Los Alamitos Day Entries & Results for Sunday, September 25, 2022

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Los Alamitos was opened in 1951 and is best known as a premier Quarter Horse track. "Los Al" started running Thoroughbred meets in 2014 following the closing of Hollywood Park.
Los Alamitos' biggest stakes: The Los Alamitos Futurity, formerly the Hollywood Futurity and the Starlet Stakes.

Picks Report Get Expert Los Alamitos Day Picks for today’s races. Get Equibase PPs.

Power Picks stats the last 60 days: Top picks are winning at 31.7%, second picks are winning at 21.4%, and third place picks are winning 15.4%.

Los Alamitos Day Power Picks the last 14 days: 0.0% winners /

5F, Dirt, $32,000 Claiming
Fillies | 2 Year Olds
Purse: $34,000

$1 Exacta / $1 Trifecta / $2 Rolling Double / $1 Pick Three (Races 1-2-3) $0.50 Pick 5 (Races 1-5)

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 1: The top pick is #2 It's Saul Right the 6/5 ML favorite trained by Steven Miyadi and ridden by Ramon A. Vazquez. The two-year-old filly by Smokem 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 Los Alamitos Day Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Smokin Amelia

Smokem

Jorge Periban

Abdul Alsagoor

5/2

2 2 Picks Report

It's Saul Right

Smokem

Steven Miyadi

Ramon A. Vazquez

6/5

3 3

Paddle On Polly

Smokem

Lisa Bernard

Emily A. Ellingwood

6/1

4 4

Smiling Princess

Smiling Tiger

Hector O. Palma

Tiago Josue Pereira

3/1

5 5

Isla Jane

Bluegrass Cat

Charles S. Treece

Eduard Kennis Rojas Fernandez

8/1

Runner Win Place Show
Smiling Princess  4 $12.00 $4.20 $2.10
Smokin Amelia  1 - $4.00 $2.10
It's Saul Right  2 - - $2.10
Paddle On Polly  3 - - -
Also rans: Isla Jane
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 4-1 $42.20 $12,793.00
Trifecta 4-1-2 $52.40 $14,116.00
Fractions and final time: :22.3, :46.01, :58.4
Winning Owner: Hector Castrellon
Winning Breeder: Bud Petrosian
SMILING PRINCESS away quickly in the beginning, raced up close outside the top pair into the turn, lost a bit of ground and chased three wide around the bend, re-engaged the leaders at the top of the stretch, took over at the three-sixteenths pole and drew off.

6F, Dirt, $12,500 Starter Allowance
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $22,000

$1 Exacta / $1 Trifecta / $2 Rolling Double / $1 Pick Three (Races 2-3-4) $1 Pick 4 (Races 2-3-4-5)

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 2: The top pick is #4 Sunrise Journey the 8/5 ML favorite trained by Steve R. Knapp and ridden by Ramon A. Vazquez. The seven-year-old gelding by Good Journey has the controlling early speed and standout speed figures in a projected slow pace. Get Los Alamitos Day Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Slam Dunk Sermon

Rousing Sermon

Robertino Diodoro

Juan J. Hernandez

2/1

2 2

Alvaaro

Old Fashioned

Alfredo P. Marquez

Abel Cedillo

5/1

3 3

Cajun Brother

Cajun Breeze

Robert B. Hess, Jr.

Hector Isaac Berrios

2/1

4 4 Picks Report

Sunrise Journey

Good Journey

Steve R. Knapp

Ramon A. Vazquez

8/5

5 5

Flying Charlie

Govenor Charlie

Oscar Heredia

Oscar Odilcer Gonzalez

20/1

Runner Win Place Show
Sunrise Journey  4 $4.00 $2.40 $2.10
Alvaaro  2 - $7.40 $3.20
Cajun Brother  3 - - $2.20
Slam Dunk Sermon  1 - - -
Also rans: Flying Charlie
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 4-4 $42.20 $8,982.00
Exacta 4-2 $24.20 $17,933.00
Trifecta 4-2-3 $55.20 $19,532.00
Fractions and final time: :21.87, :45.16, :56.8, 1:08.9
Winning Owner: Blake, Les and Knapp, Steve R.
Winning Breeder: SLO Racing Stable
SUNRISE JOURNEY dueled for command from outside, put away inner rival at the three-eighths pole, led two wide into the lane and drew off under strong handling.

Los Alamitos' 6-day meet features 2 graded stakes for juveniles

Los Alamitos' 6-day winter meet starts Dec. 9 and features 2 graded stakes for juveniles.

