Bob Ike's Free Pick of the Day for Thursday, Jan. 2

Santa Anita
8th race--
#4 SIDEBAR (5-2)
Freshened since Del Mar, this Spawr-trained filly drops for her diploma in this $40,000 maiden claimer. She showed high speed in a live straight maiden race that produced two-next out winners and she shouldn't miss here.

Yesterday's Result: FAMOUS ALICE was scratched from 8th race.

Live Longshot: SALLYANA (2nd race)

ShowVivor: ONE TIME ONLY (5th race)

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