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Steve Matthews / Saturday, August 28, at Saratoga

Best Bet: DOS HOMBRES (4); Best Value: INSIDER TIP (7)1

7 Furlongs. 3&up. Allowance. Purse: $62,000. Post - 11:35 a.m.

1 Six Clicks(L) 3-3-1 Desormeaux Albertrani 116 6-1

2 Launch N Relaunch(L) 5-1-x Dominguez Dutrow 116 12-1

3 Aspire(L) 5-3-12 Leparoux Kenneally 116 3-1

4 Bravo Whiskey(L) 8-3-4 Lenclud Howard 111 15-1

5 Ya Gotta Have Soul(L) 4-4-1 Castellano Tagg 120 8-1

6 Litigation Risk(L) 8-4-1 Maragh Violette 116 10-1

7 Lubango(L) 6-4-1 Borel Romans 116 12-1

8 Yes I'm Clever(L) 3-2-4 Bridgmohan Brown 120 30-1

9 Maximus Ruler(L) 2-1-3 Mena Hanna 116 7-2

10 Cocalero(L) 6-1-x Garcia bin Suroor 116 4-1

Bravo Whiskey should pack amplified kick with cutback to sprint. Aspire has failed as the favorite in last two, but now makes peak start of form cycle. Maximus Ruler is training sharply for first start since January.

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6 Furlongs. 2yo. Fillies. Maiden Special Weight. Purse: $60,000.

1 Five Mach Speed(L1) x-x-x Maragh Benzel 119 6-1

2 Kerfuffle(L1) x-x-x Dominguez Albertrani 119 12-1

3 Forbidden Brew(L1) x-x-x Garcia Benzel 119 15-1

4 With the Current(L) 7-x-x Velazquez Pletcher 119 6-1

5 Promise Me a Cat(L) 2-x-x Castellano Martin 119 9-2

6 Blazing Along(L) 3-x-x Garcia Baffert 119 5-2

7 Missyoulikecrazy(L1) x-x-x Leparoux Kenneally 119 6-1

8 Malibu Cougar(L) 5-x-x Prado Asmussen 119 5-1

9 Alexandra Rylee(L1) x-x-x Velasquez Reid 119 15-1

Promise Me A Cat displayed good late foot when second in debut; more to come. Blazing Along showed speed in debut at Dmr; dangerous. Forbidden Brew concluded work tab with 5-furlong bullet; follow the money.

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11/16 Miles. (Mellon Turf). 2yo. Maiden Special Weight. Purse: $61,000.

1 Beachcombing(L1) x-x-x Lezcano Brown 119 12-1

2 Johnny Two by Four(L) 5-x-x Garcia Ryerson 119 20-1

3 Wild Pegasus x-x-x Desormeaux McPeek 119 20-1

4 Nolangrant'skitten(L) 3-x-x Leparoux Maker 119 6-1

5 Tingaleo(L) 3-3-x Solis Ward 119 10-1

6 Film Making(L1) x-x-x Maragh Mott 119 10-1

7 Forum(L) 2-4-x Prado Weaver 119 7-2

8 Gold Trader(L1) x-x-x Castellano McGaughey III 119 10-1

9 Big Bentley(L) 2-5-2 Coa Fawkes 119 4-1

10 Volcker(L) 2-2-3 Velazquez Pletcher 119 6-1

11 Peb Hughes(L) 4-3-2 Dominguez Motion 119 8-1

Main Track Only

12 Gospel Lesson(L) 4-x-x No Rider Mott 119 5-1

Tingaleo moves to turf and owns closing style that should be well served. Forum logged fast-figured second in turf debut; very dangerous. Big Bentley owns sprinter's speed and may secure soft lead.

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11/16 Miles. (Inner Turf). 3&up. NY Bred. Allowance. Purse: $53,000.

