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Thursday Selections- April 17th  

Race 1: 5- Cashamatic: Had a solid freshman year and comes off a strong qualifier; 4- Centrifical Action: Longstanding maiden but fast enough to factor; 1- Causeforapplause: Rail for his return; 6- Flyhawk Thriller

Race 2: 1- Wheelchair Wendy: Tough from the rail, slim edge; 2- Snap Out Of It: Drops off a solid local debut, the one to beat; 7- Eviction Notice N: Early speed should result in a good piece; 3- Gotnoname

Race 3: 1- Eternal Prince: Made the Sire Stakes Final last year, capable from the rail; 2- Myattiitudeurproblem: First or second in her two local tries, major danger; 6- After Randi: Solid qualifier, can flash speed; 4- Nana Barbara

Race 4: 3- Official Attack: Had his last won when he got rough around the final turn, can straighten it out; 4- Shadowmaster Lore: Fast winner in the qualifier, very capable; 7- OK Gemma: Hit the board consistently as a freshman; 2- Native Dude

Race 5: 2- Hot Type: Looks to be a fast trotter, ready to go down the road; 1- Morning Joe: A first over winner to break his maiden at 18-1, pole control; 5- Guadeloupe Hanover: Solid third in her return, can happen again; 3- Caroline Street

Race 6: 1- Giant T: Has gotten along well with Aldrich, in position to go down the road; 5- Donttellmywife: Made a costly break at 1-1, could wind up in the pocket; 4- Wind And A Prayer: Improved second when three wide in a slow back half; 2- Hardrockenjessica

Race 7: 6- Pan Of Outsiders: Has been no factor but against tons better at Yonkers; 8- Mystical Danica: First or second in three of her last four, value from post eight; 3- J Danae: Competitive in a fast qualifier; 2- Junior’s Delight

Race 8: 7- Jailhouse Rockie: Was an improved second in a very slow back half, drops to the bottom condition; 4- Crazelyn: Hasn’t started out her season well but the drop should help; 2- Net Revenue: Improved when a distant second, may try to wire these; 1- Dangnearidiotproof

Race 9: 4- Muncie: Pocket sitting seconds in two straight, could be ready to win; 1- Amped Up: Likely to cut this mile; 2- Militia Man: No chance coming from last in a fast back half, gets a chance here; 9- Real Yankee Fan

Race 10: 3- Spencer B: Got a nightmare trip at 3-5 off the drop, bound for better; 9- Fast Bill: No factor at 4-5 after moving to this class; 1- Bettorthanicecream: Finally gets the luck of the draw; 5- Alloveramerica

Race 11: 1- Aint No Mo: Will look to go down the road in his local debut; 7- Legal Dream: Had a great year last year, could benefit off the return to town; 2- Wynsum Magic: Class relief off a slightly improved pair of fourths; 3- Majorly Bad

Race 12: 3- Kamanche Moon: Almost scored on the engine, likely gets his shot from the pocket; 2- Double Mctwist: On the board in three straight, moves inside his major dangers; 4- Diablo: Usually third or fourth; 6- ER Leon

Race 13: 3- Swing And A Hit: Tracked down many of these from post eight, smoother sailing on the engine; 5- One True Friend: Has been dull but is capable of better; 6- Contract Hit: Decent third against similar in last; 3- Muscatine

Best Bets: Hot Type, 5th                   Giant T, 6th         


Friday Selections- April 18th   

Race 1: 8- Sky Keeper: Looking for a price with this class dropper from a hot barn; 5- Lotto Winner: Last year beat much better when she came to town; 1- Rock This World: Drops down and gets another shot from the inside; 7- T P Lucy

Race 2: 1- La Reata: Impressive pocket sitting winner in last, wires them tonight; 9- Terror Rising: Good trip for a good piece; 5- Bettor B Genuine: Improved second from off the pace, may return to speed tactics tonight; 2- Civil Shepherd

Race 3: 3- Psyched: Has had late trot before breaking in his last two, big price to watch out for; 4- Victors Cowboy Joe: Continues to get class relief; 6- Livid Luke: As consistent as they come; 6- Savage Cinderella

Race 4: 7- Petraeus: The trip is the question but he may proved a tick faster than these; 4- Top Of The Ticket: Solid third in his return, the one to beat; 1- Bullvillecomeonjohn: Capable of better than he’s shown; 6- Chasin Clouds Away

Race 5: 5- Nice Dream: Not sharp against tons better out of town, may have found his spot; 2- Crazy About NY: Steps up off an easy win; 4- Hallin Cash: Showed some late pop in his lone start back; 1- Stell R Time

Race 6: 4- Makes Me Crazy: Jogged in 2:00, can handle the step up; 3- Blizzard Warning: First or second in four straight; 1- Passat Blue Chip: First start back off a winning qualifier; 6- Caronte

