LAUREL: LASIX-FREE BABY RACE DRAWS FULL FIELD
Laurel Park’s first 2-year-old race of 2020 will highlight Friday’s program. The 5-furlong event drew a field of 10 colts and geldings and will be run as the sixth race. The purse is $40,000.
Mopo Racing’s Alwaysinahurry will go to post for trainer Dale Capuano. The son of Great Notion finished second in his debut July 13 at Delaware Park.
- Bug boy Charlie Marquez headed to New YorkApprentice rider Charlie Marquez, just 17, will move his tack to New York, where he’ll team up with agent Angel Cordero, Jr.
Trainer Cathal Lynch has entered two horses including San Antone, a son of Bourbon Courage who has finished second twice at Delaware Park. Also entered are Kake’scharmingboy, a son of Union Rags trained by Michael Matz, Alpha Queue, who goes to post for Team Gaudet, and Gallant George, a son of Orb trained by John Salzman Sr.
Juvenile races at Laurel will be run this year without the medication Lasix. A maiden special weight and a maiden claimer for two-year-old fillies are both offered as extras for Saturday.