Equidaily Racing Journal



Saturday, November 10, 2007
Picks and plays for some of the day's major stakes
by Seth Merrow

We're looking at eight races today -- highlighted by the stakes action at Calder on the Florida Millions card.

Turf wagers are turf only

Best Bets

Aqueduct, Race 8, Bee Charmer.
Calder, Race 6, Elle Cashareau.

Aqueduct: Red Smith Hcp G2 $150K

Bee Charmer...Matz runner has been going well without winning often this season -- but last couple show promise.
Precious Passion...Won a G3 at Meadowlands last time. Could be getting good.
Dreadnaught...Just behind top pick in latest.
Prince Rahy.
True Cause.

Wager: $5 WP on Bee Charmer.
...$2 exacta box top two.
...$1 exacta box top four, sub next if scratch.
...$1 tri box top four, sub next if scratch.

Calder: O'Farrell Juv Fillies $150K

Silk Ridge...7F win three back was probably her best.
High Resolve...Ships in from NoCal for Lost in the Fog connections off of two wins in two starts. Could be special.
Permanent Makeup...Makes third start and got some good stakes education last time.

Wager: $5 WP on Silk Ridge.
...$2 exacta box top two.
...$1 exacta box top four.
...$1 tri box top four.

Calder: Price Juv $150K

Smoke'n Coal...Very promising in two NY starts for Darley -- including a small stake.
Wise Answer...Has done little wrong so far. Dangerous.
Smooth Air...Should have benefitted from stakes try last time.
Macho Grande.

Wager: $5 WP on Smoke'n Coal.
...$2 exacta box top two.
...$1 tri key Smoke'n Coal over next three.

Calder: Franks Juv Fillies Turf $100K

Elle Cashareau...Maiden has only one start under her belt but it was an OK try in Ny> Like the confidence Clement shows bringing her into this.
Calico Bay...Five good starts so far -- four of them stakes.
Robbie's Gal...Stretching out and trying turf -- but looks capable of being in the hunt.
Awesome Dreamer.

Wager: $5 WP on Elle Cashareau.
...$2 exacta box top two.
...$1 exacta box top four.
...$1 tri box top four.

Calder: Dudley Sprint Hcp $150K

Finallymadeit...Should be the one to catch from the rail.
Guapeton...Showed some promise earlier this year. Must overcome a longtime on the bench however.
Blue Pepsi Lodge...Seems to have turned a corner last two.
Like Now.

Wager: $5 WP on Finallymadeit.
...$2 exacta box top two.
...$1 tri key Finallymadeit over next three.

Calder: Appleton Juv Turf $100K

Extreme Frolic...Ran well in only turf start and just missed in latest in best race yet.
Dynhocracy...Turf debut -- but has run well in two turn starts.
Check It Twice...Lightly-raced and should have some upside.
Big Al.

Wager: $5 WP on Extreme Frolic.
...$2 exacta box top two.
...$1 exacta box top four.
...$1 tri box top four.

Calder: Rose Classic Hcp $200K

Electrify...Won two back. Ran second last time. Post position should help this time.
Imawildandcrazyguy...Could be interesting going turf-to-dirt.
Yes He's The Man...Wired 'em stretching to two turns last time. Likely to try it again.
Summer Book.

Wager: $5 WP on Electrify.
...$2 exacta box top two.
...$1 exacta box top four.
...$1 tri box top four.

Churchill: Mrs Revere G2 $150K

Bit of Whimsy...Has only missed the exacta once in six career starts. Last was best yet.
Tensas Yucatan...Likely to be sent from the rail -- but should have some company.
Bel Air Beauty...Should be rolling late.
Gotta Have Her.

Wager: $5 WP on Bit of Whimsy.
...$2 exacta box top two.
...$1 exacta box top four.
...$1 tri box top four.

Coast-to-coast Archives...Picks, plays and results from previous weeks


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