Delaware Park Entries & Results for Wednesday, August 17, 2022

Delaware Park, Wilmington, DE
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Delaware Park opened in 1937 and is the only Thoroughbred racetrack in Delaware.
Biggest stakes: The Delaware Handicap, the Delaware Oaks, and the Endine Stakes.

Picks Report Get Expert Delaware Park Picks for today’s races. Get Equibase PPs.

Power Picks stats the last 60 days: Top picks are winning at 31.5%, second picks are winning at 21.2%, and third place picks are winning 16.6%.

Delaware Park Power Picks the last 14 days: 47.9% winners 23/48

6F, Dirt, $25,000 Maiden Claiming
Open | 2 Year Olds
Purse: $23,000

Double / Exacta / .50 Trifecta / .10 Superfecta / .50 Pick 3 (Races 1-3) .50 Pick 4 (Races 1-4)

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 1: The top selection is #1 The Colora Kid the 9/2 third choice on the morning line, trained by Jamie Ness and Jaime Rodriguez. A two-year-old son of Blofeld has average speed figures but is still open to improvement being so lightly raced. Get Delaware Park Picks for all of today's races.

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# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1 Picks Report

The Colora Kid

Blofeld

Jamie Ness

Jaime Rodriguez

9/2

2 2

Citi Creek

Imagining

Gary C. Contessa

Angel Suarez

5/2

3

Swifty Devil

Speightster

Anthony Pecoraro

Joseph Trejos

6/1

4

Picture This

Munnings

Michael R. Matz

Mychel J. Sanchez

8/1

5 5

Mean Tweets

American Freedom

Chelsey E. Moysey

John Hiraldo

7/2

6 6

Thtwasthenthisisnw

Central Banker

Michael E. Gorham

Daniel Centeno

8/1

7

Estilo Clasico

Redesdale

Juan Arriagada

Raul E. Mena

8/1

8 8

Proctor Phantom

Tapwrit

Gary Capuano

Eduviel Ignacio

8/1

Runner Win Place Show
Mean Tweets  5 $7.60 $3.00 $2.10
The Colora Kid  1 - $3.40 $2.60
Proctor Phantom  8 - - $2.60
Thtwasthenthisisnw  6 - - -
Also rans: Citi Creek
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 5-1 $19.60 $26,185.00
Superfecta 5-1-8-6 $149.60 $9,140.00
Trifecta 5-1-8 $58.20 $13,012.00
Fractions and final time: :23.38, :47.32, 1:00.14, 1:13.04
Winning Owner: Lewis E. Mathews, Jr.
Winning Breeder: Brereton C. Jones
MEAN TWEETS tracked the early leader while racing just off the inside, moved up near the rail in the stretch run and finished well to get up late under strong handling.

5 1/2F, Dirt, $8,000 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $15,000

Double / Exacta / .50 Trifecta / .10 Superfecta / .50 Pick 3 (Races 2-4)

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 2: The top pick is #7 Grand Wiser the 2/1 ML favorite trained by Victor Barboza, Jr. and ridden by Jaime Rodriguez. The four-year-old gelding by Flat Out has the controlling early speed and standout speed figures in a projected slow pace. Get Delaware Park Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Special Meister

Bodemeister

Gordon Saleem

Rajiv E. Chatrie

12/1

2 2

Any Minute

Forty Grams

Andrew L. Simoff

Daniel Centeno

10/1

3 3

Midnight Trick

Midnight Lute

Michael V. Simone

Joseph Trejos

4/1

4 4

Braces

Alliance

Kevin C. Boniface

Paco Lopez

3/1

5 5

Run Happy Star

Runhappy

Jose S. Rodriguez

Jeremy Alicea

12/1

Sire of Kentucky Jockey Club (G2) winner Smile Happy
6 6

Mesmerized

Cupid

Chelsey E. Moysey

John Hiraldo

6/1

7 7 Picks Report

Grand Wiser

Flat Out

Victor Barboza, Jr.

Jaime Rodriguez

2/1

8 8

Bold Trek

Kantharos

Jason D. Smith

Aubrie Green

8/1

Runner Win Place Show
Grand Wiser  7 $4.00 $3.40 $2.60
Any Minute  2 - $8.40 $4.40
Braces  4 - - $2.60
Midnight Trick  3 - - -
Also rans: Run Happy Star, Mesmerized, Bold Trek, Special Meister
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 5-7 $22.40 $16,760.00
Exacta 7-2 $27.40 $42,722.00
Superfecta 7-2-4-3 $287.00 $22,313.00
Trifecta 7-2-4 $83.60 $35,241.00
Fractions and final time: :22.65, :46.53, :58.75, 1:05.35
Winning Owner: Granpollo Stable
Winning Breeder: Spendthrift Farm, LLC
GRAND WISER set the tone early, quickly clear into turn, surveyed the competition near the quarter pole, very little effort pulled clear through the stretch, hand ride through the wire.

