Las Vegas, NV - The 121 st running of the Grade 1 Spinaway Stakes is on tap for this Sunday, September 2 from Saratoga Raceway in upstate New York. Two year old fillies will be featured when they go seven furlongs on Saratoga's main track in search of their share of the $300,000 purse.
A field of seven juvenile fillies will line up for the Spinaway. It is race 10 on Saratoga's Sunday card with a post time of 5:56 PM. Let's take a look at the seven entries and what we can expect from them in this Grade 1 race.
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Teen Pauline - Steve Asmussen filly has one career start and it was an impressive one - a win here July 25 in track record time. She is cross-entered in the Sorority Stakes at Monmouth on Sunday. Teen Pauline, if she runs will be ridden by Julien Leparoux from the rail and is the co-Morning Line favorite will run as part of a coupled entry with ...
Dreaming of Julia - Todd Pletcher filly enters the Spinaway and another with just one career start and one win. Her win came on August 6 by an astounding ten and a half lengths on this track and she will have legendary jockey John Velazquez in the saddle.
Spinaway Stakes 2012 | Remaining Field Entries
Seasoned Warrior - The legendary Bill Mott trains Seasoned Warrior. She is coming off a maiden victory by three and three quarters lengths here in her second career start after a second to Baby J in her career debut at Belmont Park.
So Many Ways - won a Maiden Special Weight race on June 9 at Parx and followed that up with a very impressive score against many of her Spinaway rivals in the Grade 3 Schuylerville Stakes by four and a half lengths here on July 20. Trainer Anthony Dutrow may have something special on his hands with this filly.
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Baby J - finished third most recently in the Grade 3 Schuylerville behind So Many Ways in her second career start to follow a win in a Maiden Special Weight race at Belmont Park on June 28 in her career debut.
Corail - Todd Pletcher pupil won her only career start on August 1 by three and a half lengths in a five and a half furlong sprint.
Sweet Shirley Mae - broke maiden in his first career start in May at Belmont an most recently was fifth in the Grade 3 Schuylerville Stakes here on July 20.
2012 Spinaway Stakes Entries & Odds
Race 10 on Saratoga's Sunday card with a Post Time of 5:56 PM.
|1||Teen Pauline||J. Leparoux||S. Asmussen|
|1A||Dreaming of Julia||J. Velazquez||T. Pletcher|
|2||Corail||C. DeCarlo||T. Pletcher|
|3||So Many Ways||J. Castellano||A. Dutrow|
|4||Sweet Shirley Mae||K. Desormeaux||W. Ward|
|5||Baby J||R. Dominguez||R. Dutrow, Jr.|
|6||Seasoned Warrior||J. Alvarado||W. Mott|