Thursday Del Mar Recap – Aug 18 (day 22)
Polytrack played fair. Patient types best on turf.
Agapito Delgadillo and Joel Rosario both booted a pair.
On the ticket front I tabbed two Primary (Duke of Aspen, Bailouttheminister) winners and one Secondary (First Strike) winner – carryover into Friday!
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Friday Free Play Links
Below are links to my Aug 19th free selections…enjoy!
6th race from Saratoga – Today’s Racing Digest
7th race from Del Mar – Horse Racing Nation
Today’s Racing Digest Full Card Schedule – Saratoga Saturdays + Pick 6 Carryover Days
I’ll cover full cards from New York every Saturday, Holiday Mondays, and Pick 6 carryover days!
I am offering the following full cards for $10/each at Today’s Racing Digest…
Friday, August 19 from Saratoga ($69,503 carryover) – complete and ready to purchase!
Saturday, August 20 from Saratoga – complete and ready to purchase!
Saturday full cards from Saratoga (Sat. Aug 20, 27 – Sat. Sept 3). Plus, Saratoga closing day (Monday, Sept. 5) + all Pick 6 carryover days from the Spa!
Friday’s Pick 6 from Del Mar includes a carryover of more than $79,000. The feature race is the $85,000 Sandy Blue Handicap for 3-year-old fillies traveling a flat mile on the turf. Morning line favorite Mizdirection exits a place finish in a graded turf route and looms the inside target under Gomez. Partly cloudy skies are expected with a high temperature of 83.
Degree of Difficulty: Moderate. On a scale of 1 to 10, the Friday Pick 6 from Del Mar rates a 6.
Possible Singles: Full Fashioned (4th race), Mizdirection (5th race)
Jarrod Horak’s Del Mar Pick 6 Tickets – Friday, August 19, 2011
Del Mar Race 2 (Str-Alw, 2yo fil, 5.5f) Primary (#1 Outrageous Belle, #8 Real Dream, #7 Stayclassysandiego)
Del Mar Race 3 (OC-25/, CA-bred f&m 3up, 5f) Primary (#6 Magic School, #4 Cactus Flyer) – Secondary (#8 Rebecca, #1 Tribalicious)
Del Mar Race 4 (Mcl-40k, CA-bred f&m 3up, 6f) Primary (#1 Full Fashioned) – Secondary (#4 Jade And Diamonds)
Del Mar Race 5 (Sandy Blue Hcp, 3yo fil, 8T) Primary (#2 Mizdirection) – Secondary (#11 Dynamo)
Del Mar Race 6 (Clm-10k, 3up, 8f) Primary (#6 Lease of Life, #10 Whirling Thunder) – Secondary (#7 North Fork, #5 Capt. Sparrow, #9 Luv Dragon)
Del Mar Race 7 (MSW, 2yo, 8T) Primary (#6 Smart Ellis, #3 Unusual Heatwave) – Secondary (#9 Mental Giant)
Friday Pick 6 Tickets
Note that the Standard Ticket shows how much it would cost if you used all of the contenders on one ticket. The multiple Primary/Secondary ticket strategy saves money and allows you to put your strong handicapping opinions to the test.
Pick 6 Spread Ticket Calculator courtesy of Del Mar website (click tickets to enlarge)