Wednesday's Best Bet: Chickieness is no surprise in Small Wonder

Chickieness is no surprise in Small Wonder Stakes at Delaware Park.

1M, Dirt, $10,000 Starter Optional Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $23,000

Double / Exacta / .50 Trifecta / .10 Superfecta / .50 Pick 3 (Races 3-5) .50 Pick 5 (Races 3-7 *15% takeout*)

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 3: The top pick is #4 Honor the Fleet the 5/2 ML favorite trained by Kieron Magee and ridden by Daniel Centeno. The eight-year-old gelding by To Honor and Serve has the controlling early speed and standout speed figures in a projected slow pace. Get Delaware Park Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 3

Grit'n'grind

Jump Start

Jamie Ness

Jaime Rodriguez

9/2

4

Littlebitamedal

Violence

Jamie Ness

Jaime Rodriguez

9/2

2 1

Yabba Dabba Dude

Awesome Again

Gary R. Katz

Joseph Trejos

6/1

2

Pay the Kid

Hangover Kid

Michael V. Simone

J. D. Acosta

10/1

4 5 Picks Report

Honor the Fleet

To Honor and Serve

Kieron Magee

Daniel Centeno

5/2

5 6

Twitty City

Honor Code

Jose A. Ramirez

Raul E. Mena

7/2

6 7

Alejandro's Team

Kitten's Joy

Victor Carrasco, Jr.

Mychel J. Sanchez

5/1

7 8

Whirlin Curlin

Curlin

David R. Mohan

Alexander Crispin

10/1

8 9

Ellas My Love

Pool Play

Juan Arriagada

Aubrie Green

10/1

Runner Win Place Show
Honor the Fleet  4 $4.00 $3.00 $2.40
Ellas My Love  8 - $11.40 $6.00
Twitty City  5 - - $3.40
Grit'n'grind  1 - - -
Also rans: Yabba Dabba Dude, Whirlin Curlin, Alejandro's Team
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 7-4 $12.00 $6,556.00
Exacta 4-8 $41.60 $77,499.00
Superfecta 4-8-5-1 $540.20 $31,035.00
Trifecta 4-8-5 $157.20 $52,876.00
Pick 3 5-7-4 $34.60 $16,109.00
Fractions and final time: :24.86, :48.98, 1:13.2, 1:38.88
Winning Owner: Super C Racing Inc.
Winning Breeder: Gainesway Thoroughbreds Ltd.
HONOR THE FLEET was rated down the backstretch while racing three to four wide, was in command near the three eighths pole and held gamely to be clear late under steady handling. Honor the Fleet had to be vanned off the track after pulling up down the backstretch.

1 1/16M, Turf, Allowance
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $42,000

Double / Exacta / .50 Trifecta / .10 Superfecta / .50 Pick 3 (Races 4-6)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1

Glacier Express

Silver Train

Elias Tapsas

Angel Castillo

20/1

2

Sagrada Ray

Frosted

Gary Capuano

Yomar Orlando Ortiz

(Main Track only)

5/2

MTO

3 3

Hard Strike

Hard Spun

Niall Saville

Alexander Crispin

10/1

4 4

Mutasallem

Union Rags

Scott A. Lake

Edwin Rivera

10/1

5 5

Souper Energizer

Hat Trick (JPN)

Joseph Pantaleo

Paco Lopez

10/1

6 6

Robert's Luxury

Shanghai Bobby

Sean McDermott

Johan Rosado

12/1

7

Flat Out Flying

Flat Out

Cathal A. Lynch

Mychel J. Sanchez

(Main Track only)

4/5

MTO

8 8

Gunslinger (IRE)

Born To Sea (IRE)

Mark Beecher

John Hiraldo

6/1

9 9

Nautilus

Cairo Prince

Jamie Ness

Jaime Rodriguez

5/1

10 10

In Effect

Dialed In

Neil R. Morris

J. D. Acosta

5/2

11 11

Winston Pegg

Winchill

Damian Towler

Leonardo Corujo

20/1

12

Union Leader

Unionize

Justin Rivera

Roberto Alvarado, Jr.

