Saber’s Horse Selections

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SANTA ANITA

Race 1

No. 4 Clearly Confused is in top form and has won two straight here on the dirt, she finds a very fast early pace to make her late run, No. 5 Miss American Pie takes a major drop off the layoff and owns a win over this course. 4-5

Race 2

No. 3 Yankee Rebel goes long off a nice win down the hill, No. 2 Square Dancer was a 1/2-length behind the Yankee Rebel one race back going this 1 turf distance. 2-3

Race 3

No. 2 South Sound and No. 5 Exotic Behavior will both be out winging it on the front end and they both could circle the track together. 2-5

Race 4

No. 5 D’Obsession is in from Turf Paradise and has found a speed laden field, look for him to sit off a hot pace with Bejarano getting the call and we could actually get a square price with the top jock in the irons, No. 1 Judge Carr is a re-claim by Hess and this 4yo gelding has hit the board in five of his six starts at this distance but no wins. 1-5

Race 5

The hot training John Sadler sends the Candy Ride filly No. 2 Honey Ride long in this her third start, she has some real nice works for the trip, No. 6 Candy Eye almost got there going 1-1/16 in her last start but may need to rate in this mile race. 2-6

Exacta box 2-6 and win and place 2

Double 

4th 1-5

5th 2-6

Race 6

No. 2 Raven Wild drops in class and will try and go long, Iggy will try and put No. 5 Sky Angel on the front end and never look back. No. 6 Joint Attempt ran a much improved race first off the Sadler claim and is the one to beat today. 2-5-6**

Race 7

No. 3 Cook Inlet responds when Bejarano gets on board and he is back on today first off the Jerry H. claim, the drop in class and the fact that Nakatani gets on No. 6 Harlington Night says we must use. No. 7 Bluegrass Reward may find himself on the frontend all alone. 3**-6-7

Race 8

No. 1 Tiz Dynamic is in good form and comes off a narrow loss on the grass, he won on the dirt one race back and he gets the main man today off some real nice works, No. 3 Brother Pete has burned some serious cash in his last three starts on the grass and now will try the dirt, he is a must use. No. 4 Honduran is in from Gulfstream Park via Woodbine and lands in the barn of Cerin who has done great with these shippers, he may like it here. 1-3-4

Race 9

No. 2 Charbroiled drops into a maiden claimer in start number two and gets the hustling Maldonado who will try and gun him from the bell, No. 3 Remind Mee is back from the Gate off a narrow loss. No. 9 Dehere is Gone is the one to beat as he will get a cozy stalking trip from his outside post and nail the speed at the wire. 2-3-9**

Key exacta box 9 with 2-3

Pick four

6th 6

7th 3

8th 1-3-4

9th 2-3-9

GOLDEN GATE

Race 1

This is one bad race for 8k claimers going a mile on the main, No. 4 Cavalla is in good form and may be able to take the move up in class. 4

Race 2

No. 1 Hollanita has been one popular item at the claim box, she was re-claimed by Steve Sherman on race back and went right out and got the win which was her third straight and this could be her fourth straight. 1

Race 3

Now we get a real bad 4k claimer, No. 3 Royal Stormer gets back into the barn of Bill Morey and gets Frey back on, No. 6 Anytime Magic looks best off his last and now gets his first start off the Tim McCanna claim and he hits at 25% first off the claim. 3-6**

Race 4

Baze looks to pad his stats as he rides the old pro No. 1 Sandor for his buddy Jerry and will try and turn the tables on No. 2 Candy for Debbie who beat him last time out. 1-2

Race 5

No. 2 Peppered Pro will find a fast early pace to make his last run and the price will be right, he will try and run down No. 1 Simply Sharp and No. 3 Go Green Go. 1-2**-3

Key exacta box 2 with 1-3 and win and place 2

Race 6

No. 7 Splendini looks set to go long and gets the services of Juan Hernandez, he will have him sitting right off the hot pace set by No. 4 Bullet Mobile and No. 5 This Souls for You. 4-5-7**

Exacta box 4-5-7 and win and place 7

Race 7

No. 6 Lota Spunk finds a great spot, a field loaded with early speed, he will pounce down the lane to get them all. 6

Race 8

Baze jumps on No. 1 Nava Nataly second off the layoff, No. 3 Dream Baby ships in from Santa Anita off the maiden breaker, she has dangerous early speed. No. 6 Moon Ride gets her second try on this circuit and today she could get home on top. No. 7 Medicine Gal gets her second start off the Victor Trujillo claim and gets back to a sprint. 1-3-6-7

Race 9

No. 2 Princess Suances looks to be the speed of the speed, No. 4 Soft Shoulders comes off a good win and will be the one to fear late along with No. 5 Coco de Carchy. 2-4-5

Pick four

6th 4-5-7

7th 6

8th 1-3-6-7

9th 2-4-5

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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