Sunday declared "Tom Durkin Day" to mark final day for announcer

Created: 08/28/2014 5:03 PM WNYT.com
By: WNYT Staff

Celebrating the illustrious career of Tom Durkin.

He has been calling races in Saratoga since 1990.

Now his final call at Saratoga will be the grade one Spinaway on Sunday.

After the race, Durkin will be honored in the winner's circle.

The mayor of Saratoga Springs will proclaim Sunday, "Tom Durkin Day."

The celebration continues on Monday, when Durkin holds a meet and greet with fans at the track, beginning at noon.


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