12/1

13 13

Hachure

Tapit

Wayne C. Cole

Grant Whitacre

12/1

14 14

Initforthelove

Poseidon's Warrior

Joseph Arboritanza

Angel Suarez

4/1

Runner Win Place Show
Gunslinger (IRE)  8 $9.40 $4.60 $3.80
Souper Energizer  5 - $3.40 $2.80
Nautilus  9 - - $4.80
In Effect 10 - - -
Also rans: Winston Pegg, Initforthelove, Hard Strike, Hachure, Robert's Luxury, Mutasallem
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 4-8 $20.20 $11,973.00
Pick 4 5-7-3/4-8 $227.20 $47,100.00
Exacta 8-5 $28.00 $84,752.00
Superfecta 8-5-9-10 $719.20 $33,600.00
Trifecta 8-5-9 $144.00 $53,263.00
Pick 3 7-4-8 $51.40 $13,460.00
Fractions and final time: :25.11, :49.95, 1:13.17, 1:37.12, 1:43.09
Winning Owner: Flying Pheasant Farm, LLC
Winning Breeder: C. J. Foy
GUNSLINGER (IRE) quickly took control, rated very nice down the backside, when called on far turn cleared off by two, under a steady drive, held off the late rush to his inside.

Thursday's Best Bet: Cold Feet shows up in First State Dash

Cold Feet shows up in First State Dash at Delaware Park.

5 1/2F, Dirt, $8,000 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $15,000

Double / Exacta / .50 Trifecta / .10 Superfecta / .50 Pick 3 (Races 5-7) .50 Pick 4 (Races 5-8)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

I Saw It All

The Lumber Guy

Jose G. Gonzalez-Milian

Edwin Y. Melendez

7/2

2 2

Speightster Red

Speightster

Scott A. Lake

Daniel Centeno

5/2

3 3

Frost's Song

Frost Giant

Ernesto Padilla-Preciado

Joezer Rangel

12/1

4 4

My Beau

Bandbox

Samuel F. Cronk

John Hiraldo

12/1

5 5

Dr. Grunseich

Super Saver

Carlos E. Caban

Raul E. Mena

15/1

6 6

Alpha's Candy Man

Red Vine

J. Guadalupe Guerrero

Mychel J. Sanchez

8/1

7

Cajun Invasion

Cajun Breeze

Andrew L. Simoff

Jaime Rodriguez

4/1

8 8

Jaime Jamel

Shanghai Bobby

Jaime Cruz

Alexander Crispin

8/1

9 9

Exxtop

Exaggerator

Marcus George Thompson

Luis Cardenas

6/1

Runner Win Place Show
My Beau  4 $10.00 $4.40 $4.00
Speightster Red  2 - $2.60 $2.80
I Saw It All  1 - - $3.80
Exxtop  9 - - -
Also rans: Jaime Jamel, Frost's Song, Dr. Grunseich, Alpha's Candy Man
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 8-4 $97.60 $7,434.00
Exacta 4-2 $36.00 $66,032.00
Superfecta 4-2-1-9 $497.40 $29,187.00
Trifecta 4-2-1 $128.00 $46,905.00
Pick 3 4-8-4 $132.40 $11,407.00
Fractions and final time: :22.45, :46.82, :59.38, 1:05.76
Winning Owner: Erika G. Neuberg
Winning Breeder: Erika Neuberg
MY BEAU was coaxed along early, raced wide through the upper stretch to race outside of foes, dug in late and proved best under strong encouragement.

1 1/16M, Turf, $32,000 Starter Optional Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $29,000

Double / Exacta / .50 Trifecta / .10 Superfecta / .50 Pick 3 (Races 6-8)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Lukie Dookie

Big Blue Kitten

Brittany T. Russell

Sheldon Russell

8/1

2 2

Mapache G

Empire Maker

Gary C. Contessa

Raul E. Mena

5/1

3 3

Artie's Angel

We Miss Artie

Kelly J. Breen

Paco Lopez

5/2

4 4

Recycle

Temple City

T. Bernard Houghton

Mychel J. Sanchez

6/1

5

Under the Radar

Divining Rod

Cesar Nambo

Joseph Trejos

(Main Track only)

12/1

MTO

6 6

Mission Key

Mission Impazible

Ramon Davila Aguayo

Aubrie Green

12/1

7 7

Akingisalwaysking

American Freedom

Melvin Moises Ovando

Alexander Crispin

20/1

8 8

Gambling Man

Seville (GER)

Pedro Nazario

Joseph Trejos

12/1

9 9

Aerial Assault

Will Take Charge

Michael R. Matz

Jaime Rodriguez

8/1

10

Backatya

Mucho Macho Man

Jamie Ness

Jaime Rodriguez

(Main Track only)

8/5

MTO

11 11

Lying Jeff

Run Away and Hide

D. Scott Peck

Deivy Chavez

10/1

12 12

Lightning Rod

Bellamy Road

Jane Cibelli

Angel Suarez

9/2

Runner Win Place Show
Artie's Angel  3 $4.20 $2.80 $2.60
Aerial Assault  9 - $12.40 $9.20
Mission Key  6 - - $12.20
Recycle  4 - - -
Also rans: Lukie Dookie, Lightning Rod, Lying Jeff, Akingisalwaysking, Gambling Man, Mapache G
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 4-3 $19.80 $6,207.00
Exacta 3-9 $51.40 $73,433.00
Superfecta 3-9-6-4 $5,839.80 $32,349.00
Trifecta 3-9-6 $870.40 $48,811.00
Pick 3 8-4-3 $167.60 $14,409.00
Fractions and final time: :23.6, :47.58, 1:12.08, 1:36.53, 1:42.45
Winning Owner: Philip R. Angelo
Winning Breeder: Kenneth L. Ramsey & Sarah K. Ramsey
ARTIE'S ANGEL

Delaware Park cancels Wednesday card because of power outage

Delaware Park cancels Wednesday card because of a power outage.