1 Pegasus Ena(L) 7-1-2 Espinoza Terracciano 116 30-1

2 The Noz(L) 1-4-x Castellano Benzel 119 3-1

3 Barrel of Love(L) 5-1-2 Samyn Hertler 116 10-1

4 New Pais(L) 5-3-2 Leparoux McCauley 116 10-1

5 Monastir(L) 6-5-3 Coa Hennig 120 12-1

6 Thunder Chief(L) 3-7-6 Velazquez Gyarmati 116 8-1

7 Mr. Hooker(L) 8-7-5 Lenclud Payne 115 50-1

8 Quiet On the Tee(L) 1-1-6 Velasquez Englehart 120 7-2

9 Joey's Chance(L) 2-6-2 Prado Kelly 120 6-1

10 Wishingonadream(L) 1-10-6 Chavez DiSanto 120 15-1

11 Dos Hombres(L) 5-1-3 Maragh Schettino 120 8-1

12 The Plot Thickens(L) 9-9-1 Hill Martin 120 15-1

Also Eligible

13 Talk Therapy(L) 1-2-2 Dominguez Rice 123 4-1

14 Siete Machos(L) 1-4-5 Desormeaux Hess 119 4-1

15 Kuggerand(L) 7-4-10 Velazquez Matz 116 12-1

16 John Wyatt(L) 2-2-6 Garcia Barbara 120 6-1

Dos Hombres is fresh and consistently logs field's fastest late pace figures. The Noz exits front-running score and may play out as main speed again. Thunder Chief is rounding into form and makes third start since layoff.

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6 Furlongs. 2yo. Maiden Special Weight. Purse: $60,000.

1 Research Report(L1) x-x-x Prado Violette 119 4-1

2 Risk Drag(L1) x-x-x Garcia Harty 119 8-1

3 Uncle Mo(L1) x-x-x Velazquez Pletcher 119 3-1

4 Free Entry(L1) x-x-x Leparoux Kenneally 119 6-1

5 Believe in You(L1) x-x-x Dominguez Contessa 119 15-1

6 Admiral Perry(L1) x-x-x Cohen McGaughey III 119 15-1

7 Northern Hammer(L1) x-x-x Velasquez Penna 119 15-1

8 Sinorice(L1) x-x-x Lezcano Zito 119 12-1

9 Duca(L1) x-x-x Maragh Lukas 119 6-1

10 King Congie(L1) x-x-x Castellano Albertrani 119 6-1

Free Entry shows work tab that culminated with 5-furlong bullet; charting a must in field of newcomers. Sinorice compiled sneaky-good work slate. Uncle Mo debuts for Pletcher; need more?

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11/16 Miles. (Inner Turf). 3&up. NY Bred. Maiden Special Weight. Purse: $51,000.

1 Just a Dab 4-7-3 Velazquez Callejas 123 15-1

2 Neversaywhen(L) 9-2-8 Castellano Weaver 119 12-1

3 Butterfield Road(L) 4-4-4 Samyn Hertler 119 12-1

4 Brolio(L) 7-x-x Bridgmohan Bond 119 12-1

5 Fourseventeen(L) 3-9-10 Coa Galluscio 119 12-1

6 Jacob's Dream(L) 3-3-4 Lenclud O'Brien 118 5-1

7 Felice Di Notte(L) 8-4-5 Maragh Sciacca 119 15-1

8 Chingachgook(L) 2-3-3 Leparoux Motion 119 9-5

9 Headingtothecity(L1) x-x-x Dominguez Schettino 119 6-1

10 Gasper C.(L) 8-2-7 Husbands Rossi 119 30-1

11 Military Star(L) 7-2-8 Cohen Bush 123 20-1

12 Treasure Trunk(L) 7-6-5 Desormeaux Kimmel 119 15-1

Also Eligible

13 City Train(L) 2-3-2 Castellano Contessa 119 2-1

14 Whateverittakes(L) 4-2-4 Velasquez Schosberg 119 4-1

15 Writethatdown(L) 3-2-x Garcia White 119 6-1

Main Track Only

16 Raffinator(L) 2-3-3 Prado Ryerson 119 4-1

Felice Di Notte had his doors blown off chasing sizzling splits last time; rider change is key. Fourseventeen also gets rider upgrade and could be primed for breakthrough in third start of form cycle. Chingachgook loves to disappoint at short odds; you've been warned.

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13/16 Miles. (Mellon Turf). 3&up. Allowance Optional Claiming. Purse: $55,000.

