Gun Runner has been installed as the 9-5 morning line favorite and Arrogate is the 2-1 second choice for the $6 million Breeders’ Cup Classic (Grade 1), which will be run Saturday at Del Mar in Del Mar, Calif.
Scheduled post time is 8:35 p.m. Eastern for the 1 1/4-mile dirt stakes for 3-year-olds and up. It is the 12th race on Saturday’s Del Mar card.
Post positions were drawn on Monday evening, with eleven entrants.
Trainers and jockeys are listed in parentheses.
1. Arrogate (B. Baffert, M. Smith) 2-1
2. War Decree (A. O'Brien, S. Heffernan)30-1
3. Win the Space (G. Papaprodromou, J. Talamo) 30-1
4. War Story (J. Navarro, J. Ortiz) 30-1
5. Gun Runner (S. Asmussen, F. Geroux) 9-5
6. Mubtaahij (B. Baffert, D. Van Dyke) 12-1
7. Churchill (A. O'Brien, R Moore) 15-1
8. West Coast (B. Baffert, J. Castellano) 6-1
9. Gunnevera (A. Sano, E. Zayas) 30-1
10. Pavel (D. O'Neill, M. Gutierrez) 20-1
11. Collected (B. Baffert, M. Garcia) 6-1
--weights are 126 pounds for 4-YOs and up and 122 pounds for3-YOs. Four entrants are 3-YOs. They are Churchill, West Coast, Gunnevera, and Pavel.