Catskill Steve's Picks

Thursday, June 10, 2021

Checking up on Catskill Steve (Wednesday)

6 OUT OF 7 LISTED WINNERS – 2 ON “TOP”. 5 LISTED EXACTAS ALONG WITH 4 TRIFECTAS, 2 PICK THREES, A SUPERFECTA AND ALL 3 DDS.

Preferred Play Of The Day –  OK GALAHAD (1ST RACE)
Long Shot Play Of The Day – JUBILEE QUEEN (8TH RACE)

 

Race 1

Horse Number: 3
Horse Name: OK GALAHAD**
Odds: 5-2

Horse Number: 4
Horse Name: BULLVILLE KYLE
Odds: 3-1

Horse Number: 2
Horse Name: MAKASI
Odds: 5-1

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

Race 1 Comments:  OK GALAHAD had a tough spot trying to make up ground through :58 final half. Moves inside and has fared very well from spots like this much of the year and will likely try to control it.

Race 2

Horse Number: 7
Horse Name: DRY RIDGE ACE
Odds: 7-2

Horse Number: 2
Horse Name: SHIPLAP
Odds: 5-2

Horse Number: 6
Horse Name: TKR’S METRO SPECS
Odds: 4-1

Horse Number: 1
Horse Name: BOOK BINGE
Odds: 3-1

Race 2 Comments:  DRY RIDGE ACE broke before the quarter, recovered and raced parked the mile, did well to miss by less than two lengths in monster effort. Draws tough spot but has looked better in recent weeks and may be primed for first seasonal win.

 

Race 3

Horse Number: 4
Horse Name: STIMULUS PLAN
Odds: 4-1

Horse Number: 6
Horse Name: URBANA BAYAMA
Odds: 5-2

Horse Number: 5
Horse Name: HARD WORKIN’ MAN
Odds: 3-1

Horse Number: 3
Horse Name: NUI BA DEN N
Odds: 9-2

 

Race 4

Horse Number: 2
Horse Name: KOLT POWER
Odds: 7-2

Horse Number: 6
Horse Name: IDEAL ROWAN
Odds: 3-1

Horse Number: 7
Horse Name: ADMIRAL
Odds: 5-2

Horse Number: 1
Horse Name: WINK AND NOD
Odds:
9-2

 

Race 4 Comments:  KOLT POWER has raced well despite tough posts/trips in all recent starts. Remains sharp and gets position edge on main rivals here. IDEAL ROWAN drops out of some fast miles and looks like the main foe.

 

 

Race 5

Horse Number: 5
Horse Name: ART NUKEM
Odds: 9-2

Horse Number: 4
Horse Name: CONCUR
Odds: 3-1

Horse Number: 3
Horse Name: MATT MAJOR
Odds: 5-2

Horse Number: 7
Horse Name: DONAU
Odds:
4-1

 

 

Race 6

Horse Number: 2
Horse Name: ROCK N ROLL LEGACY
Odds: 7-2

Horse Number: 6
Horse Name: DRIVE ‘EM COWBOY
Odds: 3-1

Horse Number: 1
Horse Name: OHOKA TEXAS N
Odds: 4-1

Horse Number: 3
Horse Name: CARRACCI HANOVER
Odds: 5-2

Race 6 Comments:  ROCK N ROLL LEGACY moves into barn that’s known to improve ’em and finds a good spot.

 

Race 7

Horse Number: 5
Horse Name: VALRHONA
Odds: 5-2

Horse Number: 3
Horse Name: FANCY COLT
Odds: 3-1

Horse Number: 6
Horse Name: GRAVE DANCER
Odds: 9-2

Horse Number: 4
Horse Name: PREACHER OLLIE
Odds: 4-1

Race 7 Comments:  VALRHONA just missed in local debut, worth another shot.

 

Race 8

Horse Number: 8
Horse Name: JUBILEE QUEEN*
Odds: 5-1

Horse Number: 3
Horse Name: BEACH BLOGGER
Odds: 3-1

Horse Number: 2
Horse Name: HOT ROD JOEY BIRD
Odds: 5-2

Horse Number: 6
Horse Name: FATHER FRED
Odds: 7-2

Race 8 Comments:  JUBILEE QUEEN had even pace in Sire Stakes action at Saratoga, missing by less than three lengths in 1:54.3 mile pacing an individual 1:26 final three quarters. Showed some form here in early May and may be worth a shot at a price despite tough draw.

 

Race 9

Horse Number: 3
Horse Name: MISTER TRUTH
Odds: 5-2

Horse Number: 6
Horse Name: INSTRUCTOR
Odds: 4-1

Horse Number: 5
Horse Name: VICTORY AT LAST
Odds: 7-2

Horse Number: 1
Horse Name: BANKIN ON BOMB
Odds: 9-2