08/05/2014 9:10AM

Hammersly: How I'd play Del Mar on Wednesday, Aug. 6


A decent-sized pick six carryover requires some attention. And just two maiden races in the sequence (races 5, 8) mean you’re looking mostly at familiar faces, as opposed to dealing with a ton of firsters where you’re often grasping at straws. The two maiden races are inscrutable, as you might have guessed, so spreading there seems essential. Here’s a look at the other four races in the sequence which might help you pare your ticket to keep in line with your budget.