Archive for March 2012

“Jersey” Sure Thing At Gulfstream (3/31/12)

Mar 31st, 2012 | By | Category: Today's Picks

Fast and firm on Florida Derby Day — not the greatest card I’ve ever seen, but challenging and there is money to be made.  Hopefully, I do better than I did yesterday when I only had one winner on top.

In race 2, The Sir Shackleton, Jersey Town (#8) working bullets off layoff and is 1 for 1 on local surface — key in all doubles and pick 3′s and play an exacta box with #’s 6 and 2.

In race 1, Gourmet Dinner (#2) had excuse in last off a long layoff and has run well locally at the mile distance — key in all multi-race wagers and play an exacta box with #’s 8 and 4.  Here’s the entire card and good luck!

Race 1: 2 (Best Bet) with 8 and 4

Race 2: 8 (Best Bet) with 6 and 2

Race 3: 5 and 3

Race 4: 5 with 6 and 8

Race 5: 1 with 8 and 4

Race 6: 5, 10 and 9

Race 7: 3, 2 and 8

Race 8: 2 with 3 and 7

Race 9: 10 with 6 and 9

Race 10: 2 and 1

Race 11: 8 and 6

Race 12: 8 with 9 and 2

Race 13: 2, 5 and 11



This “Dane” Is “Great” At Aqueduct (3/31/12)

Mar 31st, 2012 | By | Category: Today's Picks

Sloppy and good for the Saturday card — not a great day yesterday so let’s move on and see how I do today.  In race 9, Great Gracie Dane (#1) loves a wet track  and can sit a good trip behind the speed and run these down.  Key in all doubles and pick 3′s and play an exacta box with #6.

In race 1, Metrology (#7) gets the right track and cut back to one turn can do the trick at a decent price — key in the early double and pick 3 and play an exacta box with #’s 1 and 8.  Here’s the entire card and good luck!

Race 1: 7 (Best Bet) with 1 and 8

Race 2: 4 and 2

Race 3: 2, 5 and 7

Race 4: 1 and 4

Race 5: 2 with 1 and 9

Race 6: 2, 6 and 9

Race 7: 8 with 1 and 6

Race 8: 2, 7 and 10

Race 9: 1 (Best Bet) and 6

Race 10: 4, 2 and 9



Feeling “Lucky” At Dubai World Cup (3/31/12)

Mar 31st, 2012 | By | Category: Today's Picks

Some of the most competitive racing in the world occurs in Dubai during the World Cup, so I thought I would take a shot a posting my picks.  I have to admit it’s a little bit of a crapshoot so please play with caution and look for value!

In race 4, Lucky Chappy (#1) really took to synthetic in Golden Gate stake in last, will appreciate the added distance and can save all the ground from here.  Play across the board and an exacta box with #’s 6 and 9.

In race 3, Opinion Poll (#10) can run all day on turf, likes the local surface and Dettori chooses him over Fox Hunt (#11).  Key in all multi-race wagers and play an exacta box with #’s 11 and 3.  Here’s the rest of the card and good luck!

Race 2: 3, 4 and 11

Race 3: 10 (Best Bet) with 11 and 3

Race 4: 1 (Best Bet) with 6 and 9

Race 5: 6, 3 and 11

Race 6: 5, 7 and 1

Race 7: 10, 13 and 4

Race 8: 4, 9 and 6

Race 9: 11, 7 and 3



Expressing “True Feelings” At Aqueduct (3/30/12)

Mar 30th, 2012 | By | Category: Today's Picks

Fast and firm for the Friday card — it’s great to have turf racing back in NY to spice up the card!  In race 8, True Feelings (#1) goes second off the layoff and should get the fast pace she wants here — key in all doubles and pick 3′s and play an exacta box with #9.

In race 7, Atitlan (#8) gets back on preferred surface and can upset these if he can repeat firm turf form — key in all doubles and pick 3′s and play an exacta box with #’s 11 and 7.  Here’s the entire card and good luck!

Race 1: 4 and 7

Race 2: 2 and 6

Race 3: 3 and 4

Race 4: 1 and 2

Race 5: 5, 8 and 3

Race 6: 7, 6 and 5

Race 7: 8 (Best bet) with 11 and 7

Race 8: 1 (Best Bet) and 9

Race 9: 3, 6 and 13