Fred D. Horse – August 14, 2019
Skunked. For just the second time this meet, Fred was O-fer Sunday. Close in two races but no cigar. Time for a rebound. Onward and upward. Good luck.
Jumpers in the first and we all know how Fred loves the steeplechase. Let’s roll into the day with some doubles. The bets: $2 daily doubles 1, 3, 4, 7 with 5, 7 (Total bets: $16)
Cheap claimers and Fred will go with a shipper from Finger Lakes. The bet: $2 exacta wheel 2 with all. (Total bets: $10)
If this stays on the turf, Fred will key on trainer Leo O’Brien’s Risky Sour who had trouble last trip. The bets: $2 exacta wheel 12 with all. (Total bets: $16) If this comes off turf, skip it!
A baby race and Fred goes lightly. The bet: $5 win on 7
Babies again. The bet: $5 win on 5
Race 7 – The Bolton Landing
A turf sprint for two year old fillies and Fred is going with trainer Antonio Sano’s Champagne Humor to get the last laugh on huge favorite Kimari coming in from a big race in England. The bet: $2 exacta wheel 6 with all (Total bets: $18)
A claiming event finds trainer Tony Q dropping his Macca Tree out of an allowance turf event for this. Hmmm. The bets: $3 exacta box 3, 6, 7 with all (Total bets: $18)
Another cheap claiming event on the turf finds “Yes I See” shipping from Kentucky off two wins in a row. The bets: $2 exacta wheel 9 with all Total bets: $18)
Fred closes it out with his triple tipple once again. The bets: $1 trifecta box 1, 2, 4, 9 (Total bets: $24)
That’s all from the greatest horse racing venue in America. May the horse be with you!