Pricci's Free Daily Feature Race Analysis

Whenever his daily work schedule permits, HorseRaceInsider executive editor John Pricci will analyze that day's feature race from a major thoroughbred-racing jurisdiction.

Monday, August 21, 2017

Taking a Shot Against Shipman Favorite

Today's Evan Shipman has attracted a short field that features a very consistent and fast favorite, Diversify (7-5), and the fresh Violette trainee is going to take a lot of beating. But we're going to try, anyway.

Papa Shot (5-2) has the benefit of a recent sprint prep over the track, has won around two turns, has the pedigree for the trip and enjoys a favorable weight switch with the fave.

Taking Papa Shot to win at 2-1 or greater, and key-boxing exactas with Diversify, and recent Jacobson claim, Good Luck Gus (12-1), pressing the former.


Number of Selections since 2007: 2351

Number of Win and Place Finishes: 704-468

Amount Wagered: $4,702 [$2 to win only]

Total Dollar Return on Investment: $4,800.80

Exacta Finishes All Selections since 2007: .498%

Profit to Date: $98.80

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Written by John Pricci


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