Saratoga, Day 6: The Sun Will Come Out Tomorrow?

After pretty much melting down on a number of levels during a taxing at the track today—climaxing in a scene not dissimilar to this around the time Shankopotamus wired the eighth—thankfully, it sounds like Thursday should be far more pleasant. Hopefully, the outlook for my opinions will also be more sunny.

While I will not be able to write up a formal analysis of today’s races, I have posted my picks below and will be tweeting from the track throughout the day.

Thursday, July 24

Saratoga

Race 4: Optional Claiming $62,500/N2X at seven furlongs for fillies and mares

6 – Misszippityslewda
1A – Ultimate Shopper

$10 Win 6
$5 Exacta Box 1,6

 

Race 7: Optional Claiming $40,000/N2X at 1 1/16 miles on the turf for NY-breds

6 – Abilio

$15 Win 6

 

Race 8: Claiming $16,000 at six furlongs for fillies and mares

5 – Go Olivia Go

$10 Win 5

 

Race 9: The Quick Call at 5 1/2 furlongs on the turf for three year-olds

6 – Glacken Too

$15 Win 6

 

Race 10: Maiden Claiming $40,000 at 1 1/16 miles on the turf for NY-breds

9 – Regretless
3 – Harmony Bay

$10 Win 9
$5 Exacta Box 3,9

 

Total Wagers: $80.00
Total Payouts: $0.00

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