Monday, July 13, 2009

Hollywood track announcer Stauffer hospitalized


Vic Stauffer, track announcer at Hollywood Park and agent for meet-leading jockey Joel Rosario, was hospitalized at St. Joseph’s Medical Center in Burbank, California, and was undergoing tests on Sunday.

Stauffer, 50, was admitted Saturday night, complaining of weakness after attending a concert with his fiancée.

Ed Burgart, track announcer at Los Alamitos, pinch-hit for Stauffer behind the mike at Hollywood Park Sunday.