Steve Matthews / May 9 at Belmont

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1 Mile. Claiming $15,000. 3&up. Purse: $30,000. Post -- 1:05 p.m.

1Adirondack Express(L)122Velasquez5-1-2Jacobson5-2

2Star of New York(L)122Ortiz, Jr4-6-9Quick8-1

3Budge Man(L)122Espinoza3-5-6Englehart5-1

4Marquet Rebel(L)115Rivera4-6-7Parker30-1

5Quiet Favorite(L)122Castellano9-4-3Ness3-1


7Slight Fever(L)115Franco10-10-11DeMola50-1


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1aArtie Luvsto Party(L)122Velasquez2-3-9Jacobson5-2

9Flatout Royal(L)115Tomas5-5-8Stoklosa20-1

Jacobson entry: Adirondack Express took backward step in last after fast-figured win in prior and mate Artie Luvsto Party was second in last and is a two-time winner at Belmont Park; just one goes with Velasquez listed on both. Convocation owns fast figures on 'A' game; dangerous. Budge Man can impact if pace meltdown ensues.


1 Mile. Allowance Optional Claiming. NY Bred. Purse: $64,000.


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2Hay Shares(L)116Velasquez1-1-xRice5-2

3Swag Daddy(L)122Alvarado2-4-6Rodriguez3-1

4Mighty One(L)122Falk4-9-3Falk30-1

5Won Great Classic(L)122Ortiz5-2-1Rice6-1

6Bigger Is Bettor(L)122Castro2-2-3Ubillo7-2

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1Warrior Up(L)122Rosario6-3-3Ubillo6-1


1aPapa Tom(L)122Rosario3-1-4Ubillo6-1

Anaphylaxis logged three tight works since clear-cut score in last; pairs up. Papa Tom bested top selection by two lengths on March 16 and packs potent late kick on best. Hay Shares and Won Great Classic, an uncoupled entry from Linda Rice barn, both own sprinter's speed and each must be respected.


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1 1/16 Mile. Claiming $35,000-$25,000. 3&up. Purse: $51,000.

1Matt and Jesse(L)122Espinoza7-5-1Ortiz30-1

2Space Race(L)122Bravo4-7-4Matz4-1

3Torment(L)120Ortiz, Jr5-1-4Friedman15-1

4Star of Sarava(L)122Luzzi4-6-4Parisella10-1

5Hollywood Script(L)122Chamafi1-9-5Contessa8-1





Main Track Only

10Romancing the Gold(L)122Ortiz, Jr5-1-1Rice4-1


12Sovereign Default(L)122Cohen7-5-1Jacobson5-1

13Regal Warrior(L)122Rosario3-2-7Rodriguez2-1

Sovereign Default drops and gets added ground after speed and fade in sprint tightener last time. Scotus closes and will be in the garden spot if top selection hits the wall in the lane. Regal Warrior owns fast figures on best efforts.


6 Furlongs. Claiming $15,000. 3&up. Purse: $28,000.

1Cactus City Road(L)122Rosario5-10-4Orseno8-1


3In Todd We Trust(L)118Velasquez4-3-3Jacobson4-1

4Unlimited Power(L)122Luzzi2-3-5Galluscio5-2

5Appian Way(L)122Espinoza6-9-4Ferraro30-1

6Tweet Me(L)116Maragh3-2-7Persaud4-1

7Alpha Zumba(L)122Ortiz2-2-4Imperio7-2

8Quiet Miracle(L)118Lezcano9-1-3Granville20-1

Unlimited Power drops, adds blinkers and owns edge on the numbers. Tweet Me is speedy and right in the thick of this on best. Revere was a solid second in last; be no surprise.


7 Furlongs. The CORMA RAY. 4&up. NY Bred. Purse: $85,000.

1Ground Force(L)118Maragh1-5-7Servis15-1

2Uncle T Seven(L)120Cohen6-5-4Jacobson8-1

3Johannesburg Smile(L)120Castellano3-7-2Pletcher8-5

4Be Bullish(L)120Alvarado2-6-3Jacobson7-2

5Cap the Moment118Tomas5-1-2Smith30-1

6Fiddlers Afleet(L)120Velasquez3-4-4Rodriguez3-1

7Mine Over Matter(L)120Rosario4-6-2Hushion5-1

Ground Force was a front-running winner in last and could play out as the dominant speed once again. Be Bullish closes strongly and owns fast final figures. JohannesburgSmile is rested and more than good enough on best.


