08/13/2010 10:50PM

Monmouth: Pick 5 Carryover on Saturday

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No one had all five winners on the Friday card so there is a $59,525 carryover into Saturday's 50 cent Pick 5. Expect the pool to grow to $400,000, or perhaps more.

From the desk of Monmouth Park Publicity Maestro John Heims:

PICK 5 CARRYOVER OF $59,525 GOING INTO SATURDAY’S MONMOUTH CARD

        OCEANPORT, N.J. * No one picked all five winners in Monmouth’s Pick 5 on Friday, creating a carryover of $59,525 for Saturday’s program.
        The Pick 5, comprising the sixth through 10th races, is a 50-cent wager with a takeout rate of just 15 percent.
        On Friday, the Pick 5 races were won by Curious Luck ($57.80) in the 6th; It’s Not For Love ($10.80) in the 7th; Thatsallshewrote ($6.60) in the 8th; Isittruemossy ($9.60) in the 9th, and Sitora ($67.60) in the 10th.
        The consolation payout for four of five winners Saturday was $342.10.
        Gates open tomorrow at 11:30 am for Monmouth Park’s 12-race program which includes the 86th running of the Grade 3, $200,000 Monmouth Oaks for 3-year-old fillies.