1M, Dirt, $20,000 Maiden Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $23,000

$1 Exacta / $1 Trifecta / $1 Superfecta (.10 Min.) / $2 Rolling Double $1 Pick Three (Races 3-4-5)

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 3: The top pick is #2 Memes the 7/5 ML favorite trained by William Spawr and ridden by Edwin A. Maldonado. The three-year-old gelding by Practical Joke has very good speed figures that matchup well with this group. Get Los Alamitos Day Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Armaveer

Smiling Tiger

Sam J. Scolamieri

Tiago Josue Pereira

5/2

2 Picks Report

Memes

Practical Joke

William Spawr

Edwin A. Maldonado

7/5

3 3

Torrid Tommy

Tom's Tribute

Victor L. Garcia

Abdul Alsagoor

4/1

4 4

Fifty Cent Dollars

Quality Road

Shelbe Ruis

Kyle Frey

8/1

5 5

Carson's Legacy

Pioneerof the Nile

George Papaprodromou

Diego A. Herrera

12/1

6 6

Big Brother

Mr. Big

Craig Dollase

Tyler Baze

5/1

Runner Win Place Show
Fifty Cent Dollars  4 $11.40 $5.00 $2.60
Big Brother  6 - $4.00 $2.40
Armaveer  1 - - $2.20
Torrid Tommy  3 - - -
Also rans: Carson's Legacy
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 4-4 $21.20 $5,382.00
Exacta 4-6 $46.40 $31,350.00
Superfecta 4-6-1-3 $243.60 $15,368.00
Trifecta 4-6-1 $109.60 $22,405.00
Pick 3 4-4-4 $211.40 $12,018.00
Fractions and final time: :22.83, :46.11, 1:12.15, 1:25.73, 1:39.26
Winning Owner: Ruis Racing LLC and Priest, Daryl
Winning Breeder: Ruis Ranch of KY & Daryl Priest
FIFTY CENT DOLLARS tracked three deep into the first turn then trailed around the bend, moved out widest on the backstretch, was on the move through the far turn and got bumped by

1 1/16M, Dirt, $50,000 Maiden Claiming
Open | 2 Year Olds
Purse: $33,000

$1 Exacta / $1 Trifecta / $1 Superfecta (.10 Min.) / $2 Rolling Double $1 Pick Three (Races 4-5-6)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Lord of Light

Lord Nelson

Jerry Hollendorfer

Edwin A. Maldonado

8/5

2 2

Weasley

Collected

Ryan Hanson

Ricardo Gonzalez

6/1

3 3

Smokem Howard

Smokem

Edwin G. Alvarez

Edgar Payeras

8/1

4 4

Ice Storm

Frosted

Eoin G. Harty

Tiago Josue Pereira

2/1

5

Capacity

Malibu Moon

Jeff Engler

Abdul Alsagoor

20/1

6 6

Macnamara

Union Rags

Jeff Engler

Ramon A. Vazquez

3/1

Runner Win Place Show
Macnamara  6 $7.20 $3.80 $2.10
Ice Storm  4 - $2.80 $2.10
Lord of Light  1 - - $2.10
Weasley  2 - - -
Also rans: Smokem Howard
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 4-6 $52.60 $6,799.00
Exacta 6-4 $23.80 $17,521.00
Superfecta 6-4-1-2 $107.80 $10,074.00
Trifecta 6-4-1 $33.40 $12,249.00
Pick 3 4-4-6 $167.40 $7,978.00
Fractions and final time: :24.6, :48.82, 1:14.28, 1:41.89, 1:49.1
Winning Owner: Daniel Wells
Winning Breeder: Chadds Ford Stable, LLC
MACNAMARA sped to the front and moved into the two path, set the pace under pressure to the stretch, drifted in and out while maintaining a short lead over

Workouts: 20 graded-stakes winners breeze Thursday, Friday

3 bullets show up among 20 graded-stakes winners on work tabs Thursday & Friday.

