Saber’s Horse Racing Betting Tips - 10-03-09

Oct 3, 2009 4:30 PM
by Richard Saber |

OAK TREE at SANTA ANITA

Race 1

Just plagued with short fields today with very little value in this race; No. 4 Dirt Diver and No. 5 One Shot are the speed, No. 7 Souvenir Slew will try and run them down late. 4-5-7

Race 2

No. 3 Ale’s Pride and No. 4 Gamblers Justice will try and take this field wire-to-wire. 3-4

Race 3

No. 1 You Lift Me Up looks like a short price winner in yet another five horse field, No. 2 Century Park may offer a little price in the exacta. 1-2

Race 4

We get nine before scratches in the Cal Cup Juvenile, let’s go with No. 7 U Turn Me Crazy who exits our HTW list and No. 8 La Nez. 7-8

Race 5

Back to yet another five horse field for this very lousy Saturday card at Oak Tree, No. 5 Low Gear Power is in top form and usually gives his best, No. 6 Green Card James exits our HTW list and may spring the upset. 5-6

Race 6

Just another six horse field, No. 2 Star Nicholas loves likes it here, No. 3 Gazen will be very short. 2-3

Race 7

Wow a 10 horse field before scratches, No. 6 Bootleg Annie and No. 9 Strawberry Tart look best in here. 6-9

Race 8

No. 2 M One Rifle has done nothing wrong since his return to the races winning all three of his starts this year, No. 4 Lit’sgoodlokngray had a nice prep for this race at Fairplex and he will be motoring late. 2-4

Race 9

No. 1 Skimmetry likes this course and gets the services of Bejarano riding for Frankel, No. 9 The Usual Q.T. exits our HTW list and has won both of his grass starts. 1-9

Key Play

$10 Q 1-9 for $10

$20 win and place 9 for $40

Race 10

No. 1 Warren’s Doc Gus exits our HTW list and looked good breaking his maiden, he gets a big class hike but may be this good and he gets the services of Bejarano, No. 5 Wolf Tail and No. 9 Bench The Judge both look tough for O’Neill. 1-5-9

Key Play

$1 pick four

7th 6-9

8th 2-4

9th 1-9

10th 1-5-9 for $24

GOLDEN GATE FIELDS

Race 1

No. 7 Chumash Joe will get a ton of speed to make his run, No. 11 Akin For Rasin will be part of the early pace and may hold the best. 7-11

Key Play

$6 Q 7-11 for $6

Race 2

Speed usually rules these types of races at the Gate but there is little or no speed, we will take a shot with our HTW No. 6 Squire Trelwany. 6

Key Play

$6 win and place 6 for $12

Race 3

No.5 Sweet Addition will be the speed, No.9 Kaptain Kordough will be chasing him form the bell. 5-9

Race 4

No. 6 Expert Princess drops trying to cash, No. 8 Union Privee has some good early foot and may hold better today at what will be nice price, No. 12 Wild Gypsie also has some good early speed. 6-8-12

Race 5

No. 5 Go Giorgianni Go is overdue for the Maiden breaker, No. 7 Pasta Time is another that could break that 10 race losing streak, No. 11 Gold Category exits our HTW list and ran a winning race last time out. 5-7-11

Key Play

$2 exacta box 5-7-11 for $12

$6 win and place 11 for$12

Race 6

No. 4 Grylls and No. 7 Convenient Memory will try and run down No. 12 What A Wish. 4-7-12

Key Play

$2 exacta box 4-7-12 for $12

$2 double

5th 5-7-11

6th 4-7-12 for $18

Race 7

No. 1 Alottadar will take some beating, No. 4 Tis Us will try and wire them 1-4

Race 8

No. 3 Live Sundays is on top of his game, No. 4 Angus ran right behind the top choice last time out and will try and turn the tables on that one, No. 7 Boyoboy looked good winning his last start. 3-4-7

Key Play

$2 exacta box 3-4-7 for $12

$2 double

7th 1-4

8th 3-4-7 for $12

Race 9

No. 8 Halo’s Highway and No. 10 Little Mordi look like the race. 8-10

Key play

$2 double

8th 3-4-7

9th 8-10 for $12

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