Saber’s Del Mar Picks is an independent sports news and information service. has partnerships with some of the top legal and licensed sportsbook companies in the US. When you claim a bonus offer or promotion through a link on this site, Gaming Today may receive referral compensation from the sportsbook company. Although the relationships we have with sportsbook companies may influence the order in which we place companies on the site, all reviews, recommendations, and opinions are wholly our own. They are the recommendations from our authors and contributors who are avid sports fans themselves.

For more information, please read How We Rank Sportsbooks, Privacy Policy, or Contact Us with any concerns you may have.

Gaming Today is licensed and regulated to operate in AZ, CO, CT, DC, IA, IL, IN, KS, LA, MD, MI, NV, NJ, NY, PA, TN, VA, WV, & WY.

Saber’s Del Mar analysis for Friday

Race 1 

$50K starter allowance runners travel a flat mile on the turf. No. 1 Scarto had a nice prep for this going five furlongs on the grass here. He will love the mile trip today. No. 6 Avalanche is a deep closer and will need a fast early pace and clear sailing down the lane. 1**-6 

Race 2 

$40K maiden fillies and mares go six furlongs. No. 3 Kaely’s Candy showed good early speed in her debut race at Los Alamitos TB. No. 5 Lady On Ice worked a bullet here on July 31 for this her first start. No. 6 Saving Sophie has had her chances but drops to her lowest level. 3-5-6 

Race 3 

$40K maidens go six furlongs. No. 5 Full Draw gets jockey Flavien Prat riding for trainer John Sadler off a big last work. No. 7 Veteran looks live off the layoff at a fair price. No. 9 Candy Shopper gets his second start and a good post position. 5-7-9 

Race 4 

$16K fillies and mares go six furlongs. No. 5 Uno Trouble Maker drops in class looking for the win. No. 8 Busy Paynter looks the speed on the drop and won the last time she ran for a $16K price tag. 5-8 

Race 5 

$40K claimers go five furlongs on the grass. No. 10 Nero is in from Churchill Downs and gets back to a sprint after traveling a flat mile on the grass. He owns a big work on August 1st. All systems are a go! 10*** 

Race 6 

$40K maiden 2-year-olds go five furlongs. No. 6 Doghouse had a big work from the gate for his debut. No. 5 Mr. Pickles is in from Churchill Downs off a good second vs $75K 2-year-olds. 5**- 6 

Race 7 

$50K starter allowance fillies and mares travel a flat mile on the grass. It took No. 7 Y Not Sizzle 12 races to get the maiden win. These type usually come right back and run big next out. No. 3 Danceformunny is claim proof off her big maiden win. 7-3 

Race 8 

The $150K Grade 2 Sorento Stakes at six furlongs for 2-year-old fillies. No. 4 My Girl Red looked great breaking her maiden first out of the box. After her this this race is an all. 4 -all 

Race 9 

California bred maiden fillies and mares go five furlongs on the grass. No. 2 Lets Get Wild gets a major rider upgrade off a close 3rd last out going 5 1/2 furlongs on the grass at Santa Anita. No. 6 Leggs Galore was last seen at OP and we see a wake-up race here. No. 8 That’s Amare is a first time starter with a big last work and jockey Flavien Prat riding for trainer Phil D’Amato. 8-2-6 

*Denotes Best Bets 


About the Author

Get connected with us on Social Media