Sunday, December 14, 2014
Motion Zeroes in on Parx Feature
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FOURTH: 3-GUARD THE ROCK (4-1) drops in second start for LeBarron in second start off the claim (26% efficient) following dull try when overmatched; fits dynamics nicely and switches to Pennington. 1-JOINT DECISION (3-1) has developed nicely this fall, earning competitive Energy Ratings, now drops in with restricted claimers.4-Grey Gator (12-1) will be running late for a share.
FIFTH: 3-JAR OF HEARTS (4-1) ships in for Hamilton Smith while dropping into maiden claimer, both profitable scenarios for this outfit, and also turns back into sprint while going turf to dirt; improvement expected. 1A-Kwik E (5-1) likely pacesetter, has run well under disparate circumstances in both lifetime starts. 5-Surprise Daydream (5-2) set pace and stayed well going a mile in debut but turns back with faster set, likely to get out-quicked. 4-Is She Hot (9-5) is in from NY for Rudy.
SIXTH: 6-BOND VIGILANTE (5-1) makes third start off the layup for Chad and won his only start at this hybrid distance; Brown otherworldly 8-for-9 when going sprint to route and back into sprint. 7-RAPID ROUGE (6-1) is a Horse for Course that just missed in rapidly run try at today’s hybrid distance; Carmouche had his choice and lands here.
SEVENTH: 6-MINI COSMO (3-1) is well bred for the added distance, drops from restricted stakes into allowances and Motion is profitable when stretching out off two sprints and adding first-Lasix (27%). 1-Pancakesandbatter (5-2) showed marked improvement stretching out to this distance for Rudy, earning excellent Energy Rating, but spots choice experience on this surface.
EIGHTH: 7-COUSIN STEPHEN (5-2) has had his issues and consequently jumped off the classics trail; makes second start off a brief layup, went well in both local starts, winning beneath Carmouche, back aboard here and blew out rapidly at Belmont Park base. 1A_Prospero (8-1) earns competitive Energy Ratings consistently and was very sharp winning under these conditions last out; makes first start in two months off the Velasquez claim.
NINTH: 2-ONE FOR DON (7-2) exits a series of fast races against tougher sets than he meets here and should benefit from recent first start over the track; barn extremely effective with two-class droppers and LAY-3 scenarios. 8-DENZEL (2-1) comes off top figure score in slop last out; likely to regress.
SUGGESTED ECONOMICAL PLAY: 3.4 with 3 with 6.7 with 6 with 7 with 2.8---$16
For today's Feature Race Analysis, we're going on record with Mini Cosmo (3-1) in today's seventh race, taking him to win at 2-1 or greater and an exacta box with Rudy ship-in Pancakesandbatter (2-1)
Number of Selections since 2007: 1659
Number of Win and Place Finishes: 499-323
Amount Wagered: $3,318 [to win only]
Total Dollar Return on Investment: $3,455.20
Profit to Date: $137.20