Fratello del Nord (#3)
Threw his head at the start and was squeezed back early, costing him any chance last time.
Has run well at this level on a number of occasions.
The Pace Projector is predicting he will be on the lead in a situation favoring the frontrunner.
7-2 on ML
Core Portfolio (#6)
Lost all chance after getting bumped at the start last time.
Had previously run a competitive speed figure two back.
Has finished in the exacta in 5 of his 6 starts over the inner track.
8-1 on ML
Was in great form racing over the inner track last season.
Ran better than it appears in his return last time after overcoming a moderate pace to be second.
Figures to get more pace to close into here with speeds Green Gratto and Chief Lion signed on.
3-1 on ML