Mountaineer Entries & Results for Wednesday, September 27, 2023

Mountaineer, New Cumberland, WV
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Mountaineer Casino, Racetrack and Resort opened in 1951 along the Ohio River and is credited as the first racino in the United States.
Biggest stakes: The West Virginia Derby and the West Virginia Governor's Stakes.

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

Power Picks stats the last 60 days: Top picks are winning at 31.2%, second picks are winning at 21.0%, and third place picks are winning 16.1%.

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5 1/2F, Dirt, Maiden Special Weight
Fillies | 2 Year Olds
Purse: $16,500

$2 Daily Double (Races 1-2) $2 Exacta $1 Box $1 Trifecta $.50 Box $1 Superfecta $.20 Box $2 Pick 4 (races 1-4) $.50 Wheel

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 1: The pick is the 6/1 fourth choice on the ML, #7 Tally's River. The two-year-old filly by Long River is trained by Eric R. Reed and ridden by Charle Oliveros. She has a top trainer who has shown the ability to prepare a first time starter to win on debut. Get Mountaineer Picks for all of today's races.

  • This race has 3 first-time starters Get the first-timer report today
# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Pola of Trouble

World of Trouble

Nestor Cascallares

Henderson Gonzalez

3/1

2 2

Baytown Angel

Palace Malice

Paul McEntee

Luis Alberto Batista

5/1

3 3

Magna Cat

Bee Jersey

Claudie Marshall Godsey, Jr.

Ajhari Williams

6/1

4 4

Big Red Wave

Flameaway

Ben Delong

Tyrone Nelson

10/1

5 5

Moon Ridge

Khozan

Wilfrido Montano

Ricardo Barrios

6/1

6 6

Maci's World

Lord Nelson

Sara Stanoszek

Kevin Gonzalez

8/1

7 7 Picks Report

Tally's River

Long River

Eric R. Reed

Charle Oliveros

6/1

8 8

Luna Sol

Khozan

Nestor Cascallares

Carlos D. Lugo

12/1

9 9

Thirsty for Love

Stay Thirsty

Jon Paul Silva

Guillermo Rodriguez

5/1

Runner Win Place Show
Magna Cat  3 $12.20 $4.80 $3.00
Baytown Angel  2 - $3.20 $2.20
Pola of Trouble  1 - - $2.60
Luna Sol  8 - - -
Also rans: Maci's World, Moon Ridge, Thirsty for Love, Big Red Wave
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Superfecta 3-2-1-8 $326.00 $19,407.00
Trifecta 3-2-1 $79.40 $33,729.00
Perfecta 3-2 $29.80 $58,484.00
Fractions and final time: :22.59, :46.53, :59.43, 1:06.09
Winning Owner: L.A. Racing, Inc.
Winning Breeder: Robin Lane Thoroughbreds, LLC
MAGNA CAT stalked the pace looming outside near mid track in upper stretch running past rival in the closing yards.

5 1/2F, Dirt, $4,000 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $7,800

2nd Half Daily Double $2 Exacta $1 Box $1 Trifecta $.50 Box $1 Superfecta $.20 Box $2 Pick 3 (races 2-4) $1 Wheel

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 2: The top selection is #3 Per Diem the 9/2 third choice on the morning line, trained by James R. Barker and Ricardo Barrios. A six-year-old son of Carpe Diem has good early speed in a projected paceless affair to overcome a deficiency in overall speed figures to win this. Get Mountaineer Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

McGolden

Goldencents

Claudie Marshall Godsey, Jr.

