Steve Matthews / December 16 at Aqueduct

Travel deals

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1 Mile & 70 Seventy Yards. 3&up. Claiming $14,000. Purse: $28,000. (All races on inner dirt). Post -- 12:30 p.m.

1 Modern Cowboy(L) 116 Ortiz 4-6-3 Jacobson 7-5

2 Macho Muchacho(L) 121 Velasquez 1-1-1 Parisella 5-1

3 Fagedaboudit Sal(L) 121 Arguello, Jr 7-2-2 Rojas 12-1

4 Small Town(L) 121 Studart 5-4-6 Barrera, III 10-1

5 Jemaru(L) 116 Garcia 4-2-4 Englehart 4-1

6 No Questions(L) 114 Tomas 5-7-1 Iselin 20-1

7 Powhatan County(L) 121 Castro 1-6-4 Englehart 3-1

Jemaru owns sprinter's speed and projects as the controlling front-runner. Powhatan County was a fast-figured winner in last at FL; very dangerous. Modern Cowboy takes precipitous price plunge; damaged goods?

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6 Furlongs. 2yo. Fillies. Maiden Claiming $16,000. Purse: $25,000.

1 T C Lane(L) 115 Garcia 9-2-4 Contessa 2-1

2 Midnightinpositano(L1) 115 Ortiz x-x-x Imperio 12-1

3 Tiz Amore(L) 120 Ortiz, Jr 5-4-x Servis 5-2

4 Missed a Wildcat(L) 120 Maragh 5-x-x Contessa 4-1

5 Lady Jarlyn(L) 113 Battula 7-5-6 Persaud 20-1

6 Westerday(L) 120 Velasquez 3-9-4 Galluscio 3-1

T C Lane looms the main speed on the rail with aggressive ride. Westerday is riding a forward line on the numbers. Tiz Amore gets appropriate class drop; very dangerous.

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1 Mile & 70 Yards. 2yo. Fillies. Maiden Special Weight. Purse: $67,000.

1 Industrial Policy(L1) 120 Maragh x-x-x Brown 4-1

2 Voodoo Tales(L) 120 Castro 3-4-6 Romans 5-1

3 Let Me Entertain U 115 Ortiz 7-7-6 Albertrani 20-1

4 Hope Rules 120 Ortiz, Jr x-x-x Clement 3-1

5 Seven Stars(L) 120 Velasquez 2-x-x Dutrow 2-1

6 Myperfectvalentine(L1) 115 Garcia 8-x-x Rice 10-1

7 La Strada(L) 120 Alvarado 4-x-x Dutrow, Jr 5-1

Seven Stars tallied swift final fraction when a hard-charging second in debut; more to come. Let Me Entertain U owns speed and makes peak start of form cycle. Voodoo Tales will be aided by return to dirt.

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1 Mile & 70 Yards. 3&up. Fillies and Mares. Allowance Optional Claiming. NY Bred. Purse: $59,000.

1 Schillerette(L) 116 Ortiz 1-2-2 Rodriguez 5-2

2 White Sangria(L) 120 Castro 6-6-1 Bush 5-1

3 Who Is Lady(L) 121 DeCarlo 5-4-4 Miceli 12-1

4 A New York Phillie(L) 116 Garcia 5-9-5 Ubillo 15-1

5 Private Councel(L) 121 Lezcano 8-9-1 Goodwin 30-1

6 Blue Sixty Four(L) 114 Tomas 6-7-9 O'Brien 30-1

7 Evan's Rocket(L) 121 Ortiz, Jr 4-3-8 Jerkens 4-1

8 Madame Prosecutor(L) 120 Morales 3-1-3 Antonucci 12-1

9 I Dreamt I Was(L) 121 Alvarado 3-5-3 Asmussen 3-1

10 Get Gorgeous(L) 114 Coa 3-9-4 Badgett, Jr 10-1

Evan's Rocket is rested and was fast-figured winner on inner surface last winter. I Dreamt I Was hails from white-hot Steve Asmussen stable; very playable. White Sangria could prove very tough on a soft lead.

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

1 Bileaps and Bounds(L1) 113 Coa x-x-x Hertler 15-1

2 Warm Heart(L1) 120 Castro x-x-x Hennig 5-1

3 Pumpkin Lane(L) 120 Alvarado 3-2-4 Quartarolo 10-1

4 You Take the Cake(L) 120 Ortiz, Jr 5-x-x Lostritto 15-1

5 Desert Traveler(L) 120 Luzzi 5-3-6 Badgett, Jr 6-1

6 Absolute Beauty(L) 115 Ortiz 4-x-x Rodriguez 2-1

7 Risky Predicament(L) 120 Montalvo 9-8-11 Kelly 20-1

8 Rockin Mandy(L) 115 Garcia 2-6-x Contessa 9-5

Pumpkin Lane logged improved pace figure when an even third in last; more to give. Absolute Beauty goes turf to dirt and sprint to route for Rudy Rodriguez; big-time player. You Take the Cake was a tough-trip fifth in debut; don't ignore.

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6 Furlongs. 2yo. Maiden Claiming $25,000. NY Bred. Purse: $30,000.

