Saratoga Horses in Focus for Friday August 11th

Race 3:

Kristofferson (#3)

Was chasing a pace that collapsed in his turf debut last time.

Should prove to be a turf horse since his dam is a half-sister to three Group 1 winners on grass.

Miguel Vera gets a 97 Trainer Rating with horses making their second start for his barn after a trainer switch.

6-1 on ML

 

Race 7:

Mr. Massena (#2)

Possesses the tactical speed to be placed close to the pace in a race that lacks confirmed front-runners.

Was off very slowly in his last turf start, which was detrimental in a race where few horses were able to make late runs.

Makes his first start as a gelding.

9-2 on ML

 

Race 8:

Loose On the Town (#1)

Ran better than it seems last time after stumbling badly at the start and getting rated behind a slow pace.

Has really improved as a 5-year-old and may be able to transfer his improved turf form to dirt.

Has run well over this track in the past.

12-1 on ML

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2 Responses to Saratoga Horses in Focus for Friday August 11th

  1. ricbldwn says:

    Let’s make believe Friday never happened.

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  2. Tony Pies says:

    Motion: I’ve worked her 19 times already.
    Irwin: How bout couple more?
    Motion: No more she’s ready.
    Irwin; Why did we get back together?
    Motion: I still wonder about that..

    Looky for that duo to score in todays 5th.

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