03/02/2017 1:46PM

Battaglia Memorial contenders have questions to answer


Questions abound in most winter or early-spring stakes for 3-year-olds, particularly routes, in which many entrants are untested going a distance of ground. Saturday’s $100,000 John Battaglia Memorial Stakes continues that trend and offers the added wrinkle of a few runners being unproven on Polytrack, the synthetic surface at Turfway Park.