Results for Stakes Races at Saratoga on July 11.

Opening day at Saratoga Race Course is Thursday, July 11. The opening day card will host to two stakes races:  the Quick Call Stakes (G3T) and the Schuylerville Stake (G3). The Schuylerville Stakes, Race 8, has nine two-year-old fillies entered for the 6 furlong dash on the dirt. The Quick Call Stakes, Race 9, has eleven 3-year-olds entered for the 5 1/2-furlong sprint on the turf. 

Entries and Our Picks for the Schuylerville Stake (G3)

Race 8. Schuylerville Stake (G3). For two-year-old fillies at 6 furlongs on dirt. Purse $150,000.


PP Filly Jockey Trainer M/L
1 Shippy  Jose L. Ortiz Doug F. O’Neill 2/1
2 Integral Luis Saez Todd A. Pletcher 6/1
3 His Glory  Jose Lezcano Thomas M. Amoss 15/1
4 Lula’s Roadrunner  Mychel J. Sanchez Edward J. Coletti, Jr. 20/1
5 Comical  Javier Castellano Doug F. O’Neill 5/1
6 Lady Fatima  Dylan Davis Mark E. Casse 12/1
7 Buxom Beast  Joel Rosario Gary C. Contessa 15/1
8 Aurelia Garland  Joe Bravo Wesley A. Ward SCR
9 Kiss the Girl  John R. Velazquez Todd A. Pletcher 6/1

Summary Results:

$2 Wager Paid

Horse Win Place Show
Comical 8.20 4.50 2.80
Kiss the Girl 5.10 2.90
Shippy 2.40

Buxom Beast ran fourth.

Shippy went off as the even money favorite.

Running time – 1:11.66  Track condition – muddy sealed.

Our Top Three Picks were:

    • Shippy
    • Comical
    • Aurelia Garland



Entries and Our Picks for the Quick Call Stakes (G3T) 

Inaugurated in 2008, the Quick Call was named after the multiple graded stakes winning gelding who won more than half his 16 career victories at the Spa. Trained by Sid Watters, Jr. and Warren Croll, Quick Call finished fifth in the Saratoga Special in 1986, and went on to win nine races there each year from 1987-1990 including the Forego in 1988 and 1989.  He retired in 1992. World Trouble won the 2018 version.

Race 9. Quick Call Stakes (G3T).For three-year-old at 5 1/2 furlongs on the turf. Purse $100,000.


PP Horse Jockey Trainer M/L
1 Abyssinian  John R. Velazquez Wesley A. Ward 7/2
2 Elektronic  Jose Lezcano Linda Rice 10/1
3 Gladiator King  Jose Antonio Gallego Jaime Mejia SCR
4 Listing  Joel Rosario Ben D. A. Cecil 4/1
5 Mount Travers  Jose L. Ortiz Linda Rice SCR
6 Call Paul  Manuel Franco Jason Servis 5/2
7 Fully Loaded  Tyler Gaffalione Ralph E. Nicks 20/1
8 Releasethethunder  Rider TBA Christophe Clement SCR
9 Neverland Rock  Ricardo Santana, Jr. Steven M. Asmussen 20/1
10 Sombeyay  Luis Saez Todd A. Pletcher 6/1
11 Dunph  Irad Ortiz, Jr. Michael J. Maker SCR

Summary Results:

$2 Wager Paid

Horse Win Place Show
Listing 4.80 3.20 2.60
Elektronic  7.50 4.30
Neverland Rock 5.10

Sombeyay ran fourth.

Listing went off as the 7/5 favorite. He won by a 1/2 length. 

Running time – 1:03.94 Track condition – muddy sealed.

Our Top Three Picks were:

  • Sombeyay
  • Listing
  • Elektronic

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