Saber's Horse Racing Betting Tips - 01-08-09

Jan 8, 2009 6:56 PM
by Richard Saber |

SANTA ANITA

Race 1

No. 1 Itlee and No. 5 Big Shot Syd exit the same race; Syd will have the front end but Itlee with Gomez up will try and run him down in the stretch. 1-5

Key Play

$5 exacta box 1-5

Race 2

No. 2 Within Reason drops and gets back on the main, he exits the Euroglide race and that horse came right back and scored a big allowance win yesterday. No.2

Key Play

$5 double

1st 1-5

2nd 2 for $10

Race 3

No. 4 Stormy Racer will get another perfect trip with Rosario, No. 5 Blame the Wine is seeking her third straight win, No. 6 Snow On Christmas drops a tad and looks spotted for a big late run. 4-5-6

Key Play

$4 double

2nd 2

3rd 4-5-6 for $12

Race 4

No. 5 Llamada Perdida looks very live at first asking for trainer Victor Garcia and the price will be right. No. 7 Lahcotah drops, gets a jockey upgrade and a turnback in distance all of which will add up to a big run. 5-7

Race 5

No. 1 Box Office Queen tries the grass for the first time, if she takes to it she wins. No. 3 Panorama Ridge is a first time Empire Maker out of the Frankel barn with Gomez up, this one is live. No. 8 Always Auditioning is the other Frankel trainee in the race and this girl will be flying late, if she has some pace to run at she will be right there. 1-3-8

Key Play

$2 exacta box 1-3-8 for $12

$2 double

4th 5-7

5th 1-3-8 for $12

Race 6

No. 1 Mud Sweat’n Tears drops and gets back on the main after a failed attempt on grass, No. 5 Dances With Tigers gets her first start off the Jeff Mullins claim and he double jumps her in class which is a very positive sign that he likes what he bought. No. 6 Catch Candy will be out winging and they will have to catch her. 1-5-6

Key Play

$2 exacta box 1-5-6 for $12

$2 double

5th 1-3-8

6th 1-5-6 for $18

Race 7

If No. 11 Grace Anatomy gets in from the also list she wins, if not we will go with No. 9 Theodora, she was over her head last time out and will find this bunch of girls to her liking. 9 (11)

Race 8

No. 2 Cold Ruler will go better in start #2, No. 6 Convenient Memory stumbled badly at the start in his last start when sent off as the favorite. 2-6

Key Play

$1 pick four

5th 1-3-8

6th 1-5-6

7th 9-(11)

8th 2-6 for $18

GOLDEN GATE FIELDS

Race 1

No. 2 Lady Disdain moves up off the win, No. 3 La Misteriosa is dropped to the price of her last win. 2-3

Race 2

No. 2 Barbarosso exits our HTW list, he will be making a big late run trying to run down the odds on speed in here No. 5 Kizzy’s Chaos. 2-5

Key Play

$10 Q 2-5 for $10

$2 double

1st 2-3

2nd 2-5 for $8

Race 3

No. 3 Crafty Power will try and outrun them on the front end if he has some pace pressure No. 4 Starcast will run him down. 3-4

Race 4

No. 1 Dance With Gable has won four of ten lifetime starts and looks well spotted for win #5, No. 5 I’m A Soft Touch gets his first start off the Lloyd Mason claim and will go much better today, No. 6 Game Of Luck will be the one to catch. 1-5-6

Key Play

$2 exacta box 1-5-6 for $12

$2 double

3rd 3-4

4th 1-5-6 for $12

Race 5

This race looks like a good race to play a dime super box, we will use 1-3-7-8-10

Key Play

.10 cent super box 1-3-7-8-10 for $12

Race 6

No. 5 Tempt Fate lost be a head in his last despite trouble, No. 7 Do Boy drops trying to cash for Jerry Hollendorfer. 5-7

Key Play

$2 double

5th 1-3-7-8-10

6th 5-7 for $20

Race 7

No. 3 Topoftheday gets a big barn switch, No. 4 Project Fifty Five may have a pace advantage with this crew. 3-4

Race 8

No. 3 Donas Miracle Lane takes a huge drop in class but Baze stays aboard, if this mare stops it could key a big pick four, lets take a shot and try and beat Baze and go with the closer No.5 Dream Baby Dream who exits our HTW list and just could pull the big upset.

Key Play

$1 pick four

5th 3-7-8

6th 5-7

7th 3-4

8th 5 for $12

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