Archive for April 2018

It’s An “Overnight Success” At Aqueduct (4/22/18)

Apr 22nd, 2018 | By | Category: Aqueduct, Today's Picks

Fast and firm for closing day at Aqueduct — can’t wait for Belmont to open which really means a return to consistent quality racing in NY, so let’s say goodbye with a good last day!

In race 10, Overnight Success (#9) was meant for turf in debut and ran well anyway — Servis will have this one ready for a top effort today.  Key in all doubles and pick 3′s and play an exacta box with #’s 8 and 7.

In race 9, Long Haul Bay (#9) towers over these on best numbers and Brown will have this one ready off the layoff — key in all doubles and pick 3′s and play an exacta box with #’s 11 and 1.  Here’s the entire card and good luck!

Race 1: 4, 2 and 5

Race 2: 1, 7 and 2

Race 3: 3, 7 and 6

Race 4: 7 and 4

Race 5: 7 with 3 and 1

Race 6: 4, 3 and 7

Race 7: 2 (Best Bet) with 6 and 5

Race 8: 3 (Best Bet) with 6 and 2

Race 9: 9 (Best Bet) with 11 and 1

Race 10: 9 (Best Bet) with 8 and 7



Right Up My “Alley” At Keeneland (4/21/18)

Apr 21st, 2018 | By | Category: Keeneland, Today's Picks

Fast and firm for the Saturday card — not been my best meeting at Keeneland, and I am really not excited about the card today., but let’s see how I do today.

In race 9, The Grade 2 Elkhorn, Bullards Alley (#9) didn’t care for the rock hard turf in last at Gulfstream and should appreciate the return to a track he likes — key in all doubles and pick 3′s and play an exacta box with #’s 2 and 10.

In race 3, Special Relativity (#1) in good form and worked well for this — key in all doubles and pick 3′s and play an exacta box with #’s 6 and 4. Here’s the entire card and good luck!

Race 1: 1, 2 and 7

Race 2: 1, 3 and 2

Race 3: 1 (Best Bet) with 6 and 4

Race 4: 7, 8 and 6

Race 5: 7, 8 and 1

Race 6: 7, 2 and 3

Race 7: 9, 3 and 8

Race 8: 5, 7 and 10

Race 9: 9 (Best Bet) with 2 and 10

Race 10: 4, 3 and 1



A “Prime” Pick At Aqueduct (4/21/18)

Apr 21st, 2018 | By | Category: Aqueduct, Today's Picks

Fast and firm for the Saturday card — the races are getting better to handicap because of the turf, so let’s see how I do today.

In race 8, Dynamax Prime (#3) rounding into form and top numbers from past should win this at a decent price — key in all doubles and pick 3′s and play an exacta box with #’s 9 and 1.

In race 7, Codrington (#4) comes back off a layoff for a good return trainer and there is ample speed to set up late run if ready — key in all doubles and pick 3′s and play an exacta box with #’s 9 and 10.  Here’s the entire card and good luck!

Race 1: 4 and 2

Race 2: 6 (Best Bet) with 1 and 4

Race 3: 4 and 5

Race 4: 2, 6 and 1

Race 5: 8 (Best Bet) with 6 and 3

Race 6: 10, 4 and 1

Race 7: 4 (Best Bet) with 9 and 10

Race 8: 3 (Best Bet) with 9 and 1

Race 9: 4 with 6 and 9

Race 10: 7, 12 and 10



A “Raucous” Day At Aqueduct (4/15/18)

Apr 15th, 2018 | By | Category: Aqueduct, Today's Picks

Fast and firm for the Sunday card — didn’t post yesterday with all the other racing going on, but this is a decent card and Keeneland is too affected by rain to do today, so let’s pick some winners!

In race 7, Raucous (#8) cuts back to turf sprint in return and connections do well together — key in all doubles and pick 3′s and play an exacta box with #’s 7 and 10.

In race 4, Wicked Freud (#7) is the in form closer in turf affair packed with speed — key in all doubles and pick 3′s and play an exacta box with #’s 10 and 3.  Here’s the entire card and good luck!

Race 1: 7, 3 and 2

Race 2: 6 (Best Bet) with 2 and 3

Race 3: 1, 4 and 7

Race 4: 7 (Best Bet) with 10 and 3

Race 5: 6, 2 and 4

Race 6: 6, 9 and 3

Race 7: 8 (Best Bet) with 7 and 10

Race 8: 6, 5 and 4

Race 9: 3, 7 and 10