Saber’s Horse Racing Betting Tips - 05-07-09

May 7, 2009 4:30 PM
by Richard Saber |

HOLLYWOOD PARK

Race 1

2yo going 4½ furlongs, No. 2 Bertran Hill is a live first time starter out of the Ed Moger barn who has a sharp 4 furlong work on April 27 and Solis rides, No. 6 Really Uptown is by win early Swiss Yodeler and this guy was bet like a good thing in his first start losing by a head. 2-6

Race 2

Only five lined up for this 1 1/8 turf route, No. 2 Ainamaa gets a turn back in distance and class, she is the one to beat, No. 3 Cat By The Bay won her first start in the country she looks like an up and coming 4yo filly. 2-3

Key Play

$4 double

1st 2-6

2nd 2-3 for$16

Race 3

We now have a group of nine 2yo fillies going 4½ furlongs and this one is a little dicey, No. 3 Miss Madavor looks ready to roll off of that 4 furlong work on May 1, No. 7 Saturn Moon ships in from the Gate for trainer Hollendorfer, she has speed and could take these wire-to-wire with Joe Talamo in the irons. 3-7

Race 4

No. 4 Uncle Jeep has been the chalk in eight straight races, he has only two wins from those eight races and will be short once again, No. 5 Form A Posse drops and will be storming home late and the drop in class just may get him home on top. No. 6 E Street Federici drops and will be part of the early hot pace along with Jeep. 4-5**-6

Key Play

$2 exacta box 4-5-6 for $12

$4 Q 5 with 4-6 for $8

$2 double

3rd 3-7

4th 5 for $4

Race 5

No. 1 Domestic Gold may like this 7 furlong distance, No. 6 Wagels drops in class and gets off the grass, his best race was at this distance. 1-6

Race 6

No. 3 Deo Favente looks spotted for action as she returns to the main track, No. 5 Singita comes off a nice maiden breaker, she has been well bet in all of her starts this year, she is now placed in this claim proof starter allowance race and that is a good sign. No. 6 Argenta will improve in her second start on the comeback trail and her main jock gets back on. 3-5-6

Key Play

$2 exacta box 3-5-6 for $12

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

$2 double

5th 1-6

6th 3-5-6 for $12

Race 7

No. 2 Foxy Danseur just never runs a bad race, No. 5 Ashley’s Kitty is one tough Mare and can win off the layoff, she is very classy and the one to beat. 2-5

Key Play

$10 Q 2-5 for $10

Race 8

We finish the day at Hollywood with just another 4½ furlong race for 2yo fillies and No. 1 Miss Dubai looks like a short price winner, we will single her in the late pick four.1

Key Play

$1 pick four

5th 1-6

6th 3-5-6

7th 2-5

8th 1 for $12

GOLDEN GATE FIELDS

Race 1

Hollendorfer looks to have a very tough entry with the speed No. 1A Alpine Yodel and the closer No. 1 Mi Corredora, the other speed in the race is No. 6 Clouds Of Glory who can also sit off the pace. 1-6

Race 2

2yo fillies going 4 furlongs, No. 2 Ringing Bernie gets her third start in a very short span, she drops trying to cash and get a little rest. No. 4 Recession Buster and No. 5 War Wager are both live first time starters from top barns. 2-4-5

Key Play

$2 double

1st 1-6

2nd 2-4-5 for $12

Race 3

No. 2 Avondelay has been knocking on the door and may have found a field of girls she can handle, No. 6 Joyful Creator only need to improve off her first race in order to find the winners circle. 2-6

Race 4

No. 1 Anchor Steam just steamed home in his last start winning by five open lengths, No. 4 Parko exits our HTW list and looks very tough first off the Haverty claim. 1-4

Key Play

$1 pick four

1st 1-6

2nd 2-4-5

3rd 2-6

4th 1-4 for $24

Race 5

No. 4 Low Gear Power put in a good effort in his first start on the grass and finds a soft group, No. 5 Raising Memo has run second in both of his starts here on the grass and Baze got to know him last time out. 4-5

Race 6

No. 2 Dixie Lucky will find some big speed to run at in here, No. 7 Good Times Tweenus ships in from Turf Paradise where she blitzed them in her one and only for super trainer Keith Bennett. 2-7

Key Play

$4 Q 2-7 for $4

$10 win 7 for $10

Race 7

No. 6 Gloria Jeanne is two for three here at the Gate and likes this mile distance, No. 7 Greenstone may have needed a little rest and looks ready today at her favorite distance. 6-7

Race 8

No. 2 Direct Connect gets his trainer main man on board he has been on the board in all seven races here at the Gate, No. 3 Rave Rave Rave will try and wire them. 2-3

Key Play

$1 pick four

5th 4-5

6th 2-7

7th 6-7

8th 2-3 for $16

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