This is one ugly $12,500 mile claiming race for fillies and mares 4yo and up. No. 4 Lovely Linda drops in class and will be the speed. No. 5 Yaffe also takes the big dip in class, she gets off the grass and should fall into a good stalking position behind Linda, after those two anyone of these girls could jump up and bite us. 4-5
$50k maiden 3yo go 5-1/2 furlongs. No. 1 Charming Gent drops and gets off the grass, he ran good on the dirt at Del Mar. No. 5 Alternate Rhythm drops from straight maiden races and exits a very tough race. No. 6 Honeymoonz Over also drops from straight maiden races off a four month layoff, he will show all of his early speed in this spot. 5-6-1
$32k claimers go a mile on the grass. No. 2 Crown the Kitten just missed last out at Del Mar back in November and now gets Kent D riding for his brother Keith and that last work says this 6yo gelding is on go. No. 9 Southern Freedom drops a notch and gets Bejarano riding for Holldendorfer. 2-9
3yo maiden fillies go a mile on the dirt. No. 7 Tequila Sunrise is the main player here, she has run second in both of her starts and looks set to graduate. No. 3 Dancing Belle gets her 8th start and is the main danger. 7**-3
$20k maiden fillies and mares 4yo and up go 5-1/2 furlongs. We will use two girls exiting the same race. No. 8 Dressed in Prada he second place finisher and No. 10 Yalla who was the speed and finished 4th.
Optional $62,500 claimers fillies and mares 4yo and up go down the hill. No. 2 Miss Southern Miss gets Kent D back riding for his brother, she ran good vs better in her one try down the hill. No. 5 Spin Me a Kiss has hit the board in all four of her downhill races, she gets the good grass rider Nakatani today.
Exacta box 2-5 and win and place 5
Optional $40k claimers for 3yo fillies going 6-1/2 furlongs on the dirt. No. 1 Line Drive is slated to come back off the win in just six days, she won by 17 lengths last week. No. 3 Kiss of Dahpespe has run good in both of her starts. No. 4 Uno Trouble Maker ran big in her maiden score last out and now gets her first start for Peter Miller off the $30k claim, Prat will ride. 1-3-4
4yo fillies and mares go down the hill in this starter allowance race. No. 3 Coalinga Hills broke her maiden on this course. No. 4 Looking At Thelake will find a ton of early speed to set up her late run. No. 10 Midnight Swinger will be stalking from the bell and get the first jump on Looking At Thelake. 10**-4-3
LATE PICK FOUR
8th 3-4-10 (.50 cent ticket cost $18.00).
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