Torre thrilled by Derby experience

Updated: May 1, 2010, 9:38 PM ET
By Tony Jackson | ESPNLosAngeles.com

LOS ANGELES -- Although Joe Torre's horse, Homeboykris, finished a forgettable 16th in Saturday's Kentucky Derby, the Dodgers' manager said a few minutes after the race that the experience was anything but forgettable.

"This was fun," Torre said. "My wife had a ball. We had nine people over there at Churchill Downs. It was a great experience."

Torre's wife, Ali, represented the family at the race in Louisville, Ky., along with several relatives. Torre himself watched the race ...

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