Dec. 26, 2008 Selections for a Wet Track

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Dec. 26, 2008 Selections for a wet track

Horses listed by program number

Post time: 1:35 p.m.

1. 1 1/16 miles, purse $9,500, claiming $4,000 (nw1y), 3 yos & up.

   PN Horse Jockey/trainer  Odds    Comment
   7  Heavens Hope  Thornton/Johns  3-1  Gets the winning trip?

   2   Royko   Sukie/Boyce   7-2   Doesnt like to win
   1 Sapia Sika      Meza/Millonas   8-1     Owns dangerous speed
   6 Mikes Magic      Karlsson/Hansen 9-2     Finally breaks through?
   8  Dangerous Summer  Emigh/Kirby  5-1  Warms to the
task late
   5   Turtle Soup   Houghton/Goodridge   6-1   Hasnt won in
ages
   4  Missing Silks Pitty/Witthauer 8-1 Consider in gimmicks
   3     Bubba Boy     Geroux/Tomillo  20-1    Struggling big time

   Carryover alert: Place Pick Nine = $8,656

2. 1 1/16 miles, purse $9,500, claiming $5,000 (nw3),

3 yos & up, f&m.

   2 My Chicago Rose    Perez/Weir    5-2    Best runs them down
   7 Loveyouloveme   Emigh/Kirby     10-1    Takes a big step forward?
   4   Fuhr the Stars  Karlsson/Kirby  6-1     Capable with this kind
   5   Judever Sukie/Rednour Jr   8-1 Has a right to improve
   8   My Silver Star  Houghton/Aguilar   6-1   May shine
brightest
   1a      Cape Adare      Thornton/CDorris      9-2     Stronger
half of entry
   1   Wasted Words   Thornton/CDorris   9-2   Not much to
say lately
   3 Fancy Paige Chen/EMiller 8-1 1-for-34; no thanks
   9 Pepita Raquel   Meza/Schiemann  10-1    Would be a miracle
   6  Spy of Albion   Pitty/Lunsford  20-1    Struggled here in October

   3.     6 1/2 furlongs, purse $12,000, claiming $17,500 (nw2), 3
yos & up.
   9 Gold Ember      Pitty/Richard   7-2     Putting it all together
   1  Get Outof the Rain  Houghton/Goodridge  4-1  Fits
well on the drop
   7    Perfect Remedy  Silva/Hazelton  10-1    Drops provides the
cure?
   3     Picknupbits     Perez/TDorris   8-1     Rates high with "A"
game
   2 Hapman Nolan/Livesay 6-1 Smoked cheapies in last
   6  Camaraderie  Emigh/Williamson  6-1  Trying to find
a niche
   4 Frostybdancing  Meier/Gore      12-1    Consider in gimmicks
   8     Runnin Da Fences     Thornton/Magana 8-1     Been away
seven weeks
   10    The Elevator    Karlsson/Kirby  15-1    Stuck in the lobby
   5  Comelateleavearly       Sukie/Hansen   15-1  Longing for the
green
   4. 6 1/2 furlongs, purse $10,000, claiming $6,000-$5,000, 3 yos &
up, f&m.
   8 Polynesian Sunset Karlsson/Ness 9-2 Overcame
big-time trouble
   2   Blues Muse      Thornton/Gastel 7-2     Razor sharp right now
   9  Summer Range  Perez/Goodridge 12-1  Rounding into form
   1  Ca Ching the Green      Sanchez/Magana  10-1    Disappointed in
last
   7     Savys Delite   Nolan/Kirby     6-1     Put it all
together; maybe
   10 Island Miss Sukie/Rainwater     5-1     Edged easier bunch
   5  Drinknwiththedevil      Emigh/Martinez  6-1     Learned how to
rate
   3 Krum de La Krum Pitty/Witthauer 8-1     Solid career numbers
   4     Ladouble Rodeo  Houghton/Manley 12-1    Improves on the
drop?
   6  Irish Accent  Geroux/Gracia  15-1  Has struggled this
meet

5. 6 furlongs, purse $10,500, maiden claiming $15,000-$13,000, 2 yos.

   2   Big Six Emigh/Richard   5-2   Drops into win spot
   5 Jims Trippin   Karlsson/DiVito 5-1     Solid horse and team
   3     Seldan  Riggs/Kasperski Jr     9-2     Found his
consistency
   6    Don Pietro    Perez/Razo    5-1    Begs for a fast pace

   1a     Slewriffic     Nolan/Livesay   12-1    Debuts off decent
drills
   9   Forced Action Thornton/Berndt 10-1    Debuter lured Timmy
   8 Tizamercedes    Geroux/Swearingen      8-1     Watch board for
clues
   1    Purple Flash    Nolan/Livesay   12-1    Longing for the
green
   7    Bigsurprisemister Lantz/Zimmerman   20-1    Would be a
shocker
   10 Sunrise Shores  Chen/Slager     30-1    Hasnt gotten close
   4 Quackenbush     Pitty/DSmith    30-1    1st Lasix; improves? …