5 1/2F, Dirt, Allowance
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $44,000

Double / Exacta / .50 Trifecta / .10 Superfecta

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Rileys Dude

First Dude

Pedro Posadas

Angel Suarez

8/1

2 2

Money Mike

Into Mischief

Norman L. Cash

J. D. Acosta

6/1

3 3

Omaha Red

Daaher

McLean Robertson

Sheldon Russell

3/1

4 4

Growl Tiger

Speightstown

Arnaud Delacour

Mychel J. Sanchez

7/5

5

Fourteeneightyfour

Straight Fire

Baltazar Galvan

Erasmo Martinez

4/1

6 6

Chief Ron

Super Saver

Chelsey E. Moysey

John Hiraldo

8/1

Runner Win Place Show
Chief Ron  6 $9.00 $4.00 $2.40
Money Mike  2 - $7.20 $3.60
Omaha Red  3 - - $2.60
Growl Tiger  4 - - -
Also rans: Rileys Dude
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 3-6 $24.00 $6,054.00
Exacta 6-2 $94.80 $37,756.00
Trifecta 6-2-3 $261.00 $33,105.00
Pick 3 4-3-6 $154.40 $6,848.00
Pick 5 3/4-8-4-3/5/10-6 $2,658.20 $35,965.00
Fractions and final time: :22.47, :46.22, :58.54, 1:04.78
Winning Owner: John Conforti
Winning Breeder: Winchell Thoroughbreds, LLC
CHIEF RON stalked the pace from the outside of foes, challenged through the far turn, raced five wide into the upper stretch, lost whip near the sixteenth pole, shifted in a bit late and got up under steady handling.

5 1/2F, Dirt, $12,500 Maiden Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $18,000

Exacta / .50 Trifecta / .10 Superfecta

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Roselee

Editorial

Pedro Nazario

Aubrie Green

8/1

2 2

Texas Girl

Texas Red

Anthony Pecoraro

Eduviel Ignacio

5/1

3

Adriana Es Bonita

Dialed In

Alexis Cordero-Lopez

Mariano Melendez

8/1

4 4

Illusion of Hope

Union Jackson

Michael E. Gorham

Raul E. Mena

2/1

5 5

Nothingmakesense

Maclean's Music

Ramon Davila Aguayo

Joseph Trejos

12/1

6 6

Big Eye Joy

Outwork

Melvin Moises Ovando

Jorge Panaijo

12/1

7 7

Trickler

Maclean's Music

Michael Stidham

Jaime Rodriguez

6/1

8

Mi Yayis

Uncle Lino

Jose S. Rodriguez

Jeremy Alicea

3/1

Runner Win Place Show
Illusion of Hope  4 $4.20 $3.20 $2.10
Nothingmakesense  5 - $10.40 $4.60
Roselee  1 - - $5.80
Big Eye Joy  6 - - -
Also rans: Trickler, Texas Girl
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 6-4 $19.80 $8,450.00
Exacta 4-5 $23.60 $34,724.00
Superfecta 4-5-1-6 $1,176.60 $13,677.00
Trifecta 4-5-1 $187.00 $23,008.00
Pick 3 3-6-4 $62.00 $9,993.00
Pick 4 4-3/5/10-6-3/4/8 $406.20 $22,964.00
Fractions and final time: :22.7, :47.5, :59.71, 1:06.02
Winning Owner: Robert M. Gorham, Jr.
Winning Breeder: Sequel Stallions New York, LLC & PamelaZielinski
ILLUSION OF HOPE broke very sharp, split runners into turn, quicken top of the stretch, steadily pulling away under a drive.

What we learned: Life Is Good is not as good with slow pace

The Woodward shows that Life Is Good is not as good with a slow pace.

News For Delaware Park

Wednesday's Best Bet: Chickieness is no surprise in Small Wonder

Chickieness is no surprise in Small Wonder Stakes at Delaware Park.

Thursday's Best Bet: Cold Feet shows up in First State Dash

Cold Feet shows up in First State Dash at Delaware Park.

Delaware Park cancels Wednesday card because of power outage

Delaware Park cancels Wednesday card because of a power outage.

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