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Carryover of $24,513 Into Friday’s Early Pick 5

August 25, 2016


No one picked all five winners in Monmouth Park’s late Pick 5 on Sunday, creating a carryover of $24,513 for Friday’s early Pick 5, which is on races one through five. 

The Pick 5, which is offered twice daily at Monmouth, is a 50-cent wager with a takeout rate of just 15 percent. 

On Sunday, the late Pick 5 races were won by Bermuda Longtail ($48) in the 5th; Bai Bai Baby ($31.10) in the 6th; Cheyenne Bull ($8.60) in the 7th; Can’thelpbelieving ($5.80) in the 8th, and Mongolian Chrome ($13.60) in the 9th. 

The consolation payout for four of five winners Sunday was $326.85. 

Gates open at Monmouth on Friday at 11:30 a.m., with first post set for 12:50 p.m.