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Saber's Santa Anita horse racing wagering picks

Saber’s Santa Anita analysis for Saturday

Race 1 

California bred maidens go 5 1/2 furlongs on the grass. No. 2 Utalknboutpractice has a big last work and gets a major rider upgrade. No. 7 Count Alexei missed by a head last out in his debut race. 2***7** 

Race 2 

The $100K Grade 3 Wilshire for fillies and mares traveling a flat mile on the grass. No. 5 Keeper Ofthe Stars just won the Grade 1 Gamely here on May 25th. No. 6 Toninette has gone 4 for 4 on this grass course and is very live off the layoff. 5-6 

Race 3 

$32K claimers go six furlongs. No. 5 Jan’s Reserve is very live in this his second start off the layoff and a real nice work on the 14th of June. We will take our shot and single. 5** 

Race 4 

Maiden fillies and mares go 5 1/2 furlongs on the grass. No. 8 Moonhall Milly has run back to back good races on this turf course. No. 11 Officious looks sneaky at a price off the layoff. 8-11 

Race 5 

$25K claimers go six furlongs. No. 5 Sorriso looks perfectly spotted off the maiden win. No. 7 Cryin Chuck gets Umberto Rispilo riding for trainer John Sadler in this his second start off the layoff. He will like the extra half a furlong today. 7**-5 

Race 6 

$40K optional claimers go 5 1/2 furlongs on the grass. No. 2 Unbridled Ethos will get a fast early pace to make his late run as will No. 5 City Rage. No. 8 Silardi looks spotted for action of the nice maiden win. 2-5-8 

Race 7 

$62,500 optional claimers travel 1 1/16 miles. No. 6 Multiplier looks like a great single. He will get a fast early pace to make his late run and jockey Flavien Prat is back in the irons, 6*** 

Race 8 

California bred $20K optional claimers go 5 1/2 furlongs on the grass. No.6 A Man’s Man looks to be sitting on a big effort. No. 8 Jetovator has run three straight big races on this 5 1/2 furlong turf course. 6-8 

Race 9 

The $100K Lazaro Barrera for 3-year-olds going 6 1/2 furlongs. No. 2 Ragtime Blues gets big race Mike Smith riding for trainer Bob Baffert. This colt cost $500K and is very highly regarded. No. 1 Collusion Illusion is the main danger and will sit back and look to run down Ragtime Blues in the stretch. 1-2 

Race 10 

The $150K Snow Chief traveling 1 1/8 miles on the grass for California bred. No. 2 Margot’s Boy is the speed and he just took 80K open company optional claimers wire to wire. No. 7 Indian Peak exits the same race as Margot’s Boy and now gets jockey Mike Smith riding. 7-2 

Race 11 

$20K maidens travel a flat mile. No. 4 Vodka Twist and No. 7 Ultimate Mystery make this a two-horse race with the scratch of World Affa. 4-7 

Race 12 

$32K optional claimers travel a flat mile on the grass. No. 3 Mystery Messenger gets Kent Desormeaux up first off the Vladimir Cerin $32K claim and the stretch out. The one time Kent rode this gelding he got the win. No. 4 Blackout exits the same race as Mystery Messenger as does No. 8 Spanish Hombre. 3-4-8 

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