Emisael Jaramillo rode three winners on Thursday’s nine-race card at Gulfstream Park.
Jaramillo’s winners and odds were Too Clever by Half (4-5) in the first race, Shaft of Light (3-5) in the seventh race and Hyatt’s Dude (5-1) in the ninth race.
He has 12 victories through the first 12 days of Gulfstream’s spring meet and is tied with Edgard Zayas for the lead in the jockey standings. Eddie Castro and Nik Juarez have 11 each and are tied for third place. Tyler Gaffalione is in fifth place with ten victories.
Jaramillo was one of the leading riders in Venezuela before he relocated to Gulfstream last year. He finished fourth with 56 wins in Gulfstream’s 2015-2016 championship meet.
Jorge Navarro trains Too Clever by Half and Shaft of Light. Michelle Nihei trains Hyatt’s Dude.
Navarro leads the spring meet with six wins, followed by Jason Servis with five.