LOS ALAMITOS TB
Calif. bred $50k maidens go 5-1/2 furlongs. No. 3 Cunning Munnings, gets his second start after trying five furlongs on the grass first out at Del Mar vs. straight maidens. He gets Joseph Talamo up today. No. 4 Corrana En Limen gets his second start off a troubled first start with straight maidens at Del Mar, he also gets a new jockey. No. 6 Dubnation also drops and gets a new jockey, he will show all of his early speed in this spot. No. 7 Endless Tale is a first timer for Richard Baltas with a big time last work. 3-4-6-7
$20k maiden 3yo go 5-1/2 furlongs. No. 4 Bachchan looks live off the layoff for Hector Palma. No. 1 Brazilian Summer drops in this his second start, he will go better. No. 5 Temple Knights has had his chances but none this easy. 4-1-5
$25k claimers go 6-1/2 furlongs. No. 3 Thin Line moves to a level where he will be very dangerous, he ran good here last year. No. 5 I Belong to Becky looks the speed, he will be playing catch me if you can.
$8k claimers go 5-1/2 furlongs. No. 4 Buck Duane finds a very soft group off the layoff of Steve Knapp. No. 5 Passing drops looking to cash, Ruben Fuentes who was on him for the win one race back gets back on today. No. 8 Frankie Machine just missed last out here on the 8th, he takes the blinkers off and will be making a big late run. 8-5-4
KEY PLAY WIN AND PLACE 8 AND EXACTA BOX 4-5-8
$30k maiden 2yo travel a flat mile. No. 1 Old Trafford gets off the grass and drops in class, he will be a solid single in the picks and our single of the day. 1**
WIN AND PLACE 1
Calif. bred $20k optional fillies and mares go 5-1/2 furlongs. No. 3 Silk From Heaven takes a big class drop and will find a pace she will like. Look for her to sit back and make one run down the lane. No. 6 D’s Lovely Sophia has done little wrong in her three starts with two wins and a second, she is the main danger.
EXACTA BOX 3-6
Maidens travel a mile. No. 4 Go for a Ride will blast out of the gate and look to take them wire-to-wire. No. 1 Mutineer gets the stretchout in this his second start off the Doug O’Neill claim. No. 6 Mo Reserve gets off the grass and was a solid second here one race back. 4-1-6
$16k fillies and mares go 5-1/2 furlongs. No. 3 Staythirstymyamigo is in good form and a good fit at this level. No. 6 Fracas likes it here and looks the one to beat on the drop back to this level. No. 7 All Tea All Shade just missed here back in July, she drops into a live spot. 6-7-3
$50k starter allowance runners go 5-1/2 furlongs. There will be a battle royal up front, thus setting this up for a runner off the hot pace. No. 5 Starring John Wain and No. 8 Channel Crossing both fit the bill. No. 9 Emtech has proven he can battle it out and may survive the hot pace. 5-8-9
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