YONKERS NY, Saturday, October 5, 2013--Yonkers Raceway Saturday night hosted the $400,000 Fall Harvest Series, with eight, $50,000 events for New York-bred 2- and 3-year-old pacers and trotters of both sexes and gaits.
The races were open to those who were not eligible to compete in last week's Night of Champions.
The glory went to...
--2-year-old trotting colts/geldings--Expressive Action (by ); breeder-owner-trainer John
Grasso/driver ; (first life win); 1:59.2/$4.40;
--2-year-old trotting fillies--Annie's List (by); owner Any Miller Stables/trainer /driver Bartlett; 1:59.1/$7;
--2-year-old pacing colts/geldings--All Betts Off (by); co-owners (as Burke Racing, trainer) ,Frank Baldachino,Panhellenic Stb,Rosemary Shelswell/driver ; 1:54.1/$2.30;
--2-year-old pacing fillies--Wondering Heart (by); lessee E. Daniel Bittle,Lon Frocione,Charles III and IV Keller/trainer /driver Brennan; (first life win) 1:55.3/$13.80;
--3-year-old trotting fillies --Bostonz Credit (by); co-owner (trainer) ,David Anderson/driver ; 1:59.2/$32.80;
--3-year-old pacing fillies--Brussels Hanover (by); owner Gty Stables/trainer Jr./driver ; 1:55.4/$5.40;
--3-year-old trotting colts/geldings--Rolls Blue Chip (by); co-owners (trainer) Tom and June Durand,Alan Smith/driver Brennan; 1:56.2/$13;
--3-year-old pacing colts/geldings--Ronnny Bugatti,g (by
Among Brennan's quartet, All Bets Off, was more like All Bets On, with $33,148 of the $36,068 in the show pool wagered in his direction.
The Raceway continues its normal five-night-per-week live schedule, with first post every Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 7:10 PM. Evening simulcasting accompanies all live programs, with afternoon simulcasting available around the NYRA schedule. Special early simulcasting of Sunday's l'Arc de 'Triomphe from Longchamp in Paris begins at 10 AM.