Catskill Steve's Picks

Thursday, January 17, 2019

Checking up on Catskill Steve (Wednesday)

6 LISTED WINNERS INCLUDING $19.80, $13.60 & $10.60 NUMBERS. $4.50 “BEST BET” WINNER. $92.50 EXACTA THE BEST OF 5 LISTED. IN ADDITION, 2 TRIFECTAS, A $50.00 SUPERFECTA, $221.50 PICK THREE AND 2 DDS ALSO LISTED.

Preferred Play Of The Day – BRETT MCFAVRELOUS (3RD RACE)
Long Shot Play Of The Day – SIX ROSES (4TH RACE)

 

Race 1

Horse Number: 3
Horse Name: PROPHET BLUE CHIP
Odds: 3-1

Horse Number: 4
Horse Name: ROCKME SOCKS OFF
Odds: 9-2

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

Horse Number: 5
Horse Name: SUN MATCH
Odds: 4-1

Race 1 Comments: PROPHET BLUE CHIP carved out a hot clip for this type and did well to hold show. Well bred 4-year-old hasn’t lived up to expectations but has raced well in both Catskill starts and gets the nod. ROCKME SOCKS OFF had tough spot in last, moves inside and gets Bruce.

Race 2

Horse Number: 1
Horse Name: NORTHERN IDEAL
Odds: 5-2

Horse Number: 8
Horse Name: SLY RULER
Odds: 3-1

Horse Number: 4
Horse Name: RAKIN IT IN
Odds: 9-2

Horse Number: 6
Horse Name: PHILANTHROPIST
Odds: 7-2

Race 2 Comments: NORTHERN IDEAL speedy 11-year-old just failed to hold on after setting a pressured pace on poor afternoon for front speed. Gets the pole in search of career win 63 and may not stop.

Race 3

Horse Number: 2
Horse Name: BRETT MCFAVRELOUS**
Odds: 4-1

Horse Number: 1
Horse Name: DOC’S ZIPPY
Odds: 3-1

Horse Number: 7
Horse Name: HISTOIRE ETERNELLE
Odds: 5-2

Horse Number: 6
Horse Name: PRINCE PINANG
Odds: 5-1

Race 3 Comments: BRETT MCFAVRELOUS returns to best level in second try off claim off a tough uncovered try against tougher.

Race 4

Horse Number: 6
Horse Name: SIX ROSES*
Odds: 9-2

Horse Number: 2
Horse Name: TEO ENTEO A
Odds: 5-2

Horse Number: 4
Horse Name: BANKIN ON BOMB
Odds: 7-2

Horse Number: 1
Horse Name: ACTON ONELASTTIME
Odds: 3-1

Race 4 Comments: SIX ROSES was in tough last time following two strong tries against lesser. Meets slightly weaker here and reunites with Bruce.

Race 5

Horse Number: 1
Horse Name: LUCKY LEONARD
Odds: 5-2

Horse Number: 2
Horse Name: MOMMAS JAX
Odds: 4-1

Horse Number: 8
Horse Name: ACEFOURTYFOURDON
Odds: 9-2

Horse Number: 7
Horse Name: MOWER’SPAYDIRT
Odds: 8-1

Race 6

Horse Number: 4
Horse Name: PRINCESS GLYDANA
Odds: 10-1

Horse Number: 2
Horse Name: GRAYS SLICK
Odds: 3-1

Horse Number: 7
Horse Name: ALWAYS PICKY
Odds: 4-1

Horse Number: 3
Horse Name: WAWAWAWHAT
Odds: 5-2

Race 6 Comments: PRINCESS GLYDANA had a wide trip through stepped up final half here to wrap up a lightly raced sophomore campaign in November. Returns off dull Yonkers qualifier for barn and driver who have started new year off in strong fashion and looks worth a shot at a price.

Race 7

Horse Number: 1
Horse Name: DECLARATION OF WAR
Odds: 5-2

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

Horse Number: 6
Horse Name: DRAGON SEELSTER
Odds: 5-1

Horse Number: 2
Horse Name: ROY E LIZBIN
Odds:  10-1

Race 7 Comments: DECLARATION OF WAR has been chasing fast miles against tougher in recent, drops off an improved try and looks tough from the pole.

Race 8

Horse Number: 4
Horse Name: AFK HANOVER
Odds: 5-2

Horse Number: 7
Horse Name: PRINCESS BRISA
Odds: 9-2

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

Horse Number: 5
Horse Name: CLIMATE CHANGE
Odds: 3-1

Race 9

Horse Number: 2
Horse Name: E Z NOAH
Odds: 5-2

Horse Number: 6
Horse Name: OURLITTLEFLIRT
Odds: 7-2

Horse Number: 3
Horse Name: ASPLODE HANOVER
Odds: 3-1

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

Race 9 Comments: E Z NOAH continues to drop and looks to have found a winning spot here.

 

Race 10

Horse Number: 7
Horse Name: K J MOLLY
Odds: 3-1

Horse Number: 6
Horse Name: MIRACLE ACE
Odds: 5-2

Horse Number: 5
Horse Name: MOON JUMPER
Odds: 9-2

Horse Number: 1
Horse Name: OPEN TABLE
Odds: 4-1