Race 1: Blue Belt (#4)
Ran well chasing a fast pace against a tough group of New York-breds last time.
Has shown himself of capable of stalking the pace, which he will need to do here.
DRF Formulator Fact: Over the past five years, Dave Cannizzo is 7 for 32 (22 percent, $2.63 ROI) with horses going from allowance to claiming company on dirt.
9-2 on ML
Race 3: Midnight Disguise (#1)
Ran well against a good filly, English Soul, in the East View last time out.
Is bred to handle the added ground.
DRF Formulator Fact: Over the past five years, Linda Rice is 31 for 83 (37 percent, $2.45 ROI) with horses coming back in eight to 14 days on dirt.
7-2 on ML