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Palace Malice Favored
If the post position draw for Saturday's Whitney looked a lot like the one for last year's Travers, there's a reason.
Because this year's Whitney is, in a lot of ways, a rematch of last year's Travers.
At The Post
The 144th Travers Stakes takes place this weekend and the post positions with jockeys have been announced.  Here is the list:
Saratoga Weekly Roundup – Fourstardave Weekend
It was a roller-coaster week at Saratoga, but one highlighted by a few unbelievable shows of class.
Time flies when you're having fun, they say.
Does it also fly when you're making it rain cash all over Saratoga?  How about when the complexities of horse racing rob the contents of your …
Saratoga Saturday Recap
It was another gorgeous day at historic Saratoga Race Course and the fans filed in early.  What would they see?  History and a Triple Crown race winner steal the show.
Stay Thirsty Wins Travers Stakes
As the northeast prepares for Hurricane Irene and all the rain water it'll bring, there was some irony at the 142nd Travers as Stay Thirsty wins the Mid-Summer Derby. Stay Thirsty was able to defeat Preakness winner Shackleford and Belmont winner Ruler on Ice.
Uncle Mo Out Of Derby
Say it isn't so, Mo.
Uncle Mo has pulled out of Saturday's Kentucky Derby due to an stomach ailment that has reduced his appetite and energy.