Joe Kristufek's Expert Picks
Selections subject to change due to scratches, off the turf, etc. Double-check against program numbers before wagering.
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Sunday, September 15, 2019
#6 Giro Kate – Better since blinkers; edge
#4 I’llmakeyousmile – Drops off tightener
#1 Thunderous Gem – Fights for every yard
Joe’s selections: 6-4-1-2-3-5-7
#7 Top of the Page – Cuts back and closes
#2 Brerry – Fails to seal the deal
#3 Red Clay Magic – Capable with A-game
Joe’s selections: 7-2-3-4/6-1-5
#5 Alizzee –Finishes best of all
#1 Harmony Victory – Chased monster in last
#6 Art Buff – Runs along late; gimmicks
Joe’s selections: 5-1-6-3/2-4
#5 Jazzy Times – Outperforms his odds
#7 Recount – Sits the right trip
#6 Satellite Storm – How good is he?
Joe’s selections: 5-7-6-3/2-4
#5 Stormy Pacific – Breaks 28-race losing streak?
#3 Mystic Tiger – Turf form converts to dirt?
#6 Star Dog – Runs late; too much to do
Joe’s selections: 5-3/6-2-8-4-1
Late Pick Five carryover = $124,958
#4 Big Al – Emerges from the frenzy?
#9 Intonation – In form; flies under radar
#6 Eternal Force – Big efforts last two
Joe’s selections: 4-9-6-5-11-12-2-3
#8 Commandeering – In form; fits like a glove
#10 Shakes Creek – Knocking on the door
#11 He’s No Bull – Fights for every yard
Joe’s selections: 8-10-11/3-7-6-9-2
#1 Salvador Mundi – Saves ground and fires
#10 Days of Glory – Fits well; must work a trip
#2 Believeinholidays – Runs his race; enough?
Joe’s selections: 1-10-2-7-12/3-5-9-8-13
#6 Sally’s Curlin – Sprouts wings late; rolls by
#8 Tap Gun – Gun Runner’s baby sister
#7 Diamondcoat – The one to catch; respect
Joe’s selections: 6-8-7/4-9
#1a Quotation -- $400K buy bred to sprint
#7 Newellton – Knocking on the door
#4 Getridofwhatailesu – Pedigree says route
Joe’s selections: 1a-7/4-1-6-10
Kevin Kerstein’s Play of the Day
Race 10: #4 Gitridofwhatailesu has been working great all summer at Churchill Downs. The first time starter by Ghostzapper could be ready to roll in her debut with trainer Brad Cox’s go-to rider Florent Geroux in the saddle.
Suggested Play: #4 Gitridofwhatailesu
Brandon Stauble’s Play of the Day
Race 3: #3 Shackleford County
Gets class relief today dropping into the starter allowance condition. This filly has plenty of speed and is training like she's ready to fire off the shelf.
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Joe's 2019 Top Pick Stats
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