Saber's Selection

Oct 24, 2010 3:00 AM


OAK TREE at HOLLYWOOD PARK

Race 1

 

No. 4 The Phenom takes the big drop in class for Mike Mithcell but he is a master at this move, No. 6 Sammy Choi drops out of the same race. Trainer Jerry Hollendorfer ships in the undefeated No. 2 He Is and he is just may be this good. 2-4-6

Race 2

 

No. 9 Victory Dash has finished in the money in all five of her starts here and she may have found a group of 3yo fillies she can beat from off the pace. 9

Key Play

$10 win and place 9 for $20

Race 3

 

No. 1 Tales In Excess lost at .30 cents on the dollar last time out and she will try and redeem herself but will encounter a ton of other early speed. No. 4 Pleasing Sunrise may be the one that enjoys the best trip as she will sit behind all the early speed and try and pounce down the lane. 1-4

Key Play

$2 exacta box 1-4 for $4

$10 win and place 4 for $20

Race 4

 

No. 2 T.K.Fortysix is a first time starter whose dam has dropped five winners from five starters including 3 turf winners. No. 4 All Slews Star is a first time starter for O’Neill who attracts the services of jockey Bejarano, his dam has dropped two winners from three starters including a turf winner. No. 6 Shelter Cove is the stablemate of All Slews Star and he will show all his speed today with P Val riding. No. 7 Ransom Demand and No. 8 Mr Artistic are two more live first time starters in this 6 furlong turf sprint if it stays on the grass. 2-4-6-7-8

Key Play

.50 cent pick four

1st 2-4-6

2nd 9

3rd 1-4

4th 2-4-6-7-8 for $15

Race 5

 

The last time No. 2 Dish The Dirt started here she won, No. 5 Small But Mighty will improve second off the layoff and with the big jockey change. 2-5

Race 6

 

No. 1 Marino’s Star will go better today with Espinoza getting back aboard, No. 3 Papa Lev has had the hangs the last two races but Bajarano sticks, No. 4 Cat River is a first time starter for the solid Carla Gaines and his dam has dropped six winners from six starters including a turf winner. 1-3-4

Key Play

$2 exacta box 1-3-4 for $12

$2 double

5th 2-5

6th 1-3-4 for $12

Race 7

 

No. 3 Island Run gets a major jockey switch, No. 4 Mr. Monkey Jones is back in town and Rosario says he will ride, No. 6 Sea Of Pleasure looks like the lone speed. 3-4-6

Race 8

 

No. 1 Hemera is very consistent and overdue for her first win in the country. No. 6 Charm The Crowd is a lightly raced filly who just may be this good. No. 7 Jet Blue Girl will appreciate the longer distance. 1-6-7

Race 9

 

No. 3 Teenage Dancer drops into a winning spot, No. 4 Primed also drops into a winning spot and Bejarano gets back aboard. No. 8 D’Elegance will try and run them all down. 3-4-8

Key Play

$2 exacta box 3-4-8 for $12

$.50 cent pick four

6th 1-3-4

7th 3-4-6

8th 1-6-7

9th 3-4-8 for $40.50

GOLDEN GATE FIELDS

Race 1

Baze gets aboard No. 2 Five Silver Stars and he won the last time he rode this filly, No. 3 Snowflake Obsidian is a proved turf runner with a hot jock. No. 4 Washington Bridge is the stablemate of Stars. 2-3-4

Race 2

No. 2 Mr. Furious will go better in this his second off the layoff and the drop in class, No. 3 Move Over Marino will rebound with the drop and turnback in distance. No. 7 Go Baroque is solid at this level. 2-3-7

Key Play

$2 double

1st 2-3-4

2nd 2-3-7 for $18

Race 3

It could be now or never for No. 1 Upstairs Maid as she will not find an easier group of straight maiden fillies. No. 3 Sachariste is a sneaky Hollendorfer shipper with Baze. 1-3

Key Play

$10 Q 1-3 for $10

Race 4

No. 2 Grant Marty Adream may be set in this her third off the layoff, No. 3 Musical Genius is a live first time starter whose dam has dropped two winners from two starters, No. 5 Ocean Hawk drops trying to cash. No. 9 Avilion Air is another dropper with speed.

2-3-5-9

Key Play

$2 double

3rd 1-3

4th 2-3-5-9 for $16

Race 5

No. 2 Lunch Time is a win machine and can handle any distance, No. 8 Luberon comes off a very impressive win at this level and distance. No. 9 Strong Premonition is in top form and gets his first start off the John Martin claim and he also gets a hot jock. 2-8-9

Key Play

$2 exacta box 2-8-9 for $12

Race 6

No. 1 Tasmanian Tanner has some good win early breeding, No. 3 Sky Brite Miss is the best of the fillies that have run. No. 4 Lady From Denver was just a half length behind Miss last time out. 1-3-4

Key Play

$2 double

5th 2-8-9

6th 1-3-4 for $18

$4 Q 3 with 1-4 for $8

Race 7

It took No. 3 Old College Try 10 starts to break his maiden but looks spotted for action off that win. No. 4 Sky Thrill is a dropper with big speed and a hot jock. No. 8 Super Salesman will be coming late. 3-4-8

Key Play

$2 double

6th 3-4

7th 3-4-8 for $12

Race 8

No. 1 Kali looks very live off the layoff for Mason who can pop with these types, No. 6 Advance Ticket is the one that will be flying late. 1-6

Key Play

$10 Q 1-6 for $10

Race 9

The one that we like is No. 13 Brainville but he is stuck on the also list, if he gets in we will play if not we pass.

CHECK FOR LATE SCRATCHES AND RACES TAKEN OFF THE GRASS AND THE SADDLE CLOTH NUMBERS AND MAKE SURE THEY MATCH UP WITH OUR SELECTION NUMBERS.

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RESULTS:

Oak Tree at Hollywood Park
Race 1 we ran one two
Race 2 we lost
Race 3 we ran second and third
Race 4 we ran one two three
Race 5 we lost
Race 6 we had the winner
Race 7 we had the winner
Race 8 we had the winner
Race 9 we had the winner and hit  the late pick four

Golden Gate
Race 1 we ran one two
Race 2 we ran one two
Race 3 we ran one two
Race 4 we ran one two and the pick four paid $296 for a buck and we hit the $2.00 double for $68.80
Race 5 we had the winner
Race 6 we lost
Race 7 we had the winner
Race 8 we had the big price winner
Race 9 our pick was scratched.