Archive for April 2021

Taking The “Road” To The Derby At Churchill (4/30/21)

Apr 30th, 2021 | By | Category: Churchill, Today's Picks

Fast and good for Kentucky Oaks Day at Churchill with a stakes packed 13-race card on tap — check out how the track plays today drying out from a rainy Thursday and take extra time to handicap a wide open Derby tomorrow!  Let’s see if we can build some momentum today!

In race 8, The Grade 1 La Troienne, Dunbar Road (#8) runs well fresh from top barn and should benefit from all the speed signed on here and run these down late — key in all doubles and pick 3′s and play an exacta box with #’s 7 and 2

In race 4, Illiogami (#3) fires late and should move forward off the return win and repeat — key in all doubles and pick 3′s and play an exacta box with #’s 10 and 2.  Here’s the entire card and good luck!

Race 1: 5, 2 and 4

Race 2: 1, 4 and 7

Race 3: 2, 7 and 4

Race 4: 3 (Best Bet) with 10 and 2

Race 5: 10 (Best Bet) with 1 and 4

Race 6: 5, 6 and 4

Race 7: 6, 2 and 1

Race 8: 3 (Best Bet) with 7 and 2

Race 9: 3 (Best Bet) with 6 and 10

Race 10: 9 with 8 and 10

Race 11: 3, 6 and 10

Race 12: 8, 4 and 14

Race 13: 2, 8 and 10



“Seeing” A Winner At Belmont (4/25/21)

Apr 25th, 2021 | By | Category: Belmont, Today's Picks

Sloppy and off the turf for the Sunday card — a good day yesterday with 3 winners on top and 2 best bets scored at a nice flat bet profit, so let’s see if we can keep it up today!

In race 5, O Shea Can U See (#10) gets good stalking post, likes it wet and has run on this track — the price is too good to pass up.  Key in all doubles and pick 3′s and play an exacta box with #’s 8 and 3.

In race 7, Rainbow Gal (#6) loves it wet and Rosario gets aboard for Nola — key in all doubles and pick 3′s and play an exacta box with #’s 10 and 7.  Here’s the entire card and good luck!

Race 1: 2, 3 and 5

Race 2: 3, 5 and 4

Race 3: 6, 2 and 1

Race 4: 3, 5 and 4

Race 5: 10 (Best Bet) with 8 and 3

Race 6: 13, 2 and 16

Race 7: 6 (Best Bet) with 10 and 7

Race 8: 2, 5 and 4

Race 9: 13, 8 and 14



Good To Be “Home” At Belmont (4/24/21)

Apr 24th, 2021 | By | Category: Belmont, Today's Picks

Fast and firm for the first Saturday card at the Belmont Spring Meet — good to be back handicapping here after a great Keeneland meet, so let’s see how I do returning to my home track!

In race 8,  Casa Creed (#3) cuts back to one turn turf sprint here and should sit right behind a moderate pace and hold off the leaders late.  Key in all doubles and pick 3′s and play an exacta box with #’s 1 and 6.

In race 5, Kumar (#2) has faced better and is perfect on the local surface and will be a good price — key in all doubles and pick 3′s and play an exacta box with #’s 5 and 10.  Here’s the entire card and good luck!

Race 1: 3, 5 and 4

Race 2: 8 (Best Bet) with 7 and 4

Race 3: 6, 2 and 3

Race 4: 3, 6 and 1

Race 5: 2 (Best Bet) with 5 and 10

Race 6: 11, 8 and 9

Race 7: 1, 3 and 4

Race 8: 3 (Best Bet) with 1 and 6

Race 9: 13, 6 and 5



Making A “Bid” At Keeneland (4/18/21)

Apr 18th, 2021 | By | Category: Keeneland, Today's Picks

Fast and good for the Sunday card — another good day yesterday listing both pick 4′s and the early pick 5; only 2 winners on top, but my best bet scored at 5-2, so let’s see if we can keep it up today!

In race 3, Catch a Bid (#3) cuts back to turf sprint, but has been working like she can stay close enough and make a late run here — key in all  doubles and pick 3′s and play an exacta box with #’s 5 and 1.

In race 5, Hat Trip (#8) had troubled trip in last and gets enough pace to set up late run with a clear path — key in all doubles and pick 3′s and play an exacta box with #’s 6 and 3.  Here’s the entire card and good luck!

Race 1: 7, 5 and 1

Race 2: 2, 5 and 4

Race 3: 3 (Best Bet) with 5 and 1

Race 4: 7, 1 and 2B

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

Race 6: 5, 1 and 2

Race 7: 3 (Best Bet) with 6 and 7

Race 8: 8, 5 and 3

Race 9: 3, 1 and 8