Mike Maker quartet leads Kentucky Turf Cup

The Grade III, $600,000 Kentucky Turf Cup headlines the Saturday action at Kentucky Downs. The 1 1/2-mile grass clash lured a full field of 12 and two also-eligibles. The Turf Cup goes as the last of 10 races; estimated post time is 6:42 p.m. EST. Plenty of top jockeys will make the trip this Saturday,…

Shoemaker Mile draws strong six-horse group

Six of America’s best turf milers have come together to contest the Grade I, $400,000 Shoemaker Mile at Santa Anita Park this Saturday. It’ll go as Race 6 on the program at the Southern California venue, with an estimated post time of 4:30 p.m. PST. #1 HEART TO HEART (9-5, morning-line favorite) is clearly the…