Saber's Selections

Mar 10, 2010 4:00 PM

by Richard Saber |

SANTA ANITA

Race 1

No. 2 Just Heat drops in class and gets back to a flat mile, the distance of his last win. No. 5 Shelter Island loves this pro ride surface with two wins and two seconds from four starts, the slight drop in class could get him home on top. 2-5

Race 2

No. 4 Scrutinizing Kat has some early win breeding, No. 8 Grato shows a sharp 4 furlong work on March 5th and his dam has dropped four winners from four starters including a stakes winner. 4-8

Key Play

$2 double

1st 2-5

2nd 4-8 for $8

Race 3

No. 1 Polonius drops in class and has the rail and speed to wire these, No. 3 Cavanal don’t like to win many but can be counted on for a piece. No. 6 Mind The Minister has the right style for t his race. 1-3-6

Key Play

$2 exacta box 1-3-6 for $12

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

Race 4

No. 1 Mona De Momma will get a good patient trip form her rail post with Rosario in the irons, No. 2 Quisisana has won half of her lifetime starts and has hit the board in eight of ten, beat her to cash. No. 5 Free Flying Soul will be very tough on the front end. 1-2-5

Key Play

$2 exacta box 1-2-5 for $12

$1 tri box 1-2-5 for $6

$2 double

3ard 1-3-6

4th 1-2-5 for $18

Race 5

No. 3 Unusually Sound exits a very good race and will be very hard to beat in this his second lifetime start, No. 7 Bud I Crushed It has some talent and ran good in his first try on the grass, he exits our HTW list and will be right there. 3-7

Key Play

$10 exacta box 3-7 for $20

$10 win and place 7 for $20

$2 double

4th 1-2-5

5th 3-7 for $12

Race 6

No. 3 Haggai exits a key race and has the hot combo of Baffert and Martin Garcia, No. 2 Hopeful Union won like a good thing in her one and only and could be anykind. 2-3**

Key Play

$5 exacta box 2-3 for $10

$10 win and place 3 for $20

$5 double

5th 3-7

6th 2-3 for $20

Race 7

We will take a shot and single No. 7 Noblety in the late pick four, this guy loves this downhill turf course with three wins from four starts. 7 ( turf only)

Race 8

No. 4 L’Enchanteresse drops from a straight maiden race to this 32k maiden claimer, if she is still in one piece she wins. No. 7 Anatolian Beauty exits the Hopeful Union race so keep an eye out to see how she does in race 6, she also take the big drop in class. 4-7

Key Play

$1 Pick four

5th 3-7

6th 2-3

7th 7 ( turf only)

8th 4-7 for $8

CHECK FOR LATE SCRATCHES AND RACE TAKEN OFF THE GRASS AND MAKE ADJUSTMENTS

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