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Race 1

The great race place opens its meet with a nice downhill turf sprint. No. 2 Eddie Haskell exits our HTW list off a real nice win in his first attempt on the grass going five furlongs at Del Mar, he will like this course. No. 6 Peppermint Zip comes back West after falling at Keeneland and Churchill Downs, he has good early speed and will keep Eddie company up front. No. 9 Tribal Fighter gets a turnback in distance and his second try on the grass, he has a nice last work. No. 11 Zinvor gets a great post for this and will fall into a perfect tracking spot and he also gets a turnback in distance. 2-6-9-11**

Race 2

$20k maidens go 5-1/2 furlongs, No. 1 Nowhere Man is the only first time starter in this very soft group, we must give him a big shot. No. 4 Gavin Streetsense is a seven time loser but gets his second chance at this level. No. 7 Solar Zone will show all of his early speed today with the drop to this level. No. 8 Jimmy the Juice gets the hot riding Chantal Sutherland, he fits on the turnback. 1-4-7-8

Race 3

2yo maiden fillies go six furlongs, No. 2 Tiz Seeking a Win ran a great second first out of the box at Del Mar when squeezed and steadied at the start. No. 4 How About Zero was unveiled in the Generous Portion stakes and ran second. No. 5 Bissou Bissou exits the same race as Tiz and she also had a tough trip. 2-4-5

Race 4

$25k claimers go a mile on the grass, No. 3 Buymeabond drops a notch and gets Irad Ortiz Jr. riding for Jonathan Wong. No. 4 Fritz Johansen exits the same race and gets Prat. 3-4

Exacta box 3-4

Race 5

3yo go for a claiming price of $25k in this 7 furlong elongated sprint. No. 1 Trust Your Gut has a nice last work and has his claiming price hacked in half but Bejarano sticks. No. 3 Blanket of Ice gets back on the dirt and exits the same race as Trust Your Gut and will be a big price. No. 5 Touching Rainbows and No. 7 Trump Diesel will be the speed. 1-3-5-7

Race 6

This will be the first race of the split Grade III Eddie D going down the hill. The classy No. 1 Lady Shipman ships in for McLaughlin and gets Irad, nuff said! No. 8 Hunt has won 4 of 5 down the hill and will get a very fast pace upfront to launch his late run and Pratt fits this gelding like a glove. 1-8

Exacta box 1-8 and win and place 8

Race 7

Maiden 2yo fillies go a flat mile, No. 2 Czarina ran a good 3rd in her first start and it was at this mile distance. No. 3 She’s My First finished a solid second in front of Czarina in her first going long and she gets Bejarano riding for Hollendorfer. No. 5 Tap It All failed in her grass attempt and now is back on the dirt. 2-3-5

Race 8

In this wide open 7 furlong race No. 3 Mesa Sky exits our HTW list off a gutty win off the layoff, he broke his maiden here going a mile so he will love this distance. No. 5 Kentuckian won here last year at this distance. 3-5

Race 9

This is the second half of the Eddie D, No. 5 Toowindytohaulrox comes back to town after trying $350k runners at Kentucky Downs, his last work says he is on go and he is on a win every other race pattern and this is his win race. No. 8 Guns Loaded also has a big last work and he has won 3 of 6 down the hill and his last win came down the hill when Bejarano rode him and he is back aboard today. No. 10 So Sweetitiz has gotten very good and loves this course and gets a great post. The last time No. 11 Boozer ran down the hill he got the win. 5-8-10-11


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