Saber’s Horse Selections

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SANTA ANITA

Race 1

Jockey Kayla Stra looks to have a big shot at grabbing one of her boxcars wins in this race with No. 5 Rino U who is one of two closers in this speed laden field, the other is No. 7 Super Candy. 5-7

Race 2

No. 3 Warren’s Morgan could be the speed of the speed with the light weight, No. 4 Kvell has had her chances but gets off the grass and gets a turn back in distance and finds a very soft group of 30k maiden claimers. No. 6 Sudden Ghost is not a proven loser as yet and drops into an action spot. 3-4-6

Key Play

$2 double

1st 5-7

2nd 3-4-6= $12

Race 3

Rosario gets on the Golden Gate interloper No. 1 Pure Storm, No. 2 Roman Chic has her claiming price hacked in half and she will try and wire them. No. 5 Ballistic Blonde looks to have a shot off the layoff for a very sneaky outfit. 1-2-5

Race 4

No. 2 Star Nicholas is a 9yo gelding who still has some run in those old legs and at this level he could be tough, No. 5 Fandino follows Nick down the ladder. No. 8 Slam Slew ran a good one here for 20k in his last start and will be tough right back. 2-5-8

Race 5

We have 3yo maidens going a flat mile on the grass, No. 3 Qatar’s Pearl just missed at this distance in his last start on the Hollywood green, No. 8 Brother Francis will try and get the maiden breaker after facing graded stakes company in his last two races. No. 11 Segway is a first time starter for trainer Dick Mandella, his dam has dropped three winners from five starters and all won on the grass. 3-8-11

Key Play

$2 exacta box 3-8-11= $12

Race 6

No. 3 Hout Bay has run her best races here and there is enough early speed in here to set up her late run. 3

Race 7

No. 3 Chosen Miracle comes off the layoff but looks ready to fire a big shot down the hill, No. 4 Rauschenberg will be making his usual late run. No. 6 Royal F J has never been off the board on this turf course and won the only time he came down the hill. If No. 8 Joes Blazing Aaron can clear early he could be gone. 3-4-6-8

Key Play

$2 double

6th 3

7th 3-4-6-8= $8

Race 8

In the Grade 2 San Fernando No. 8 Tapizar makes his first start since running fifth in the BC dirt mile jockey Nakatani gets the leg up with Gomez hurt, No. 1 Prayer For Relief will be stalking on the rail. 1-8

Race 9

No. 1 Ron Burgandy drops into a maiden claimer for the first time and gets back on the main, No. 8 Mon Coeur finds Rosario riding for a very low profile outfit and is a must use. 1-8

Key Play

$2 double

8th 1-8

9th 1-8= $8

GOLDEN GATE

Race 1

No. 3 Chatnwithaschooner is the one to beat with the drop to this level, No. 6 General Rule will try and sneak away early. 3-6

Race 2

No. 3 Summer Suntan drops to a level that makes him very dangerous. 2

Race 3

No. 1 Script This gets her first start off the claim, she exits our HTW list off a rousing maiden breaker, her ex stablemate No. 2 Royal Trick looks to be the main danger along with No. 3 Oh Frankie Oh. 1-2-3

Key Play

$6 Q box 1-2-3= $18

Race 4

No. 5 Praise For Dubai ships in gets Krigger and will be a danger at this low level. 5

Race 5

No. 4 Capital Miss drops big time but Baze sticks, No. 8 Paprika Red looks very sneaky at a big price. 4-8

Race 6

No. 5 Magico looks very live first out of the box for a sharp trainer and that five furlong work says GO! No. 8 Warren’s Vanwinkle gets off the grass and ran good here in his only try on the main. No. 9 Sabe is in from Santa Anita and gets the Baze/Hollendorfer connections and takes the huge drop in class. 5-8-9

Key Play

$2 exacta box 5-8-9= $12

$4 Exacta 9 with 5-8= $8

Race 7

No. 3 I C Sputnik will go better today with the move back to six furlongs, No. 7 Al Swearengen had his race and looks set for the money run today. No. 10 Alice’s Rahy gets his first start off the claim and the new bug girl Ruby Gonzalez gets her first try here. 1-7-10

Race 8

In the 100k Cal Derby No. 6 Russian Greek will get the perfect setup with all the early speed and he is fresh off of his big Goldrush win here. 6

Key Play

$10 win and place 6= $20

Race 9

No. 2 Planet Sunshine gets Baze as they go all out for the win and try and turn the tables on No. 3 Zehner’s Zenna. No. 6 Don’t Stop Riding also has a big shot. 2-3-6

Key Play

.50 cent pick four

6th 5-8-9

7th 1-7-10

8th 6

9th 2-3-6= $13.50

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