Harness Racing: After strong selections last night, Mitchell picks the cards at Yonkers and the Meadowlands
Meadowlands – Saturday, March 30, 2019
Meadowlands Race 2
K Ryan Blue Chip (4) nosed out in last as 2 – 1 favorite. Makes amends Highalator (1) Won last in 1:50 2/5. The one to catch here. Sams Triple Crown (3) had 1:49 4/5 win 2 ago. Bad post in last. Caviart Luca (6) Burke trainee had nice 2 post score in last. Seeks third straight.
Selections: 4, 1, 3, 6
Meadowlands Race 5
Mark Witha K (2) Gets Dave Miller for the first time. Must consider. Twin B Watching (5) rested. From Burke stable. Could win first start of year tonight. Stone Hanover (4) made nice move in Pompano win. Might need one now. One Corona To Go (7) Rested. Will be closing late.
Selections: 2, 5, 4, 7r
Meadowlands Race 10
Life Happened (4) Took bet and won with Corey. Gets Dave Miller tonight. Repeater. Nascar Seelster (7) Rugged trip in last. Will be closing fast. Sraeznheaven (6) Beaten favorite at $.15 vs softer at Saratoga. Longshot chance here. Backstreet Lawyer (9) Open length winner vs softer as big favorite. In a tough spot here.
Selections: 4, 7, 6, 9
Yonkers Raceway – Saturday, March 30, 2019
Yonkers races below are 5 divisions of the Levy Series Free-For-All pace.
Yonkers Race 4
Beckhan’s Z Tam (1) Draws the rail and gets to show off his ample speed from here. Major Crocker A (2) draws inside. Can find trip behind Beckham. Endeavor (4) Nice move in 1:52 4/5 open length win at 7-5. The Downtown Bus (7) Last to first in strong bid win at 7-1. Closes late from here.
Selections – 1, 2, 4, 7
Yonkers Race 5
Western Fame (5) out-finished in last as huge favorite. Displays razor sharp form. The one to beat. Rodeo Rock (1) Seeks 6th straight win tonight and has the rail. Gokudo Hanover (6) Headed late on front end bid. Faces rugged trip if he fires away. Luciano N (4) Earlier wins were vs less. Might find way into exotic bets.
Selections: 5, 1, 6, 4
Yonkers Race 8
Sams A Champ A (6) Got used up on the lead in last and quit badly. Looking for an upsetter in this field. JJ Flynn (1) Won 6 of 8 this year, including last, and has the rail tonight. Still very dangerous. Always At My Place (3) Both Levy tries were weak. From Burke stable. Can improve a bit here. Bellows Binge (2) Was a remote third from this spot in last. Might land in Trifecta or Superfecta.
Selections: 6, 1, 3, 2
Yonkers Race 9
Duplicated N (6) Sucked along from the rail in speedy race. Races well tonight. Tetrick is up. Anythingforlove A (1) Had wire to wire open length win 3 ago from the rail. One to catch from here. More The Better N (2) Won division of Levy 2 ago as the 6 - 5 chalk. Can stay close from this spot. Mach It So (3) Good spot to show an improvement.
Selections: 6, 1, 2, 3
Yonkers Race 11
Ideal Jimmy (7) Won both Levy starts from inside posts. Gets tested from this spot. Can survive. Rodeo Romeo (3) decent tries but been lacking late pop last few. Bit Of A Legend N (6) Earlier win from 2 post. In tough spot here. Windsong Leo (5) Last was awful when I bet him. Won’t bet him tonight - so consider.
Selections: 7, 3, 6,. 5