Albert Fried Jr.'s Affirmed Success continues to be one of New York's great success stories. The 8-year-old son of 1978 Triple Crown winner Affirmed - racing's 11th and last Triple Crown winner - Affirmed Success worked five furlongs in a bullet :59 4/5, breezing for trainer Richard Schosberg.
Also expected for the Met Mile are: Aldebaran (115); Burning Roma (116); Crafty C.T. (115); D'wildcat (115); E Dubai (116); Grey Memo (116); Redattore (116); Voodoo (113) and Wake At Noon (116). Questionable is Swept Overboard (117).