6F, Dirt, Maiden Special Weight
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $50,000

$1 Exacta / $1 Trifecta / $1 Superfecta (.10 Min.) / $2 Rolling Double $1 Pick Three (Races 5-6-7)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Grazen Sun

Grazen

Luis Mendez

Eduard Kennis Rojas Fernandez

5/1

2 2

Conch Daddy

Nyquist

George Papaprodromou

Mario Gutierrez

3/1

3 3

Andros

Uncle Mo

Bob Baffert

Juan J. Hernandez

9/5

4 4

Burton Way

Speightster

Peter Eurton

Ryan Curatolo

4/1

5

Rafikki

Shaman Ghost

Doug F. O'Neill

Abel Cedillo

10/1

6 6

Krahenbuhl

Shackleford

Luis Mendez

Edwin A. Maldonado

9/2

Runner Win Place Show
Grazen Sun  1 $26.20 $8.20 $4.00
Krahenbuhl  6 - $6.80 $3.80
Conch Daddy  2 - - $2.80
Burton Way  4 - - -
Also rans: Andros
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Trifecta 1-6-2 $283.60 $17,888.00
Daily Double 6-1 $98.00 $6,934.00
Exacta 1-6 $133.00 $24,937.00
Superfecta 1-6-2-4 $830.00 $10,819.00
Pick 5 4-4-4-6-1 $15,979.40 $148,648.00
Pick 4 4-4-6-1 $1,262.20 $58,720.00
Pick 3 4-6-1 $398.80 $17,783.00
Fractions and final time: :21.72, :44.99, :57.35, 1:10.47
Winning Owner: Z TB Racing, Bennett, James P., Fifield, Fred, Morris, Steven, Mullens, Daniel, Quigley, David W., Skilton, David, Smith, Raymond A. and Wojtal, Greg
Winning Breeder: Steven Zerda
GRAZEN SUN took control from inside, led two then three wide around the turn, drifted to the inside and lasted over the late charge from the runner-up.

6F, Dirt, $20,000 Allowance Optional Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $52,000

$1 Exacta / $1 Trifecta / $1 Superfecta (.10 Min.) / $2 Rolling Double $1 Pick Three (Races 6-7-8) / $2 Pick Six Starts (Races 6-11)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Catemaco

Girolamo

Kristin Mulhall

Ricardo Gonzalez

8/1

2 2

Count Tolstoy

Gallant Son

Jesus Mendoza

Tiago Josue Pereira

30/1

3

Heaven's Music

Heaven's Glory (JPN)

Hector O. Palma

Eduard Kennis Rojas Fernandez

20/1

4 4

Bud Knight

Tizbud

Adan Farias

Erick Garcia

12/1

5

Prayer of Jabez

Stanford

Robert J. Lucas

Abel Cedillo

5/1

6 6

Alpine Thunder

Empire Way

Jose Hernandez, Jr.

Cerapio Figueroa

15/1

7 7

Ray's Prospect

Circumference (IRE)

Sally Rivera

Edgar Payeras

30/1

8 8

Star Racer

Vronsky

Angelo Tekos, Jr.

Diego A. Herrera

15/1

9 9

Liberty Forever

Dixie Chatter

Peter Miller

Juan J. Hernandez

3/1

10 10

Lovesick Blues

Grazen

Steven Miyadi

Ramon A. Vazquez

2/1

11 11

Pyeong Chang

The Factor

Peter Miller

Tyler Baze

5/1

Runner Win Place Show
Lovesick Blues 10 $3.80 $2.60 $2.10
Liberty Forever  9 - $4.00 $3.40
Catemaco  1 - - $4.00
Pyeong Chang 11 - - -
Also rans: Star Racer, Ray's Prospect, Bud Knight, Alpine Thunder, Count Tolstoy
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 1-10 $57.00 $11,374.00
Exacta 10-9 $12.80 $66,295.00
Superfecta 10-9-1-11 $210.00 $50,337.00
Trifecta 10-9-1 $70.20 $53,168.00
Pick 3 6-1-10 $270.80 $15,695.00
Fractions and final time: :22.3, :45.53, :57.02, 1:08.83
Winning Owner: Nicholas B. Alexander
Winning Breeder: Nick Alexander
LOVESICK BLUES stalked from outside, took aim three to four wide around the turn, drew alongside the leader and cleared with three-sixteenths remaining and drew away under hand urging.

Zandon’s owner seeks another ‘cool’ experience in Cigar Mile

Owner Jeff Drown hopes Zandon provides him more Grade 1 joy in Cigar Mile.

