Tacitus, Frank's Rockette lead Thursday's graded stakes works

Tacitus, Frank's Rockette lead Thursday's graded stakes works
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A pair of talented runners from the Bill Mott barn highlighted Thursday's work tab across the country. Multiple Grade 2 winner and Breeders' Cup Classic hopeful Tacitus drilled 4 furlongs in :50.00, while recent Prioress Stakes winner Frank's Rockette traveled 4 furlongs in :49.60 at Saratoga.

View the full list of Thursday's graded stakes workers below:

Dean Martini (Cairo Prince) a Grade 3 winner (2020 Ohio Derby) worked 4 furlongs in 48.8 at Churchill Downs on Thursday morning. It was the 8th fastest of 37 works at the distance. His previous work was 9 days ago going 4 furlongs at Churchill Downs. In his last start he placed sixth in the Ellis Park Derby going 1 1/8 miles on the main track at Ellis Park on August 9 for trainer Tom Amoss.

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Mugaritz (Dialed In) a Grade 3 winner (2019 Berkeley) worked 3 furlongs in 38.0 at Golden Gate Fields on Thursday morning. It was the 6th fastest of 12 works at the distance. His previous work was 228 days ago going 5 furlongs at Golden Gate Fields. In his last start he placed 7th in the San Antonio (G2) going 1 1/16 miles on the main track at Santa Anita Park on December 28 for trainer Jonathan Wong.

Acclimate (Acclamation) a Grade 2 winner (2019 Del Mar Handicap) worked 5 furlongs in 59.8 at Los Alamitos on Thursday morning. It was the second fastest of 16 works at the distance. His previous work was 7 days ago going 5 furlongs at Los Alamitos. In his last start he placed 9th in the Longines Breeders' Cup Turf (G1) going 1 1/2 miles on the turf at Santa Anita Park on November 2 for trainer Philip D'Amato.

Sneaking Out (Indian Evening) a Grade 2 winner (2020 Great Lady M) worked 6 furlongs in 1:12.0 at Los Alamitos on Thursday morning. It was the fastest of 4 works at the distance. Her previous work was 6 days ago going 5 furlongs at Los Alamitos. In her last start she placed 1st in the Rancho Bernardo H. (G3) going 6 1/2 furlongs on the main track at Del Mar on August 21 for trainer Jerry Hollendorfer.

Well Defined (With Distinction) a Grade 3 winner (2019 Sam F. Davis) worked 4 furlongs in 49.0 at Monmouth Park on Thursday morning. It was the 4th fastest of 13 works at the distance. His previous work was 12 days ago going 4 furlongs at Monmouth Park. In his last start he placed 7th in a starter allowance race going 1 1/16 miles on the main track at Gulfstream Park on March 26 for trainer Kathleen O'Connell.

Flat Out Speed (Flat Out) a Grade 3 winner (2020 Iowa Oaks) worked 3 furlongs in 40.0 at Prairie Meadows on Thursday morning. It was the fastest of 1 works at the distance. This is her first work since her last race. In her last start she placed 1st in the Hawkeyes H. going 1 1/16 miles on the main track at Prairie Meadows on August 29 for trainer Lynn Chleborad.

Frank's Rockette (Into Mischief) a Grade 2 winner (2020 Prioress) worked 4 furlongs in 49.6 at Saratoga on Thursday morning. It was the 6th fastest of 21 works at the distance. This is her first work since her last race. In her last start she placed 1st in the Prioress (G2) going 6 furlongs on the main track at Saratoga on September 5 for trainer Bill Mott.

Tacitus (Tapit) a three time Grade 2 winner (2020 Suburban 2019 Wood Memorial 2019 Tampa Bay Derby) worked 4 furlongs in 50.0 at Saratoga on Thursday morning. It was the 11th fastest of 21 works at the distance. This is his first work since his last race. In his last start he placed 2nd in the Woodward H. (G1) going 1 1/4 miles on the main track at Saratoga on September 5 for trainer Bill Mott.

Captain Scotty (Quality Road) a Grade 2 winner (2020 Palos Verdes) worked 4 furlongs in 49.0 at San Luis Rey Training Center on Thursday morning. It was the second fastest of 3 works at the distance. His previous work was 11 days ago going 4 furlongs at Del Mar. In his last start he placed 6th in an allowance race going 6 furlongs on the main track at Monmouth Park on August 9 for trainer Peter Miller.

Faraway Kitten (Kitten's Joy) a Grade 3 winner (2019 American Derby) worked 5 furlongs in 1:02.0 at Woodbine on Thursday morning. It was the 12th fastest of 17 works at the distance. His previous work was 6 days ago going 6 furlongs at Woodbine. In his last start he placed 10th in an allowance race going 1 1/16 miles on the synthetic at Woodbine on August 2 for trainer Denyse McClachrie.

Firenze Fire (Poseidon's Warrior) a Grade 1 winner (2017 Champagne) worked 5 furlongs in 59.2 at Belmont Park on Thursday morning. It was the fastest of 9 works at the distance. This is his first work since his last race. In his last start he placed 11th in the Forego Presented by America's Best Racing (G1) going 7 furlongs on the main track at Saratoga on August 29 for trainer Kelly Breen. 

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