04/28/2011 11:00AM

Keeneland: Scratches and changes for Thur., Apr. 28 - on Turf


No joke, the sun is shining in Kentucky.


And Keeneland, despite the rain in the Bluegrass this past week, is on the turf, though the course is understandably yielding.

Here are the changes on the card.

Scratches & Changes
Thursday, April 28, 2011
Race Description
1 1st Race #2--Rollinwithdittleman--Will race with blinkers ON
#4--Baron Slew--SCRATCH   2nd Race #6--Whirling Thunder--Jockey change to Robby Albarado   3rd Race #3--Nine to Five Lady--SCRATCH #9--Incentive--Will race with Adjunct #11--Warm Hugs--SCRATCH #13AE--Brandywine View--SCRATCH #14AE--High On Kitten--SCRATCH   4th Race -- NO CHANGES   5th Race #11--Ivebeensickuknow--Jockey change to Stevica Djuric   6th Race #13AE--C P Hath a Way--SCRATCH #14AE--Smart N Lonely--SCRATCH   7th Race -- NO CHANGES   8th Race -- Grey Goose Bewitch (G3) #1--Persuading--SCRATCH #3--Zapparition--SCRATCH #4--Silver La Belle--Will race with Adjunct #6--Honimiere (IRE)--Will race with Lasix   9th Race #1--Charming She Is--SCRATCH #2--Devil's Prize--SCRATCH #12--Asian Market--Jockey change to Jose Vega

Track Conditions, Maintenance & Weather

Thursday, April 28, 2011 8:00 AM
Polytrack is fast. Turf course is yielding.
The Gallop Master will be used after training, once with the tines set at 4 inches and again with the tines set at 3.5 inches.  It will be used again after races 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 8 and 9 at 3.5 inches.   Current grass height is 5.5 inches. Rail is down.