12/05/2013 12:59PM

Weekend Warrior for Dec. 7: Picks for Hollywood Starlet, Claiming Crown Rapid Transit and Emerald


There is a deep national stakes schedule on Saturday, but the most important races of the day can be found at Betfair Hollywood Park, where the Grade 1, $500,000 Hollywood Starlet is supported by the Grade 2, $150,000 Bayakoa Stakes. There is also a Grade 3 tripleheader at Calder consisting of the Fred Hooper, My Charmer, and Tropical Turf handicaps, each worth $100,000. And Saturday is Claiming Crown Day at Gulfstream, topped by the $200,000 Jewel.