Trainer Profile

As of 09.22.17

Michael R. Matz

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Racing achievements and Top 100 Rankings include North American (U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico) Thoroughbred races only.

Best Racing Class Achieved

Multiple Graded Stakes Winning Trainer


2017 Statistics
Starts: 160
Starters: 48
Starts Per Starter: 3.33
Firsts: 24
Seconds: 24
Thirds: 21
Earnings: $1,150,717
Avg. Earnings Per Start: $7,192
Avg. Earnings Per Starter: $23,973
*Includes North American and Dubai World Cup Day statistics (must have at least one start in North America)
Career Statistics:
Starts: 4,739
Firsts: 708
Seconds: 645
Thirds: 634
Earnings: $38,781,665
Avg. Earnings Per Start: $8,184
Earnings/Wins Rankings


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Ranked #116 of 5,143 Trainers with $1.15 Million in Earnings in 2017

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Statistics By Year
Year Starts Firsts Seconds Thirds Earnings All Starts
2017 160 24 24 21 $1,150,717 View
2016 249 35 30 34 $1,687,864 View
2015 274 26 41 33 $1,412,821 View
2014 251 36 40 34 $2,523,369 View
2013 284 45 33 33 $2,490,050 View
2012 270 34 31 40 $2,855,070 View
2011 246 42 21 34 $2,272,750 View
2010 305 44 42 52 $1,622,827 View
2009 357 54 64 57 $2,583,179 View
2008 365 53 46 43 $3,051,214 View
2007 322 51 43 41 $2,543,356 View
2006 258 42 35 37 $5,177,959 View
2005 289 56 28 48 $1,751,574 View
2004 214 32 33 33 $1,928,354 View
2003 187 25 33 19 $1,694,615 View
2002 236 36 31 22 $1,587,524 View
2001 194 29 26 21 $928,999 View
2000 125 26 25 9 $984,450 View
1999 88 8 15 16 $302,625 View
1998 41 5 3 3 $140,998 View
1997 23 5 1 4 $89,250 View
1996 1 0 0 0 $2,100 View

Current Entries

Parx Racing - 9/23/2017

Race Race PP ($.75) Race Type Breed Horse Jockey
5 Allowance TB Confederate Luis Saez
7 Alphabet Soup Stakes TB Tasit Luis Saez

Delaware Park - 9/23/2017

Race Race PP ($.75) Race Type Breed Horse Jockey
5 Maiden Special Weight TB Glitz Ruben Silvera

Churchill Downs - 9/23/2017

Race Race PP ($.75) Race Type Breed Horse Jockey
9 Dogwood Stakes TB Tequilita Luis Saez

Charles Town - 9/23/2017

Race Race PP ($.75) Race Type Breed Horse Jockey
12 Charles Town Oaks (Gr. 3) TB Tequilita Luis Saez

Laurel Park - 9/24/2017

Race Race PP ($.75) Race Type Breed Horse Jockey
2 Maiden Special Weight TB Quail Hunt Edwin Gonzalez
4 Maiden Special Weight TB Blame Henny Edwin Gonzalez
11 Waiver Maiden Claiming TB Victory Rally Alex Cintron

Current Results

Parx Racing - 9/19/2017

Race Race Type Breed Horse Finish Jockey Chart Video
5 Maiden Special Weight TB Raining Lemons 1 Edwin Gonzalez
5 Maiden Special Weight TB So Charming 4 Jevian Toledo

Parx Racing - 9/18/2017

Race Race Type Breed Horse Finish Jockey Chart Video
6 Maiden Special Weight TB Miss Lovely 5 Paco Lopez

Laurel Park - 9/17/2017

Race Race Type Breed Horse Finish Jockey Chart Video
4 Maiden Special Weight TB Sympathetic 2 Alex Cintron

Parx Racing - 9/17/2017

Race Race Type Breed Horse Finish Jockey Chart Video
6 Maiden Special Weight TB Hazana 8 Jorge Vargas, Jr.

Parx Racing - 9/16/2017

Race Race Type Breed Horse Finish Jockey Chart Video
8 Hall of Fame Stakes TB Ladies' Privilege 1 Edwin Gonzalez

Top 20 Horses

Horse Sex Earnings Best Win (Race Class) Best Win (Race Name)
Barbaro Horse $2,302,200 Grade 1 Winner Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands
Union Rags Horse $1,798,800 Grade 1 Winner Belmont S.
Round Pond Mare $1,402,400 Grade 1 Winner Emirates Airline Breeders' Cup Distaff
Kicken Kris Horse $1,326,600 Grade 1 Winner Arlington Million S.
Somali Lemonade Mare $981,796 Grade 1 Winner TVG Diana S.
Ready Set Gelding $682,729 Grade 3 Winner West Virginia Derby
Street Sounds Mare $513,500 Grade 2 Winner Stonerside Beaumont S.
Bowman's Band Horse $482,500 N/A N/A
Visionaire Horse $465,882 Grade 1 Winner NetJets King's Bishop S.
Princess Haya Mare $428,631 Grade 2 Winner Canadian S.
Teeth of the Dog Horse $414,950 Grade 2 Winner Dwyer S.
Camella Mare $398,754 N/A N/A
Assateague Mare $398,059 Grade 3 Winner Dr. James Penny Memorial H.
Chelokee Horse $385,785 Grade 3 Winner Northern Dancer S.
Herboriste (GB) Mare $350,502 Grade 2 Winner La Prevoyante H.
Tequilita Filly $348,540 Grade 2 Winner Forward Gal S.
Queen Caroline Filly $339,173 N/A N/A
Hard Not to Like Mare $331,767 Grade 1 Winner Jenny Wiley S.
A Little Bit Sassy Mare $318,182 N/A N/A
Fredericksburg Gelding $317,917 N/A N/A



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