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

Sep 9, 2009 4:30 PM
by Richard Saber |

Note: Today is closing day at Del Mar, we will be covering Golden Gate Fields and Fairplex until the Oaktree Meet at Santa Anita opens on Wednesday Sept. 30.

DEL MAR

Race 1

No. 1 Sweet Thoughts was bet like a good thing in her first start at Santa Anita in January going off at 7/5 but she hopped in a slow start and never really got into the race. No. 7 Cherryblossommiss is very unlucky to still me a maiden, today must may be the day as Joel Rosario takes over the mount. 1-7

Key Play

$10 Q 1-7 for $10

Race 2

In what is a very tough race to get a handle on we will side with No. 4 Trip Top The Ranch and No. 10 Don’t Forget Muq. 4-10

Race 3

The John Sadler comebacker No. 1 Cost Of Freedom has five wins from five starts at this six furlong distance. 1

Race 4

No. 7 Brayden Buddy is a live first time starter out of the Cerin barn who shows a very good five furlong work on Sept. 3. No. 9 Zohan has some speed and will try maiden claimers for the first time. No. 12 Markus D. is a Mary Jones comebacker and Jones hits at around 22% with his layoff stock. 7-9-12

Key Play

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

Race 5

No. 5 Racketeer woke up big time in his last start just missing by a neck, he is long overdue for a win. No. 7 Becrux makes a quick comeback for trainer Sadler, No. 10 Times Gone By is a lightly raced colt who is very consistent. 5-7-10

Key Play

$2 exacta box 5-7-10 for $12

$1 pick three

3rd 1

4th 7-9-12

5th 5-7-10 for $9

Race 6

No. 1 Bubbley Blonde will try and shake loose early, if she does she may not look back. No. 3 Joint Agreement beat Bubbley Blonde last time and will be right on her heels from the opening bell. No. 9 I Swear will be the one to fear late. 1-3-9

Key Play

$2 exacta box 1-3-9 for $12

$2 double

5th 5-7-10

6th 1-3-9 for $18

Race 7

No. 2 M One Rifle is the new top gun in the Bruce Headley barn, this guy is some kind of fast. No. 3 Halo Najib has some class and will be stalking M One, No. 6 Supreme Summit is back from a failed attempt in the GR3 Withers and his speed will play well today. No. 7 Maui Mark exits our HTW list, he will try and make a late run for a piece. 2 with 3-6-7

Key Play

$6 Q 2 with 3-6-7 for $18

$1 tri 2 with 3-6-7 with 3-6-7 for $6

Race 8

No. 9 Carribean Sunset is in from Saratoga for trainer Clement who ships with a purpose, he brings in top jock R Dominguez as he pulls out all the stops. 9

Key Play

$20 win and place 9 for $40

Race 9

Let’s go deep in the pick four and play a dime super in this race using No. 4 Turkish Victory, No. 5 Yodelen Dan, No. 7 Fantasy Free, No. 8 Flirting For Love and No. 9 Self Insured. 4-5-7-8-9

Key Play

.10 super box 4-5-7-8-9 for $12

Race 10

We will single No. 8 Andwhatelse who exits our HTW list; he looks to be sitting on a big effort. 8

Key Play

$1 pick four

7th 2

8th 9

10th 4-5-7-8-9

11th 8 for $5

$2 double

10th 4-5-7-8-9

11th 8 for $10

GOLDEN GATE FIELDS

Race 1

No. 3 Alwayswise and No. 4 Garp who is way overdue for the win, we will play a Q and bet on Garp.

Key Play

$4 Q 3-4 for $4

$6 win and place 4 for $12

Race 2

No. 5 Griffinstown and No. 6 Senor Afortuando may find enough early pace to set up their closing kicks. 5-6

Key Play

$4 Q 5-6 for $4

$2 double

1st 3-4

2nd 5-6 for $8

Race 3

Let’s take a shot at two more closers with the same numbers and use No. 5 Ursulita and No. 6 Aunt Bernice. 5-6

Race 4

No. 1 Da Heat broke her maiden on this course at this distance, this looks like a wake up call. No. 2 Chars Problem has won twice here on the Golden Gate grass; she will go much better today with the drop in class. 1-2

Key Play

$1 pick four

1st 3-4

2nd 5-6

3rd 5-6

4th 1-2 for $16

Race 5

No. 4 Baby Dee was well bet in her first start, No. 7 She’s The Queen B and No. 8 Rainbow Weaver are both live first time starters. 4-7-8

Race 6

No. 2 Candy Special romped here in his last start when breaking his maiden at .80 cents on the dollar. 2

Race 7

No. 6 I Am Thor will find a quick pace to launce his big closing run. 6

Race 8

No. 1 Desert Verbena looks well meant in start #1, No. 4 Mothers Sauce and No. 7 Northern Ballet look best of those that have run. 1-4-7

Key Play

$1 Pick four

5th 4-7-8

6th 2

7th 6

8th 1-4-7 for $9

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