08/06/2014 3:48PM

Pocono: Horses to watch from July 30 - August 5


Wednesday, July 30

PAULAS BRADY (CLMHCP125/15000) followed the winner around a traffic tieup past the half, tucked to the final turn, tipped and closed strongly at 43-1.

LIMELIGHT (NW2FM) finished with a full head of steam from second over in latest and just missed.

HAPPILY EVER AFTER (NW4FM) got stuck behind a tiring leader as the lead changed in the final turn and lost her best chance.

CYPRESS HILL SUDS (CLM5000M) brushed to command passing the quarter, set a good clip under pressure in quick mile and could not last to wakeup winner. Beaten favorite can atone in next.

Friday, August 1

ARTICULATE (CLM5000) was parked to the lead and pressed most of the way, dug in but could not stall the fresher tripped-out pocket sitter.

THIRD MORTGAGE (NW4200FM) was parked to the lead, yielded to the odds-on favorite, sat pocket second best throughout.

SHADY BREEZE (NW7000) yielded to the favorite, retook, set the clip, got away by a few heading home but could not last when the favorite got moving.

RISE ABOVE IT (CLM7500) came wide into the lane and rallied gamely from second over to get up for second to the favorite.

Saturday, August 2

SCHOOLKIDS (NW13000) sat at the back at 60-1 and was content to tour the track. Stay alert, he may have a surprise up his bridle soon.

HOLY HALIBUT (NW17500) was in the pocket and got shuffled behind a tiring pacesetter as the lead changed, found room between horses with willing finish.

SOMETHINGINTHEWIND (CLM27500) was one of the victims of the leaders field scattering break in the final turn last time out costing George Napolitano, Jr. his chance for win number eight on the evening.

CHEYENNE REIDER (CLM275000) was third over in same race and lost all chance scattering wide, settled and finished fast once in gear.

E STREET PLAN (NW22500) hit overdrive late and simply ran out track.

ROAD UNTRAVELED (NW11000) was blindswitched much of the final turn and into the stretch in last as the field bunched up. Found room between horses about mid lane with game finish.

Sunday, August 3

RICE CRISP BREEZE (NW3) picked up the winner's cover late in the final turn and followed him home proving gamest for 2nd best.

HUMILITY (NW5000) tipped in the final turn and closed well for second outkicking the favorite in the process.

SIXTEEN MIKES (NW5500) beaten favorite was wide to the half and parked out there forever before tiring.

PARTY ALLSTAR (NW5500) came wide to the third panel behind tiring outer flow and was parked there to the lane, rallied gamely and ran out of track.

Tuesday, August 5

PERSPECTIVE (NW2) rallied gamely from second over in good try but had a few steps too many to go.

WINKY DINK (NW4FM) closed gamely between horses from the back of the pack and earns long look in next outing.

MORGAN SHARK (NW7000) was parked to the lead, yielded for the pocket, tipped entering the stretch as the winner was challenging, rallied gamely to the wire but had lost that step when needed. Beaten favorite should atone.

TURTLE EXPRESS (NW7000) showed all the speed of the hare finishing up but ran out of track. Take the turtle to the bank in next.

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