Race 7: 1- Ubettorbeturlife: Yet to lose one on the front end; 2- Get Your Armor: Comign off a fast second at Northfield; 5- Iced Out: Broke in his lone local try, appears capable; 9- Seafood Delightful

Race 8: 1- Russ N Us: Strong third in a start he needed, pocket rocket; 4- NF Soaring: Held on to win last following five straight seconds; 2- Flying Jesse: Inside journey for minor spoils; 3- Iza Bella

Race 9: 5- Long Story Short: Looking for a little value in a wide open feature; 1- Obrigado: Two strong qualifiers as preps, certainly knows how to win; 2- Just Make Believe: First crack at the local Open; 8- Slugfest

Race 10: 1- My Man Can: Was a monster winning last and should have little trouble handling the step up; 6- Victom As: The class dropper needs to find his way into the pocket; 2- Fear The Football: Sharp as can be in Pompano, makes his local debut; 3- Fox Valley Steffen

Race 11: 4- Ima Que T: Made a big move after an early break, can avenge here; 1- CSI What’s My Name: Has picked up right where he left off last year; 8- Jimmer: Couldn’t be too aggressive off a break in last, may take a shot here; 2- Jailhouse Scorpion

Race 12: 4- Deweycolorintheline: An incredible talent comes to town for the first time; 2- Mr Invincible: Edge for second off the move inside; 5- Mr Web Page: Last local try was poor, capable of much better; 3- Pembroke Prayer

Race 13: 2- Julias Song N: Hit or miss, we’ll take a shot with hit on the front end; 1- Cameron Lucky: Will be a big favorite off the triple drop in class; 3- Riverboat Sue: Next in line; 6- Allswelthatendswel

Best Bets: My Man Can, 10th             Deweycolorintheline, 12th 


Saturday Selections- April 19th  

Race 1: 4- Medicine Ed: A 2:01 winner two back, capable if he behaves; 1- Order By Don: Steps up off a victory; 3- Whatchamadoogie: Was a different horse winning at Vernon last week; 2- Power Crazed

Race 2: 5- Johnny Grippa: Drop down should really help; 4- Milliondollartouch: Another dropper, coming off a scratch; 2- Beignet: Into claimers for the first time, capable; 1- Going Native

Race 3: 6- Outa My Head: Gray’s choice gets a shot to swoop this group; 5- Dodger Hanover: No chance from post eight, gets a chance here; 1- Threestepstoheaven: Finally moves inside; 3- Sucrose Hanover

Race 4: 4- Coach Cal: Was a monster on the engine beating cheaper, could be getting brave; 7- Nick Fotiu: Will come charging hard, value in the number; 2- Spunky Monkey: Local debut in a good spot; 6- Rafferty Hanover

Race 5: 1- Precious Rose N: Rail and a drop for her local debut; 8- Belle Boyd: Needs to find the form from her sensational three year old campaign; 6- Springforth: Adds lasix after a tiring effort; 2- Here And Now

Race 6: 3- Grandpa Don: Has really come into his own of late, down the road; 4- Sassy Hanover: Stronger second in his second start back, pocket sitter; 1- Regalwood: Inside journey in his return; 9- Blissfull Speed

Race 7: 6- Smellthecolornine: If this dropper can get a trip, he can outclass these; 5- Lebron: Another one getting needed class relief, has had some seconditis; 1- Clown’s Smile: Improved to win last, pole control; 9- Lily’s Hi Ho

Race 8: 5- Rocky Mountain Guy: Ran into a monster last time when a distant second, this is his race; 4- Panpero Firpo: First time lasix should help this one; 1- Southwind Chase: Consistent times, rail; 3- By A Time

Race 9: 5- Bet On Roulette: Defending Pacer of the Year makes his return; 1- Village Jackson: Has been a consistent factor in this Open without winning one; 3- Spinarama: Upset winner in last week’s feature; 9- Cashendash Hanover

Race 10: 6- Lets Rock Together: Dobson stuck with this one off an impressive victory; 2- Grab A Crab: Finally gets the luck of the draw; 1- Montero Blue Chip: Comes to town out of the Sagamore; 7- Achilles Blue Chip

Race 11: 5- Little Santamonica: She’s game each and every week, slim edge in a competitive Open; 3- Southwind Trini: Returns to town while pretty sharp, has won local Opens before; 6- Rock N Load: Outside her major dangers; 4- Eyemajet

Race 12: 4- Livefreeordiehard: Back to the level where he’s tough, wide open race; 6- Aarons Majesty: Will be closing sharply; 2- Avogadro Hanover: Always in the mix but can’t get a victory; 1- Mcknows

Race 13: 1- Canamerica: The early season’s dominant horse at the Spa; 4- Cameo Pin: Runner up to the top one last time; 3- Weekend Getaway: Inconsistent but capable; 2- CMR Bresha

Best Bets: Canamerica, 13th                   Grandpa Don, 6th 

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