Race Reviews

  Race Reviews for  7-30-16 7-31-16

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First  Race
Course Type: Dirt
 
Race Type: MDN
 
Distance: Five And One Half Furlongs
 
Conditions: Purse $56,250. (Purse Reflects $11,250 N. J. Bred Enhancement) For Registered New Jersey Breds Maidens, Two Years Old. Weight, 117 Lbs.
 
Available Wagering: Win, Place and Show
 
Morning Line Selections: 5-4-2-3
 
Approx. Post: 12:00PM
 
Brad Thomas's Selections:   Pier Village, Been Waiting, Valentino's Day,
 
PgmPPHorse NameCommentsOdds
11Heading Home8-1
22Pier Village4-1
33Gone Astray Kiss6-1
44Valentino's Day5-2
55Been Waiting8-5
66Postino's Vow15-1
77Redneck Cowboy15-1
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Second  Race
Course Type: Turf
 
Race Type: MDN
 
Distance: One Mile And One Sixteenth
 
Conditions: Purse $45,000. For Maidens, Fillies And Mares Three Years Old and Upward. Three Year Olds, 119 Lbs; Older, 124 Lbs.
 
Available Wagering: Win, Place and Show
 
Morning Line Selections: 4-7-2-3
 
Approx. Post: 12:27PM
 
Brad Thomas's Selections:   Cara Dura, Ultimate Cause, Miss Mojo,
 
PgmPPHorse NameCommentsOdds
12Monique's Candy6-1
1a4Dontwasteurpretty6-1
21Cara Dura7-2
33Withhold5-1
45Ultimate Cause5-2
56Angels Envy20-1
67Sweet Pistol6-1
78Miss Mojo3-1
89Bitterroot12-1
910All Even15-1
1011Tizcara30-1
1112Say Cin Cin5-1
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Third  Race
Course Type: Dirt
 
Race Type: MDN
 
Distance: Five And One Half Furlongs
 
Conditions: Purse $45,000. For Maidens, Two Years Old. Weight, 117 Lbs.
 
Available Wagering: Win, Place and Show
 
Morning Line Selections: 6-8-1a-2
 
Approx. Post: 12:54PM
 
Brad Thomas's Selections:   Blue Buff, Wild Wigglin Jack, Third Day,
 
PgmPPHorse NameCommentsOdds
17Archvillain5-1
1a10Blue Buff5-1
21Exclusive Package6-1
32You're to Blame8-1
43Bird's Eye View15-1
54Lemonist8-1
65Cohen's Kat3-1
76Wild Wigglin Jack12-1
88Third Day7-2
99Saratoga San15-1
1011Our War Eagle6-1
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Fourth  Race
Course Type: Turf
 
Race Type: ALW
 
Distance: One Mile
 
Conditions: Purse $50,000. For Fillies And Mares Three Years Old and Upward Which Have Never Won A Race Other Than Maiden, Claiming, Optional, Starter, Or State Bred Restricted or Which Have Never Won Two Races. Three Year Olds, 119 Lbs; Older, 124 Lbs Non-winners Of A Race At A Mile Or Over On The Turf Since July 1, 2016 Allowed 2 Lbs. Such a race since June 1 Allowed 4 Lbs. (Races Where Entered For $30,000 Or Less Not Considered In Allowances).
 
Available Wagering: Win, Place and Show
 
Morning Line Selections: 8-2-10-1
 
Approx. Post: 1:22PM
 
Brad Thomas's Selections:   Tybalt's Queen, La Peregrina, Belle Postiere (FR),
 
PgmPPHorse NameCommentsOdds
11Tybalt's Queen5-1
22La Peregrina7-2
33Meeting Francis15-1
44Bai Bai Baby8-1
55Swimming (IRE)15-1
66Scottish Sweetie12-1
77Drop Dead Red10-1
88Belle Postiere (FR)5-2
99Liana Star15-1
1010Miss Meteor4-1
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Fifth  Race
Course Type: Dirt
 
Race Type: AOC
 
Distance: Six Furlongs
 
Conditions: Purse $50,000. For Three Year Olds and Upward Which Have Never Won A Race Other Than Maiden, Claiming, Optional, Starter, Or State Bred Restricted or Which Have Never Won Two Races or Claiming Price $20,000. Three Year Olds, 118 Lbs; Older, 124 Lbs Non-winners Of A Race Since July 1 Allowed 2 Lbs. A Race Since June 1 Allowed 4 Lbs. Claiming Price $20,000 (Races Where Entered For $18,000 Or Less Not Considered In Allowances).
 
