Catskill Steve's Picks

Thursday, September 12, 2019

Checking up on Catskill Steve (Tuesday)

ALL 7 WINNERS LISTED INCLUDING $24.20 NUMBER IN FINALE – 2 ON “TOP” ON OTHERWISE CHALK FILLED AFTERNOON. 4 SMALL EXACTAS LISTED ALONG WITH A FRIFECTA, 4 PICK THREES AND ALL 3  DDS.

Preferred Play Of The Day – KJ LEO (3RD RACE)
Long Shot Play Of The Day – PV COMING HOME (8TH RACE)

 

Race 1

Horse Number: 2      
Horse Name: MR PEARL
Odds: 5-2

Horse Number: 3
Horse Name: WINK AND NOD
Odds: 4-1

Horse Number: 1
Horse Name: CHARGING HARD
Odds: 3-1

Horse Number: 4
Horse Name: BAD AS BART
Odds: 6-1

Race 1 Comments:  MR PEARL takes key drop in second start since returning from Vernon and gets first decent post in a while, edge.

 

 

Race 2

Horse Number: 1
Horse Name: AMERICAN CHAMP
Odds: 5-2

Horse Number: 2
Horse Name: WOODMERE RONDEVOUS
Odds: 7-2

Horse Number: 3
Horse Name: SIX ROSES
Odds: 3-1

Horse Number: 4
Horse Name: DEXTER JOLT
Odds: 4-1

 

Race 3

Horse Number: 3
Horse Name: KJ LEO**
Odds: 5-2

Horse Number: 2
Horse Name: MACH LEE
Odds: 4-1

Horse Number: 6
Horse Name: BURNING DESIRE
Odds: 7-2

Horse Number: 5
Horse Name: STAN’S BACK AGAIN
Odds: 9-2

Race 3 Comments:  KJ LEO returns from Tioga off a sparkling 1:53.1 score and paced over a similar group here on 8/15. Looks like another tough chalk who could complete a $15 Pick Three. MACH LEE had sharp pace finishing for place last time and may be better than the rest.

 

 

Race 4

Horse Number: 3
Horse Name: BROOKSTONE
Odds: 3-1

Horse Number: 8
Horse Name: UPFRONT LORNE
Odds: 9-2

Horse Number: 1
Horse Name: CATHERINE’SDIAMOND
Odds: 5-2

Horse Number: 9
Horse Name: SANDINISTA
Odds: 7-2

Race 4 Comments:  BROOKSTONE has been a hot item around the claim box in recent. Moves inside while in sharp form and has raced consistently well at this level.

 

 

 

Race 5

Horse Number: 1
Horse Name: OHOKA TEXAS N
Odds: 7-2

Horse Number: 5
Horse Name: RELENTLESS DREAMER
Odds: 5-2

Horse Number: 6
Horse Name: MACHMEMACKIE
Odds: 3-1

Horse Number: 4
Horse Name: ACTON ONELASTTIME
Odds: 6-1

Race 5 Comments:  OHOKA TEXAS N returns from Tioga where he’s been chasing scorching miles in recent. Gets the rail against weaker following an improved try here on last visit 8/8.

 

 

Race 6

Horse Number: 6
Horse Name: PINE BUSH ROCKET
Odds: 5-2

Horse Number: 7
Horse Name: ILLEGITIMATE SON
Odds: 7-2

Horse Number: 3
Horse Name: GUSSY’S REALDEAL
Odds: 4-1

Horse Number: 2
Horse Name: KJ FRANCESCA
Odds: 3-1

 

Race 7

Horse Number: 3
Horse Name: BACK ON BOARD N
Odds: 5-2

Horse Number: 5
Horse Name: WYNBERG COURAGE N
Odds: 7-2

Horse Number: 2
Horse Name: EAGLE ARTESIAN
Odds: 4-1

Horse Number: 7
Horse Name: NEEDLES AND PINS
Odds: 3-1

Race 7 Comments:  BACK ON BOARD N rallied with :29.2 final quarter despite racing overland the entire mile against better field. Remains sharp and looks best.

 

Race 8

Horse Number: 7
Horse Name: PV COMING HOME*
Odds: 3-1

Horse Number: 3
Horse Name: QUALITY CLOSER
Odds: 5-2

Horse Number: 4
Horse Name: THOR
Odds: 4-1

Horse Number: 6
Horse Name: BEACH BLAST
Odds: 7-2

Race 8 Comments:  PV COMING HOME was parked the mile pushing hot pace, didn’t fade badly considering the trip. Drops off that effort and may make the top despite outside draw.