Saber's Horse Racing Betting Tips - 05-22-09

May 22, 2009 4:30 PM
by Richard Saber |

HOLLYWOOD PARK

Race 1

No. 2 Steam Iron will get a nice jockey upgrade and she will get a nice pace to make her run, No. 4 Arosehasitsthorns looks like a dangerous Turf Paradise shipper. 2-4

Race 2

No. 1 Great Wheels has some speed and may go better today but he will have to beat No. 3 Seeuat Sticknstein who exits our HTW list, this guy was well meant in his first start, he won but was DQ in what was a bad call. 1-3

Key Play

$5 Q 1-3 for $5

$10 win and place 3 for $20

Race 3

No. 3 All Set must have been privately purchased as she was in the Frankel barn but now is under the care of Jeff Mullins assistant Ral Ayers, she looks spotted for action, No. 7 Persuade Me exits a better then looked race and has some long shot potential. No. 9 Threat likes this track and will get a great trip from her outside post. 3-7-9

Key Play

$2 exacta box 3-7-9 for $12

$1 pick three

1st 2-4

2nd 1-3

3rd 3-7-9 for $12

Race 4

This looks like a good spot for a 10 cent super box, we will go with No. 1 Practical Magic, No. 5 Mendota Bay, No. 7 He Did, No. 8 Born To Cus and No. 9 Warren’s Tony R.

1-5-7-8-9

Key Play

.10cent superbox 1-5-7-8-9 for $12

Race 5

No. 2 Hot N’ Dusty has been stuck in second gear but may be able to get the win today. No. 4 Lullabytime has good speed and likes this distance. 2-4

Key Play

$10 Q 2-4 for $10

Race 6

No. 2 Crazy Tricia loves it here at Hollywood, she takes a little drop in class which should be enough to get her a trip to the winner’s circle. 2

Key Play

$10 win and place 2 for $20

Race 7

No. 2 Wine On The Porch comes off the layoff for trainer Mike Mitchell who looks to have this guy set for a major effort off some fast works. No. 3 Cherokee Heaven will be the one that will be rolling late. No. 4 Topper Shopper is a six time winner with a ton of early speed. 2-3-4

Key Play

$2 exacta box 2-3-4 for $12

Race 8

We need to go deep in race eight, we will play a dime super box and the late pick three using No. 1 Justalittletipsy, No. 5 Youknowwhatilike, No. 7 Meave, No. 9 Grey Chatelaine and No. 10 Coatcheck Girl. 1-5-7-9-10

Key Play

.10 cent superbox 1-5-7-9-10 for $12

$1 pick three

6th 2

7th 2-3-4

8th 1-5-7-9-10 for$15

GOLDEN GATE FIELDS

Race 1

Trainer Hollendorfer has them circled with No. 1 Nsync Lynx the speed and 1A Time To Honor who will be tracking his stablemate from start to finish. 1-1A

Race 2

No. 2 Refinery gets R Baze off the Hollendorfer claim and this tough 6yo gelding just doesn’t run many bad races, this looks like a Hollendorfer double. 2

Race 3

There is a ton of early speed lined up for this mile turf race and we will take a shot with two horses that will be coming late and may offer some nice value in the early pick four, No. 6 Mystical Heat and No.7 Good Thoughts. 6-7

Race 4

Trainer Miyadi has two entered in this 4 furlong 20k 2yo sprint and when he has two usually one of them wins. No. 3 War Wager is a first time starter with R Baze and No. 6 Ministersrisinhigh has the Tommy Town connections and they like to win early with there 2yo. 3-6**

Key Play

$10 Q 3-6 for $10

$10 win and place 6 for $20

$1 pick four

1st 1-1A

2nd 2

3rd 6-7

4th 3-6 for $4

Race 5

No. 8 Port Of Entry looks very live off the layoff. 8

Key Play

$10 win and place 8 for $20

Race 6

No. 2 Rockin Zola is a speedy Turf Paradise shipper with top connections, No. 3 Topoftheday gets a confident boast in class by Hollendorfer and Baze strings along. 2-3

Key Play

$10 Q 2-3 for $10

Race 7

No. 1 Cabke Dancer was scratched on Wednesday for this spot, No. 2 Samwise and No. 5 Inoplov are both stabled in a top barn, No. 4 I Am Thor will be making a late run. 1-2-4-5

Key Play

$1 tri box 1-2-4-5 for $24

Race 8

No. 2 Putmeinyourwill drops trying to get back into the winner’s circle, No. 3 Sidepocket Cat has won four of his last five starts and will be hard to beat once again. 2-3

Key Play

$1 pick four

5th 8

6th 2-3

7th 1-2-4-5

8th 2-3 for $16

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