Emerald Downs Entries & Results for Friday, August 12, 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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6F, Dirt, $15,000 Maiden Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $14,500

$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 pick is the 4/1 fifth choice on the morning line, #2 Faithful Son. The five-year-old gelding by Gallant Son is trained by Frank Lucarelli and ridden by Leslie Mawing. He 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.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Silver King Bain

Danzing Candy

Candice S. Cryderman

Kevin Radke

7/2

2 2 Picks Report

Faithful Son

Gallant Son

Frank Lucarelli

Leslie Mawing

4/1

3 3

Brannigan

Misremembered

Sergio S. Perez

Alex M. Cruz

3/1

4 4

Lie and Deny

Dialed In

Frank Lucarelli

Oracio Isidro Muro

4/1

5 5

Cause I'm Cool

Northern Causeway

Tom Wenzel

Heribert Naherd Martinez

7/2

6 6

Love That Kid

Shanghai Kid

Howard Belvoir

Jennifer Whitaker

6/1

Runner Win Place Show
Faithful Son  2 $7.20 $4.20 $2.40
Brannigan  3 - $3.20 $2.40
Silver King Bain  1 - - $2.40
Cause I'm Cool  5 - - -
Also rans: Love That Kid, Lie and Deny
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Superfecta 2-3-1-5 $121.20 $5,903.00
Trifecta 2-3-1 $49.80 $10,827.00
Exacta 2-3 $22.00 $14,935.00
Fractions and final time: :22.22, :45.34, :57.83, 1:10.76
Winning Owner: Lucarelli Racing Corp, Randall and Rossi LLC and Centers, Scott
Winning Breeder: Frank Lucarelli, Chris Randall, AndyEvans & Scott Centers
FAITHFUL SON unhurried early, moved up along the inside on the turn, angled out three-wide nearing the eighth pole for room, drifted further out during the drive and finished fast to be up in the final strides.

6F, Dirt, $15,000 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $19,000

$1 Daily Double /$1 Exacta /$.50 Trifecta $.10 Superfecta /$.50 Pick 3 (Races 2-3-4) $.50 Pick 4 (Race 2-3-4-5) $.20 Jackpot Pick 6 (Races 2-3-4-5-6-7)

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 2: The top pick is #5 Cody's Choice the 7/5 ML favorite trained by Rigoberto Velasquez and ridden by Leslie Mawing. The seven-year-old gelding by Raise the Bluff has good early speed in a projected paceless race in combination with better overall speed figures against this bunch to win in this spot. Get Emerald Downs Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Big Endeavor

Mr. Big

Kenneth A. Person

Jose Luis Zunino

8/1

2 2

Mirror Image

Southern Image

Valentin L. [Picho] Garcia

Alex V. Anaya

4/1

3 3

Candy Zip

Sidney's Candy

Robert A. Bean

Kevin Radke

7/2

4

Major Munnings

Munnings

Joe Toye

Alex M. Cruz

3/1

5 5 Picks Report

Cody's Choice

Raise the Bluff

Rigoberto Velasquez

Leslie Mawing

7/5

Runner Win Place Show
Mirror Image  2 $10.00 $3.60 -
Candy Zip  3 - $3.00 -
Cody's Choice  5 - - -
Big Endeavor  1 - - -
Also rans:
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 2-2 $36.60 $4,697.00
Exacta 2-3 $22.60 $14,721.00
Superfecta 2-3-5-1 $36.20 $4,258.00
Trifecta 2-3-5 $30.40 $7,438.00
Fractions and final time: :21.99, :44.22, :56.27, 1:08.83
Winning Owner: Valentin L. (Picho) Garcia
Winning Breeder: Madera Thoroughbreds
MIRROR IMAGE vied for the lead with Cody's Choice from along the inside, shook that one off leaving the eighth pole, drifted out late and just lasted.

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.

