Category: FREE RACE SELECTIONS

TAKING A LONGER CD OPTION

If we wanted to play it safer in Wednesday’s optional claiming N2X at 7 furlongs in Derbytown but it’s too late to stop now. The

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WORST STINKIN’ BET ON SAT

By Top Turf Teddy — The “Worst Stinkin’ Bet of the Day” will be in the 5th Race at Churchill Downs, where #3-Mucho, although not

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ADMISSION OFFICE WELL SPOTTED

The Churchill feature is a competitive turf route for older handicappers going a mile and an eighth with course loving Mr. Misunderstood looking to repeat

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BACKING A SASSY NEW YORKER

Horse racing matches one horse against another, of course, as trainers effort to shape their development and careers. When this happens, handicapping becomes a study in trainer

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IN SEARCH OF A GOOD TRIP

Please Jose Ortiz, I only ask that you place my selection in a place where she can win. I don’t often blame riders, don’t believe

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KEY TO BIG A LATE PICK 4?

Maybe the better question, given the deep freeze, is whether an interesting, competitive grass event will remain on that surface? Hope so because while he

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NEED GPW PICK 4, 6 SINGLE?

In responding to above, doesn’t everyone? With regular dark days or the deep freeze limiting simulcast options this Wednesday, there is a Pick 4, or

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MILLIONS CLASSIC PREVIEW

Sometimes you just have to believe, especially if you’re supporting a horse that in his last two starts was beaten a cumulative 36 lengths. But

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A BIG-A SLICE OF PUMPKIN PIE

An interesting 7-furlong sprint for fillies and mares and a rare opportunity to get value on a Shug McGaughey-trained runner. But then you should get

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HORSES TO WATCH/BET ON

From our personal stash come several Horses to Watch in action today: In today’s 5th race at Laurel, a maiden allowances for 2-year-olds going a

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PUTTING FAITH IN PEDIGREE

Well you don’t see this very often; a preliminary allowances for fillies and mares 3-years-old and up going a mile and an eighth with none

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INTERESTING CD FEATURE

The strength of Wednesday’s 9th race at Churchill Downs is drawn toward the outside, principally early line favorite Confessing (5-2) and the first also-eligible, Zuzanna

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SHUG FILLY HAS BIG FUTURE

Tomorrow’s turf feature at Belmont Park, the Chelsey Flower at one mile on the Widener Course is a battle between two fillies who broke their

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TOO LATE TO STOP NOW

We’ve been trying to beat the favorite with logical contenders all week, they have all run very well but the most probable winner, on paper,

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TAKING A LOOK AT BELMONT

The two favorites in Friday’s Belmont turf feature are both exiting key races. While three winners came from Bound For Nowhere’s 96-5) last race, Diamond

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