beverage Guru Settles For Stay Thirsty At Belmont Stakes

Uncle Mo couldn’t make it, so owner Mike Repole will instead race Stay Thirsty as his horse in the 143rd Belmont Stakes. “Growing up in New York, and going to Aqueduct and Belmont 100 times before I was 17, this is what it’s about,” he said.