06/04/2014 12:46PM

Met Mile rail hardly ideal for Palace Malice


ELMONT, N.Y. – The Metropolitan Handicap was already going to be a stern challenge for Palace Malice. It became even more difficult when last year’s Belmont Stakes winner drew the rail in a top-shelf field of 13 entered Wednesday for Saturday’s $1.25 million Metropolitan Handicap at Belmont Park.