Steve Matthews / August 4 at SARATOGA

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11/8 Miles. 3&up. NY Bred. Allowance. Purse: $75,000.

Post -- 1 p.m.

1Beyond Empire(L)120Ortiz, Jr4-4-2McLaughlin4-1

2Salisbury Knight(L)119Alvarado5-4-1Jerkens5-1

3Do a Legger(L)120Ortiz1-4-3Farro3-1

4Woke Up Tired(L)119Velazquez1-3-3Schettino12-1

5Uncle Hugo117Velasquez6-1-xGorham15-1

6Jesses Giant Dunk(L)120Rosario3-1-2Adsit6-1

7Onecats Chance(L)120Castellano2-2-6Quartarolo2-1

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Jesses Giant Dunk was a useful third in last and now makes first start since claimed. Beyond Empire logged improved internal figures; potential main speed. Salisbury Knight closes strongly on best efforts.


6 Furlongs. 3&up. NY Bred. Maiden Claiming $40,000. Purse: $45,000.

1Campion Lane(L)119Lanerie2-6-3Persaud12-1

2Bryce Bryce Baby(L)119Garcia4-7-xKimmel9-2


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3King Gettigan(L)119Ortiz, Jr2-3-2Gullo3-1

4Party On(L1)114Ricex-x-xLevine10-1

5Mineral Water(L)119Franco3-7-10Hennig8-1

6Greg's Intuition(L)119Lezcano4-7-6Cannizzo5-1

7Kindred Irish119Mejiasx-x-xContessa10-1

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8Royalty Reigns(L1)112Worriex-x-xGullo15-1

9Hampden Fiveone(L)119Velazquez3-6-3Donk4-1

Mineral Water logged three tight works for first start in 45 days. Bryce Bryce Baby displayed improved speed when heavily bet in last; dangerous. Hampden Fiveone is 0-for-10 but own fast final figs; mixed message.


1 Mile (Inner Turf). 3yo. THE NEW YORK STALLION SERIES. Purse: $100,000

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2Social Rebellion(L)117Franco3-6-6Cash10-1

3Prophet's Cat(L)117Rosario3-8-8Sciacca8-1

4Mental Iceberg(L)117Ortiz5-6-2DiPrima4-1

5Free Mugatu(L)121Saez4-2-4Terranova, II3-1

6Forever Utopia(L)117Ortiz, Jr4-2-2Terranova, II10-1

7Mark My Way(L)121Velasquez1-3-5Rice8-5


Mental Iceberg owns solid late kick and fired crisp half-mile work last week. Forever Utopia was an even fourth in last and should move forward in second start since two-month absence. Prophet's Cat notched improved final fraction in last; don't ignore.


11/8 Miles (Mellon Turf). 3&up. NY Bred. Maiden Special Weight. Purse: $73,000.

1Bob and Jim(L)124Arroyo3-6-10Iselin15-1

2A Marked Man(L)118Ortiz4-4-2Rice7-2

3Iced Over(L)118Franco3-3-7Lauer4-1


5Blue Shark(L)118Velazquez4-4-xDilger3-1

6Chasin Chama(L)118Lezcano3-x-xBrown10-1

7Talladega(L1)118Ortiz, Jrx-x-xBarker20-1

8Spun Hard(L)118Velasquez4-x-xRice8-1

9Without Fear(L)111Worrie5-10-xChin50-1

10Raffies Bay(L)124Davis4-4-4Davis12-1

Raffies Bay is riding a forward line on the numbers and could offer best price potential of the contenders. A Marked Man was a change-of-pace fourth in last. Iced Over tallied solid number when a tough-trip third in turf debut at CD; right in the thick of this.


6 Furlongs. 3&up. Claiming $40,000. Purse: $62,000.


1Immortal Eyes(L)115Worrie5-6-2Jacobson3-1

3Bobby V.(L)122Arroyo8-6-8Persaud20-1

4Back Forty(L)122Castellano5-4-5Robertson7-2

1aItalian Rules(L)120Lanerie3-6-3Jacobson3-1

5Doubledown Again(L)120Lezcano2-2-3Levine2-1



Metaurus logged improved internal numbers in last start; throw deep in wide-open field. Wagson owns swift late pace figures on best efforts. Jacobson entry: Immortal Eyes and Italian Rules both own speed and fast back numbers.