Available Wagering: Win, Place and Show
 
Morning Line Selections: 3-2-4-5
 
Approx. Post: 1:52PM
 
Brad Thomas's Selections:   Pomeroy's Package, Keep Me Grounded, Score One,
 
PgmPPHorse NameCommentsOdds
11Overcontrol15-1
22Keep Me Grounded3-1
33Blue Y Gold (ARG)5-2
44Prudhoe Bay4-1
55Pomeroy's Package9-2
66Light's Gone Wild20-1
77Island Cat5-1
88Score One8-1
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Sixth  Race
Course Type: Dirt
 
Race Type: OCL
 
Distance: Six Furlongs
 
Conditions: Purse $63,750. (Purse Reflects $12,750 N. J. Bred Enhancement) For Registered New Jersey Breds Three Year Olds and Upward Which Have Never Won Two State Bred Races Other Than Maiden, Claiming, Or Starter or Claiming Price $30,000. Three Year Olds, 119 Lbs; Older, 124 Lbs Non-winners Of A Race Since July 1 Allowed 2 Lbs. A Race Since June 1 Allowed 4 Lbs. Claiming Price $30,000 (Races where entered for $40,000 or less not considered in allowances).
 
Available Wagering: Win, Place and Show
 
Morning Line Selections: 5-6-2-4
 
Approx. Post: 2:24PM
 
Brad Thomas's Selections:   Mello Groove, Visionary Ruler, Play It Again,
 
PgmPPHorse NameCommentsOdds
11Sierra Ancha30-1
22Mello Groove4-1
33Papadopalous15-1
44Bat Cave5-1
55Visionary Ruler7-5
66Posse Dreamin3-1
77Play It Again10-1
88Peri Whan12-1
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Seventh  Race
Course Type: Dirt
 
Race Type: OCL
 
Distance: One Mile And Seventy Yards
 
Conditions: Purse $63,750. (Purse Reflects $12,750 N. J. Bred Enhancement) For Registered New Jersey Breds Three Year Olds and Upward Which Have Never Won Two State Bred Races Other Than Maiden, Claiming, Or Starter or Claiming Price $50,000. Three Year Olds, 120 Lbs; Older, 124 Lbs Non-winners Of A Race At A Mile Or Over Since July 1 Allowed 2 Lbs. Such a race since June 1 Allowed 4 Lbs. Claiming Price $50,000 (Races Where Entered For $40,000 Or Less Not Considered In Allowances).
 
Available Wagering: Win, Place and Show
 
Morning Line Selections: 5-3-4-6
 
Approx. Post: 2:56PM
 
Brad Thomas's Selections:   Cheddar Chub, Gadget Man, Fuzzy Muzzle,
 
PgmPPHorse NameCommentsOdds
11A Sixties Tune12-1
22Acini Di Pepe8-1
33Don's Marsh5-2
44Gadget Man7-2
55Fuzzy Muzzle8-5
66We B Jammin6-1
77Cheddar Chub8-1
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Eighth  Race
Course Type: Dirt
 
Race Type: STK
 
Distance: One Mile And One Sixteenth
 
Conditions: FOR THREE-YEAR-OLDS AND UPWARD. By subscription of $200 each, which should accompany the nomination, $1,000 to pass the entry box and $1,000 to start. The owner of the winner to receive $120,000, $40,000 to second, $20,000 to third, $10,000 to fourth, $6,000 to fifth and $4,000 to sixth through last. Three-Year-Olds: 118 lbs.; Older: 123 lbs. Non-winners of a Grade I or Grade II Stakes in 2016 allowed 3 lbs.; $60,000 twice since October 31, 2015, 5 lbs.; $45,000 once in 2016, 7 lbs. The winning owner to receive a trophy. Closed Sunday, July 17, 2016 with 18 nominations.
 
