06/05/2014 1:59PM

Pistols Drawn shaky favorite in Purple Violet


ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. – Pistols Drawn’s last-start win over Illinois-bred 3-year-old fillies in the Pretty Jenny Stakes at Hawthorne was dominant, but her Polytrack form at Arlington last summer was equally dismal, and the racing-surface question is like an asterisk next to her 2-1 morning-line odds in the $100,000 Purple Violet Stakes on Saturday at Arlington.