08/10/2015 1:56PM

Birdstone distance suits Tacticus


SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – There are many reasons to believe the second U.S. start by Tacticus will be a lot better than his first. The question is whether that makes him good enough to win Wednesday’s 1 3/4-mile Birdstone Stakes, which lured a field of eight led by defending champ Micromanage and Cary Street.