El Seventyseven won the $75,000 Honor The Hero Stakes Monday at Canterbury Park with Leandro Goncalves aboard for trainer Mac Robertson and owner Joe Novogratz of Excelsior before a Memorial Day crowd of 11,323.
The Minnesota Landscape Arboretum is hosting the garden party of summer. Taste & Toast in the Gardens, set for Wednesday, July 15, features tastes from top local restaurants and sips from regional wineries and breweries -- all unfolding in the outdoor gardens and terraces of the Arboretum.
Jake Stevenson pitched the final four innings of a 5-3 Waconia victory over Buffalo to start Friday. He finished with a seven-inning masterpiece, holding the second-ranked hosts from Chanhassen scoreless in a 1-0 decision May 22.