Available Wagering: Win, Place and Show
 
Morning Line Selections: 2-6-4-3
 
Approx. Post: 3:29PM
 
Brad Thomas's Selections:   Scuba, Adirondack King, Bradester,
 
PgmPPHorse NameCommentsOdds
11Scuba10-1
22Bradester6-5
33Adirondack King6-1
44Mr. Jordan5-1
55Encryption6-1
66Blofeld2-1
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Ninth  Race
Course Type: Turf
 
Race Type: STK
 
Distance: One Mile And One Sixteenth
 
Conditions: FOR THREE-YEAR-OLDS AND UPWARD. By subscription of $100 each, which should accompany the nomination, $1,000 to pass the entry box and $1,000 to start. The owner of the winner to receive $90,000, $30,000 to second, $15,000 to third, $10,000 to fourth, $4,500 to fifth and $3,000 to sixth through last. Three-Year-Olds: 118 lbs.; Older: 123 lbs. Non-winners of a Graded Stakes in 2016 allowed 3 lbs.; $60,000 once since October 31, 2015, 5 lbs.; $40,000 once in 2016, 7 lbs. The winning owner to receive a trophy. Closed Sunday, July 17, 2016 with 22 nominations. $5,000 supplemental nominations, which includes all fees, were made at time of entry, Thursday, July 28, 2016.
 
Available Wagering: Win, Place and Show
 
Morning Line Selections: 5-3-4-1
 
Approx. Post: 4:04PM
 
Brad Thomas's Selections:   Captain Dixie, Winning Cause, Kharafa,
 
PgmPPHorse NameCommentsOdds
11Captain Dixie5-1
22Kharafa6-1
33Almasty3-1
44Winning Cause4-1
55Blacktype (FR)5-2
66Infinite Wisdom8-1
77War Dancer8-1
88Nonna's Boy15-1
10
 Race
Course Type: Dirt
 
Race Type: STK
 
Distance: One Mile And One Sixteenth
 
Conditions: FOR FILLIES AND MARES, THREE YEARS OLD AND UPWARD. By subscription of $100 each, which should accompany the nomination, $1,000 to pass the entry box and $1,000 to start The owner of the winner to receive $60,000, $20,000 to second, $10,000 to third, $5,000 to fourth, $3,000 to fifth and $2,000 to sixth through last. Three-Year-Olds: 118 lbs.; Older: 123 lbs. Non-winners of a Grade I or Grade II Stakes in 2016 allowed 3 lbs.; $60,000 twice since October 3, 2015, 5 lbs.; $45,000 once in 2016, 7 lbs. The owner of the winner to receive a trophy. Closed Sunday, July 17, 2016 with 13 nominations.
 
Available Wagering: Win, Place and Show
 
Morning Line Selections: 6-3-1-2
 
Approx. Post: 4:35PM
 
Brad Thomas's Selections:   Eskenformoney, Birdatthewire, Super Majesty,
 
PgmPPHorse NameCommentsOdds
11Eskenformoney3-1
22Genre7-2
33Super Majesty5-2
44Royal Jewely15-1
55Stiffed8-1
66Birdatthewire8-5
11
 Race
Course Type: Turf
 
Race Type: STK
 
Distance: One Mile And One Eighth
 
Conditions: PLUS A TOTAL VALUE OF $50,000 IN STALLION SEASONS AWARDED TO THE TOP THREE FINISHERS; FOR FILLIES AND MARES, THREE YEARS OLD AND UPWARD. By subscription of $100 each, which should accompany the nomination, $1,000 to pass the entry box and $1,000 to start. The owner of the winner to receive $60,000, $20,000 to second, $10,000 to third, $5,000 to fourth, $3,000 to fifth and $2,000 to sixth through last. Three-Year-Olds: 118 lbs.; Older: 123 lbs. Non-winners of a Graded Stakes in 2016 allowed 3 lbs.; $60,000 once since October 31, 2015, 5 lbs.; $40,000 once in 2016, 7 lbs. The winning owner to receive a trophy. (WinStar Stallions: Paynter, Fed Biz and Take Charge Indy) Closed Sunday, July 17, 2016 with 38 nominations.
 
