Saber’s Horse Selections

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SANTA ANITA

Race 1

No. 2 Southern Sunrise comes off the layoff with some solid works and will try and wire them. No. 4 Fly High is a second time Baffert who will track and pounce. 2-4

Race 2

Lots of early speed in here and that will set things up for No. 2 Halfapondarosa who gets a drop in class and No. 6 Secret Genius who will be coming late at a nice price. 2-6

Double 

1st 2-4

2nd 2-6

Race 3

This is one bad 20k maiden claimer for fillies and mares 4-year-old and up, if you can watch the board it could give you an answer. The one that looks best is No. 2 So Pretty who ran her best race when dropped to this level last time out but it was over a wet track. 2 (all)

Race 4

No. 3 Big Note gets his second try going down the hill after coming in from over the pond, he will go much better today at this lower level. No. 6 Distort This will be gunning from the bell and try and take them wire-to-wire. No. 9 Ivanho is the stablemate of the Big Note and he drops and will be making a big late wide run down the lane. 3-6-9

Exacta box 3-6-9

Race 5

No. 2 Include the Cat gets her first start off the layoff and Sadler claim. No. 6 Egg Drop will try and stretch out after a narrow loss last time out. 2-6

Race 6

No. 2 Koast is 2-for-2 going down the hill as is his stablemate No. 5 Carbonite. No. 7 Chosen Miracle could be the speed on the outside. 2-5-7

Race 7

If No. 1 Blushing Angel can stay out of trouble she could run down the speed. No. 5 Spooky Lady will sit right off the speed and pounce down the lane. Maldo who rode the Spooky Lady last time out opts for No. 7 Sweet Factory who has a big work since her big win at 20/1,she will also be making a late run. 

1-5-7

Race 8

The day at Santa Anita ends with 25k fillies and mares going a mile on the grass. No. 4 English Rhythm exits our HTW list and gets her second start off the claim and is stretched back out on the grass, she is spotted for the win! 4

Win and place 4

GOLDEN GATE

Race 1

No. 2 Trapper’s Reward is in top form and will try to sprint. No. 5 Elizabeth A is the girl to beat. 2-5

Race 2

No. 2 Hillcrest Avenue gets Baze riding for Sherman, today looks like the day at a short price. No. 4 Shakerattlenrule gets his second start on the circuit and will be tough in this spot if he can run back to his last effort her on the 10th. 2-4

Race 3

No. 5 Unbridled Ambition is the one to beat off her last. No. 6 Dave’s Cutie looks live at first asking. 5-6

Race 4

No. 2 Giannonatti drops looking for the win. No. 4 Millie’s Topper will try and upset. 2-4

Pick four

1st 2-5

2nd 2-4

3rd 5-6

4th 2-4

Race 5

No. 3 A Natural gets her second start for trainer Martin who is hitting at around .40% at the meet, bet her to cash. 3

Race 6

No. 4 Wetherbee Lake is another Martin runner who is looking for her fifth win in her last six races. No. 5 I Cee’s a Tiger has a nice work and gets a major rider switch. 4-5

Exacta box 4-5

Race 7

Only 7 races today. No. 1 Special Summer crushed them first out of the box and now will try winners. Trainer Mason sends out two and when he does that he can get a win, he sends out No. 4 Katy’s Star and No. 7 Rosie Kyle. 1-4-7

Double 

6th 4-5

7th 1-4-7

CHECK FOR LATE SCRATCHES AND CHECK THAT THE SADDLE CLOTH NUMBERS MATCH OUR SELECTION NUMBERS.

Richard Saber, a former director of race and sports at the famed Stardust book, is GamingToday’s horse racing and sports handicapper.  Follow Richard on Twitter @SabesBet. Contact Richard at [email protected].

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