Trainer Profile

As of 08.23.17

Todd A. Pletcher

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Racing achievements and Top 100 Rankings include North American (U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico) Thoroughbred races only.

Career Honors

Eclipse Award Outstanding Trainer - 2014

Eclipse Award Outstanding Trainer - 2013

Eclipse Award Outstanding Trainer - 2010

Eclipse Award Outstanding Trainer - 2007

Eclipse Award Outstanding Trainer - 2006

Eclipse Award Outstanding Trainer - 2005

Eclipse Award Outstanding Trainer - 2004


2017 Statistics
Starts: 709
Starters: 259
Starts Per Starter: 2.74
Firsts: 178
Seconds: 128
Thirds: 100
Earnings: $18,365,500
Avg. Earnings Per Start: $25,903
Avg. Earnings Per Starter: $70,909
*Includes North American and Dubai World Cup Day statistics (must have at least one start in North America)
Career Statistics:
Starts: 19,074
Firsts: 4,379
Seconds: 3,085
Thirds: 2,542
Earnings: $345,305,359
Avg. Earnings Per Start: $18,103
Earnings/Wins Rankings


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Ranked #1 of 5,045 Trainers with $17.17 Million in Earnings in 2017

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Statistics By Year
Year Starts Firsts Seconds Thirds Earnings All Starts
2017 709 178 128 100 $18,365,500 View
2016 1,213 274 189 170 $21,177,262 View
2015 1,124 269 161 164 $26,278,647 View
2014 999 240 170 136 $22,476,736 View
2013 946 224 178 138 $25,248,816 View
2012 855 233 129 103 $20,954,322 View
2011 1,016 254 150 161 $17,186,956 View
2010 1,082 274 179 151 $23,157,098 View
2009 1,108 238 173 143 $15,454,429 View
2008 1,090 208 146 139 $13,571,546 View
2007 1,228 289 181 179 $28,116,097 View
2006 1,168 294 238 140 $26,820,243 View
2005 1,039 257 175 135 $20,882,842 View
2004 948 239 154 125 $17,481,923 View
2003 826 199 132 105 $12,356,924 View
2002 699 147 118 88 $8,702,228 View
2001 583 128 106 55 $7,731,203 View
2000 661 114 102 68 $7,058,280 View
1999 673 110 106 85 $4,985,810 View
1998 545 109 86 80 $5,045,923 View
1997 365 69 56 50 $2,415,643 View
1996 206 33 29 30 $1,129,019 View

Current Entries

Saratoga - 8/23/2017

Race Race PP ($.75) Race Type Breed Horse Jockey
2 Allowance Optional Claiming TB Donegal Moon Javier Castellano
2 Allowance Optional Claiming TB Destin John Velazquez
3 Maiden Special Weight TB Machismo John Velazquez
6 Maiden Special Weight TB Zap Zap Zap John Velazquez
6 Maiden Special Weight TB Le Pin (IRE) John Velazquez
7 Maiden Special Weight TB Tapella John Velazquez
8 John's Call Stakes TB Red Rifle Jose Ortiz

Saratoga - 8/24/2017

Race Race PP ($.75) Race Type Breed Horse Jockey
2 Maiden Claiming TB La Contessa Jose Ortiz
3 Claiming TB Caribbean Luis Saez
9 Riskaverse Stakes TB Cherry Lodge John Velazquez

Saratoga - 8/25/2017

Race Race PP ($.75) Race Type Breed Horse Jockey
4 Maiden Special Weight TB Barbarossa Javier Castellano
5 Funny Cide Stakes TB What a Catch John Velazquez
5 Funny Cide Stakes TB Analyze the Odds Manuel Franco
8 Seeking the Ante Stakes TB One Last Cast John Velazquez

Saratoga - 8/26/2017

Race Race PP ($.75) Race Type Breed Horse Jockey
1 Maiden Special Weight TB Hazit John Velazquez
2 Allowance TB Son of a Saint John Velazquez
2 Allowance TB Uncle Mojo Rider TBA
5 Allowance Optional Claiming TB Bonus Points Rider TBA
6 Personal Ensign Stakes (Gr. 1) TB Eskenformoney Javier Castellano
7 Ketel One Ballerina Stakes (Gr. 1) TB Distinta John Velazquez
8 H. Allen Jerkens Stakes (Gr. 1) TB Coal Front John Velazquez
9 Forego Stakes (Gr. 1) TB Tommy Macho Luis Saez
11 Travers S. Presented by NYRA Bets (Gr. 1) TB Always Dreaming John Velazquez
11 Travers S. Presented by NYRA Bets (Gr. 1) TB Tapwrit Jose Ortiz
13 Maiden Claiming TB All About Voodoo Irad Ortiz, Jr.

