08/03/2016 1:05PM

Yonkers: Friday 8/5 Analysis


MEET STATS: 184 - 786 / $1,167.30  BEST BETS: 22 - 76 / $113.50

Best Bet: HIPNUMBERONE (10th)

Spot Play: REGULUS N (3rd)


Race 1

(8) NABBER AGAIN stays on the far outside but he catches a weak group; can take this by default. (3) ADDWATER did put in a mild bid for the fourth spot in his latest. (4) ANDERLECHT could land a share of the purse.

Race 2

(3) CELEBRITY BUGATTI came close to getting the job done in his last start. Trotter can put his best foot forward to greet the cameraman for pictures. (2) LUMINOSITY did not get the job done as the chalk last out and settled for show honors; threat. (4) SUPER MANNING was facing much better in his last trip so this seems to be a better spot; watch out.

Race 3

(2) REGULUS N was caught at the wire last time out so this gelding appears to be in excellent form and the 2-hole could get him back into the winner's circle; gets the call. (3) FRATERNITY has hit the board in his last three outings; big factor. (4) AUTOMATIC SLIMS is knocking at the door based on his last three trips to the post.

Race 4

(4) AZOREAN ART was very sharp at Philly missing glory by only a neck. Gelding can improve against these with a fine-timed drive; we shall see. (1) WINNING IS SWEET took the pocket route home for all the glory last out. (4) ACE OF CLUBS very wide at the 3/4 pole and just missed the victory by only 3/4 length; watch out.

Race 5

(6) SPORTS BETTOR should find these to his liking and this gelding does have tactical speed; the pick. (5) JULERICA put in a nice rally to land down the place spot in his latest; main danger. (1) HALTON HURRICANE was sent down the road last out for all the glory; could repeat from the fence.

Race 6

(2) TOWNSLIGHT HANOVER gets post relief and that should help his chances. Gelding has some speed and could make tonight a winning one. (1) MODERN XHIBIT Two sharp efforts put this gelding right in the mix. (3) STOMPIN TOM CREEK led most of the way but was nailed for win honors last time out.

Race 7

(4) STYXIT TO EM N showed life in his last start so maybe that's an indication the gelding can move another step forward for all the marbles. (2) SHADIOS Speedy gelding could take them all the way; quite possible. (6) ELRAMA N has wheeled off two straight scores and the hat trick is clearly not out of the question.

Race 8

(8) KRISPY APPLE She put in a sharp effort in her return to the races at Saratoga last out. Pacing mare now has the 8-hole but she is sharp enough to get the job done. (4) MACH IT A  PAR was late on the scene from 8th and came close to glory by only a neck; dangerous. (2) MEDUSA gets post relief and that might help her cause; maybe.

Race 9

(2) JETS ARE ON did not race badly in her last trip. Mare gets the services of Bartlett and she does have two scores at the Hilltop; gets the call. (6) CAPELA Sharp qualifier at Dover could put this gal in the mix with these. (4) ALHAMBRA should fare much better from the 4-hole; quite possible.

Race 10

(4) HIPNUMBERONE is in a much better spot to make her return to the winner's circle and Mr. Bartlett has the assignment; can mow them down. (1) CRACKER COFFEE got the job done via the pocket route last out. (7) SWEETNSINFUL was on the engine most of the way but was nailed by Cracker Coffee in deep stretch in her last try.

Race 11

(1) SAMS ESCAPE raced evenly and settled for the fourth spot last time out. Now the 10-year-old moves to the fence and with a well judged drive he can get the job done over these. (3) RAMPAGE JACKSON You have to love this gelding's desire to win races; very dangerous again on the engine. (7) GALLANT SEELSTER fits well in here despite the move to the 7-hole; not out of this.

Race 12

(8) ROCK N ROLL XAMPLE flashed sharp speed in her last start. Despite the move to the far outside post this mare can rate and score given her early zip; the choice. (5) JUNGLE GENIE N gets class relief and that should help her cause; maybe. (3) TIPITINA was sent down the road last time out for all the glory.

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