Yuri Yaranga

3/1

2 2

Lake Hamilton

Midnight Lute

James R. Barker

Mauro Cedillo

6/1

3 3 Picks Report

Per Diem

Carpe Diem

James R. Barker

Ricardo Barrios

9/2

4 4

Global Pride

Bolt d'Oro

Nestor Cascallares

Carlos D. Lugo

5/1

5 5

Old Forty Five

Practical Joke

Kitty A. Hebert

Kevin Gonzalez

10/1

6 6

Fifty Pesos

Dads Caps

Juan Pablo Silva

Eddie Jurado

4/1

7 7

Hartel

City Zip

Burton K. Sipp

Matias Misael Bravo

20/1

8 8

Shady Star

Stay Thirsty

Carl J. Deville

Luis Alberto Batista

5/1

9 9

In the Gospel

Fiber Sonde

Sara Stanoszek

Jose M. Davila

30/1

Runner Win Place Show
Fifty Pesos  6 $6.20 $4.20 $2.40
In the Gospel  9 - $86.20 $24.20
Global Pride  4 - - $2.60
Old Forty Five  5 - - -
Also rans: Shady Star, Lake Hamilton, McGolden, Per Diem
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Superfecta 6-9-4-5 $9,620.00 $20,677.00
Perfecta 6-9 $310.40 $51,558.00
Daily Double 3-6 $40.20 $21,439.00
Trifecta 6-9-4 $2,899.40 $32,811.00
Fractions and final time: :22.86, :46.75, :59.43, 1:06.23
Winning Owner: Tricar Stables, Inc.
Winning Breeder: Richard Barton Enterprises
FIFTY PESOS pressed on the turn extending abreast foe through the lane needing all to get a nose down on the wire.

Zipse: Barnstormer One in Vermillion is W. Va. Derby speed

One in Vermillion is no blueblood but could lead the West Virginia Derby field on a merry chase.

5 1/2F, Dirt, $4,000 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $8,700

$2 Daily Double (Races 3-4) $2 Exacta $1 Box $1 Trifecta $.50 Box $1 Superfecta $.20 Box

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 3: The top pick is #2 Unyielding the 7/5 ML favorite trained by Jamen Davidovich and ridden by Guillermo Rodriguez. The seven-year-old gelding by Kantharos has the controlling early speed and standout speed figures in a projected slow pace. Get Mountaineer Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Hiding the Brick

Run Away and Hide

Christopher L. Gray

Kevin Gonzalez

8/1

2 2 Picks Report

Unyielding

Kantharos

Jamen Davidovich

Guillermo Rodriguez

7/5

3 3

Colonel Mike

Govenor Charlie

Juan Pablo Silva

Fausto Henrique Da Silva

5/1

4 4

Union Brother

Linchpin

Larry R. Reed

Noel Vigil

6/1

5 5

Cates Swoosh

Misremembered

Crystal Richison

Ajhari Williams

2/1

6 6

The Filter

Candy Ride (ARG)

Shane M. Spiess

Yuri Yaranga

15/1

Runner Win Place Show
Unyielding  2 $2.80 $2.20 -
Colonel Mike  3 - $3.20 -
The Filter  6 - - -
Cates Swoosh  5 - - -
Also rans: Union Brother
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Perfecta 2-3 $8.00 $24,545.00
Superfecta 2-3-6-5 $58.60 $8,892.00
Trifecta 2-3-6 $29.40 $16,057.00
Fractions and final time: :22.87, :46.14, :58.31, 1:04.84
Winning Owner: Jamen Davidovich
Winning Breeder: Versatile Thoroughbreds LLC
UNYIELDING set the pace being hooked on the turn digging in to outside pressure holding up gamely.

1M, Dirt, $4,000 Maiden Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $7,700

2nd Half Daily Double $2 Exacta $1 Box $1 Trifecta $.50 Box $1 Superfecta $.20 Box $2 Pick 5 (races 4-8) $.50 Wheel

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Ms Kays Cowgirl

Imagining

Bruce M. Kravets

Juan Mauricio Nunez

6/1

2 2

Test Your Faith

Not This Time

Justin Wade

Eddie Jurado

20/1

3 3

Twelve Sharp

Midnight Storm

Miguel A. Alamo

Kevin Gonzalez

8/1

4 4

Agenda

Commissioner

Virginia Demczyk

Ricardo Barrios

2/1

5 5

Countessoflovelace

Divining Rod

Alejandro Gomez

Yuri Yaranga

8/1

6 6

Francia (PER)

Yazamaan (GB)

Joe Pizzurro

Guillermo Rodriguez

20/1

7 7

Lipari

Malibu Moon

Juan Pablo Silva

Fausto Henrique Da Silva

5/2

8 8

Icy Rain

Frosted

Gobel Ratliff

Jason Simpson

8/1

9 9

Reina Del Bali

Bal a Bali (BRZ)

Kevin Monday

Noel Vigil

10/1

Runner Win Place Show
Agenda  4 $2.80 $2.20 $2.20
Twelve Sharp  3 - $5.20 $2.80
Lipari  7 - - $2.20
Francia (PER)  6 - - -
Also rans: Icy Rain, Countessoflovelace, Reina Del Bali
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Trifecta 4-3-7 $30.80 $27,690.00
Daily Double 2-4 $6.40 $12,259.00
Perfecta 4-3 $16.00 $42,828.00
Superfecta 4-3-7-6 $172.20 $16,710.00
Pick 3 6-2-4 $22.00 $21,694.00
Pick 4 3-6-1/2-1/2/4 $174.20 $93,912.00
Fractions and final time: :24.39, :48.32, 1:14.04, 1:41.18
Winning Owner: Virginia Demczyk
Winning Breeder: Chris Harris & Kristine M. Kaufeld DVM
AGENDA bid clear on the far turn drawing away in mid stretch being ridden out.

