With one victory at this week's World Championships at Santa Anita Park in California, Hall of Fame jockey Mike Smith will become the Breeders' Cup's all-time winningest rider. So as the Breeders' Cup or Bust team ambled into New Mexico, it seemed appropriate to make a special stop to visit the small town where Smith began his dreams of greatness.
As Ray, Brad, and Scott continue their journey into far-flung corners of the Southwest, meet the family who helped one of horse racing's most well-known and successful riders get his start.
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