Kid Cruz, a four-length winner of the Private Terms Stakes, takes a step toward a possible Preakness (gr. I) start as the 120-pound highweight in the $100,000 Federico Tesio Stakes April 19 at Pimlico Race Course.
Although he'll be facing some stakes winners when he makes the first stakes start of his career April 4 in the Bay Shore (gr. III) at Aqueduct Racetrack, Favorite Tale figures to receive plenty of attention.
Due Diligence, a son of hot sire War Front, looks dangerous in Belmont Park's Pilgrim Stakes (gr. IIIT). The $200,000 contest Oct. 6 for 2-year-olds is a Breeders' Cup Challenge race for the Juvenile Turf (gr. IT).
|Horse||Trainer||Breeder / Owner|
|Alex Inc||Robert E. Reid, Jr.||
|Charleymillionaire||Gregory D. Sacco||
|Hot Heir Skier||Benjamin W. Perkins, Jr.||
|Oliver Zip||Kelly J. Breen||
|Pax Orbis||Timothy J. Tullock, Jr.||