2 Insider Tip(L) 5-5-3 Garcia Howard 120 20-1

3 Thabazimbi 8-6-3 Bridgmohan Mott 120 20-1

4 More Than Willing(L) 1-3-5 Leparoux McPeek 123 12-1

5 Staying On(L) 4-6-3 Maragh Clement 120 8-1

6 Our Douglas(L) 7-6-4 Borel Proctor 116 8-1

7 Karakorum Legend(L) 1-1-5 Dominguez Rice 123 5-1

8 War Hoot(L) 2-5-1 Lezcano Brown 120 4-1

9 Rescue Squad(L) 6-3-5 Prado McGaughey III 120 8-1

10 Midnight Mischief(L) 4-8-5 Desormeaux Mott 120 8-1

11 En Fuego(L) 2-1-1 Velasquez Clement 120 5-1

12 Aikenite(L) 7-1-10 Velazquez Pletcher 116 12-1

13 Premium Gold(L) 3-7-5 Castellano Kimmel 120 20-1

Main Track Only

1 Endymion(L) 4-2-8 No Rider Dutrow 120 7-2

1a Masala(L) 2-3-4 No Rider Dutrow 120 7-2

Insider Tip closed into hot final fraction last time and now makes peak start of form cycle. Rescue Squad was victimized by wide trip in last. Karakorum Legend is 2-for-3 on Spa sod. War Hoot consistently earns fast figures.

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11/16 Miles. (Inner Turf). 3&up. Fillies and Mares. THE BALLSTON SPA. (Grade II). Purse: $200,000.

1 Miss Keller(L) 1-2-3 Castellano Attfield 118 7-2

2 Danzon(L) 2-1-1 Solis Baker 118 20-1

3 Phola(L) 6-2-1 Dominguez Pletcher 120 4-1

4 Silver Reunion(L) 7-1-1 Maragh Motion 118 10-1

5 Strike the Bell(L) 2-1-7 Prado Donk 118 15-1

6 Scolara(L) 4-3-2 Desormeaux Mott 118 12-1

7 Dynaslew(L) 4-2-1 Coa Benzel 118 8-1

8 Cherokee Queen(L) 11-1-4 Leparoux Wolfson 118 6-1

9 Maram(L) 5-1-2 Lezcano Brown 118 5-1

10 Mekong Melody 1-1-5 Velazquez Attfield 120 6-1

Miss Keller unleashed powerful kick to win last; more to come. Phola logs very fast final fractions with machine-like consistency. Cherokee Queen is more than good enough on 'A' game.

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6 Furlongs. 3yo. Fillies. THE VICTORY RIDE. (Grade III). Purse: $100,000.

1 Kid Kate(L) 1-2-7 Prado Brown 120 5-1

2 My Jen(L) 7-1-1 Leparoux Kenneally 120 15-1

3 Rapport(L) 4-1-1 Garcia Baffert 116 3-1

4 Sister Dawn(L) 1-2-3 Maragh Sadler 116 6-1

5 Worstcasescenario(L) 3-7-2 Garcia Violette 120 20-1

6 Simply Spiteful(L) 8-1-5 Lezcano Martin 118 15-1

7 Beyondallboundarys(L) 1-1-2 Borel Amoss 120 4-1

8 Touching Beauty(L) 1-1-6 Castellano Jerkens 123 8-1

9 Katy Now(L) 4-1-1 Velazquez Pletcher 118 7-2

Kid Kate is 2-for-2 on Spa soil and earned fast late pace figure when winning last. Rapport is fresh and looms the main speed. Beyondallboundarys has trained sharply since swift-figured score at Mth; dangerous.

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7 Furlongs. 3&up. Fillies and Mares. THE BALLERINA. (Grade I). Purse: $250,000.

1 Rightly So(L) 1-2-2 Velasquez Dutrow 117 6-1

2 Warbling(L) 3-2-5 Castellano Kenneally 119 4-1

3 Jessica Is Back(L) 1-3-2 Trujillo Wolfson 122 7-2

4 Informed Decision(L) 1-1-3 Leparoux Sheppard 119 5-2

5 Qualia(L) 2-1-1 Maragh Ribaudo 115 4-1

6 Pretty Prolific(L) 4-2-4 Prado McPeek 117 12-1

7 Devil by Design(L) 1-7-1 Desormeaux Mott 115 12-1

8 First Passage(L) 3-7-1 Bridgmohan Wolfson 117 15-1

Jessica Is Back is rested and owns fast figures. Rightly So projects as the controlling speed on the fence. Warbling was done in by bad start in last.

