Will Take Charge , who’s coming off a very disappointing 6th in the GII Alysheba here at Churchill last out is set to face 8 other top divisional rivals in this 2014 Breeders’ Cup Classic “Win and You’re In” test in this Saturday evening’s $500,000, GI Stephen Foster Hcp., for 4yo and up, at 1 1/8 mile over the Churchill Downs main track!
Revolutionary , won the GIII Pimlico Special last out with a last surge to win by a neck!
Departing , who made a named for himself last year by winning the Illinois, West Virgina and Super Derbys’ and last time out won a 1 mile alw outing here in a nice patient trip covering the ground in1:35.4 to a 1 3/4 length victory.
Moonshine Mullin , Winner of that same GII Alysheba last out here in a mostly front running score by 1/2 length over Golden Ticket.
Golden Ticket , 2nd in that same GII Alysheba last out here did surrender a stretch lead that day to come up 1/2 length short at the line. Multiple graded winner here!
Prayer for Relief , 2nd in that same GIII Pimlico Special last time getting beat by that same neck!
Mylute, Derby and Preakness runner from 2013, was 4th in that same GII Alysheba last out but by 5 1/4 length, however!
Long River , whose done well on the NYRA circuit of late did finished 5th in the $1.5 million GII Charles Town Classic last out after being in the early mix!
Jaguar Paw, finished 5th in the GI Clark Hcp. here last fall but was off the board in both of his stakes starts at Oaklawn earlier this season!
“Post Time” – for Race #8, – 9:39 pm EDT!
|1||Revolutionary||M E Smith||118||T A Pletcher||2/1|
|2||Jaguar Paw||S Bridgmohan||114||S S Lyster||30/1|
|3||Moonshine Mullin||C H Borel||118||R L Morse||10/1|
|4||Will Take Charge||G L Stevens||123||D W Lukas||5/2|
|5||Mylute||J Graham||115||T M Amoss||12/1|
|6||Departing||R Albarado||118||A M Stall, Jr.||9/2|
|7||Golden Ticket||J R Leparoux||117||K G McPeek||8/1|
|8||Long River||I Ortiz, Jr.||115||K P McLaughlin||15/1|
|9||Prayer for Relief||J R Velazquez||117||D L Romans||8/1|
Picks are – 1,3,4,7 exacta box with the 6 or 9 at the back-end of a dime super!