Race 3: Texas Music (#6)
The Pace Projector is predicting that she will be clearly in front early in a race that does not feature a ton of speed.
Ran deceptively well after setting a fast pace in her only turf sprint, which came against tougher company.
Is bred to like grass, since her half-sibling is a turf sprint winner.
5-1 on ML
Race 6: Tactical Pursuit (#10)
Runs like a horse that is still learning, as he jumped tire tracks late in both of his recent Gulfstream Park starts.
Got into some subtle trouble last time as he was shuffled back behind a tiring runner on the far turn before rerallying late.
Possesses tactical speed, which will be an asset in a race where many are deep closers.
6-1 on ML
Race 7: Silver Dust (#3)
Has shown subtle improvement since being transferred into this barn.
His newfound tactical speed should ensure that he doesn’t get too far off the pace.
DRF Formulator Fact: Over the past five years, Bret Calhoun is 21 for 101 (21 percent, $2.53 ROI) when adding blinkers in dirt sprints.
8-1 on ML