Saber's Horse Racing Betting Tips - 04-23-09

Apr 23, 2009 4:31 PM
by Richard Saber |

HOLLYWOOD PARK

Race 1

We have top 2yo trainer Mike Harrington starting a Empire Maker Filly in No. 1 Alpine Empire also Walther Solis starts No. 3 Chatty Lula off some good works. 1-3

Race 2

No. 2 She’s Icy Hot is back in just eight days for trainer Abrams and Bejarano says he will ride. No. 3 So Hottie is the one to beat. 2-3

Key Play

$2 double

1st 1-3

2nd 2-3 for $8

Race 3

No. 1 Draft Choice takes a big dip in class and did run second here last November. No. 4 Ata Benchmark is back in just six days and looks live in this spot. No. 7 Concerto’s Thunder is the only one in this race that has won on this surface. 1-4-7

Key Play

$4 Q box 1-4-7 for $12

Race 4

Maiden fillies and mares going a flat mile on the grass and that can get dicey. Trainer Barry Abrams sends out the Unusual Heat filly No. 7 Mama Rose who will get stretched out and the grass both for the first time. 7

Key Play

$2 double

3rd 1-4-7

4th 7 for $6

$10 win and place 7 for $20

Race 5

No. 4 Defense King may have been best last time out but trouble cost him the race, he will be very tough on the drop. No. 2 Lion Heat Victory looks live on the comeback and will be making a big late run. 2-4

Key Play

$4 Q 2-4 for $4

$10 win 4 for $10

Race 6

No. 5 Precious Union has a win, two seconds and a third on this 6 furlong turf course, No. 6 Jehan looks very sneaky for trainer Mitchell. No. 3 Rocket Kitty gets hr first start off the Jerry Hollendorfer claim, she is very consistent and in top form. 3-5-6

$4 Q box 3-5-6 for $12

$1 tri box 3-5-6 for $6

Race 7

No. 3 Miss Silver Brook drops back in with her friends after facing the likes of Stardom Bound in the Gr. I Santa Anita Oaks last time out. No. 2 Hard Kisses is a lightly raced filly who just may be this good. 2-3

Race 8

No. 2 More Than Music looks set to graduate. No. 1 Red Hot Charlotte did not run a step six days ago and is back quick, Mike Smith takes over the mount. 2-1

Key Play

$1 pick four

5th 4

6th 3-5-6

7th 2-3

8th 1-2 for $12

GOLDEN GATE FIELDS

Race 1

No. 2 Trigranaut gets a big jockey change and will be sitting right off the early speed and pounce down the lane. 2

Race 2

No clue, lets go with the No. 2 Belle’s Bounty with the jock switch to Bisono. 2

Race 3

Baze had his pick of three in this five horse field and choose No. 5 Tops Image. 5

Race 4

No. 3 Meetyouatyogi’s has high speed and will have to be caught. If the speed folds it will be No. 1 Meant For You who will be coming with a late run. 1-3

Race 5

No. 4 Grand Turk gets his second try on this turf course and may have finally found a crew he can beat. 4

Race 6

No. 4 Alight In Darkness gets a big rider upgrade, she has won three times here at the Gate and looks set for another win. 4

Key Play

$10 win and place 4 for $20

Race 7

No. 4 Sumo Power is sitting on a big effort on the grass. No. 7 I.B.Outta Here is in from Santa Anita and looks very good in this spot. 4-7

Race 8

No. 1 Johnny The Watch may rebound off the claim, No. 6 Tolnai will have to be caught. 1-6

Key Play

$2 pick three

6th 4

7th 4-7

8th 1-6 for $8

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