6F, Dirt, $50,000 Maiden Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $33,000

$1 Exacta / $1 Trifecta / $1 Superfecta (.10 Min.) / $2 Rolling Double $1 Pick Three (Races 7-8-9)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Katerini

Broken Vow

Mark Glatt

Kyle Frey

5/2

2 2

Yadiama

Munnings

Martin F. Jones

Edwin A. Maldonado

8/1

3 3

Spooky Lady

Ghostzapper

Bob Baffert

Juan J. Hernandez

9/5

4 4

Rosy Edge

First Samurai

Leonard Powell

Hector Isaac Berrios

8/1

5 5

Wishing On a Star

Liam's Map

Michael W. McCarthy

Abel Cedillo

6/1

6 6

American Lily

Bayern

Peter Miller

Ramon A. Vazquez

3/1

Runner Win Place Show
American Lily  6 $14.40 $7.00 $3.60
Wishing On a Star  5 - $4.60 $3.20
Spooky Lady  3 - - $2.80
Rosy Edge  4 - - -
Also rans: Yadiama, Katerini
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 1-10-6 $427.80 $23,483.00
Exacta 6-5 $52.00 $45,239.00
Superfecta 6-5-3-4 $557.00 $24,682.00
Trifecta 6-5-3 $174.60 $35,049.00
Daily Double 10-6 $23.80 $14,937.00
Fractions and final time: :21.91, :45.46, :57.36, 1:09.38
Winning Owner: Kaleem Shah, Inc.
Winning Breeder: Kaleem Shah, Inc.
AMERICAN LILY attended the pace four deep into the turn, vied three deep and four wide into the stretch while taking control, cleared in upper stretch and widened through the final furlong under urging.

1M, Dirt, $20,000 Maiden Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $23,000

$1 Exacta / $1 Trifecta / $1 Superfecta (.10 Min.) / $2 Rolling Double $1 Pick Three (Races 8-9-10) / $1 Pick 4 (Races 8-9-10-11)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Mourvedre

Danzing Candy

David E. Hofmans

Kyle Frey

6/1

2 2

Tiger's Arrow

Smiling Tiger

Ryan Hanson

Hector Isaac Berrios

3/1

3 3

Chris Fix

Grazen

Alfredo P. Marquez

Ramon A. Vazquez

7/2

4 4

King Rob

Bodemeister

George Papaprodromou

Abdul Alsagoor

3/1

5 5

Sierra Pass

Graydar

Charles R. Stutts

Anthony W. Locke

20/1

6 6

Sippin N Kissin

Stay Thirsty

Walther Solis

Armando Aguilar

2/1

Runner Win Place Show
Sippin N Kissin  6 $7.00 $4.00 $3.00
Mourvedre  1 - $6.20 $4.00
Chris Fix  3 - - $2.40
King Rob  4 - - -
Also rans: Sierra Pass, Tiger's Arrow
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 10-6-6 $114.20 $35,675.00
Trifecta 6-1-3 $109.00 $34,228.00
Exacta 6-1 $52.00 $46,710.00
Superfecta 6-1-3-4 $329.20 $26,521.00
Daily Double 6-6 $63.20 $12,768.00
Fractions and final time: :23.52, :47.93, 1:12.92, 1:25.26, 1:37.87
Winning Owner: London, Tom, Lovingier, Terry C. and Zondlo, Eugene
Winning Breeder: Terry C. Lovingier
SIPPIN N KISSIN settled six wide on the first turn, took closer order in the middle stages, remained wide through the far turn and entered the lane seven wide, reeled in

Why Tuskegee Airmen is a playable favorite in Remsen

At 9-5 or better, Tuskegee Airmen is the pick in the Remsen Stakes.

5F, Dirt, $6,250 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $16,000

$1 Exacta / $1 Trifecta / $1 Superfecta (.10 Min.) / $2 Rolling Double $1 Pick Three (Races 9-10-11)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Big Cheddar

