baze_russellHall of Fame jockey Russell Baze will ride in the first two races on the card at Lone Star Park opening night Thursday, April 9 for owner/trainer Henry Dominguez of El Paso, Texas.

Baze holds the record for the most wins in North American Horse Racing History. Through Weds., April 8, he has recorded an incredible 12,524 career wins from 52,374 starts.

His mounts are He’s a Bling in the $50,000 Premiere Stakes, Lone Star Park’s traditional first race of the season, and Popalicious in race 2, an optional claiming allowance for fillies & mares.

Post time for the Premiere is 6:35 p.m. (CT). Gates open at 4:30 p.m.