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Santa Anita Top Play: Los Alamitos back form hints at J Louie

  Santa Anita / June 15 / Race 5  / PDT: This $8000 claimer for fillies and mares will be run at the seldom-used distance of five furlongs, and this could work to the advantage of J Louie, who seems to … Continue reading

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Belmont Top Play: Matching Skies should sit a nice trip in the 6th

Belmont Park / June 15 / Race 6 / 3:55 EDT: Looking at Pace Projector for this group of $20k claimers set to sprint six furlongs, we see that ML favorite, and horse to beat, #1 Your Move is likely … Continue reading

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Santa Anita Top Play: We like Adriatic Skye, wire to wire, in the 1st

Santa Anita / June 14 / Race 1 / 1:00 PDT: We do not care for the 9-5 morning line favorite, Tough Business, in this 7F claiming sprint. She just broke her maiden against a horribly weak field (Race Rating an anemic … Continue reading

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Belmont Top Play: Pace Projector adjusts for scratches, & we adjust our wagering approach in the 5th

Belmont Park / June 14 / Race 5 / 3:24 EDT: Race 5 was carded for one mile on the Widener turf course, and is one of three races to survive overnight rain in NY to remain on its scheduled … Continue reading

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Santa Anita Top Play: Editor’s Cut should handle dirt

Santa Anita / June 13 / Race 8 / 6:37 PDT: We’ve seen better cards than this one at Santa Anita. Let’s jump over the first seven races (which comprise a grand total of 46 horses before scratches) and take a … Continue reading

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Belmont Top Play: Patent’s form is better than it seems

Belmont Park / June 8 / Race 6 / 3:55 EDT: With eight starts under his belt already, #7 Patent has more experience than any of his opponents in this first-level allowance, which could be viewed as a negative. Perhaps … Continue reading

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Santa Anita Top Play: Juliet’s Tizzy Hits Hard on TimeformUS Speed Figures

Santa Anita / June 8 / Race  3/ 5:00 PDT: Bob Baffert has two starters in this 5.5F maiden claimer, and while both look like contenders and both will take money, neither looks overpowering. Baffert’s first-time starter, Gold Chaser, has on … Continue reading

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