Lemon Drop Kid On Rail in Whitney

Jeanne G. Vance’s Lemon Drop Kid will start from the rail as the 123-pound highweight in Sunday’s $750,000 Whitney Handicap (gr. I) at Saratoga. The 1 1/8-mile race that drew a field of six is the final leg of the “NTRA Champions on Fox” series.

The field for the Whitney, with jockeys and weights, is:
1--Lemon Drop Kid, Edgar Prado, 123
2--Behrens, Jerry Bailey, 122
3--Golden Missile, Kent Desormeaux, 121
4--David, Aaron Gryder, 114
5--Running Stag, Shane Sellers, 120
6--Cat Thief, Jorge Chavez, 117