Steve Matthews / December 12 at Aqueduct

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6 Furlongs. 3&up. Claiming $30,000-$25,000. Purse: $37,000. Post -- 12:30 p.m.

1 Dan's Gold(L) 120 Montalvo 1-5-4 Aquilino 20-1

2 Blue Creek(L) 118 Velasquez 3-6-1 Galluscio 12-1

3 Basalt(L) 118 Arroyo 3-1-9 Rodriguez 6-1

4 Slash Five(L) 120 Maragh 6-1-2 Pletcher 4-1

5 Handsome Harbor(L) 118 Morales 4-3-6 Schosberg 12-1

6 Buckeye Heart(L) 120 Hill 4-4-1 Quick 20-1

7 Kid Wando(L) 120 Ortiz, Jr 2-1-2 Schettino 12-1

8 Into the Fray(L) 117 Ortiz 3-1-2 Jacobson 5-2

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9 Reserved Quality(L) 120 Alvarado 5-4-4 Dutrow, Jr 7-2

10 Torment(L) 117 Garcia 4-1-2 DiPrima 20-1

Basalt makes first start since claimed by Rudy Rodriguez; needs 'A' game to take this. Into the Fray consistently logs the field's fastest final figures; prohibitive price predicted. Blue Creek would be aided by pace meltdown.

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6 Furlongs. 3&up. Fillies and Mares. Maiden Special Weight. Purse: $62,000.

1 Glorious View(L) 121 Alvarado 4-5-2 Mott 3-1

2 Clever Cookie(L1) 116 Garcia 3-6-3 Jerkens 6-1

3 Rusila(L) 121 Ortiz, Jr 2-4-x Clement 4-1

4 Bobby Zapper(L) 116 Ortiz 5-2-3 Rodriguez 2-1

5 Grazie Mille(L1) 121 Maragh x-x-x Brown 7-2

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6 Lucia's Dream(L1) 122 Morales x-x-x Reiff 20-1

7 Stellabymoonlight(L) 121 Hill 5-3-4 Romans 8-1

Clever Cookie gets favorable cutback in distance for potent route-to-sprint stable. Glorious View owns fast figures on best efforts. Bobby Zapper makes second start since moving to Rudy Rodriguez barn; could easily take this.

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6 Furlongs. 2yo. Fillies. Allowance Optional Claiming. Purse: $64,000.

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1 Gritty Gal(L) 120 Maragh 1-1-3 Asmussen 8-1

2 Kiss the Lady(L) 120 Velasquez 1-5-x Rodriguez 4-1

3 Jubileebra(L) 120 Arroyo 6-1-4 Sacco 30-1

4 Agualinda(L) 120 Castro 9-1-8 Jacobson 20-1

5 Star Black(L) 120 Lezcano 1-4-5 Persaud 30-1

6 Kimono(L) 120 DeCarlo 3-1-2 Pletcher 2-1

7 Miss Patricia(L) 120 Alvarado 1-x-x Dutrow, Jr 5-2

8 Horsin' Around(L) 120 Ortiz, Jr 1-7-x Hushion 7-2

Horsin' Around logged four tight works since front-running score in last; rates close call. Gritty Gal is another that's trained strongly since winning last; very playable. Kimono is fresh and rested and more than good enough on 'A' efforts.

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1 Mile. 2yo. Fillies. NY Bred. Maiden Special Weight. Purse: $57,000.

2 Candy Raid(L1) 115 Ortiz x-x-x Antonucci 10-1

3 A Prettydixie(L) 120 Castro 4-4-2 Kelly 2-1

1 Raven Rise(L) 120 DeCarlo 2-6-x Kimmel 8-5

4 Legally Bay 120 Davis 8-x-x Coffey 50-1

5 Joy Seeker(L) 120 Ortiz, Jr 3-x-x Terranova 3-1

1a Current Event(L1) 120 Velasquez x-x-x Rice 8-5

6 Freedom Sings(L) 115 Garcia 8-x-x Donk 15-1

7 My Favorite Two(L) 120 Alvarado 4-4-2 Zito 6-1

Raven Rise was an ultra-game second in last; more to give. Joy Seeker was an even third in debut; improvement expected. My Favorite Two will be aided by a wet surface.

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1 Mile & 70 Yards. 3&up. Fillies and Mares. NY Bred. Allowance Optional Claiming. Purse: $61,000.

1 Sally's Dream(L) 122 Silvera 1-1-3 Persaud 3-1

2 Read the Research(L) 115 Ortiz 1-8-1 Levine 4-1

3 Princess Mara(L) 121 Smith 6-5-7 Romans 8-1

4 Guyana Princess(L) 116 Garcia 3-4-8 Lalman 12-1

5 Lemon Splendor(L) 120 Castro 6-5-5 Weaver 6-1

6 Hot Splash(L) 120 Velasquez 5-7-3 Violette, Jr 8-1

7 Mischief Maker(L) 120 Maragh 6-1-4 Brown 7-2

8 La Bella Valeria(L) 120 Arroyo 1-4-1 Barrera, III 10-1

9 Fruttidimare(L) 120 Ortiz, Jr 1-1-5 Clement 15-1

Mischief Maker packs a powerful late kick on best efforts. Sally's Dream has won four of last five and could play out as the controlling speed on the fence. Read the Research is another that's fleet-footed and a last-race winner; very dangerous.

