Las Vegas, NV - The Grade 3 Bay Shore Stakes comes our way from Aqueduct Racetrack in Queens, New York this Saturday, April 6 on what is a stacked Saturday card. A group of three year olds will sprint seven furlongs on Aqueduct's main track as they try to secure the winner's portion of the $250,000 purse.
A field of nine has been confirmed for the Bay Shore - race 9 on Aqueduct's crazy Saturday schedule. Post time is 5:14 PM. Let's take a look into the credentials of all nine entries for this Grade 3 race.
2013 Bay Shore Stakes Race Favorites
Clearly Now - has five career starts with two wins to start his career and two thirds in his next two - one of the thirds coming in Grade 3 Holy Bull at Gulfstream January 26 at 42-1 odds and the other in the minor Display Stakes December 1. Last time out was his best result to date - an impressive win in the Grade 3 Swale Stakes by 1 3/4 lengths at this distance at Gulfstream March 2. He is one of the only graded stakes winner in the field along with...
Honorable Dillon - has five career starts for trainer Eddie Kenneally with two wins, a second and a third place finish - the only off the board finish coming last time out - a seventh in the Grade 2 Tampa Bay Derby. He has a third in a MSW in his career debut, a MSW score at Saratoga in August, a second place finish to Singanothersong as 13-10 favorite in an Allowance Optional Claiming at Gulfstream January 4 and a terrific win in the Grade 2 Hutcheson Stakes at Gulfstream February 2 at this distance to her credit already. Honorable Dillon will be looking to avenge by far her worst career outing Saturday.
Bay Shore Stakes 2013 | Remaining Field Entries
Maleeh - has just two career starts for trainer Kiaran McLaughlin, both this year and both on this track. Last time out was a nice win in the minor Fred "Cappy" Capossela Stakes ahead of Clawback after a MSW score in her debut January 6. He starts from the 2 hole looking to keep the role going.
Clawback - started his career with two straight seconds in MSW races and won his next two - a MSW here December 13 and the minor Jimmy Winkfield Stakes at Aqueduct January 21. Last time out was an OK third in the minor Fred "Cappy" Capossela Stakes also on this track March 9. He starts from the rail for trainer Rick Violette.
Silver Morgan - raced to a fourth in the minor Fred "Cappy" Capossela Stakes last time out here March 9 after an Allowance Optional Claiming score at Laurel Park February 16 in his third career start, a second in an Allowance and a MSW score in his debut at Parx November 26.
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The Truth and K G - Rudy Rodriguez colt enters the Bay Shore having won three of his last four starts including an Allowance Optional Claiming last time out here March 7, a Starter Optional Claiming on this track January 10 and a Maiden Claiming here in November. His only stakes action came two back - a second in the minor Java Gold Stakes on this track February 10.
Declan's War - Nicholas Zito pupil has just three career stars with two wins - a MSW in his debut at Belmont Park October 18 and last time out in an Allowance Optional Claiming at Gulfstream March 6. His other career result was a second in an Allowance Optional Claiming at Gulfstream February 9.
Retreive - has five career starts - all MSW races. He is coming off a score at Gulfstream February 22 after a second February 3 and a fifth January 1 also at Gulfstream. He takes a huge step up in competition but appears to be in the best form of her career ahead of the Bay Shore.
Salutos Amigos - raced in stakes company for the first time last time out and finished a somewhat disappointing fifth in the Grade 2 San Felipe Stakes at Santa Anita after three MSW races produced a win two back by 3 3/4 lengths, a fourth and a second respectively.
2013 Bay Shore Stakes Entries & Odds
Race 9 on Aqueduct Racetrack's Saturday card with a Post Time of 5:14 PM.
|1||Clawback||I. Ortiz, Jr.||R. Violette, Jr.|
|2||Maleeh||E. Castro||K. McLaughlin|
|3||Retreive||J. Alvarado||J. Englehart|
|4||Salutos Amigos||J. Velazquez||E. Guillot|
|5||Declan's Warrior||J. Lezcano||N. Zito|
|6||Honorable Dillon||J. Rosario||E. Kenneally|
|7||Silver Morgan||A. Arroyo||G. Preciado|
|8||Clearly Now||J. Castellano||B. Lynch|
|9||The Truth and K G||C. Velasquez||R. Rodriguez|