By Ciaran Thornton (on twitter @californiapick4 and at www.californiapick4.com)
Don’t forget we get an extra day of racing tomorrow!
You can see my best bets, longshots and the Pick 5 selections over on my website for free
Race 4: Tuscany Beauty
Race 5: Mr. Opportunistic
Longshots of the Day:
Race 8: Irish – big price and red hot Prat has hopped on
Race 10: #3 Sheer Pleasure is a dirt racer and lost on turf to #8 Singing Kitty who I am
also using. I like this horse and I like the price we are getting today. #5 Lily Kai gives us a great 8-1 price today and her races have been much better than they look with lots of trouble. Jumping big time in class today but I think she belongs. #6 Bert’s Melody looks very strong in here on the drop and cut back in distance and second off a long layoff.
Today’s Late Pick 4 will cost $32 with horses listed in preference.
Races 1-5 selections and also for Pick 5, exacta and trifecta boxes
Horses listed in brackets are for added coverage if wanted and for exotics.
For races where I only have one or two selections I usually like to KEY the top choice with the second choice and an outside for trifectas.
When I have three horses selected in a Pick 4 or Pick 5 consider them for Trifecta boxes and for superfecta boxes use the 3 selections with the highest priced horse with good form or top tier jockeys riding, especially if they give a price. Rolling Pick 3 and doubles using selections.
Irish horse racing saying –
“Bíonn grásta Dé idir an dialait agus an talamh.”
“The grace of God is found between the saddle and the ground.”