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51/2 Furlongs. 2yo. Fillies. NY Bred. Maiden Special Weight. Purse: $52,000.

1 Quit Smokin(L) 115 Ortiz 3-x-x Hertler 7-2

2 Make the Moment 120 Castro x-x-x Albertrani 12-1

3 Group Therapy(L) 120 Alvarado 5-6-8 Kimmel 10-1

4 Maggiesfreuddnslip(L) 120 Hill 12-8-x Antonucci 30-1

5 Light Weight(L1) 120 Arroyo x-x-x Barker 10-1

6 Little Gabby Girl 120 Velasquez x-x-x Brown 15-1

7 Keep Bustin(L1) 120 Ortiz, Jr x-x-x Levine 15-1

8 Riptherubberoff(L) 115 Garcia 2-3-2 Rodriguez 5-2

9 Acrobatic Tactic(L) 120 Montalvo 6-x-x Englehart 20-1

10 Shake Senora 120 Maragh 9-5-x Brown 8-1

11 Curlin N Twirlin(L) 120 Morales 6-3-x Terranova 9-2

Riptherubberoff is fresh and projects as the main speed with aggressive ride. Group Therapy could pack amplified kick with surface switch and turnback in distance. Keep Bustin debuts for Bruce Levine; stay tuned to the tote.

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1 Mile. 3&up. Allowance Optional Claiming. Purse: $71,000.

1 Groomedforvictory(L) 121 Luzzi 4-3-6 Dutrow, Jr 8-1

2 Big Business(L) 121 Maragh 1-2-1 Jacobson 2-1

3 Crimson Comic(L) 121 Arroyo 5-2-7 Englehart 30-1

4 Sovereign Default(L) 121 Ortiz, Jr 6-1-4 Violette, Jr 12-1

5 Keep Me Informed(L) 121 Alvarado 3-3-1 Mott 10-1

6 Sailmate(L) 121 DeCarlo 3-4-2 Kimmel 3-1

7 Percussion(L) 121 Studart 6-5-6 Dunham 30-1

8 Pleasant Prince(L) 116 Ortiz 4-2-5 Brown 15-1

9 Sinai(L) 121 Velasquez 4-2-8 Rodriguez 9-2

10 St Liams Halo(L) 121 Castro 7-3-4 Jacobson 8-1

Also Eligible

1a Gallant Fields(L) 116 Garcia 2-3-6 Dutrow, Jr 8-1

Big Business tallied swift late pace and final figures when a hand-ridden winner in last. Groomedforvictory is rested and owns fast numbers on best efforts. Sailmate is another that's fresh and owns rapid back numbers.

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1 Mile. 3&up. Fillies and Mares. THE JAMEELA. Purse: $80,000.

1 Kid Kate(L) 121 Castro 2-3-1 Brown 2-1

2 Withgreatpleasure(L) 121 Elliott 2-6-4 Nunn 12-1

3 Opus A(L) 121 Ortiz, Jr 3-2-4 Violette, Jr 7-2

4 The Underling(L) 119 Maragh 8-2-6 Duggan 15-1

5 Tiz the Argument(L) 119 Alvarado 2-5-3 Dutrow, Jr 4-1

6 Check Point(L) 121 Velasquez 4-5-2 Goldberg 10-1

7 Moon Philly(L) 118 Rose 1-1-2 Trombetta 5-2

Tiz the Argument is training strongly for first start since September; primed and ready. Moon Philly has tallied solid numbers when winning two straight at Penn National; very dangerous. Kid Kate has failed as the favorite in last two starts; short-priced player once again.

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6 Furlongs. 3&up. Maiden Claiming $16,000. Purse: $25,000.

1 Wildhaassseee(L) 121 Velasquez 4-8-x Balsamo 15-1

2 Tactical Saenz(L) 121 Studart 6-4-5 Chatterpaul 20-1

3 Superstructure(L) 121 Castro 3-4-8 Kenneally 5-2

4 Harry Consolidator(L) 114 Rodriguez 7-8-5 Shivmangal 50-1

5 Godric(L) 116 Coa 4-11-8 Coletti, Sr. 20-1

6 Moonshine Ridge(L) 121 Alvarado 4-9-x Benzel 12-1

7 Side Party Ralph(L) 121 Luzzi 10-5-5 Sallusto 20-1

8 Under the Shade(L) 123 Richards 8-x-x Chin 50-1

9 Towering(L) 116 Ortiz 2-2-9 Jacobson 9-5

10 Volition(L) 118 Garcia 2-10-2 Kimmel 7-2

11 Harvest King(L) 123 Morales 2-5-3 Reiff 12-1

12 Skyview Park(L1) 123 Ortiz, Jr x-x-x Servis 12-1

Also Eligible

13 Cherokee Creek 121 Pezua 14-8-x Quiles 50-1

14 Darkest Day(L) 114 Rodriguez 10-4-3 Peebles 20-1

15 Firstbellathenkk(L) 116 Tomas 7-3-5 Barrera, III 50-1

Towering makes first start since claimed by potent Drawing Away/David Jacobson tandem. Superstructure was a strond third versus pricier field at CD last time; big-time player. Volition returns to dirt and drops; dangerous. Moonshine Ridge was an even fourth in last and has ample room for improvement.

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