MUCHO GUSTO (Mucho Macho Man) recently 2nd in the Haskell Invitational Stakes (Gr. 1) will start from post 7. He is owned by Michael Lund Petersen and trained by Bob Baffert. Next to him in post 8 is CHESS CHIEF (Into Mischief) who was recently 2nd in the West Virginia Derby (Gr. 3). CHESS CHIEF is owned by the Estate of James J. Coleman, Jr. and trained by Dallas Stewart.
MUCHO GUSTO was consigned by Kirkwood and sold for $625,000 to his owner at Fasig Tipton Timonium. CHESS CHIEF was prepared for racing at Kirkwood Stables.