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Player Quick Pick: Del Mar Pick 6 Carryover for 8/30/14

Del Mar 6 | 7:38 pm ET $61,495 Pick 6 Carryover Pick 6 carryover at Del Mar on Satuday, August 30, 2014 of just over $61,000; let's take a look at three of the races. Race 6 kicks off the wager with two-year-old fillies sprinting on the main track. CONQUEST ARCHANGEL is likely start as the favorite and may be a single on smaller tickets. She will have to deal with CALL TO CONGRATS and BENNETT JEAN, two second-time-starters from [...]

By |August 30th, 2014|Categories: RacingWire|

Player Quick Pick: Del Mar for 8/9/14

Del Mar 7 | 8:11 pm ET Alw OC 40k N1X for 3yo&up F&M going 6-1/2 f TASTE LIKE CANDY makes her return to the races after a sixth place finish in a small stakes race at Santa Anita in February. Prior to that she had run in three straight graded stakes, including seconds in the Grade 2 Santa Ynez and Grade 1 Hollywood Starlet. She looks to have been working well in the mornings over the surface and only [...]

By |August 9th, 2014|Categories: RacingWire|

Player Quick Pick: Del Mar for 8/8/14

Del Mar 5 | 9:00 pm ET Md Sp Wt for 3yo&up F&M going 6-1/2 f The start of the late pick 4 on Friday at Del Mar is a bit of a head scratcher and as such we will go with a long shot bet on BEV’S SUMMER SONG from the Paddy Gallagher barn. BEV’S SUMMER SONG is 15-1 on the morning line, but picks up Corey Nakatani in the irons and appears to have been working well over [...]

By |August 8th, 2014|Categories: RacingWire|

Player Quick Pick: Del Mar for 8/6/14

Del Mar 5 | 7:05 pm ET Md Sp Wt for 3yo&up going 1 mi The key race on Wednesday for the multi race wager players is the fifth; it ends the pick 5, is the third leg of the pick 6, which has a carryover of just under $200,000, and it starts the pick 4. The morning line favorite and horse to beat is MISSING GROOM from the Jerry Hollendorfer barn. MISSING GROOM finished 11th in his last race, [...]

By |August 6th, 2014|Categories: RacingWire|

Player Quick Pick : Del Mar for 8/3/14

Del Mar 8 | 8:40 pm ET G2 Best Pal for 2yo going 6-1/2 furlongs STORY TO TELL is the morning line favorite for the Grade 2 Best Pal on Sunday at Del Mar, but the pick is going to be CONQUEST BIGLUCK E for trainer Mark Casse. CONQUEST BIGLUCK E won his debut by a half length in a very good performance after he spotted the field five lengths early then came running strong late. His sire, Lookin At [...]

By |August 2nd, 2014|Categories: RacingWire|

Player Quick Pick: Del Mar for 8/1/14

Del Mar 6 | 9:30 pm ET Alw OC for 3yo&up F&M going 1-1/16 Double carryover where the turf meets the surf on Friday and remember all races are on the main track, including race six, an allowance/optional claiming event for state-bred fillies and mares. The complexion of the race changes a bit on the Poly and that should be alright for HIGHLY RATED, a wire-to-wire threat. HIGHLY RATED has run some good races of late and her speed should [...]

By |August 1st, 2014|Categories: RacingWire|

Player Quick Pick – Del Mar for 7/31/14

Del Mar 5 | 7:05 pm ET Mdn Clm $62,500 for 3yo&up going 6 furlongs The end of the pick 5 and start of the pick 4 on Thursday at Del Mar is a great betting race with nine runners. Scratch the 9 Radiant Dancer and 10 Sing With Bing. SHAKAHARI drops from three straight maiden special weight races for his first start in two months and rates on top. He must deal with the rail, but he could be [...]

By |July 31st, 2014|Categories: RacingWire|

Player Quick Pick: Del Mar for 7/30/14

Del Mar 7 | 8:05 pm ET Graduation for 2yo going 5-1/2 furlongs WAKE UP NICK was an impressive debut winner at Santa Anita in May and even though the margin of victory was only three-quarters of a length, he may have been that much more impressive in winning the Juvenile at the Great Race Place last month. He was between horses then looked to fade late, but came on strongly again to win. The horse he defeated, Story to [...]

By |July 30th, 2014|Categories: RacingWire|

Player Quick Pick: Del Mar for 7/27/14

Del Mar 8 | 8:30 pm ET G1 Bing Crosby for 3yo&up going 6f All races on the Polytrack Sunday including the feature, the Grade 1 Bing Crosby and what a race it is. The field is led by a pair of Grade 1 winners, GOLDENCENTS and DECLASSIFY. GOLDENCENTS is coming off a good second place finish to Palace Malice in the Grade 1 Met Mile in early June and finished second to the late Points Offthebench in last year's [...]

By |July 27th, 2014|Categories: RacingWire|

Player Quick Pick: Del Mar for 7/26/14

Del Mar 8 | 8:30 pm ET G2 San Diego for 3yo&up going 1-1/16 mi FRAC DADDY is a synthetic specialist, but if he is going to win the San Diego on Saturday, he is going to have to work. He like to run on or near the pace and there are others with that same running style. SOI PHET got good last summer at Del Mar, going a perfect three-for-three. He has won his last two races and is [...]

By |July 26th, 2014|Categories: RacingWire|