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
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.
|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.