07/17/2014 1:02PM

Speed vs. speed in Sanford

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SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – Saturday’s $150,000 Sanford Stakes at Saratoga likely will not send anyone rushing to make future bets on next year’s Kentucky Derby but should – at least for the time being – determine who is the fastest 2-year-old in the area, with a fleet field of nine juveniles set to go six furlongs in the Grade 2 dash.