Steve Matthews / December 22at Aqueduct

advertisement | advertise on newsday

1

6 Furlongs. 3&up. Starter Optional Claiming. Purse: $55,000. Post -- 12:20 p.m.

1Clawback(L)119Ortiz1-8-8Violette, Jr2-1

2Chapman(L)119Maragh4-1-3Englehart7-2

3Much Stronger(L)119Cohen6-2-1Jacobson6-1

4Midnight Music(L)119Arroyo1-7-4Perillo10-1

5Scherer Magic(L)119Velasquez1-5-4Jacobson6-1

6Taxplayer(L)119Rodriguez1-2-2Acquilano15-1

7The Truth and K G(L)119Alvarado1-6-1Schettino3-1

The Truth and K G bested a next-out winner when taking last and is 2-for-3 on inner oval. Midnight Music logged three tight works since clear-cut win in last; price will be tempting. Clawback is rested and owns fast figures; very dangerous.

advertisement | advertise on newsday

2

6 Furlongs. 3&up. Claiming $12,500. Purse: $25,000.

1El Oh El(L)119Velasquez2-5-2Jacobson4-1

3Stoneless(L)119Ortiz7-2-10Levine5-1

4One Smokin Cat(L)114Garcia3-10-2Gullo10-1

@NewsdaySports

Follow Newsday Sports on Twitter at @NewsdaySports

2Patriotic Duty(L)119Studart7-7-10Persaud30-1

5Tricky Slam(L)120Ortiz, Jr6-3-5Rodriguez2-1

1aSt. Sincere(L)122Velasquez1-5-2Jacobson4-1

6Meet the Mets(L)119Cohen4-3-10Jacobson5-2

7Corybant(L)120Montanez12-5-8Sciacca50-1

advertisement | advertise on newsday

8Can't Catch Me Now(L)119Castro8-6-12Brown15-1

9Stealth Steed(L)113Zayas8-8-4Pringle20-1

10Antone Suavey(L)120Arroyo6-4-6Quartarolo30-1

2bFairy Snow(L)112Carson13-8-1Persaud30-1

Stoneless gets class relief and makes peak start of form cycle. Meet the Mets also makes third outing since layoff and could be primed for breakthrough. Tricky Slam drops two price levels for Rudy Rodriguez; very dangerous.

advertisement | advertise on newsday

3

1 Mile. 2yo. Allowance Optional Claiming. Purse: $77,000.

1Frogman Mel(L)118Velasquez4-1-3Rodriguez12-1

2Maximus Decimus(L)118Alvarado1-6-xNevin8-1

3Afleet Accompli(L)118Maragh7-2-1Breen3-1

4Master Lightning(L)118Ortiz, Jr5-9-1Pletcher9-5

5Louisiana Flyboy(L)118Ortiz8-1-xBrown8-5

Maximus Decimus was a front-running winner in last and projects as the main speed once again. Afleet Accompli drops and owns fast figures on 'A' game. Louisiana Flyboy logged five tight works since subpar effort in Nashua; right in the thick of this on best.

4

1 Mile & 70 Yards. 2yo. Fillies. Maiden Special Weight. Purse: $75,000.

2Fade to Black(L)120Alvarado2-x-xSchettino6-5

3Saratoga Lake(L1)120Velasquezx-x-xHennig12-1

4Golden Maria(L)120Teator12-7-xJolley, Jr30-1

5Star Magnolia(L)120Castro7-x-xMartin20-1

6Lift(L1)120Arroyox-x-xBond7-2

7Rachel's Temper(L)120Cohen6-3-6Cannizzo20-1

8Cocoa120Studart5-x-xDunham20-1

1Ballylee120Ortiz, Jrx-x-xAlbertrani3-1

1aPalestrina115Franco3-6-6McLaughlin3-1

9Colonel Juanita(L)115Garcia4-8-xContessa10-1

Fade to Black looms the dominant speed on the fence in first two-turn start. Rachel's Temper runs late and could be in the garden spot if top selection hits the wall in the lane. Colonel Juanita is another that could benefit if pace meltdown ensues.

5

1 Mile & 70 Yards. 3&up. Fillies and Mares. Claiming $12,500. Purse: $25,000.

1Jazzington(L)112Zayas12-6-1Miceli15-1

2My Unbridled Storm(L)120Ortiz, Jr6-5-4Rodriguez7-2

3First Penny(L)120Rodriguez7-5-7Sciacca20-1

4We'll Talk(L)114Franco1-1-3Grusmark15-1

5Wise Choice(L)120Montanez12-4-4Sciacca30-1

6Seven Dreams(L)119Maragh8-6-1Araya12-1

7Natalie Victoria(L)120Cohen4-4-1Jacobson4-5

8Beautiful Risk(L)120Arroyo3-4-6Badgett, Jr10-1

9Mary Ann's Kitchen(L)115Garcia10-1-3Chatterpaul20-1

10Our Day in Court(L)119Alvarado1-2-10Zito12-1

Also Eligible

11Taylor Jagger(L)119Ortiz, Jr3-1-5Esler5-1

12Im a Rockstar Diva(L)119Husbands6-2-1Conway, Jr20-1

13Westerday(L)119Sone3-3-3Huertas20-1

14Castles Burning(L)120DeCarlo4-8-8Duggan12-1

15Newyork Conspiracy(L)112Zayas6-1-3Divitto30-1

16Get Gorgeous(L)115Esquivel6-8-7Badgett, Jr12-1

We'll Talk has won two straight at FL and could be ready for prime time in suspect field. Natalie Victoria owns speed and fast figures but takes suspicious price plunge in first start since claimed. Seven Dreams closes in sprints and could be aided by today's longer trip.

