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Arrogate runs into 3-year-old title picture

So, in the wake of Arrogate's devastating, track-record, runaway score in Saturday's Travers Stakes, who is the best 3-year-old male in the land?

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1mDavid Grening | Daily Racing Form

Arrogate crushes Travers Stakes rivals

As he walked briskly into the post-race interview area at Saratoga, trainer Bob Baffert said: "This is better this year. Why didn't we do that last year?"

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Owner Paul Pompa Jr sends out Curlin Stakes winner Connect to take on Exaggerator & Creator in the "Midsummer Derby," the Travers. NY Hotlist's Bob Ehalt analyzes the race.

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7dMike Welsch | Daily Racing Form

Tourist knows where finish line is in Fourstardave

Tourist became a much-deserving Grade 1 winner for the first time when rallying from off a relatively slow pace to a 1-1/4-length victory over A Lot in Saturday's $500,000 Fourstardave.

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7dJay Privman | Daily Racing Form

California Chrome running on cruise control

Beholder, who beat the boys in last year's Pacific Classic, chased California Chrome throughout this year's edition and settled for second, 2-1/4 lengths in front of Dortmund.

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7dSteve Andersen | Daily Racing Form

Harmonize claims victory in Del Mar Oaks

Harmonize was behind the leaders and between fillies with a quarter-mile remaining in Saturday's $301,725 Del Mar Oaks on turf. For jockey Junior Alvarado, Harmonize was in the perfect spot.

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7dSteve Andersen | Daily Racing Form

Saratoga-Del Mar pick four pays $29.95

The 50-cent Saratoga-Del Mar all-stakes pick four returned $22.95 on a bet in which two races were won by the champions Songbird and California Chrome.

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7dJim Dunleavy | Daily Racing Form

Unbridled Mo outduels Tejana in Monmouth Oaks

Unbridled Mo won her third consecutive race at the Monmouth Park meet Saturday, wearing down undefeated Tejana by a neck after a long stretch drive while making her stakes debut.

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7dRon Gierkink | Daily Racing Form

Glenville Gardens holds on in Play the King

Glenville Gardens ($26) proved his win in the allowance prep for the Play the King Stakes wasn't a fluke when he won the Grade 2 Play the King itself at Woodbine on Saturday.

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9dByron King | Daily Racing Form

Plenty of value to be found in all-stakes Pick 4

Del Mar and Saratoga are co-hosting a 50-cent, all-stakes pick four Saturday, a wager that is attractive in that it encompasses the best races from the two tracks and can be played for little.

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8dMike Welsch | Daily Racing Form

Nonna Mela proves best in Adirondack Stakes

Trainer Todd Pletcher continued his dominance of the 2-year-old filly division in New York this summer as Nonna Mela drew off to a very impressive six-length victory over Silvertoni.

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