Emerald Downs Entries & Results for Saturday, July 9, 2022

Emerald Downs, Auburn, WA
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Emerald Downs opened in 1996 to replace Longacres Racetrack and is home to the WTBOA sales every year.
Biggest stakes: The Longacres Mile.

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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%.

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5F, Dirt, $25,000 Maiden Claiming
Fillies | 2 Year Olds
Purse: $17,500

$1 Daily Double / $1 Exacta / $.50 Trifecta $.10 Superfecta / $.50 Pick 3 (Races 1-2-3) $.50 Pick 4 (Races 1-2-3-4)

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 1: The top pick is #6 California Halo the 5/2 ML favorite trained by Vince Gibson and ridden by Juan M. Gutierrez. The two-year-old filly by California Chrome has some upside still being lightly raced and speed figures that match up well in this field. Get Emerald Downs Picks for all of today's races.

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# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Goin' Coastal

Coast Guard

Steve Bullock

Alex M. Cruz

3/1

2 2

Fly Patti Fly

Gold Rush Dancer

David B. Martinez

Kevin Radke

5/1

3

Sparkles and Spurs

Parker's Storm Cat

Doris Harwood

Leslie Mawing

6/1

4

Sandy Harbor

Harbor the Gold

Steve Bullock

Javier Matias

7/2

5 5

Bobbie O

Mohaymen

Frank Lucarelli

Kevin E. Orozco

9/2

6 6 Picks Report

California Halo

California Chrome

Vince Gibson

Juan M. Gutierrez

5/2

Runner Win Place Show
Fly Patti Fly  2 $15.60 $4.20 -
California Halo  6 - $2.20 -
Goin' Coastal  1 - - -
Bobbie O  5 - - -
Also rans:
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 2-6 $43.00 $5,116.00
Superfecta 2-6-1-5 $67.80 $1,144.00
Trifecta 2-6-1 $57.40 $1,949.00
Fractions and final time: :22.57, :46.73, :59.5
Winning Owner: Swag Stables
Winning Breeder: Keith Swagerty & Jan Swagerty
FLY PATTI FLY Saved ground setting the pace under pressure and gradually increased her advantage late.

6F, Dirt, $20,000 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds
Purse: $22,000

$1 Daily Double / $1 Exacta / $.50 Trifecta $.10 Superfecta / $.50 Pick 3 (Races 2-3-4)

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 2: The pick is the 7/2 fourth choice on the ML, #3 Curling Secret. The three-year-old gelding by Curlin to Mischief is trained by Jorge Rosales and ridden by Alex M. Cruz. He has the controlling early speed and standout speed figures in a projected slow pace. Get Emerald Downs Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1

Syzslak

Danzing Candy

Jennifer Nunnally

Juan M. Gutierrez

8/1

2 2

Abraaj Mirage

Abraaj

Joe Toye

Kevin Radke

9/5

3 3 Picks Report

Curling Secret

Curlin to Mischief

Jorge Rosales

Alex M. Cruz

7/2

4 4

Irish Knight

Atta Boy Roy

Frank Lucarelli

Alex V. Anaya

5/2

5 5

Executive Action

Tale of Ekati

Frank Lucarelli

Kevin E. Orozco

3/1

Runner Win Place Show
Curling Secret  3 $3.60 $2.80 -
Abraaj Mirage  2 - $3.20 -
Executive Action  5 - - -
Irish Knight  4 - - -
Also rans:
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 2-3 $43.20 $1,879.00
Exacta 3-2 $11.40 $6,100.00
Superfecta 3-2-5-4 $22.00 $1,111.00
Trifecta 3-2-5 $23.40 $2,988.00
Fractions and final time: :21.88, :44.25, :56.27, 1:09.34
Winning Owner: Remmah Racing, Inc.
Winning Breeder: Milt Policzer

Looking for repeat, Background leads Longacres Mile field

Looking for a repeat win, Background leads a full field in the Longacres Mile at Emerald Downs.

6 1/2F, Dirt, $2,500 Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $8,500

$1 Daily Double / $1 Exacta / $.50 Trifecta $.10 Superfecta / $.50 Pick 3 (Races 3-4-5) $.50 Pick 4 (Races 3-4-5-6) $.20 Jackpot Pick 6 (Races 3-4-5-6-7-8)

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 3: The top pick is #2 Antecedence the 9/5 ML favorite trained by Vince Gibson and ridden by Kevin Radke. The four-year-old filly by Super Saver has good early speed in a projected paceless affair to overcome a deficiency in overall speed figures to win this. Get Emerald Downs Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Shez a Grinder

Giacomo

Jennifer Nunnally

Nicolle Disdier

8/1

2 2 Picks Report

Antecedence

Super Saver

Vince Gibson

Kevin Radke

9/5

3

Whata Flirt

Crown of Thorns

Jorge Rosales

Alex M. Cruz

5/2

4

Dodropin

Kantharos

Joe Toye

Juan M. Gutierrez

7/2

5 5

Sassy Edie

Abraaj

Dale Koler

Heribert Naherd Martinez

6/1

6 6

Aquinas

Tonalist

Jeffrey Metz

Leslie Mawing

5/1

Runner Win Place Show
Aquinas  6 $9.20 $3.40 -
Sassy Edie  5 - $3.40 -
Antecedence  2 - - -
Shez a Grinder  1 - - -
Also rans:
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 3-6 $19.20 $968.00
Exacta 6-5 $38.60 $8,958.00
Superfecta 6-5-2-1 $44.80 $1,394.00
Trifecta 6-5-2 $40.80 $3,413.00
Pick 3 2-3-6 $248.20 $2,594.00
Fractions and final time: :23.16, :45.84, 1:10.99, 1:17.68
Winning Owner: Haahr, Letha and Haahr, Steve
Winning Breeder: Willow Tree Farm, Inc.

