Toni Tools, Stallwalkin' Dude win stakes at rainy Aqueduct
NEW YORK (AP) Toni Tools and Stallwalkin' Dude won stakes in the mud and rain on Sunday at Aqueduct.
Toni Tools extended her winning streak to three with a half-length victory over Passporttovictory in the $150,000 New York Stallion Stakes for 2-year-old fillies.
Manny Franco was aboard for trainer Todd Pletcher as the 5-1 shot paid $13.40 to win. The time was 1:14.43 for the six furlongs.
Stallwalkin' Dude, a 6-year-old gelding, was a two-length winner over Green Gratto in the $100,000 Gravesend.
The even-money favorite ridden by Irad Ortiz, Jr. for trainer David Jacobson paid $4.10 to win. It was the 17th victory in 48 starts for the career winner of $1.2 million.
The time was 1:11.80 for six furlongs.