Free Selections – Saturday, April 18, 2020

Trapped at home? – Not much to do? – Download your E-Z Win Forms and head to the track. Or, just put on your lucky cap and head over to the computer. – Yeah, it’s not the same, but it will be a day of action-packed Thoroughbred coming your way. And, just when you thought it couldn’t get any better. Here are some free selections to whet your appetite for some red-hot runners! – Best of luck from your friends at Winning Ponies!



Gulfstream Park


Race #3 – Cat’s Astray = She ran as fast closing 2nd as the beaten chalk last out and is 5/8 ITM at GP. – Miguel Vasquez should have her right on the pace.

Race #4 – #1 – Chase Runner = Son of Big Brown has been knocking on the door and the rail is winning 19%. – He’ll be right on the leader’s heels. – He is 4/5 ITM at the distance.

Race #6 – #7 – Big Spender = 3rd off the layoff making a drop class. – The trainer wins 24% 3rd time off the shelf. – Emisael Jaramilo in the irons and he wins 20% with early runners.

Race #10 – #2 – Blood Moon = Son of Malibu Moon for Danny Gargan coming off a two-month layoff. – Drops in class and was claimed two races back. Gargan wins 26% 2nd time off the claim.



Oaklawn Park


Race#1 – #4 – Wenyen = Drops in class for Robertino Diodoro taking off the blinkers where the barn scores at a 36% clip.

Race #2 – #9 – Metropole = Son of Shackleford dropping down two class levels where trainer Brad Cox wins 33%. – He gets added distance from 6f to 1 1/16. – 2nd off the layoff yields a 29% win clip. Solid play on the card.

Race #7 – #5 – Dressman = Ships in from Santa Anita and been knocking on the door. He adds blinkers where Bob Baffert wins 32% putting them back on. He’s been off 49 days and looks ready to fire.

Race #8 – #2 – Flagstaff = John Sadler trainee making a 3rd off the layoff move. Bullet works in the morning and the red-hot Joel Rosario in the irons is a plus as he is winning 38% at the meet.

Race #10 – #12 – Go Google Yourself = She is 2/2 at OP with wins and trainer Paul McGee wins 22% with graded stakes. – She is 9/9 ITM at the distance and should stalk just off the pace at a big price.