1M, Dirt, $5,000 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $9,500

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

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 3: The top pick is #5 Stonus Maximus the 8/5 ML favorite trained by Blaine D. Wright and ridden by Juan M. Gutierrez. The three-year-old gelding by Grindstone 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 1

Confidence Builder

Stanford

David B. Martinez

Alex V. Anaya

8/1

2 2

Mancuso At the Mic

Empire Way

Tena Birdwell

Javier Matias

5/2

3 3

Keep On Danzing

Danzing Candy

Sergio S. Perez

Alex M. Cruz

4/1

4 4

Larsen Bay

Coast Guard

Howard Belvoir

Leslie Mawing

12/1

5 5 Picks Report

Stonus Maximus

Grindstone

Blaine D. Wright

Juan M. Gutierrez

8/5

6 6

Blame the Devil

Blame

Steve Koler

Kevin Radke

5/1

Runner Win Place Show
Stonus Maximus  5 $4.40 $3.20 $2.20
Larsen Bay  4 - $15.40 $5.60
Keep On Danzing  3 - - $2.40
Mancuso At the Mic  2 - - -
Also rans: Confidence Builder, Blame the Devil
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 2-5 $32.80 $2,678.00
Exacta 5-4 $62.00 $22,637.00
Superfecta 5-4-3-2 $214.40 $10,717.00
Trifecta 5-4-3 $165.00 $18,097.00
Pick 3 2-2-5 $147.20 $4,747.00
Fractions and final time: :23.31, 1:37.23
Winning Owner: Margaret Root
Winning Breeder: Dr. & Mrs. Jack B. Root Jr.
STONUS MAXIMUS saved ground setting the pace in hand, responded when asked and maintained a safe advantage.

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

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

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Coastal Queen

Coast Guard

Jeffrey Metz

Jake Samuels

10/1

2 2

Amulet

Speightster

Robert Baze

Alex V. Anaya

15/1

3 3

Aly's Nation

Nationhood

Jorge Rosales

Alex M. Cruz

8/5

4 4

Calliope Song

Coast Guard

Charles Essex

Juan M. Gutierrez

9/2

5 5

Mia Casa

Houseofroyalhearts

Jose Raudales

Kevin Radke

9/5

6 6

First Time Player

Peppered Cat

James L. Gilmour

Javier Matias

8/1

7

Hope Parkway

Street Life

Robert A. Bean

Leslie Mawing

12/1

Runner Win Place Show
Aly's Nation  3 $5.80 $3.00 $2.60
Coastal Queen  1 - $4.20 $2.80
First Time Player  6 - - $2.80
Calliope Song  4 - - -
Also rans: Mia Casa, Amulet
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Trifecta 3-1-6 $69.40 $19,529.00
Superfecta 3-1-6-4 $119.40 $12,704.00
Exacta 3-1 $20.00 $25,044.00
Daily Double 5-3 $17.00 $4,899.00
Pick 4 2-2-5-3/7 $511.20 $20,614.00
Pick 3 2-5-3 $108.00 $4,091.00
Fractions and final time:
Winning Owner: Garcia, Shyann and Kowalsky, Harley
Winning Breeder: Mr. & Mrs. Frederick L. Pabst
ALY'S NATION

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.

6 1/2F, Dirt, $8,000 Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $11,000

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

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Easy Does It

Boisterous

Steve Koler

Jose Luis Zunino

20/1

2 2

Bete Rouge

Giacomo

Nick Lowe

Oracio Isidro Muro

15/1

3 3

It's Curlin Time

Lutes Gift

Joe Toye

Juan M. Gutierrez

5/2

4

Lonsdaleite

Street Life

Robert A. Bean

Jake Samuels

12/1

5 5

Sharp Curve

Champ Pegasus

Robert Baze

Alex M. Cruz

5/1

6 6

Lafonda

Understatement

Ryland M. Harwood

Leslie Mawing

10/1

7 7

Sadie's Snowstorm

Abraaj

Vince Gibson

Kevin Radke

4/1

8 8

Patricia L

Shanghai Bobby

Frank Lucarelli

Kevin E. Orozco

9/5

Runner Win Place Show
Patricia L  8 $3.00 $2.40 $2.10
Sharp Curve  5 - $6.60 $3.40
Easy Does It  1 - - $8.20
Lafonda  6 - - -
Also rans: It's Curlin Time, Bete Rouge, Sadie's Snowstorm
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 3-4 $4.80 $2,635.00
Daily Double 3-8 $9.60 $0.00
Exacta 8-5 $12.20 $51,852.00
Superfecta 8-5-1-6 $359.20 $33,546.00
Trifecta 8-5-1 $100.20 $41,948.00
Pick 3 5-3-4/8 $26.80 $7,247.00
Pick 4 2-5-3/7-4/8 $160.40 $15,125.00
Fractions and final time: :22.5, :45.41, 1:10.78, 1:17.22
Winning Owner: Iron Horse 2
Winning Breeder: Nagako Fujita
PATRICIA L was unhurried early, rallied four-wide the final quarter, took the lead inside the eighth pole and quickly drew clear.

