Catskill Steve's Picks

Wednesday, July 28, 2021

Checking up on Catskill Steve (Tuesday)

$19.20 & $10.40 WINNERS AMONG 7 LISTED – 2 ON “TOP”. 6 LISTED EXACTAS ALONG WITH 2 TRIFECTAS, 2 PICK THREES, 2 DDS AND A SMALL SUPERFECTA.

Preferred Play Of The Day – CARRACCI HANOVER (8TH RACE)
Long Shot Play Of The Day – SARONNO (2ND RACE)

 

Race 1

Horse Number: 5
Horse Name: BURNING MIDNIGHT
Odds: 3-1

Horse Number: 2
Horse Name: ROCK ON LOU
Odds: 5-2

Horse Number: 6
Horse Name: CHICO ESTRELLA
Odds: 7-2

Horse Number: 4
Horse Name: HIS EXCELLENCE
Odds: 9-2

Race 1 Comments:  BURNING DESIRE had steady rally against Open Company last time in first start since May and first for new barn. Drops in second try for new barn and figures to be primed for best.

Race 2

Horse Number: 8
Horse Name: SARONNO*
Odds: 7-2

Horse Number: 6
Horse Name: BIG IS BETTER
Odds: 3-1

Horse Number: 1
Horse Name: DR SNOW
Odds: 5-2

Horse Number: 5
Horse Name: PENNEY’S SPIRIT
Odds: 9-2

Race 2 Comments:  SARONNO tired after going first up through :58.1 final half. Camera shy 5-year-old (5 for 47 lifetime) draws 8-hole but drops into conditioned cellar and doesn’t face much here.

 

Race 3

Horse Number: 5
Horse Name: OK GALAHAD
Odds: 3-1

Horse Number: 7
Horse Name: STARSKY’S DREAM N
Odds: 5-2

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

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

Race 3 Comments:  OK GALAHAD drops off much improved placing against tougher. 10-year-old has enjoyed a solid year and may prove too tough for these. STARSKY’S DREAM N 11-year-old win machine joins leading barn off claim and has speed to overcome outside slot.

 

Race 4

Horse Number: 4
Horse Name: AMERICAN ISLAND
Odds: 5-2

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

Horse Number: 7
Horse Name: NUI BA DEN N
Odds: 4-1

Horse Number: 3
Horse Name: CANDELL
Odds: 10-1

Race 4 Comments:  AMERICAN ISLAND had tough first over trip in fast mile, didn’t fade badly considering. Looks worth another shot for top connections.

 

Race 5

Horse Number: 1
Horse Name: URBANA BAYAMA
Odds: 7-2

Horse Number: 2
Horse Name: LATISSIMUS HANOVER
Odds: 5-2

Horse Number: 3
Horse Name: TREVOR ONE
Odds: 3-1

Horse Number: 6
Horse Name: INSTRUCTOR
Odds: 5-1

 

Race 6

Horse Number: 4
Horse Name: MAKIN TROUBLE K
Odds: 5-2

Horse Number: 2
Horse Name: COCO HALL
Odds: 4-1

Horse Number: 8
Horse Name: AWOL HANOVER
Odds: 7-2

Horse Number: 7
Horse Name: TOTAL DIVA
Odds: 3-1

 

Race 7

Horse Number: 7
Horse Name: CHIP CHIP CONWAY
Odds: 5-2

Horse Number: 8
Horse Name: CRAZYCAT
Odds: 7-2

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

Horse Number: 2
Horse Name: CINNAMON STICK
Odds: 7-2

 

Race 8

Horse Number: 4
Horse Name: CARRACCI HANOVER**
Odds: 7-2

Horse Number: 1
Horse Name: BOLT OF LUCK
Odds: 5-2

Horse Number: 3
Horse Name: MIDNIGHT SHARK
Odds: 4-1

Horse Number: 7
Horse Name: AUDREY ANNA
Odds: 9-2

Race 8 Comments:  CARRACCI HANOVER had tough spot and was far back early, paced a 1:25.1 final three quarters rallying wide from far back but had too far to come. Prior were two wire to wire scores against lesser. Finds a better spot and should be heading to the top.