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7 Furlongs. 3yo. THE KING'S BISHOP. (Grade I). Purse: $250,000.

1 Latigo Shore(L) 4-4-1 Dominguez Zito 117 20-1

2 Hurricane Ike(L) 1-2-3 Borel Sadler 119 6-1

3 D' Funnybone(L) 2-1-4 Prado Dutrow 123 5-2

4 Discreetly Mine(L) 1-1-2 Velazquez Pletcher 123 6-5

5 Bulldogger(L) 1-3-1 Garcia Baffert 117 5-1

6 Bank Merger(L) 1-1-x Garcia McLaughlin 117 8-1

7 In Jack's Memory(L) 3-11-1 Mena Guillot 117 20-1

Bank Merger tallied rapid final fraction when winning last; ready for prime time. Discreetly Mine ran a hole in the wind to win Amsterdam; ripe to bounce today? D'Funnybone is 1-for-1 at Spa and owns fast figures on best.

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11/4 Miles. 3yo. THE TRAVERS. (Grade I). Purse: $1,000,000.

1 Miner's Reserve(L) 2-2-1 Cohen Zito 126 12-1

2 Trappe Shot(L) 2-1-1 Garcia McLaughlin 126 4-1

3 Admiral Alex(L) 1-x-x Desormeaux Blusiewicz 126 12-1

4 First Dude(L) 3-3-2 Dominguez Romans 126 8-1

5 A Little Warm(L) 1-1-2 Velazquez Dutrow 126 7-2

6 Ice Box(L) 6-8-2 Leparoux Zito 126 10-1

7 Afleet Express(L) 3-1-1 Castellano Jerkens 126 6-1

8 Fly Down(L) 5-2-1 Lezcano Zito 126 8-1

9 Friend Or Foe(L) 4-1-1 Maragh Kimmel 126 15-1

10 Afleet Again(L) 5-2-3 Velasquez Reid 126 30-1

11 Super Saver(L) 4-8-1 Borel Pletcher 126 6-1

A Little Warm has win over track (Jim Dandy) and stalker's style should prove key in ultra-contentious Travers. First Dude will prove a very tough customer on a soft lead. Fly Down and Afleet Express could be the beneficiaries if fractions get fast and furious.

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51/2 Furlongs. (Mellon Turf). 3&up. Fillies and Mares. Claiming $25,000. Purse: $37,000.

1 Glory Chaser(L) 2-1-5 Dominguez Rice 117 3-1

2 Ben's Boots(L) 6-7-2 Castellano Weaver 117 9-2

3 Hunny of a Tour(L) 9-10-7 Mena Metivier 121 50-1

4 Pea Stone(L) 3-4-4 Chavez Ramos 121 12-1

5 Pretty Cozzy(L) 5-3-4 Maragh Contessa 121 9-2

6 Max's Runner(L) 2-6-1 Velasquez Rodriguez 121 4-1

7 Auric Girl(L) 6-5-5 Studart Toscano 121 15-1

8 Z Cats Meow(L) 3-3-4 Hill Morrison 121 15-1

9 Moonwalk Beauty(L) 4-1-3 Lezcano Martin 119 8-1

10 Angel Wave 7-1-5 Espinoza Schettino 121 20-1

11 Msjerseyroulette(L) 8-5-6 Lenclud Serpe 112 20-1

12 Saratoga Tiger(L) 5-4-3 Bridgmohan Streicher 121 30-1

Also Eligible

13 Miss Dolan's Rose(L) 8-7-5 Lenclud DiSanto 116 20-1

Moonwalk Beauty failed to handle mud last time; rebounds with return to turf. Pretty Cozzy will be sitting pretty if pace meltdown ensues. Max's Runner makes first start for Rudy Rodriguez; must respect. Ben's Boots drops and makes peak start of form cycle; don't ignore.

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