Saber’s Selections

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HOLLYWOOD PARK

Race 1

No. 3 Aeromon drops in class and will get a good tracking trip behind No. 5 Sky’squickscore who will try and take them wire-to-wire. 3-5

Key Play

$4 Q 3-5 for $4

Race 2

No. 3 Jinx has not seen the starter in more than a year but that five furlong work here at Hollywood on April 19 signals her readiness. No. 7 Downhill Diva is also coming off a layoff and she sports a sharp drill over the course on April 18. 3-7

Key Play

$2 double

1st 3-5

2nd 3-7 for $8

Race 3

No. 2 Megaspiel is in from Ireland for trainer Paddy Gallagher who also starts her stablemate No. 6 Go Forth North who exits our HTW list. No. 5 Irish Torrent has run second in five straight races at four different tracks so she is a must use in the exotics but not on the win end. 2-6/5

Key Play

$2 exacta 2 with 5-6 for $4

$4 exacta 6 with 2-5 for $8

$10 win and place 6 for $20

Race 4

No. 3 Champagneandlilies gets a turn back in distance and is the filly to beat in this 25k maiden claimer. No. 5 Jana Girl gets a major rider switch to Rosario and a little drop in class as they go all out for the win. 3-5

Key Play

$4 Q 3-5 for $4

$2 double

3rd 2-6

4th 3-5 for $8

$1 pick four

1st 3-5

2nd 3-7

3rd 2-6

4th 3-5 for $16

Race 5

No. 5 Thomas Baines is back with his friends, he can turf and looks like a solid single. 5

Key Play

$10 win and place 5 for $20

Race 6

No. 2 Pretty Kinzie finds a field loaded with early speed, she could be in the cat bird seat turning for home, No. 10 Right To Work will also take back today and try and run them down at the wire. No. 8 Frequent Fame gets a turn back in distance and has win over the course, No. 9 Such Fortune could be the speed of the speed. 2-8-9-10

Key Play

$1 tri box 2-8-9-10 for $24

$4 Q 2 with 8-9-10 for $12

$4 Q 10 with 2-8-9 for $12

Race 7

No. 2 Samantha’s Rule gets and extra sixteenth of a furlong and Bejarano in the irons, No. 4 Rollerskates is back in just seven days and takes a drop back to the claiming price of her near miss, No. 6 Bran Jammas has some long shot potential as she broke her maiden on this turf course. 2-4-6

Key Play

$4 Q box 2-4-6 for $12

$1 pick three

5th 5

6th 2-8-9-10

7th 2-4-6 for $12

Race 8

No. 4 Taxi Fleet is back from the Gate and trainer Jerry Hollendorfer looks to have him spotted for the win, we will bet on him and single in the late pick four. 4

Key Play

$10 win and place 4 for $20

$1 pick four

5th 5

6th 2-8-9-10

7th 2-4-6

8th 4 for $12

 

GOLDEN GATE FIELDS

Race 1

Trainer Steve Sherman looks to be sitting on a monster day; in here he looks to have the race surrounded with No. 1 Joyous Event and No. 4 Bella Castagna. 1-4

Key Play

$4 Q 1-4 for $4

Race 2

Sherman sends out another good one two punch in here as he tries to take down the double with No. 1 I C Sputnik and No. 2 Flashy Green 1-2

Key Play

$4 Q 1-2 for $4

$2 double

1st 1-4

2nd 1-2 for $8

Race 3

We will single No. 4 Peek A Boop another Sherman live horse in the early pick four. 4

Race 4

No. 4 Pleasant Prospect is in top form and will get a good trip on or neat the lead, he will try and beat No. 6 Tiz Afire his stablemate who will be making a late run. 4-6

Key Play

$6 Q 4-6 for $6

$1 pick four

1st 1-4

2nd 1-2

3rd 4

4th 4-6 for $8

Race 5

Trainer Sherman who is loaded for bear today sends out No. 2 Highway Bandit with R Baze taking the mount, beat him to cash. No. 7 Smarter Temper drops into an action spot and gets a big rider switch to Alvarado. There are two first time starters in here that could be live, No. 4 Stremitelniy and No. 5 Proud Illusion. 2-4-5-7

Key Play

$4 Q 2 with 4-5-7 for $12

$4 Q 7 with 2-4-5 for $12

$1 tri box 2-4-5-7 for $24

Race 6

We will use the Lloyd Mason angle in here as he sends out two in the same race and they are not an entry, No. 2 Castle Dermot and No. 5 Lookn For The Lord who gets a big break in the weights. 2-5

Key Play

$4 Q 2-5 for $4

$10 win and place 5 for $20

Race 7

Sherman sends out another top contender with No. 1 Move Over Marino who has speed, the rail and R Baze. No. 2 Stalking Gold and No. 5 Rosemount Lad look to be the main danger. 1-2-5

Key Play

$4 Q box 1-2-5 for $12

$4 Q 1 with 2-5 for $8

$1 tri box 1-2-5 for $6

Race 8

We will go two deep in the late pick four using another live Sherman and Baze horse No. 1 Trip To The Ranch who will sit off a hot pace and try and run them down at the wire. We will also use No. 6 Brite Bobby the speed who will be out winging. 1-6

Key Play

$6 Q 1-6 for $6

$1 pick four

5th 2-4-5-7

6th 2-5

7th 1-2-5

8th 1-6 for $48

CHECK FOR LATE SCRATCHES

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RESULTS:

Hollywood Park:
Race 1 our two selections ran 3rd and 4th
Race 2 the best we could do was a 3rd place finish
Race 3 we finished 2nd and 3rd with our HTW Alert horse Go Forth North losing by a nose paying $4.20 for the place. 
Race 4 we finished 1st and 3rd getting split in our Q by a 37/1 shot. 
Race 5 our single ran 3rd
Race 6 we had the winner but our exotics went down
Race 7 we finished 2nd with 22/1 long shot Bran Jammas
Race 8 our single Taxi Fleet finished 2nd


Golden Gate

Race 1 we ran second
Race 2 we ran 1st and 2nd hitting our $4 Q but with a scratch we ended up with only a four horse field and we got back $12.80 on our Q
Race 3 our single Peek a Boop won and paid $7.80
Race 4 we ran second
Race 5 we ran 1-2-3 hitting an $8 Q and a $1 tri
Race 6 we had the winner $21.80 but our other horse died
Race 7 we had the winner
Race 8 we ran second costing us the late pick four

 

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