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The horses are in the backstretch.
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Then Montalvo eased up and let Starship Bonita slip back to mid-pack for the run down the backstretch.
On lap 150 Kevin Harvick got turned off of turn two by Austin Dillon, creating a massive smoke cloud on the backstretch that began a collection of contenders in the wreck.
But the move the filly made on the backstretch along the rail will be long remembered.
From Week 5 on, however, Marvin’s owners were starvin’. Jones turned out to be a mere pacesetter, racing out to a fast start only to be overtaken by much of the field on the backstretch.
Under Edgard Zayas for the first time, Gunnevera dropped to his customary position at the back of the pack down the backstretch.
The last caution of the race came out just after Kahne passed the overtime line on the backstretch, making his win official as mayhem erupted behind him.
Those anxieties have since trickled down to the backstretch of the Saratoga Race Course, the space most populated by migrant workers in town.
MCDOWELL SPIN: With five laps remaining, Michael McDowell spun on the backstretch and collected Paul Menard, setting up an overtime finish.
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