Saturday Santa Anita Park Recap – Oct 1
Both surfaces seemed to play fair.
Hat trick for Joel Rosario included three Grade 1 wins aboard Creative Cause, Zazu, and Dubawi Heights.
On the ticket front I tabbed three Primary (Zazu, Game On Dude, Dubawi Heights) winners.
Pick 6 Blog Profit/Loss for 2011
2011 Totals: Jan 1 – Oct 1 (+12,881.60)
Pick a winner in at least one Breeders’ Cup prep race, and you can qualify for TVG’s $500,000 Champions’ Challenge contest.
For more Santa Anita Park action check out Marc Doche at Pick 4 Blog.
Suday Free Play Links
Below are links to my Horse Racing Nation free selections for Oct 2nd…enjoy!
Grade 3 Tempted (Belmont Park)
Grade 3 Pilgrim (Belmont Park)
Grade 2 Clement L. Hirsch Turf Championship (Santa Anita)
Grade 1 Oak Leaf (Santa Anita)
Fast Track with Steve Bortstein
I am pleased to announce that I have joined Steve Bortstein on his Fast Track radio show. Tune in each Saturday and Sunday (8-9am MT).
Today’s Racing Digest Full Card Schedule – Belmont + Breeders’ Cup
I am offering the following full cards for $10/each at Today’s Racing Digest…
Belmont full Card Saturdays (October 8, 15, 22, 29).
Breeders’ Cup analysis (Friday, November 4 and Saturday, November 5).
Sunday’s Pick 6 from Santa Anita Park includes two graded events. First up is the Clement L. Hirsch Turf Championship (4th race) and morning line favorite Acclamation is the one to reel in. The seemingly wide open Oak Leaf Stakes (8th race) includes 1-2 Del Mar Debutante finishers Weemissfrankie and Self Preservation. Partly cloudy skies are expected with a high temperature of 83.
Degree of Difficulty: Moderate. On a scale of 1 to 10, the Sunday Pick 6 from Santa Anita Park rates a 6.
Possible Singles: Contested (5th race), Fortunate Appeal (9th race)
Jarrod Horak’s Santa Anita Park Pick 6 Tickets – Sunday, October 2, 2011
Santa Anita Park Race 4 (G2 Clement L. Hirsch Turf Championship, 3up, 10T) Primary (#3 Champ Pegasus, #7 Acclamation) – Secondary (#8 Make Music For Me)
Santa Anita Park Race 5 (MSW, 2yo fil, 6f) Primary (#14 Contested) – Secondary (#10 Eileen’s Dream)
Santa Anita Park Race 6 (OC-62.5/2x, 3up, 7f) Primary (#6 Spaniard, #8 C J Russell) – Secondary (#7 Quality Council)
Santa Anita Park Race 7 (Clm-40k, 3up, 6.5T) Primary (#3 Kelly Leak, #10 Ace of Aces, #11 Muny)
Santa Anita Park Race 8 (G1 Oak Leaf, 2yo fil, 8.5f) Primary (#2 Self Preservation, #8 Weemissfrankie) – Secondary (#10 Charm The Maker)
Santa Anita Park Race 9 (Clm-8k, 3up, 6.5f) Primary (#11 Fortunate Appeal) – Secondary (#10 Exclamation)
Sunday 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)