1 Mile (Inner Turf). 3yo. Fillies. THE NEW YORK STALLION SERIES. Purse: $100,000.

1Desert Valentine(L)116Castellano1-x-xContessa30-1

2Takeoff Your Hat(L)118Saez5-2-1Serpe5-1

3Funky Munky Fever(L)116Alvarado4-2-1Donk10-1

4Henry's Gal(L)122Rosario5-4-1Rodriguez15-1

5Lady Kreesa(L)116Velazquez3-1-2Donk4-1

6Old Harbor(L)120Arroyo1-3-8Cash3-1


8Missy Bay(L)116Ortiz4-5-5Schettino6-1

9Selenite(L)118Ortiz, Jr8-4-1Donk8-1

10Miss Narcissist(L)120Velasquez6-5-1Rice12-1

11Champagne Ruby(L)120Franco7-6-2Rice20-1

Funky Munky Fever notched rapid final fractions in last two starts. Henry's Gal is a front-running threat on 'A' game. Old Harbor bested top selection by more than four lengths when winning on June 22; very playable.


51/2 Furlongs (Mellon Turf). 3&up. Fillies and Mares. Claiming $40,000. Purse: $47,000.

1Rumble Doll(L)120Alvarado6-4-7Falcone, Jr12-1


3Saratoga Karaoke(L)120Velazquez5-1-4Domino6-1

4Midnight Rider(L)122Prado10-9-4Klesaris15-1

5Lakeview Lady(L)117Worrie1-9-6Hertler10-1

6Island Candy(L)120Castellano5-2-1Brown3-1

7Scribbling Sarah(L)122Velasquez9-10-3Rice4-1

8Dattts Da Boss(L)117Rice9-2-5Toscano, Jr8-1

9Thundering Gale(L)118Ortiz2-2-7Brown5-2

10I Love Cher(L)118Napravnik5-3-5Scherer5-1

11Privately Speaking(L)118Ortiz1-x-xRice7-2

12Player to Be Named(L)124Arroyo1-3-9Daly15-1

Saratoga Karaoke should pack enhanced kick with cutback to abbreviated sprint. Lakeview Lady chased hot fractions when winning last; very dangerous. Player to Be Named could play out as the speed of the speed with aggressive ride.


1 Mile (Inner Turf). 3&up. Fillies and Mares. NY Bred. Allowance. Purse: $85,000.

2Unbelievable Dream(L)115Rice3-6-9Tagg3-1

3Invading Humor(L)120Ortiz, Jr1-3-4Levine5-1

4Vicki's Dancer(L)120Rosario2-2-5Rodriguez7-2

5Double the Energy(L)120Velasquez1-7-4Rice5-1

6Stock Fund(L)122Solis6-4-1Martin15-1

7Get Gorgeous(L)122Ortiz, Jr1-1-7Donk7-2

8Frosty Bay(L)120Castellano5-6-5Schettino6-1

9Lady Luciano(L)117Garcia4-3-4Vazquez30-1

1Dreaming of Cara(L)120Maragh5-3-3Friedman10-1

10Strike Accord(L)122Alvarado1-2-2Kimmel8-1


Double the Energy is fresh and projects as the controlling speed. Vicki's Dancer could be in the garden spot if top selection hits the wall in the lane. Unbelievable Dream was pace and trip compromised in most recent start; worth long look.


6 Furlongs. 3&up. Claiming $20,000. Purse: $40,000.


2Ancient Rome(L)120Lezcano4-5-2Brown12-1

3Lucci the Lion(L)120Castellano5-3-2Englehart12-1

4Cast a Doubt(L)120Velazquez3-5-4Levine5-1

5B Shanny(L)120Maragh3-5-3Ronen8-1

6Junior Officer(L)115Mejias8-7-5Sciacca30-1

7Katz My Song(L)120Albarado8-6-2Esler12-1

8Mulheb(L)117Rice1-6-9Toscano, Jr12-1

9Reserved Quality(L)122Lanerie6-2-2Jacobson6-1

10Demon's Deputy(L)122Saez8-1-4Coronel20-1

11Sense of Peace(L)124Alvarado1-6-1Kimmel4-1

Photon was a hard-charging winner at this level in last; pairs up. Cast a Doubt owns final figures on 'A' efforts. B Shanny is speedy and 2-for-3 on Spa soil. Lucci the Lion makes first start since claimed; right in the thick of this.

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