A field of “10” was just drawn for the 145th running of the $1,250,000, GI Travers Stakes, for 3yos, traveling 1 1/4 mile over the Saratoga main track this Saturday afternoon!
Bayern, 2/1 m/l favorite, winner of the GI Haskell last out!
Tonalist, the 3/1 2nd choice, GI Belmont Stakes winner , 2nd in the GII Jim Dandy Stakes last time!
Wicked Strong, the 7/2 3rd choice, winner of that same GII Jim Dandy Stakes last time!
Mr Speaker, at 10/1, winner of the GI Belmont Derby (turf) last out!
Kid Cruz, at 12/1, winner of the GIII Dwyer Stakes and 3rd in the GII Jim Dandy Stakes last time!
“At 15/1 are the Trio of ; “
V.E. Day, winner of the Curlin Stakes last time out!
Charge Now, 2nd in the Curlin Stakes last time out!
Commanding Curve, 2nd in the GI Kentucky Derby this year!
Viva Majorca, at 20/1, 4th in the Curlin Stakes last time out!
Ulanbator, at 30/1, 3rd in the GIII Dwyer Stakes and 5th in the GII Jim Dandy Stakes last time!
The GI Travers will be carried live along with the GI Ballerina on your NBC Sports channel in a 90-minute broadcast beginning at 4:30 p.m. Eastern time this Saturday. The GI Travers is scheduled for 5:46 p.m.
Post Time for Race # 12 – 5:46 pm EDT
|Commanding Curve||3/c||L||Shaun Bridgmohan||126||Dallas Stewart||15/1|
|Bayern||3/c||L||Martin Garcia||126||B. Baffert||2/1|
|Charge Now||3/c||L||Junior Alvarado||126||William I. Mott||15/1|
|V.E. Day||3/c||L||Javier Castellano||126||James A. Jerkens||15/1|
|Viva Majorca||3/c||L||Julien R. Leparoux||126||Ian R. Wilkes||20/1|
|Tonalist||3/c||L||Joel Rosario||126||Christophe Clement||3/1|
|Wicked Strong||3/c||L||Rajiv Maragh||126||James A. Jerkens||7/2|
|Kid Cruz||3/c||L||Irad Ortiz Jr||126||L. Rice||12/1|
|Ulanbator||3/c||L||Brian Hernandez||126||Ian R. Wilkes||30/1|
|Mr Speaker||3/c||L||Jose lezcano||126||Claude R. McGaughey||10/1|
Picks are – 1,2,6,7 exacta box, with 10 and 8 at the back-end of a super!