Tons of early speed in this 6-1/2 furlong sprint so we will look for some that can sit chilly. No. 1 Family Code drops in class and owns a win at this distance. No. 5 Turn Your Eyes will need to sit and he gets the light weight. No. 6 Record Highs also owns a win at this distance. 1-5-7
They go five furlongs on the grass and No. 1 Oil is the speed of the speed and also has won on this five furlong turf course. No. 4 Too Fast to Pass will be sitting waiting to pounce. 1-4
No. 5 Mackenzies Moment drops two levels for O’Neill and he hits at 35% with this move and his go to rider of late Bejarano gets the call. No. 8 Hayyouwaitforme is a live first time starter for D.Amato.
No. 4 Holograeme and No. 5 Belle Et Bete are barn mates for the hot D’Amato. Both look to have a shot and Belle Et Bete gets Jose Lezacno who is in to ride in the feature. No. 11 Dreamologist is the speed and went wire-to-wire on this course back in September. 4-5-11
No. 4 Amberella is a dropper with big early speed. No. 5 Sayitright Kat gets a turnback in distance and will appreciate the shorter trip. 4-5
No. 4 Illuminant comes off the layoff but her speed will play well on this speed favoring turf course. No. 5 Barbara Beatrice comes off a good win here on October 31st at this exacta distance. No. 6 My Senses is in from Keeneland for trainer Graham Motion who has been sending out nothing but live runners, she looks the key. 4-5-6
Exacta box 4-5-6 and win and place 6
No. 1 Lunar Empress was well bet in her one and only start running second. No. 4 Candy Boss is a very live first time starter for Sadler. She has a big last work and is out of the dam Jenny Joy who has dropped 3 winners from 3 starters. No. 5 She’s a Warrior exits our HTW list off a narrow loss in her first start at Santa Anita when going 5-1/2 furlongs, she will like the extra furlong today. 1-4-5
THE GRADE II SEABISCUIT
We need to go deep in this race and we will use five runners. No. 3 Bal a Bali off a nice win on this course last out. No. 4 Seek Again who comes to town for Mott and his go to jock Lezcano comes in for the ride, No. 5 Avanzare for Tom Proctor, this one won the Grade II Del Mar mile one race back. No. 7 Midnight Storm who will try and take them wire-to-wire and No. 8 Alert Bay who seems to never run a bad race.
No. 6 Juju’s Mojo drops back down and looks the one to beat on the drop. No. 8 Riddle Me has the top connections of Hess and Kent D. No. 11 Ten Dollar Note exits the same race as Mojo. 6-8-11
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