1 My Way Or Dubaiway(L) 115 Garcia 4-2-x Aquilino 6-1

2 Grand Award(L) 120 Laredo 8-12-11 Aquilino 30-1

3 Shot Rock(L) 120 Ortiz, Jr 3-9-5 Levine 8-5

4 Spirit of Peace(L) 120 Hill 7-8-8 Miceli 20-1

5 Fish Hooks(L) 120 Studart 7-6-6 Jones 50-1

6 Patriotic Duty(L) 113 Battula 8-4-11 Persaud 20-1

7 Burning Flame(L) 115 Ortiz 5-7-x Contessa 8-1

8 Slimshady 113 Coa 11-10-9 O'Brien 20-1

9 Mr. Lit(L1) 120 Alvarado 6-x-x Dutrow, Jr 7-2

10 Sunrise Lover(L) 120 Lezcano 7-6-3 Jones 12-1

11 Final Foose(L1) 120 Maragh x-x-x Contessa 10-1

12 Sincityeddie(L1) 120 Morales x-x-x Schosberg 12-1

Sunrise Lover drops and gets favorable turnback to sprint; call based on price potential. Mr. Lit gets the meds after late-running sixth in debut; very dangerous. Shot Rock was a front-running third when favored in last; right in the thick of this.

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6 Furlongs. Starter Optional Claiming $50,000. 3&up. Purse: $53,000.

1 Pryce's Posse(L) 122 Ortiz, Jr 1-1-8 Farro 10-1

2 Stonecoldsteamer(L) 120 Maragh 4-1-6 Dutrow, Jr 12-1

3 Vee's Accolade(L) 121 Morales 2-3-3 Rodriguez 5-1

4 Raging Daoust(L) 120 Castro 5-3-3 Ryerson 15-1

5 Game Token(L) 121 Luzzi 4-4-4 Schosberg 20-1

6 P J's Magical Wink(L) 120 Hill 1-1-9 Hushion 9-5

7 Elusive Story(L) 120 Lezcano 1-3-10 Turner, Jr 30-1

8 Tricky Slam(L) 115 Garcia 1-10-6 Aquilino 30-1

9 Moonshine Bay(L) 116 Ortiz 2-3-1 Canani 8-1

10 Nebikon(L) 113 Coa 2-4-5 Rojas 15-1

11 Seeker(L) 120 Alvarado 3-6-4 Asmussen 12-1

12 Palace(L) 122 Velasquez 1-1-1 Rice 4-1

Elusive Story tallied swift final fraction when winning key race last time; pairs up. P J's Magical Wink has fired bullets since fast-figured wins in last two starts; potential speed of the speed. Vee's Accolade could be in the garden spot if pace meltdown ensues.

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6 Furlongs. 3&up. Allowance Optional Claiming. Purse: $64,000.

1 He's So Chic(L) 121 Maragh 3-1-3 Rodriguez 7-2

2 Black Pen(L) 121 Alvarado 3-3-3 Jacobson 5-1

3 Hannibal Lecter(L) 120 Hill 5-5-5 Toscano, Jr 30-1

4 Top Yank(L) 121 Luzzi 8-1-12 Pringle 30-1

5 Flat Bold(L) 116 Garcia 1-3-5 Rice 3-1

6 Shankopotamus(L) 121 Velasquez 5-1-2 Rice 5-1

7 Swiss Tart(L) 121 Ortiz, Jr 1-4-6 Jacobson 5-1

8 Big Blue Nation(L) 120 Castro 2-4-5 Coronel 4-1

9 Rich Hero(L) 116 Ortiz 7-4-5 Lotruglio 30-1

He's So Chic is fresh and packs potent late kick on 'A' game. Flat Bold consistently logs swift numbers. Black Pen is training with a purpose for first start since February.

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1 Mile. 3&up. Fillies and Mares. Claiming $15,000. Purse: $29,000.

1 Scenic Gulch(L) 120 Maragh 3-2-1 Hennig 3-1

2 Legions Star(L) 121 Singh 9-11-12 Scott 50-1

3 Flashy in Pink(L) 120 Velasquez 1-3-4 Rodriguez 2-1

4 So Much Heart(L) 121 Morales 7-10-9 Reiff 20-1

5 Luck in the City(L) 121 Smith 4-6-9 Jerkens 10-1

6 Tatoo Me(L) 121 Camacho, Jr 9-3-8 Shivmangal 15-1

7 Granby Girl(L) 115 Ortiz 5-5-5 Ortiz 8-1

8 Donna's Sandee(L) 121 Montalvo 9-7-6 DeMola 20-1

9 Princess Katrina(L) 115 Garcia 1-x-x Dutrow, Jr 5-2

10 Miss Brass Bonanza(L) 113 Tomas 5-5-6 Grusmark 30-1

Also Eligible

11 Dattts Appealing(L) 121 Lezcano 6-3-3 Signore, Jr 6-1

12 Annelle(L) 115 Ortiz 2-2-10 Brown 5-2

13 Sugar Beach(L) 121 Velasquez 1-3-3 Englehart 10-1

Scenic Gulch has the benefit of the rail on tight-turned inner strip. Flashy in Pink was a fast-figured winner in last; very dangerous. Princess Katrina visually impressed when winning debut; could easily take another. Granby Girl tallied lone win on inner surface.

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