6 Furlongs. Claiming $35,000. 3&up. Fillies and Mares. Purse: $39,000.

1Precious Franca(L)116Ortiz, Jr3-4-4Grusmark20-1



4La Bella Chabella(L)116Rosario4-1-6Levine15-1

5So Blessed(L)116Solis5-5-3Brown10-1

6No Splits(L)122Ortiz3-4-12Goldberg7-2

7Tie Dye(L)116Prado5-12-5Kimmel5-1

8Hold It(L)122Velazquez4-2-6Martin8-1

9Gritty Gal(L)116Castellano3-2-1Reynolds5-1


11Ascended Fever(L)111Coa6-10-5Badgett, Jr15-1

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12My Bella Beauty(L)109Franco5-3-4Esler8-1

So Blessed regressed in last and could be sitting on bounce back in third start of form cycle; lingering moisture is kety. Hold It owns swift internal numbers and could capitalize on unchallenged lead. Gritty Gal is speedy and gets class relief; right in the thick of this.


1 Mile. Starter Optional Claiming $50,000. 3yo. Purse: $55,000.

1El Oh El(L)120Rosario1-4-xNevin10-1


3Make Your Move(L)120Chamafi1-1-11McLaughlin5-1

4Much Stronger(L)120Velasquez2-1-5Jacobson3-1

5Corinthian Quest(L)118Castellano9-2-1Trombetta12-1

6Risk Factor(L)120Prado3-1-11Pecoraro7-2

7Mister Woolman(L)118Lezcano4-1-2Zito8-1


Make Your Move is riding a two-race winning streak and could offer generous price in contentious field. Corinthian Quest fired three bullet drills since compromised by wide trip in last; bounce-back potential. Much Stronger is speedy and the one that must be caught; dangerous.


7 Furlongs. (Widener Turf). Allowance Optional Claiming. 3&up. Purse: $74,000.

1Border Song(L)122Lezcano3-5-5Clement7-2

2Yield Bogey(L)122Ortiz7-6-6Gargan10-1

3Magical Season(L)122Rosario2-1-6Maker5-2



6Reload(L)122Castellano1-4-3McGaughey III2-1

7Arch Traveler(L)122Velasquez4-5-5Rice12-1

Main Track Only

8Inflation Target(L)122Rosario8-7-5Violette, Jr12-1

9Schoolyard Dreams(L)122No Rider3-5-2Jacobson4-1

10Sam Sparkle(L)122No Rider3-2-3Contessa5-1

11Escrow Kid(L)122Velasquez3-1-5Rodriguez3-1

Sam Sparkle compiled eye-catching work slate for streaking Gary Contessa stable. Escrow Kid took backward step in last after fast-figured win in prior; big-time rebound potential. Reload tallied swift number when winning on Keeland's Polytrack last out; dangerous.


1 1/16 Mile. Maiden Special Weight. 3&up. NY Bred. Purse: $60,000.

1Pete and David(L)118Espinoza9-x-xMorrison20-1

2Go Giant Bry Go(L)118Castro7-2-2Englehart15-1

3Take It Easy Baba(L)117Tomas10-x-xBush20-1

4Fiddlers Tango(L1)118Ortiz, Jrx-x-xAntonucci20-1

5Professor Chaos(L)124Ortiz6-7-4Metivier8-1

6River Monster(L)118Rosario10-7-xViolette, Jr12-1

7Sun Catcher(L)118Maragh2-4-5Gullo8-1

8Hudson Miracle(L)124Castellano4-5-6Brown5-2

9Wake Up and Go(L1)118Pradox-x-xMatz5-1


11Shortcoming(L)118Chamafi4-5-8Badgett, Jr10-1

Main Track Only

12Retired(L)118No Rider3-2-7Brown8-1

13Ultimate Empire(L)118Castellano3-7-3Albertrani2-1

Professor Chaos is rested and owns solid final fractions on best efforts; call based on price potential in wide-open nightcap. Hudson Miracle logged two, crisp half-mile drills since wide fourth in last; forward move predicted. Ultimate Empire owns fast final numbers; dangerous. Retired was a tough-trip third in last; don't dismiss.

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