Cigar Mile 2023: Odds and analysis for 12-horse field

Here are odds and a full-field analysis for Saturday's race. See who to toss, who to consider.

5F, Dirt, $4,000 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $8,100

$2 Exacta $1 Box $1 Trifecta $.50 Box $1 Superfecta $.20 Box $2 Pick 4 (races 5-8) $.50 Wheel

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Pitch Dark

Midnight Lute

Derrick Bright

Eddie Jurado

5/2

2 2

Crack the Moon

McCraken

Kitty A. Hebert

Kevin Gonzalez

3/1

3 3

Three Mile Limit

Midshipman

Terry L. Boyd

Noel Vigil

8/1

4 4

Genius

Handsome Mike

Carl J. Deville

Luis Alberto Batista

8/1

5 5

Cajun Mandate

Cajun Breeze

Wlaimar Suarez

Mauro Cedillo

4/1

6 6

As de Oro Coco

Global Response

Alexis Cordero-Lopez

Guillermo Rodriguez

6/1

7 7

Ames Mister

Summer Front

Shane M. Spiess

Yuri Yaranga

8/1

8 8

Hey Sach

Soldat

Shane M. Spiess

Angel Guerere

15/1

Runner Win Place Show
Cajun Mandate  5 $7.00 $4.00 $2.80
Three Mile Limit  3 - $6.40 $4.00
Ames Mister  7 - - $4.40
Crack the Moon  2 - - -
Also rans: Genius, Hey Sach
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Perfecta 5-3 $32.60 $42,155.00
Superfecta 5-3-7-2 $612.00 $13,829.00
Trifecta 5-3-7 $297.40 $21,631.00
Fractions and final time: :22.26, :45.85, :59.2
Winning Owner: Step by Step Racing LLC
Winning Breeder: Shadybrook Farm Inc.
CAJUN MANDATE broke sharply setting the pace widening into upper stretch holding safe to the wire.

6F, Dirt, $6,500 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $8,300

$2 Exacta $1 Box $1 Trifecta $.50 Box $1 Superfecta $.20 Box $2 Pick 3 (races 6-8) $1 Wheel

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Uhavetobekittenme

Admiral Kitten

Shane M. Spiess

Kevin Gonzalez

6/1

2 2

Gates of Heaven

Kantharos

Dave Treharne

Jose A. Bracho

8/1

3 3

Savvy Layla

Big Screen

Jay P. Bernardini

Erik Barbaran

5/1

4 4

Fulco

War Front

Kevin Monday

Ricardo Barrios

10/1

5 5

Estilo Varonil

Hit It a Bomb

James R. Barker

Luis Alberto Batista

3/1

6 6

Southern Will

Twirling Candy

Eric R. Reed

Charle Oliveros

7/2

7 7

Happy Charlie

Runhappy

Kristy Gazzier

Juan Mauricio Nunez

5/2

Runner Win Place Show
Gates of Heaven  2 $7.60 $3.40 $3.00
Savvy Layla  3 - $3.20 $2.40
Uhavetobekittenme  1 - - $6.40
Happy Charlie  7 - - -
Also rans: Southern Will, Estilo Varonil, Fulco
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Perfecta 2-3 $23.80 $31,183.00
Superfecta 2-3-1-7 $554.40 $10,953.00
Trifecta 2-3-1 $166.60 $20,443.00
Fractions and final time: :22.45, :45.49, :57.69, 1:10.67
Winning Owner: Anthony Hohla
Winning Breeder: Ruis Racing
GATES OF HEAVEN rallied on the turn wresting the lead abreast rival in upper stretch drawing out late.

Which of Baffert's 3 top Derby-trail colts is the best?

Comparing 2-year-old Nysos, Muth and Coach Prime, one appears to have the edge.