Monmouth Park - 8/26/2017

Race Race PP ($.75) Race Type Breed Horse Jockey
2 Maiden Special Weight TB C K Dexter Haven Eddie Castro

Current Results

Saratoga - 8/23/2017

Race Race Type Breed Horse Finish Jockey Chart Video
2 Allowance Optional Claiming TB Destin 1 John Velazquez  
2 Allowance Optional Claiming TB Donegal Moon 2 Javier Castellano  
3 Maiden Special Weight TB Machismo 4 John Velazquez  
6 Maiden Special Weight TB Le Pin (IRE) 6 John Velazquez  
7 Maiden Special Weight TB Tapella 3 John Velazquez  
8 John's Call Stakes TB Red Rifle 4 Jose Ortiz  

Saratoga - 8/21/2017

Race Race Type Breed Horse Finish Jockey Chart Video
6 Allowance TB Run and Go 1 Javier Castellano

Monmouth Park - 8/20/2017

Race Race Type Breed Horse Finish Jockey Chart Video
4 Maiden Special Weight TB Robusto 3 Eddie Castro
6 Allowance TB Flying Harmony 1 Eddie Castro

Saratoga - 8/19/2017

Race Race Type Breed Horse Finish Jockey Chart Video
5 Maiden Special Weight TB Super Sermon 3 John Velazquez
6 Allowance TB Monaco 5 Javier Castellano
7 Allowance TB Chastise 1 John Velazquez
10 Maiden Special Weight TB Assertive 10 John Velazquez

Saratoga - 8/18/2017

Race Race Type Breed Horse Finish Jockey Chart Video
4 Skidmore Stakes TB El Dulce 2 John Velazquez
4 Skidmore Stakes TB Dial One 3 Jose Ortiz
6 Allowance TB Caviar Czar (IRE) 1 John Velazquez
7 Maiden Special Weight TB Commandeering 2 John Velazquez
10 Claiming TB Sanavi 1 Jose Ortiz

Saratoga - 8/17/2017

Race Race Type Breed Horse Finish Jockey Chart Video
3 Allowance Optional Claiming TB Thebigfundamental 1 John Velazquez
8 Union Avenue Stakes TB Clipthecouponannie 5 John Velazquez

Saratoga - 8/16/2017

Race Race Type Breed Horse Finish Jockey Chart Video
4 Waiver Claiming TB Jump for Joy 2 Irad Ortiz, Jr.
9 Bolton Landing Stakes TB March X Press 1 Jose Ortiz
9 Bolton Landing Stakes TB Sugar Queen 3 John Velazquez
10 Maiden Claiming TB Irst 2 Javier Castellano
10 Maiden Claiming TB Britain 3 Jose Ortiz

Top 20 Horses

Horse Sex Earnings Best Win (Race Class) Best Win (Race Name)
English Channel Horse $5,319,028 Grade 1 Winner John Deere Breeders' Cup Turf
Ashado Mare $3,931,440 Grade 1 Winner Breeders' Cup Distaff Presented by NexTel
Stopchargingmaria Mare $3,014,000 Grade 1 Winner Longines Breeders' Cup Distaff
Honey Ryder Mare $2,879,200 Grade 1 Winner E. P. Taylor S.
Palace Malice Horse $2,691,135 Grade 1 Winner Metropolitan H.
Flower Alley Horse $2,533,910 Grade 1 Winner Travers S.
Balto Star Gelding $2,363,780 Grade 1 Winner United Nations H.
Always Dreaming Colt $2,320,600 Grade 1 Winner Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands
Wait a While Mare $2,181,917 Grade 1 Winner American Oaks Invitational S.
Neolithic Colt $2,163,028 N/A N/A
Magna Graduate Horse $2,135,564 Grade 2 Winner Clark H.
Harlan's Holiday Horse $2,116,100 Grade 1 Winner Donn H.
Princess of Sylmar Mare $2,017,220 Grade 1 Winner Longines Kentucky Oaks
Stay Thirsty Horse $1,936,000 Grade 1 Winner Travers S.
Unbridled Belle Mare $1,895,003 Grade 1 Winner Beldame S.
Super Saver Horse $1,889,766 Grade 1 Winner Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands
Shanghai Bobby Horse $1,857,000 Grade 1 Winner Grey Goose Breeders' Cup Juvenile
Bluegrass Cat Horse $1,761,280 Grade 1 Winner Haskell Invitational S.
Mshawish Horse $1,752,900 Grade 1 Winner Donn H.
Verrazano Horse $1,691,300 Grade 1 Winner William Hill Haskell Invitational S.



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