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Birth Date: September 03, 1964
Birth Place: Santurce, Puerto Rico
2011 SEASON: ranked ninth in the Maryland standings with 41 victories, while riding first call for top trainer Dane Kobiskie and owner PTK LLC…rode three winners on December 8, including 69-1 shot Changing Funds…overall won 80 races, the most since visiting the winners’ circle 122 times in 1999.
CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: guided Oliver’s Twist to a second place finish in the 1995 Preakness for trainer Bill Boniface…finished fifth aboard Fighting Notion in the 1990 Preakness and considers that horse the best he has ever ridden…won 1982 Eclipse Award as Outstanding Apprentice Jockey with 245 wins… leading rider at Laurel’s summer meet that year…posted six consecutive 200+ win seasons from 1982-86…in 1982, won seven races in one day at two tracks (five at Delaware Park and two at Timonium)…aboard Elberton for a pair of stakes victories in 2001 for his father-in-law Luigi Gino, including the Maryland Million Turf…rode 121-1 shot Crème D’ Argent to victory on the turf at Pimlico on May 22, 2002 with the $245.20 win payout the highest in Maryland that year…has career fourth Squan Song Stakes scores, winning with Smart ‘n Quick (1988), Wait for the Lady (1991-92) and Sterling Vow (2009)…first career victory was at Pimlico aboard Kilo Prince on April 12, 1982.
PERSONAL: father Alberto Ramos and younger brother Gilberto Delgado were jockeys as was his bother-in-law Mark Rosenthal…other brother-in-law is Mario Pino, the winningest rider in Maryland history….agent is Tim Walsh