Saber’s Selections

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HOLLYWOOD PARK OPENING DAY

Race 1

Trainer Mike Harrington has made a living over the years running 2yo by his sire Swiss Yodeler and he has two in here No. 1 Edgewick Road and No. 2 Norman Conqueror and both have top jocks. No. 8 Mi Marino has had a race and looks dangerous at this 4½ furlong distance. 1-2-8


Key Play

$2 exacta box 1-2-8 for $12

Race 2

 

Hollywood is more conducive toward early speed and we will single No. 3 Wine On The Porch who drops big time for trainer Mike Mitchell in what is one of his favorite moves, this guy will pop the gate and go back-to-back. 3


Key Play

$2 double

1st 1-2-8

2nd 3 for $6

Race 3

 

 

We need to go four deep in this 1¼ turf route, we will use No. 2 Rumba Along the only starter in the race with a win on this turf course, No. 3 Job Boss who was scratched out of the last race on Sunday for this spot, No. 7 Shediak and No. 9 El Indy. 2-3-7-9


Key Play

$1 tri box 2-3-7-9 for $24

Race 4

 

In leg four of the early pick four we will use two droppers exiting the same race, No. 6 Maddyaboutyou and No. 9 Ms Margaritaville. 6-9


Key Play

$1 pick four

1st 1-2-8

2nd 3

3rd 2-3-7-9

4th 6-9 for $24

Race 5

 

 

No. 1 A Sassy Fusaichi is in top form and has really come to life since being put on the grass, beat her to cash. No. 5 Pink Diamond has the right style for this 6 furlong turf course, No. 8 Surfer Girl looks to be sitting on a big effort and will be flying late. 1-5-8


Key Play

$2 exacta box 1-5-8 for $12

$2 tri box 1-5-8 for $12

$6 Q 1 with 5-8 for $12

$1 tri 1 with 5-8 with all for $12

Race 6

 

 

No. 3 Swiss Arrogant has done his best running here at Holly Park and hot jockey Pedroza rode this guy here in his last win. No. 4 Ishmael drops trying to cash. 3-4


Key Play

$2 double

5th 1-5-8

6th 3-4 for $12

Race 7

 

 

In the toughest race of the day we will go with No. 5 Face And An Ace who will get first run at the top of the stretch and No. 10 Big Man Has A Sign who gets a turnback in distance and has the hot connections of Canani and Pedroza. 5-10


Race 8

 

 

We will single the speed in here, No. 3 Goshawk who just may pop the gate and not stop today at what will be a good price. 3


Key Play

$10 win and place 3 for $20

$1 pick four

5th 1-5-8

6th 3-4

7th 5-10

8th 3 for $12

GOLDEN GATE FIELDS

Race 1

 

 

With the opening of Holly Park we also get the Gate today and in race one we will go with a speed horse and a closer, No. 1 Victoryasecret is the speed and No. 4 Tops Image will be the one to fear late. 1-4


Key Play

$6 Q 1-4 for $6

Race 2

 

 

We will use those same tactics in this race using No. 1 Preach The Gospel who is the speed and No. 4 Richardsongndacne the closer. 1-4


Key Play

$6 Q 1-4 for $6

$2 double

1st 1-4

2nd 1-4 for $8

Race 3

 

 

2yo going 2 furlongs, so watch the board but on the surface it looks like No. 3 Brown is Beige whose dam has dropped three winners from three starters and No. 6 Flame Racer whose sire Flame Thrower was one fast colt and that 23 flat work April 11 says he is on go. 3-6


Race 4

 

 

We will take a little shot and single No. 5 Listowel in the early pick four, he stretches out and gets on the grass both for the first time for a trainer who can pop big time with this move. 5


Key Play

$10 win and place 5 for $20

$1 pick four

1st 1-4

2nd 1-4

3rd 3-6

4th 5 for $8

Race 5

 

 

No. 3 Objectified is in form Santa Anita for trainer Ted West and it looks like he wants the win and the dump. 3


Race 6

 

 

No. 3 Coluda takes a suspicious drop off a good run in his one and only but he is a must use in the late pick four. No. 4 Edenise is in form Anita and will be the one to fear the most late. No. 7 Kissn Tristan will be a nice price play in this his second start and he gets a big rider switch. 3-4-7


Key Play

$6 Q box 3-4-7 for $18

Race 7

 

 

No. 2 Harvin Robinson becomes claim proof off a nice maiden win off the layoff for trainer Steve Sherman who must like the way this son of Stephen Got Even is doing. No. 7 Nepobedimiy is proven on the grass and the one to beat. 2-7


Key Play

$6 Q 2-7 for $6

$1 tri 2-7 with 2-7 with all for $10

Race 8

 

 

We will go three deep in the late pick four using No. 3 Driven By Dollars who gets his second start off the long layoff, No. 4 Best Plan a Santa Anita shipper and No. 5 Point Lobos a first time starter for trainer Mason who uses R Baze. 3-4-5


Key Play

$6 Q box 3-4-5 for $18

$1 tri 5 with 3-4 with all for $8

$1 pick four

5th 3

6th 3-4-7

7th 2-7

8th 3-4-5 for $18

$1 pick three

6th 3-4-7

7th 2-7

8th 3-4-5 for $18


CHECK FOR LATE SCRATCHES AND RACES TAKEN OFF THE GRASS

 

 

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RESULTS:

 

HOLLYWOOD PARK:
 
Race 1 we finished 2nd 3rd and 4th with a very hot filly taking all the action and just running away from the boys at even money, keep an out out for this 2yo filly by the name of Belleofthebridle.
Race 2 our pick did not fire
Race 3 another race in which we finished 2nd 3rd and fourt
Race 4 we finished first and second
Race 5 The best we could do is finish second
Race 6 we had the winner but could not hit the rolling double as we were second in the previous race
Race 7 it was bombs away and our money went away
Race 8 our single won
GOLDEN GATE
Race 1 HTW alert horse Victorysecret was an easy winner paying $4.40 but our Q ran 1st and 3rd
Race 2 we ran out
Race 3 we ran 1st and 2nd with the winner paying $12.20 and the exacta $36.80 f or $2.
Race 4 we ran 3rd
Race 5 our single won and paid $7.80
Race 6 we had the winner but could not hit the Q
Race 7 we played this race for grass but it came off and we ran second costing us the late pick four and pick three
Race 8 we ran 1st and 3rd

 

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