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The Violet Stakes (G3)

Seven older fillies & mares go postward in today’s 11th at Monmouth, the Grade 3 Violet Stakes. The favorite is likely #2 Light Up Our World (5-2), who goes out for Arnaud Delacour. She was a solid fourth last time on the 4th … Continue reading

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Saturday at the Spa

A few quick spot plays for Saturday at Saratoga. Race 2 – #3 Get the Facts (6-1) was green in his debut going 5.5 furlongs behind and impressive wire to wire winner on the opening Saturday of the meet and comes back in … Continue reading

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Haskell Day

Let’s look at some spots on the Haskell Day card at Monmouth Park. Haskell Invitational (Race 12) – While it appears #4 Practical Joke (4-1) is better at one-turn, he is still a solid runner going two-turns and if he is going to … Continue reading

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Sunday Highlight Horse – Cheddar Chub Can Spring Upset Against J-Breds

Monmouth Park has always run a series of Jersey-bred stakes races on dirt, but only one on turf – the Dan Horn. That was was scrapped this year. However, Jersey-breds get on the grass in today’s 8th race, an allowance … Continue reading

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The United Nations – Beach Patrol Vulnerable?

Trainer Chad Brown sends Beach Patrol, out of a fourth place finish in the Grade 1 Manhattan on the Belmont undercard down to the Jersey Shore to run as the favorite in the Grade 1 United Nations on Saturday. He’s … Continue reading

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Friday’s Monmouth Late Pick-4

Monmouth has a nice sequence to finish their card on Friday. Let’s take a shot at the late pick-4. Race 5 – 3/up, Maiden Claiming $20k, 9 furlongs, turf – This race is a mile-and-an-eighth, and that extra 16th of a … Continue reading

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Saturday Spot Plays

Let’s look at a few spot plays for Saturday’s races. We had originally written up Belmont’s seventh but that has been taken off the turf. As of this posting, Belmont’s 9th is still on the turf, but obviously if it … Continue reading

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Saturday Spot Plays

Our last post looked at the Pick-4 today leading into the Penn Derby at Penn National, but there’s a lot more great action around the east coast today. Let’s take a look at a few spot plays we’ll be interested … Continue reading

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NY-Bred Showcase Day Pick-4

NYRA runs a few NY-bred showcase cards throughout the year, with this one coming together a few years ago when they moved the Met Mile off Memorial Day. Personally, these cards are great, and the late pick-4 sequence today is … Continue reading

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