The Daily Bankroll Challenge

by Seth Merrow
Matching wits--and a mythical bankroll--with the top handicappers

2006 Racing Season

Saratoga Race Course
Tuesday, August 29, 2006
Total for the meet... $315.05

Complete archive of 2006 daily Best Bets picks and plays pages.


It's just been one of those meets. Won the 1st with a nice $10 horse and then get upset in the 2nd. Went three deep in the 4th with our box and our fourth choice completes the exacta/quinella...

But faithful readers know that over the past two seasons we have made astounding comebacks over the final days of the meet. The goal is to duplicate those Herculean efforts this year.

RACE 1/2... $5 DD... R1/Metro Meteor/Apollo Jones... R2/Iron Goddess/Children's Annex.
Ran R1/WON-4... R2/2-8.

RACE FOUR... $2 quinella box... Wynsome Wesley/I Can Hear You Now/Black Velvet Band.
Ran WON-3-5.

RACE 8/9... $5 DD... R8/Steel Buns/Grand Opening/Marchonin... R9/Summer Journey/Cash Flow.
Ran R8/6-8-9... R9/3-8.

Loss for the day... $56.00


No racing. Dark day.

All turf wagers are turf only

Total bet...$

If we are interested in both halves of an entry -- in event of a scratch -- it is noted that way [in other words, both halve are named]. If only one-half of the entry is named, then we prefer that half and will move to our next pick listed [rather than the other half of the entry] in event of a scratch.
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