5 1/2F, Dirt, $2,500 Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $8,000

$1 Daily Double / $1 Exacta / $.50 Trifecta $.10 Superfecta / $.50 Pick 3 (Races 4-5-6) $.50 Pick 5 (Races 4-5-6-7-8)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Lovely Hussar

Fighting Hussar

Jeffrey Metz

Jose Luis Zunino

5/1

2 2

Ashley Beautiful

Champ Pegasus

Shelly Crowe

Kevin Radke

6/1

3 3

Fully Compliant

Animal Kingdom

Joe Toye

Juan M. Gutierrez

8/5

4 4

Susy's Heart

Slew's Tiznow

Sam Dronen

Leslie Mawing

3/1

5 5

Her Royal Duchess

Heir Joe

Cindy Hoover

Nicolle Disdier

8/1

6 6

Quick Time (GB)

Zoffany (IRE)

Charles Essex

Alex M. Cruz

7/2

Runner Win Place Show
Ashley Beautiful  2 - - -
Lovely Hussar  1 - - -
Susy's Heart  4 - - -
Fully Compliant  3 - - -
Also rans: Her Royal Duchess, Quick Time (GB)
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 6-2 $51.00 $1,202.00
Exacta 2-1 $33.00 $25,559.00
Superfecta 2-1-4-3 $296.80 $9,558.00
Trifecta 2-1-4 $127.20 $18,118.00
Pick 3 3-6-2 $148.40 $4,261.00
Pick 4 2-1/3-6-2 $2,565.20 $11,655.00
Fractions and final time: :22.6, :45.61, :57.98, 1:04.31
Winning Owner: Cesar Chavarin
Winning Breeder: Richard Barton Enterprises
ASHLEY BEAUTIFUL saved ground setting the pressured pace and was fully extended to prevail narrowly.

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.

1M, Dirt, $8,000 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $11,000

$1 Daily Double / $1 Exacta / $.50 Trifecta $.10 Superfecta / $.50 Pick 3 (Races 5-6-7) $.50 Pick 4 (Races 5-6-7-8)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Wear the Crown

Shackleford

Tim McCanna

Kevin Radke

2/1

2 2

Balius

Abraaj

Blaine D. Wright

Jose Luis Zunino

7/2

3 3

Stonus Maximus

Grindstone

Blaine D. Wright

Kevin E. Orozco

4/1

4 4

Bennyandthechicks

Sixthirteen

Jorge Rosales

Alex M. Cruz

5/2

5

J C Express

Jeranimo

Jennifer Nunnally

Juan M. Gutierrez

8/1

6 6

Loose Ball

Houseofroyalhearts

Edwin C. Cornier

Javier Matias

10/1

Runner Win Place Show
Wear the Crown  1 $6.00 $3.20 $2.10
Balius  2 - $2.80 $2.10
Stonus Maximus  3 - - $2.60
Bennyandthechicks  4 - - -
Also rans: Loose Ball
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Trifecta 1-2-3 $33.20 $13,614.00
Pick 3 6-2-1/5 $326.00 $3,179.00
Daily Double 2-1 $45.00 $1,519.00
Daily Double 2-5 $11.60 $0.00
Exacta 1-2 $13.00 $23,271.00
Superfecta 1-2-3-4 $49.60 $6,505.00
Fractions and final time: :23.08, :45.99, 1:10.34, 1:22.78, 1:35.86
Winning Owner: Hern/LePley Racing
Winning Breeder: Tommy Town Thoroughbreds, LLC
WEAR THE CROWN saved ground setting the pace while racing in hand and drew off to win as much the best.

1M, Dirt, $10,000 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $16,500

$1 Daily Double / $1 Exacta / $.50 Trifecta $.10 Superfecta / $.50 Pick 3 (Races 6-7-8)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Franks Fix It

