Catskill Steve's Picks

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Checking up on Catskill Steve (Monday)

$9.90 “BEST BET” WINNER ONE OF THREE “TOP” WINNERS – 8 LISTED INCLUDING $34.80 & $32.60 NUMBERS. $561.00, $328.00 & $229.50 PICK THREES LISTED ALONG WITH 4 EXACTAS, 2 TRIFECTAS AND 2 DDS.

Preferred Play Of The Day – IRONBARBASSY (9TH RACE)
Long Shot Play Of The Day – MERCURIO N (3RD RACE)

Race 1

Horse Number: 2
Horse Name: PRIMO CAPITANO
Odds: 9-2

Horse Number: 3
Horse Name: CHAPPY HOUR
Odds: 3-1

Horse Number: 4
Horse Name: SEEMS SURREAL
Odds: 5-2

Horse Number: 1
Horse Name: MAMIE MARC
Odds: 7-2

Race 1 Comments: PRIMO CAPITANO took plenty of tote action in second career start and first since last September, made wide move but was understandably short. Finds a good spot in weak field, retains Bruce for hot barn, and figures to be tighter.

 

 

Race 2

Horse Number: 2
Horse Name: GREAT KATE
Odds: 5-2

Horse Number: 5
Horse Name: CELEBRITY BLUECHIP
Odds: 3-1

Horse Number: 1
Horse Name: STAYIN STRONG
Odds: 7-2

Horse Number: 7
Horse Name: BRANDOS MUSCLE MAN
Odds: 8-1

Race 2 Comments: GREAT KATE trotted a strong final half uncovered and gamely held place behind strong front runner on afternoon that favored speed, seems set now.

 

Race 3

Horse Number: 4
Horse Name: MERCURIO N*
Odds: 4-1

Horse Number: 3
Horse Name: BRETT MCFAVRELOUS
Odds: 5-2

Horse Number: 6
Horse Name: AB’S REQUEST
Odds: 5-1

Horse Number: 1
Horse Name: PRINCE PINANG
Odds: 7-2

 

Race 3 Comments: MERCURIO N game 14-year-old has been finishing consistently faster than these rallying boldly in latest for place against strong speed bias. Takes on tougher here but finds a good spot to set up his late kick and looks worth a shot.

 

Race 4

Horse Number: 4
Horse Name: VILLAGE JACKSON
Odds: 4-1

Horse Number: 5
Horse Name: DOUBLE IMPACT
Odds: 3-1

Horse Number: 2
Horse Name: VIRTUOUS DRAGON
Odds: 5-2

Horse Number: 6
Horse Name: AMERICAN FLIGHT
Odds: 9-2

 

Race 5

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

Horse Number: 4
Horse Name: SOMKINDA HANOVER
Odds: 3-1

Horse Number: 1
Horse Name: PISCOTTY
Odds: 5-1

Horse Number: 3
Horse Name: FOUR STARZZ LEFTY
Odds: 4-1

Race 6

Horse Number: 3
Horse Name: SAILER EDDIE
Odds: 4-1

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

Horse Number: 7
Horse Name: BOOTSWITHTHEFUR
Odds: 3-1

Horse Number: 4
Horse Name: METATRON
Odds: 7-2

 

Race 7

Horse Number: 4
Horse Name: FIGHT THE TRUTH
Odds: 6-1

Horse Number: 2
Horse Name: A AND C ARTIST
Odds: 5-2

Horse Number: 3
Horse Name: BASS PLAYER
Odds: 4-1

Horse Number: 6
Horse Name: UPFRONT LORNE
Odds: 3-1

 

Race 7 Comments: FIGHT THE TRUTH had impossible spot last time following a series of good miles at this level. Moves inside and looks tough on or from off the pace.

 

Race 8

Horse Number: 5
Horse Name: SOUL TRAIN
Odds: 5-2

Horse Number: 2
Horse Name: ARMOR HANOVER
Odds: 9-2

Horse Number: 3
Horse Name: FOX VALLEY STEFFEN
Odds: 3-1

Horse Number: 1
Horse Name: SUPERIORCOURT
Odds: 7-2

 

Race 9

Horse Number: 4
Horse Name: IRONBARBASSY**
Odds: 5-2

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

Horse Number: 5
Horse Name: ROY E LIZBIN
Odds: 3-1

Horse Number: 1
Horse Name: MUSIC MOGUL
Odds: 4-1

Race 9 Comments: Hard to get excited about pacer that’s 1 for his last 48, but IRONBARBASSY has shown signs of life in recent including latest when he was parked the mile from 8-hole and somehow held on for show. May be set for rare win although I’ve set that numerous times about this one in the past.

 

Race 10

Horse Number: 1
Horse Name: SAVOIR FAIRE
Odds: 3-1

Horse Number: 6
Horse Name: LENNY MAC
Odds: 8-1

Horse Number: 7
Horse Name: HOOFIN’ IT
Odds: 5-2

Horse Number: 2
Horse Name: RACINTOWARDADREAM
Odds: 4-1