03/21/2012 10:39AM

Yonkers: Thursday 3/22 Analysis


MEET STATS: 82 - 311 / $612.30

Best Bet: PERFECT SCAM (2nd)      Spot Play: SOME LIKE IT HOT (6th)

Race 1

(3) OROURKE THREE raced evenly in his last start. Eleven-year-old has tactical speed and could rate and score over this group. (2) JAZZ BAND Gelding was sharp in his recent trip. (1) DONTAKEYOURGUNS gets class relief to help his chances.

Race 2

(4) PERFECT SCAM is knocking at the door and good to see Bartlett keeps the faith with this trotter. (1) FLASHY LADY She can fare well from the fence. (5) APRILSHOWERS could land a share.

Race 3

(2) RED MILE ROAD moves down a notch in class and Brennan sees fit to drive this seven-year-old gelding. (6) MOST FUN YET just missed the score recently. (4) BREAK DANCER got the job done upstate last time out.

Race 4

(3) DELIGHTFUL SYD closed strongly for win honors last time around. She is very capable of getting the job done for her second straight victory. (2) ABLE YANKEE has some speed to contend in here. (1) MOVING ART Pacing mare could be a factor from the rail.

Race 5

(2) LADY YACHTSMAN She is getting closer to a victory and with the right trip,  tonight can be a winning one for this four-year-old mare. (4) SKYWAY HANOVER just got up for win honors in her recent trip. (1) BRITASH REDCOAT She will be closing in the final stages.

Race 6

(6) SOME LIKE IT HOT Trotting mare makes her first start for the Pena barn. She can top these with a perfect trip. (5) BIG SKY STORM closed strongly for the score in his last start. (8) FOR YOU ALMOSTFREE will be flying late.

Race 7

(4) BAMBINAS SORELLA put in a mild rally in her last try. Can get the job done with a meltdown of the early leaders. (2) SUPERSTAR DREAM returns to Yonkers where she took home the prize two starts back. (5) COSMO MADNESS could land a share.

Race 8

(2) MCGREAT moves back inside for this event and is capable of taking these to task for win honors. (6) CAMS YANKEE PRIDE drops a notch in class and Brennan stays aboard. (7) MIDNIGHT GAMBOL has hit the board in all of his starts in 2012.

Race 9

(2) AWESOME ABE Gelding has good early zip. If the right trip comes his way, this guy can take top prize with MacDonald at the helm. (1) JOLLY LESTER should do better from the fence. (8) WINTER RETREAT A will be closing late.

Race 10

(3) COMMANDER K is on a roll since his return to Yonkers. Gelding can keep on his winning ways. (1) ADONIS B draws the rail slot and that could help his chances. (7) BENNS SURE THING moves down the ladder and has some speed.

Race 11

(1) MISSMAXIMUS showed good speed in her last try. If she can revert to her Mar. 1 start, it could be game over for the rest. (7) SENTBYTHEANGELS put in a mild bid from the eight hole last time out. (2) CAVIART SARAH could have a say in here.