6F, Dirt, $8,000 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $13,000

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

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Western Rule

Speightster

Howard Belvoir

Jennifer Whitaker

15/1

2 2

Sir Deputy

Shackleford

Robert A. Bean

Juan M. Gutierrez

5/2

3 3

Crooked Finger Ray

Verrazano

Candice S. Cryderman

Kevin Radke

9/5

4 4

Six Blessings

Linchpin

Bonnie Jenne

Jose Luis Zunino

8/1

5 5

R B Eye

Cairo Prince

Howard Belvoir

Javier Matias

10/1

6 6

Bourbonwithatwist

Strong Mandate

Vince Gibson

Alex M. Cruz

4/1

7 7

Mamacallmeboo

Abraaj

Rigoberto Velasquez

Jake Samuels

5/1

Runner Win Place Show
Crooked Finger Ray  3 $5.40 $3.00 $2.40
Sir Deputy  2 - $2.60 $2.40
Six Blessings  4 - - $4.80
Western Rule  1 - - -
Also rans: R B Eye, Mamacallmeboo, Bourbonwithatwist
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 3-4/8-3 $29.00 $5,301.00
Daily Double 8-3 $6.60 $6,000.00
Exacta 3-2 $13.00 $36,181.00
Superfecta 3-2-4-1 $276.40 $17,074.00
Trifecta 3-2-4 $91.80 $27,311.00
Fractions and final time: :22.21, :44.92, :57.71, 1:10.88
Winning Owner: John E. Parker
Winning Breeder: JAAM Racing, Inc.
CROOKED FINGER RAY saved ground setting the pace and maintained a safe advantage.

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

1M, Dirt, $5,000 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $9,000

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

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Charlie the Gent

Fed Biz

Blaine D. Wright

Heribert Naherd Martinez

7/2

2 2

Loose Ball

Houseofroyalhearts

Edwin C. Cornier

Javier Matias

15/1

3 3

Balius

Abraaj

Jorge Rosales

Alex M. Cruz

3/1

4 4

Lago de Oro

Lakerville

Rosie Simkins

Kevin Radke

5/1

5 5

Atlatl

Raison d'Etat

Kimberley Johnston

Juan M. Gutierrez

8/1

6 6

Rocked

Lea

Frank Lucarelli

Kevin E. Orozco

6/1

7 7

J C Express

Jeranimo

Jennifer Nunnally

Jose Luis Zunino

12/1

8 8

Marksman On Target

Lakerville

Robert A. Bean

Leslie Mawing

4/1

Runner Win Place Show
Balius  3 $3.80 $2.60 $2.20
Rocked  6 - $10.20 $5.60
Lago de Oro  4 - - $4.40
Atlatl  5 - - -
Also rans: Loose Ball, Charlie the Gent, J C Express, Marksman On Target
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Trifecta 3-6-4 $137.40 $29,414.00
Superfecta 3-6-4-5 $746.00 $21,836.00
Exacta 3-6 $28.20 $41,152.00
Daily Double 3-3 $12.80 $14,451.00
Pick 5 5-3/7-4/8-3-3 $183.00 $50,656.00
Pick 4 3/7-4/8-3-3 $64.20 $36,529.00
Pick 3 4/8-3-3 $18.80 $24,806.00
Z-5 Super Hi-5 3-6-4-5-2 $10,941.20 $0.00
Pick 6 Jackpot 2-5-3/7-4/8-3-3 $1,112.40 $5,270.00
Fractions and final time: :24.23, :47.89, 1:12.17, 1:25.59, 1:38.71
Winning Owner: Mora, Victoria Reyes and Santos Rosales
Winning Breeder: Mr. & Mrs. Frederick L. Pabst
BALIUS saved ground stalking the pace, angled out leaving the quarter pole for room, took the lead nearing the eighth pole and maintained a safe advantage.

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