6F, Dirt, Allowance
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $18,800

$2 Daily Double (Races 7-8) $2 Exacta $1 Box $1 Trifecta $.50 Box $1 Superfecta $.20 Box

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Timmy

Limehouse

Kristy Gazzier

Juan Mauricio Nunez

5/1

2 2

Screaming Jeremy

Niagara Causeway

Juan Pablo Silva

Fausto Henrique Da Silva

8/1

3 3

Altmeister

Bodemeister

Stephani Norris

Ajhari Williams

5/1

4 4

Greenridge Thunder

Oxbow

Frank Gerich

Kevin Gonzalez

8/1

5 5

Atlantic Vaquero

Bucchero

Shane Meyers

Erik Barbaran

6/1

6 6

Sargent Lee

Mineshaft

Juan Pablo Silva

Edgar Paucar

3/1

7 7

Low Country Dude

Done Talking

Marion L. Cuttino

Luis Alberto Batista

4/1

8 8

Humpty Grumpty

Midshipman

J. Michael Baird

Guillermo Rodriguez

8/1

Runner Win Place Show
Altmeister  3 $10.00 $4.20 -
Greenridge Thunder  4 - $3.20 -
Timmy  1 - - -
Screaming Jeremy  2 - - -
Also rans: Humpty Grumpty
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Perfecta 3-4 $32.80 $20,226.00
Superfecta 3-4-1-2 $92.00 $7,346.00
Trifecta 3-4-1 $46.00 $10,465.00
Fractions and final time: :22.02, :45.25, :57.99, 1:11.31
Winning Owner: Josh Bishop
Winning Breeder: Andres Bezzola
ALTMEISTER veered out leaving the gate making the early lead angling for outside position in upper stretch holding to inside pressure late.

6F, Dirt, $4,000 Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $7,900

2nd Half Daily Double $2 Exacta $1 Box $1 Trifecta $.50 Box $1 Superfecta $.20 Box $1 Super 5 $.50 Box

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Time for Cupid

Cupid

Stephani Norris

Luis Alberto Batista

5/2

2 2

Painted Rocket

Officer Rocket (GB)

Angel Kocijan

Jairo H. Hernandez

20/1

3 3

Don't Lose Hope

Tale of the Cat

Nestor Cascallares

Carlos D. Lugo

3/1

4 4

Just Like Indy

Take Charge Indy

Dalton Lawrence

Ajhari Williams

8/1

5 5

Bizzy Gal

Fed Biz

Eddie Clouston

Kevin Gonzalez

12/1

6 6

Nyssa

Nyquist

Jay P. Bernardini

Noel Vigil

8/1

7 7

W H Little Miss Go

Proper Conquest

Scott Johnston

Tyrone Nelson

20/1

8 8

Scoreboard Lily

Central Banker

Bruce M. Kravets

Juan Mauricio Nunez

7/2

9 9

Gold Pass

Goldencents

Wilson C. Langley

Yuri Yaranga

8/1

10 10

Nurse Katie

Alluvial

Timothy A. Gilbert

Jose L. Vega

30/1

11 11

Bonnie Bluetooth

Gattopardo

Timothy Shanley

Guillermo Rodriguez

(Also-eligible)

10/1

AE

12 12

Mose Definitely

Mosler

Cheyann Bissell

Kyle Gilbert

(Also-eligible)

10/1

AE

13 13

Awesome Incentive

Awesome Again

Virginia Demczyk

Ricardo Barrios

(Also-eligible)

12/1

AE

Runner Win Place Show
Don't Lose Hope  3 $3.60 $2.60 $2.20
W H Little Miss Go  7 - $23.20 $8.80
Time for Cupid  1 - - $2.20
Gold Pass  9 - - -
Also rans: Nyssa, Awesome Incentive, Nurse Katie
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Trifecta 3-7-1 $260.60 $22,609.00
Pick 3 2-3-3 $136.00 $18,468.00
Pick 4 5-2-3-2/3/4/5/8/11/12 $437.20 $52,453.00
Pick 5 1/2/4/-5-2-3-2/3/4/5/8/11/12 $843.40 $78,939.00
Super High Five 3-7-1-9-6 $2,226.80 $5,255.00
Superfecta 3-7-1-9 $540.80 $11,976.00
Perfecta 3-7 $107.00 $32,775.00
Daily Double 3-3 $32.40 $13,535.00
Fractions and final time: :22.44, :46, :58.82, 1:12.08
Winning Owner: King States Racing Stable LLC
Winning Breeder: Northwest Stud
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