05/18/2015 4:17PM

Northfield: Wednesday 5/20 Analysis


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Spot Play: CAMS BEST SHADOW (4th)


Race 1

(5) AKNUSTI eight-year-old trotter will look to make it two straight after an extended layoff.  (4) JESSE'S PRIDE just missed last out at this level; threat.  (1) FEDERAL LANE filly needed her last start and gets the best post.

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Race 2

In a weak and inconsistent field (3) BROOLETS BLISS has room to improve at a price in her second start of the year.  (5) UPTOWN ROMANCE will look to make it two straight at this level and is probably the horse to beat.  (2) WORLDOFSUNNYTIMES gets sent out for the top trainer but needs a good drive from a low percentage pilot.

Race 3

(7) STURDY'S BABY looks to be primed for a better effort third start back.  (2) ANASTASIA GIGGLE filly makes her career debut against a suspect bunch.  (1) GUNS FOR FUN lightly raced trotter is heading in the right direction; threat.

Race 4

In a tough race to gauge (9) CAMS BEST SHADOW mare has some upside and could be in line for a ground saving trip.  (1) LOGAN COUNTY RALPH sophomore pacer needed his last start and should be closer turning for home.  (4) TOWN CORSSING has burned cash in two straight; command a price.

Race 5

(2) LARRY P just needs to stay trotting for a chance to score for the first time on the year.  (1) SKY LAV raced well last out and will be used aggressively from the rail.  (4) STAGS LEAP well bred stallion should be closer turning for home in a field full of question marks.

Race 6

(3) SUZELLE HANOVER takes a significant drop in class and has been competitive against much better on the year.  (2) ROYAL BRIEFING dropped and popped last start and looks to be on the lead or in the pocket.  (4) PARTYATYOURPLACE gets sent out for a low percentage pilot; command a price.

Race 7

In a field with a combined one win in one hundred starts on the year (4) UCAN CALL ME REI has just been racing evenly but finds a really weak bunch.  (7) AMERICAN PILOT looks terrible on paper but is dropping in class.  (1) COWBOY ROUNDUP gets a good starting post with the top driver.

Race 8

(4) DOUGH TRAIN mare has room to improve in her third start of the year.  (3) DUNGY is just now back in racing shape and finds a wide open race.  (6) LULU'S SWEETIE has not won in a very long time but has been knocking on the door; threat.

Race 9

(1) JET SET STYLE has been pacing faster than most of the field and gets the best starting post.  (2) SUNBURNED VERN went to fast last week but owns some back class.  (7) SUITS gets sent out for proven connections.

Race 10

(4) AS DUHARAS is capable of beating this field but needs a good setup.  (7) LIMA RITCH put in a big effort last week; threat.  (9) JAWORSKI is 0 for the year and is best used underneath.

Race 11

(9) ARMBRO DOMI is one of few in the race that's shown a decent burst of speed and makes his first start in a new barn.  (6) WINTER CRUISE went a big three-quarters of a mile last start just getting picked off late.  (7) CAPT BENSO GOODE has just been racing evenly but could pick up the pieces in the right scenario.

Race 12

(1) GET PACKIN veteran trotter makes his first start in the top barn.   (5) BAND'S SUPERSTAR had no shot last out parked the mile.  The 6-year-old mare had been sharp prior.  (7) CINCINNATI MYSTRES mare has really stepped her game up recently and also makes her first start in a new barn.

Race 13

(5) LIKE OLD TIMES stakes winning filly finds a weak field and will crush with a good effort.  (7) BRADYMEISTER hasn't been able to get over the hump but will offer a big price; use underneath.  (6) GUTH has been slowly improving but needs more to hit the top spot.

Race 14

(2) ON THE GREEN faces a much weaker bunch with the top driver.  (4) MATT'S JACK has just been racing evenly; command a price.  (6) AT DAYBREAK is just now back in racing shape and is capable of a good effort.

Race 15

(4) DERINGER GUN drops down to the bottom level against a suspect bunch.  (6) CUSTOM MADE was the driver's choice and has room to improve second start for a new trainer.  (3) TYMAL TRITON needs some racing luck and a smooth trip.

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