Flash Trading (#4)
Al Stall gets a 99 trainer rating with runners making their first starts for his barn off a trainer change.
Race ratings indicate he’s coming out of tougher spots.
May have made the lead too soon last time.
4/1 on ML
Secret Bid (#2)
Was shuffled back in traffic on the far turn last time, and may have won otherwise.
Is projected to be right up on the pace in a scenario favoring horses on or near the lead.
Jack Fisher gets an 83 trainer rating at Saratoga.
20/1 on ML
John’s Island (#9)
Has run well at this distance and over this track.
Was compromised by a slow pace and wide trip last time.
Jimmy Jerkens gets a 92 trainer rating with horses making their third start off a layoff.
12/1 on ML