Available Wagering: Win, Place and Show
 
Morning Line Selections: 10-9-11-1
 
Approx. Post: 5:05PM
 
Brad Thomas's Selections:   Nakuti (IRE), Uchenna (IRE), Itsonlyactingdad,
 
PgmPPHorse NameCommentsOdds
11Nakuti (IRE)6-1
22Means Well30-1
33Pink Poppy6-1
44Industrial Policy20-1
55Tammy the Torpedo6-1
66Uchenna (IRE)10-1
77Cali Thirty Seven20-1
88Invading Humor12-1
99Sea Coast (IRE)9-2
1010Itsonlyactingdad4-1
1111Heath5-1
1212Bureau de Change12-1
12
 Race
Course Type: Dirt
 
Race Type: STK
 
Distance: One Mile And One Eighth
 
Conditions: FOR THREE-YEAR-OLDS. By invitation only. No nomination, entry or starting fees. The winning owner to receive $600,000, $200,000 to second, $100,000 to third, $60,000 to fourth, $30,000 to fifth and $10,000 to sixth through last. Weight: 122 lbs. Non-winners of a Triple Crown race allowed 2 lbs.; Non-winners of a Grade I Stakes at a mile or over in 2016, 4 lbs. The betfair.com Haskell Invitational has been selected as one of the Breeders' Cup "Win and You're In" Challenge Races. The nominated winner of the betfair.com Haskell Invitational will be entitled to automatic entry into the 2016 running of the Breeders' Cup Classic Championship race, have pre-entry and entries fees waived for the Championship race and receive a shipping allowance if travelling from a base outside the state of California. The owner of the winner to receive a trophy.
 
Available Wagering: Win, Place and Show
 
Morning Line Selections: 1-6-5-4
 
Approx. Post: 5:47PM
 
Brad Thomas's Selections:   Gun Runner, Awesome Slew, Nyquist,
 
PgmPPHorse NameCommentsOdds
11Nyquist6-5
22Sunny Ridge20-1
33Awesome Slew15-1
44Gun Runner4-1
55American Freedom3-1
66Exaggerator5-2
13
 Race
Course Type: Dirt
 
Race Type: AOC
 
Distance: One Mile And Seventy Yards
 
Conditions: Purse $50,000. For Three Year Olds and Upward Which Have Never Won A Race Other Than Maiden, Claiming, Optional, Starter, Or State Bred Restricted or Which Have Never Won Two Races or Claiming Price $20,000. Three Year Olds, 118 Lbs; Older, 124 Lbs Non-winners Of A Race At A Mile Or Over Since July 1 Allowed 2 Lbs. Such A Race Since June 1 Allowed 4 Lbs. Claiming Price $20,000 (Races Where Entered For $18,000 Or Less Not Considered In Allowances).
 
Available Wagering: Win, Place and Show
 
Morning Line Selections: 3-7-1-2
 
Approx. Post: 6:25PM
 
Brad Thomas's Selections:   Gourmet Delight, Total Joint, Cowboy Rhythm,
 
PgmPPHorse NameCommentsOdds
11Total Joint4-1
22Gourmet Delight6-1
33Cowboy Rhythm8-5
44Stand and Salute6-1
55Monba Mia30-1
66Jersey Blues6-1
77I'm Steppin' It Up7-2
88Brothers Forever10-1
14
 Race
Course Type: Turf
 
Race Type: CLM
 
Distance: One Mile And One Sixteenth
 
Conditions: Purse $25,000. For Three Year Olds and Upward. Three Year Olds, 119 Lbs; Older, 124 Lbs Non-winners Of A Race At A Mile Or Over On The Turf Since July 1, 2016 Allowed 3 Lbs. Such a race since June 1 Allowed 5 Lbs. Claiming Price $20,000, For Each $1,000 To $18,000 1 lb. (Races where entered for $12,500 or less not considered in allowances).
 
Available Wagering: Win, Place and Show
 
Morning Line Selections: 2-4-1-6
 
Approx. Post: 6:52PM
 
Brad Thomas's Selections:   Foxhall Drive, Film Making, Sinatra,
 
PgmPPHorse NameCommentsOdds
11Foxhall Drive5-1
22Sinatra3-1
33Frost Jordan30-1
44Film Making9-2
55Music Critik30-1
66Hot to Seek Her6-1
77Thunderinwillie20-1
88Azure Dragon8-1
99Inside the Pipe6-1
1010Mini Cosmo10-1
1111Seuss6-1