Goldencents

Salvador Naranjo

Oscar Odilcer Gonzalez

7/2

2 2

Equipo A

Champ Pegasus

Sally Rivera

Cerapio Figueroa

8/1

3 3

Street Behavior

Street Sense

Adan Farias

Erick Garcia

20/1

4 4

Soul Prodigy

Elusive Warning

Sergio Morfin

Barrington Harvey

12/1

5 5

Highly Distorted

Distorted Humor

Milton G. Pineda

Edgar Payeras

5/1

6

Crosskirk

Northern Causeway

Reed Saldana

Ramon A. Vazquez

5/2

7 7

Sharp Warning

Elusive Warning

Jairo B. Monascal

Francisco Orduna-Rojas

20/1

8 8

Captain N. Barron

Distorted Humor

Jesus J. Uranga

Ricardo Ramirez

2/1

Runner Win Place Show
Big Cheddar  1 $10.80 $4.20 $3.20
Captain N. Barron  8 - $3.00 $2.60
Sharp Warning  7 - - $6.00
Equipo A  2 - - -
Also rans: Highly Distorted, Soul Prodigy, Street Behavior
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 6-6-1 $297.80 $34,203.00
Daily Double 6-1 $57.80 $11,926.00
Exacta 1-8 $28.40 $37,999.00
Superfecta 1-8-7-2 $1,025.40 $30,827.00
Trifecta 1-8-7 $274.00 $34,816.00
Fractions and final time: :21.94, :45.51, :58.16
Winning Owner: Silvia Soto
Winning Breeder: David Meche, Tonya Jergens & MarkToothaker
BIG CHEDDAR vied for command inside a pair of rivals, dueled two wide into the stretch, lost command in upper stretch, fought back inside

6 1/2F, Dirt, Capote S.
Open | 2 Year Olds
Purse: $75,000

$1 Exacta / $1 Trifecta / $2 Rolling Double

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Massimo

Uncle Mo

Bob Baffert

Juan J. Hernandez

1/1

2 2

Top of My Game

Mark Valeski

Steve R. Knapp

Mario Gutierrez

8/1

3 3

Hard to Figure

Hard Spun

Bob Baffert

Ramon A. Vazquez

9/5

4 4

Man Child

Creative Cause

Ryan Hanson

Hector Isaac Berrios

6/1

5 5

Flame Rider

Street Sense

Luis Mendez

Edwin A. Maldonado

8/1

Runner Win Place Show
Hard to Figure  3 $7.00 $2.80 -
Massimo  1 - $2.10 -
Man Child  4 - - -
Top of My Game  2 - - -
Also rans: Flame Rider
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 1-3 $60.20 $10,779.00
Exacta 3-1 $10.40 $37,721.00
Trifecta 3-1-4 $20.80 $42,471.00
Pick 3 6-1-3 $236.40 $16,695.00
Fractions and final time: :21.55, :44.81, 1:09.34, 1:15.91
Winning Owner: Pegram, Michael E., Watson, Karl and Weitman, Paul
Winning Breeder: James Heyward
HARD TO FIGURE broke in a bit but was still away quickest, allowed

Head to Head: Handicapping the Cigar Mile

Who's the pick: the heavy favorite Zandon or Mind Control in his swan song?

5 1/2F, Dirt, $12,500 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $25,000

$1 Exacta / $1 Trifecta / $1 Superfecta (.10 Min.) / $1 Super High 5

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

El Tigre Terrible

Smiling Tiger

Mark Glatt

Diego A. Herrera

9/2

2 2

Around the Dial

Strong Mandate

Angela Maria Aquino

Henry Reynoso Lopez

8/1

3 3

River Tiber

War Front

Adan Farias

Erick Garcia

12/1

4 4

Active Account

Clubhouse Ride

Felix L. Gonzalez

Barrington Harvey

20/1

5 5

Black Storm

Treasure Ride

Jesus J. Uranga

Ricardo Ramirez

3/1

6 6

Reckoning Day

Jeranimo

Craig Dollase

Eduard Kennis Rojas Fernandez

9/2

7 7

Smileforme

Smiling Tiger

Jeffrey Metz

Tyler Baze

8/1

8 8

Half Right

Alpha

Steve R. Knapp

Edgar Payeras

2/1

Runner Win Place Show
Reckoning Day  6 $23.00 $9.20 $6.40
Half Right  8 - $4.60 $3.20
Black Storm  5 - - $3.20
El Tigre Terrible  1 - - -
Also rans: Smileforme, Around the Dial, Active Account, River Tiber
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 6-8 $78.80 $67,100.00
Superfecta 6-8-5-1 $1,061.00 $47,334.00
Super High Five 6-8-5-1-7 $4,400.00 $56,696.00
Trifecta 6-8-5 $270.20 $50,821.00
Pick 3 1-3-6 $502.00 $44,381.00
Pick 4 6-1-3-6 $1,795.00 $269,673.00
Pick 6 3/5/10-6-6-1-3-6 $334.80 $0.00
Pick 6 3/5/10-6-6-1-3-6 $22,006.00 $471,633.00
Daily Double 3-6 $69.00 $43,676.00
Fractions and final time: :22.08, :44.5, :57.05, 1:03.64
Winning Owner: Silver Creek Stables
Winning Breeder: James Mann
RECKONING DAY raced up close on the outside, chased five wide into the lane, challenged from outside and grabbed the lead with a sixteenth to go and drove clear.

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