Orb Wins Derby, Eyeballs Preakness; GQ Nails Top 3 Finishers; Selection Sunday at Pimlico

May 04, 2013 | Gary Quill

Preakness Funnie with Crab

Selections for the Day 20 Pimlico Sunday, May 5th posted below are AFTER EARLY SCRATCHES were announced. Card is pretty chalky, so I really had to stretch to find a LONGSHOT, so proceed with caution!!! Selections for all races posted were handicapped based on making multi-race wagers such as DOUBLE’s, Pick-3’s and Pick-4’s.

1st race post is 1:10pm EDT. Track Condition… Dirt: FAST    Turf: FIRM

1st race – $5,000 Claiming N3L for F&M 3 y.o. & up.– 1 1/16 miles
#7 – Economic Risk (9-5)
#5 – Friendly Princess (8-1)
#3 – Seasons Change (6-1)

2nd race – $5,000 Claiming for 3 y.o. & up – 1 1/16 miles
#1 – Today’s Man (4-1)
#2 – Count On Lou (9-2)
#5 – Mister Dish (5-1)

3rd race – $5,000 Claiming N2L for 3 y.o. & up – 6 furlongs
#5 – Sir Cotton (2-1)  *** BEST BET ***
#1 – Echo Bye (9-2)
#7 – First Minister (8-1)

4th race – $15,000 Claiming for F&M 3 y.o. & up – 6 furlongs
#4 – D D Renegade  (6-5)
#5 – Pool Party (5-1)
#7 – Perfect Balance (4-1)

5th race – $42,000 Allowance N2X for 3 y.o. & up – 5 f on Turf
#7 – Star Maneuver  (20-1) $$$ LONGSHOT $$$
#6 – Miss Suwanee  (3-1)
#3 – R. Bee Ess  (5-2)

6th race – $7,500 Starter Allowance for F&M 3 y.o. & up – 5½ furlongs
#5 – She’s Ordained (4-5)
#6 – Unicorn Girl (5-1)
#2 – Heather  (8-1)

7th race – $25,000 Optional Claiming N2X for F&M 3 y.o. & up – 5 f on Turf
#5 – No Satis Action (3-1)
#7 – Lion Down by Me (8-1)
#1 – Busted Again (2-1)

8th race – $7,500 Starter Allowance for F&M 3 y.o. & up – 1 1/16 miles
#2 – L. A. Girl (8-5)
#1 – Carrietta (3-1)
#7 – Lady Geegee (9-2)

9th race – $50,000 Optional Claiming N1X for F&M 3 y.o. & up – 6 furlongs
#3 – Grand Mast (3-5)
#2 – Rock City Roadhog (10-1)
#4 – Xanthos (9-2)

10th race – $40,000 Maiden Special Weight for 3 y.o. & up – 5 furlongs on Turf
#5 – Grateful Notion (2-1)
#10 – Poetry in Notion (8-1)
#1 –

It’s a beautiful day to go to Old Hilltop. If you have other plans, then make it a point to go on one of the other 16 days remaining in the meet. You might actually find yourself having fun. Good Luck!

Ramsey Branch (9-5)

 

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