07/21/2014 2:55PM

Commanding Curve favors Curlin start over Jim Dandy


SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – The connections of Kentucky Derby runner-up Commanding Curve hope to take the path of least resistance to the $1.25 million Travers Stakes on Aug. 23 by running in Friday’s $100,000 Curlin Stakes instead of Saturday’s Grade 2, $600,000 Jim Dandy at Saratoga.