On performance figures, Ferocious Fires has often proven fastest, earning good figures with consistency. Undefeated in two starts at Saratoga, he makes his second start off a lengthy layup for Tony Dutrow, who’s 33 percent efficient when going turf to dirt.
Market Psychology showed improved early speed in his latest, goes well of a brief freshening and has shown he can carry his speed at the hybrid distance. Having drawn outside his major rival gives Shaun Bridgmohan an option to play this one off the break.
Taking Market Psychology to win at 2-1 or greater and an exacta box with Ferocious Fires.
Running Totals: (243) 76-50-27. Total Dollar Return: $464.50 [total dollar return]