Today’s 10th race has been taken off the grass and will be run at 5 1/2 furlongs on the main track. With two scratches from the body of the race, the Also Eligible draws in as does the Main Track only, and will break from posts 11 and 12 respectively. The AE, Harrier Hill, was the morning line favorite at 2-1 when the race was carded for the grass.
Last year, 26 horses broke from posts 8 through 12 when racing 5 or 5 1/2 furlongs on the dirt. How many won?
Go to the Horse Racing page for the answer.
The facts are from the Daily Racing Form’s Ultimate Saratoga Players’ Guide.