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Race 1

No. 1 Odyssey Explorer is in top from and has hit the board in all three of his starts on this course, he also has a big last work, No. 7 Taniko just missed the last out for a $20k price tag and had his claim voided. He is back to his claimed price and the price of his last win. No. 8 Oh Man is the speed. 1-7-8

Race 2

Joel Rosario gets on first time starter No. 3 La Purissima for John Sadler. She finds a soft spot for her debut. No. 4 Pricing takes her first start for Thomas Proctor and we like Drayden Van Dyke up for this barn. No. 5 Gemagine drops and gets back to a sprint. 3-4-5

Race 3

No. 2 Lieutenant Dan gets back to a sprint and will go much better at this 5 ½ furlong distance. No. 3 Teacher’s Treasure gets off the grass and also gets a major rider upgrade to Flavien Prat. No. 4 Rickey B had his four race win streak broke last out but Rosario gets on today. 2-3-4

Race 4

The last two times that Kent Desormeaux rode No. 1 Buckstopper Kit he won both times. No. 4 Twentytwentyvision has good tracking speed and comes off a nice win last out on this turf course. 1-4

Race 5


No. 1 King Abner is a perfect 2 for 2 going a mile on the dirt. No. 3 Surfing Star was scratched on Thursday for this tougher spot. No. 4 Edwards Going Left will be overbet but will get a piece of the pie. 1-3-4

Race 6 

Trainer Reed Saldana has won with 4 of his 13 starters at the meet, he sends out No. 5 Sturdy One off an easy win last out. When betting No. 6 Cinnamon Twist by five lengths, repeat we say. 5***-6

WIN No. 5

Race 7

No. 5 Heck Yeah drops into a very live spot for Bob Baffert. He will need to be at his best to beatt No. 8 Distinctive B who just won here on Feb 14th. Flavien Prat who rode him that day opts for No. 7 Coil Me Home,  a comebacker for Richard Baltas. 5-8-7

Race 8

No. 4 Solomini will find a fast early pace. Look for him to sit right off the hot pace and mow them down turning for home, use as a single in the picks. 4***

Race 9

$30k maiden 3yo fillies travel seven furlongs to end the day. No. 2 True Validity will be a shot price on the one level drop. No. 5 Seaside Dancer is in from the Fairgrounds via Churchill Downs for the Desormeaux brothers. She looks very live in this spot. 2***-5*


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