Only one horse in Monday's $150,000 National Museum of Racing Hall of Fame Handicap (gr. IIT) has a graded stakes grass win, so there are plenty of contenders looking to step up on the Saratoga turf course.
- Chestnut Gelding
- Born 2002
- KY -Bred
|Trainer||Jonathan E. Sheppard|
|Prince Rahy View Five-Cross Pedigree||Rahy||Blushing Groom (FR)|
|Hishi Lover||Pleasant Colony|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent||($90,000)|
|Two-year-old||Dogwood Stable||Robert N. Scanlon, agent||$150,000|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.
Favored Rey de Cafe, who always likes to make it interesting, did so again. He was between horses in a tight finish and just got his nose in front to take the $114,700 Hill Prince Stakes (gr. IIIT) Friday at Belmont Park.
A mishap ruined his last start, but Prince Rahy looks ready to take on stakes company for the first time in Saturday's $100,000 Palm Beach Stakes (gr. IIIT), according to trainer Frank Alexander.