Gold Aly

Candice S. Cryderman

Heribert Naherd Martinez

10/1

2 2

Rocky Tough

Paddy O'Prado

James L. Gilmour

Javier Matias

6/1

3 3

Bernalinho

Mr. Big

Vince Gibson

Kevin Radke

3/1

4 4

Pistol Power

War Power

Rigoberto Velasquez

Juan M. Gutierrez

9/2

5 5

Hey Sequoia

Cause to Believe

Rigoberto Velasquez

Leslie Mawing

6/1

6 6

Wine At Nine

Divine Park

Valentin L. [Picho] Garcia

Kevin E. Orozco

8/1

7 7

Mike Operator

Shanghai Bobby

Jeffrey Metz

Alex M. Cruz

5/2

8 8

Big City Bane

Temple City

James L. Gilmour

Vladimir P. Jensen

12/1

Runner Win Place Show
Rocky Tough  2 - - -
Franks Fix It  1 - - -
Big City Bane  8 - - -
Pistol Power  4 - - -
Also rans: Hey Sequoia, Bernalinho, Mike Operator, Wine At Nine
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 1-2 $85.80 $2,617.00
Exacta 2-1 $205.40 $35,043.00
Superfecta 2-1-8-4 $19,741.60 $12,908.00
Trifecta 2-1-8 $3,251.60 $22,318.00
Pick 3 2-1/5-2 $287.20 $4,772.00
Pick 4 6-2-1/5-2 $2,363.60 $6,942.00
Fractions and final time: :23.08, :45.99, 1:10.34, 1:22.78, 1:35.86
Winning Owner: James L. Gilmour
Winning Breeder: Flying H Stables

Zipse: Ce Ce is on path to another Breeders' Cup win

Brian Zipse believes Chillingworth favorite Ce Ce can be a Breeders' Cup winner again.

6F, Dirt, Allowance
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $25,000

$1 Daily Double / $1 Exacta / $.50 Trifecta $.10 Superfecta

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Forty Smooches

Munnings

Kay Penney Cooper

Leslie Mawing

6/1

2 2

Nine One One

Maclean's Music

Robert Gilker

Alex M. Cruz

4/1

3 3

Harbor Outlaw

Harbor the Gold

Bonnie Jenne

Juan M. Gutierrez

2/1

4 4

Ethan's Animal

Animal Kingdom

Blaine D. Wright

Kevin E. Orozco

3/1

5 5

Tig

Lutes Gift

Rosie Simkins

Kevin Radke

7/2

6 6

March On Linch

Linchpin

Alan Bozell

Jose Luis Zunino

8/1

Runner Win Place Show
Nine One One  2 $4.00 $2.80 $2.40
March On Linch  6 - $7.80 $4.20
Forty Smooches  1 - - $3.20
Ethan's Animal  4 - - -
Also rans: Harbor Outlaw, Tig
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 2-2 $35.40 $3,574.00
Exacta 2-6 $30.80 $42,464.00
Superfecta 2-6-1-4 $210.60 $16,381.00
Trifecta 2-6-1 $93.80 $27,814.00
Pick 3 1-2-2 $297.40 $3,971.00
Fractions and final time: :21.75, :44.13, :56.07, 1:08.59
Winning Owner: Gilker, Robert and Gilker, Victoria and Smith, Ted
Winning Breeder: Steen Reggelsen & Cathy Reggelsen

6F, Dirt, $8,000 Maiden Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $10,000

$1 Exacta / $.50 Trifecta / $.10 Superfecta $.50 Pentafecta

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Cowboy Causeway

Northern Causeway

Debbie Peery

Leslie Mawing

6/1

2 2

Indian Rule

Coastal Storm

James L. Gilmour

Vladimir P. Jensen

20/1

3 3

Fantastic Dream

Jeranimo

Jose Puentes

Javier Matias

12/1

4 4

You're the Cause

Creative Cause

Blaine D. Wright

Alex M. Cruz

5/2

5 5

Ike Butte

Giacomo

Blaine D. Wright

Kevin E. Orozco

8/1

6 6

Dark n' Handsome

Harbor the Gold

Charles Essex

Kevin Radke

7/2

7 7

Cause I'm Cool

Northern Causeway

Tom Wenzel

Heribert Naherd Martinez

9/2

8 8

Nummy Num

Kirkendahl

Alan Bozell

Jose Luis Zunino

5/1

Runner Win Place Show
You're the Cause  4 $4.40 $2.80 $2.60
Cause I'm Cool  7 - $7.80 $8.00
Indian Rule  2 - - $15.40
Fantastic Dream  3 - - -
Also rans: Cowboy Causeway, Dark n' Handsome, Nummy Num, Ike Butte
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 2-2-4 $203.40 $11,680.00
Pick 4 1/5-2-2-4 $658.00 $31,471.00
Daily Double 2-4 $12.00 $12,627.00
Pick 6 Jackpot 6-2-1/5-2-2-4 $1,122.60 $2,931.00
Pick 5 2-1/5-2-2-4 $3,077.40 $17,072.00
Exacta 4-7 $38.40 $35,919.00
Superfecta 4-7-2-3 $2,052.40 $16,685.00
Trifecta 4-7-2 $496.00 $29,021.00
Z-5 Super Hi-5 4-7-2-3-1 $0.00 $2,100.00
Fractions and final time: :21.98, :44.97, :57.6, 1:10.6
Winning Owner: Ernest D. Sherman
Winning Breeder: Spruce Lane Farm, Patrick Waresk,Mashnee Stable, Empire Equine, et al

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Life Is Good will head to Keeneland on Monday to be prepared for Breeders’ Cup Classic.

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