August 28, 2015
A 50-cent pick four ending with a longshot single is the play Saturday at Del Mar. The wager on races 7-10 is structured using TicketMaker, and the total cost is $54. The bet allows for one “miss” in the early races, trying to “get live” to the single.
Trainer Doug O’Neill will have a team of 2-year-olds spread across the nation on Labor Day.
Beholder, winner of the $1 million Pacific Classic against males Aug. 22, was on the track before dawn Friday at Del Mar.
The eastern wall of the backstretch racing office was being repaired earlier this week after a car crashed into it.
Stellar Wind is expected to win Sunday’s $100,000 Torrey Pines Stakes for 3-year-old fillies at Del Mar.
Despite 10 races carded for the seaside Saturday, options seem limited with a few short fields and four races (2, 4, 8, and 10) loaded with firsters. At least one race, however, with a big, contentious field, provides an opportunity, particularly for ...
August 27, 2015
Gimme Da Lute will be heavily favored to win his fourth consecutive stakes in Saturday’s $100,000 El Cajon Stakes for 3-year-olds at Del Mar.
Catch a Flight, second or third in three Grade 1 races in Southern California this year, could have an international campaign this fall.
Appealing Tale may be on his way to New York to prep for the Breeders’ Cup Dirt Mile at Keeneland on Oct. 30.
I’m looking to take what they give me on this seven-race card that begins the weekend. The best place to start is with the early daily double.