BETPTC.COM SPOT PLAYS

Sunday September 1, 2013

Please double check all program numbers prior to wagering

Presque Isle    Race 5,   5 1/2 furlongs Claiming $16,000 2L (7:05 ET)

Best Value Play: #3 Dubai Kingdom  (6/1)

Most Likely Winner: #2 Sleep Like a Rock  (4/1)

Other Contenders: #1 Viti Levu  (7/2), #7 Alfarooq (5/1)

Analysis: Sleep Like a Rock comes in from Baltimore for trainer Dale Capuano after a sharp maiden score on the turf. His sire gets high marks for artificial surface runners. Viti Levu almost won at this level a couple of races back and should stalk along the rail. Alfarooq is the most experienced runner in the field and takes a class drop searching for a win. Dubai Kingdom leaves the gate flying and has a chance with the high percentage Mario Pino aboard.

Presque Isle   Race 7,   6 1/2 furlongs  Optional Claiming 1X (7:55 ET)

Best Value Play: #2 Rico Suave (6/1)

Most Likely Winner: #7 Baffoonery (3/1)

Other Contenders: #1 Grey by You (4/1) #5 Cone of Light (7/2)

Analysis: Baffoonery has the class edge, a great post to stalk and Scott Spieth in the irons, all of which a combination for a win. Grey by You almost defeated Baffoonery a few races back and should be a major threat from the inside. Cone of Light has plenty of class for this bunch and gets blinkers to put him in better position early. Rico Suave is a turf route runner going short on the main track. Plenty of speed puts him in the game early and the turn back may help this one to The Winner’s Circle.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.