6

6 Furlongs. 3&up. Fillies and Mares. Maiden Special Weight. Purse: $70,000.

1Conzig(L)117Franco5-4-2Domino12-1

2Star Empress(L)121Velasquez3-11-xJacobson3-1

3Miss Lauren Ann(L)121Husbands4-7-xBeech15-1

4Zuma Moon(L)121Morales6-x-xKimmel5-1

5The Magic Stone(L)121Ortiz, Jr3-4-2Rodriguez2-1

6Hummingbird Hill(L)121Alvarado6-3-4Mott6-1

7Erin's Desert115Zayasx-x-xPolanco50-1

8Skinny Margarita(L)116Garcia3-2-2Persaud10-1

9Rosemarie(L)115Carson6-10-xHorton, Jr30-1

10Royal Roxie(L1)121Arroyox-x-xZito10-1

Star Empress compiled four tight works in span of 16 days since rallying for third in last; call based on price potential. The Magic Stone owns speed and fast numbers but has lost ground in the stretch in all five starts; handle with care at short ticket. Conzig owns solid late pace figures on best efforts.

7

6 Furlongs. 3&up. Allowance Optional Claiming. Purse: $72,000.

2Crackerjack Jones(L)114Franco5-4-1Hushion8-1

3Jeter(L)115Carrasco1-1-7McMahon4-1

4Demon's Deputy(L)120Arroyo3-6-4Coronel30-1

5Lead Singer(L)119Morales3-2-6Kimmel12-1

6Sokitumi Samurai(L)120Maragh3-8-3Toscano, Jr15-1

7Erik the Red(L)119Ortiz3-1-3Rice6-1

8Mewannarose(L)119Castro2-3-1Englehart5-1

1Majestic Number(L)120Cohen1-3-3Jacobson3-1

9Mean Season(L)119Alvarado1-x-xMott7-2

1aStart Jumping(L)119Velasquez1-3-2Jacobson3-1

Mewannarose tallied swift final fraction when a hard-charging second in last; more to come. Mean Season has trained strongly since notching rapid internal and final figures when winning debut at Lrl; very playable. Start Jumping visually and numerically impressed when winning on the winterized surface nine days ago; could easily take another.

8

1 Mile & 70 Yards. 2yo. Fillies NY Bred. THE EAST VIEW. Purse: $100,000.

1G Note(L)116Morales1-4-xKimmel4-1

2Miss Narcissist(L)122Alvarado1-1-1Rice2-1

3Underthemoonlight(L)116Franco1-2-xBrown20-1

4Flipcup(L)116Maragh3-1-1Weaver5-2

5Champagne Ruby(L)116Velasquez3-5-1Rice6-1

6Skye Saratoga(L)116Ortiz, Jr4-1-4Albertrani8-1

7Daddy's Lil Saint(L)116Ortiz6-1-xLevine15-1

8Mlle. Minuit(L)116Rodriguez6-1-6Feron12-1

G Note demolished maidens by seven lengths last time and has benefit of rail in first two-turn start. Miss Narcissist logged third straight score when a stubborn winner in last but makes first route outing and will offer short ticket. Flipcup has notched swift numbers in three starts at WO; must consider.

9

6 Furlongs. 3&up. Fillies and Mares. NY Bred. Maiden Claiming $20,000. Purse: $28,000.

1My Lucky Lieu(L1)121Maragh2-5-6Toscano, Jr5-1

2Pegasus Beba(L1)121Velasquezx-x-xEnglehart10-1

3Mini Muffin(L)115Zayas5-6-7Polanco30-1

4Rufus Ruth(L)121Ortiz, Jr5-3-2Bush12-1

5Absolute Paradise(L)116Garcia3-5-8O'Brien10-1

6Cake N Cookies(L)121Luzzi4-12-9Schettino3-1

7Gold Potion(L)116Franco2-5-xBrown5-2

8Tassinaia(L)121Arroyo9-3-10Bond12-1

9Selena's Charm(L)122Morales6-x-xQuick6-1

10Canela Rose(L)121Teator6-3-5Kelly15-1

Gold Potion tallied rapid late pace figure when a solid second in last; more to come. Tassinaia endured tough trip in last but should move forward in third start of form cycle. Mini Muffin owns speed and competitive numbers. My Lucky Lieu gets the meds after clear-cut second behind a runaway winner in last; right in the thick of this.

Entries -- 2013 Equibase Company LLC, all rights reserved

Subscribe to Newsday’s sports newsletter for stories, photos and videos about your favorite New York teams plus national sports news and events.

You also may be interested in: