Thistledown Entries & Results for Monday, September 19, 2022

Thistledown, North Randall, OH
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Thistledown Race Track, founded in 1925, is located just east of Cleveland, Ohio. The track offers live Thoroughbred racing, as well as simulcast racing from around the world. The one-mile oval dirt track is the site of the Ohio Derby, held each June.

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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%.

Thistledown Power Picks the last 14 days: 0.0% winners /

6F, Dirt, $7,500 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $13,500

$1 Daily Double / $1 Exacta / $1 Trifecta / $.10 Superfecta $1 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 selection is #6 Gehrig the 3/1 third choice on the morning line, trained by David Wolochuk and Guillermo Rodriguez. A nine-year-old son of Ghostzapper has very good speed figures that matchup well with this group. Get Thistledown Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1

Wizard Willie

Gary D

Gary L. Johnson

Yarmarie L. Correa

5/2

1A 2

Frontliner

Harlan's Holiday

Gary L. Johnson

Mauro Cedillo

5/2

2 3

Jack Luvs Nova

Munnings

Jeffrey A. Poole

Malcolm Franklin

9/2

3 4

Valiant Thor

Two Step Salsa

Khalil Cady

T. D. Houghton

6/1

4 5

Uncle Kevin

Tapiture

Megan Reust

Luis Antonio Gonzalez

7/2

5 6

Odds On

Despite the Odds

Jose Atala

Fernando Salazar Becerra

8/1

6 7 Picks Report

Gehrig

Ghostzapper

David Wolochuk

Guillermo Rodriguez

3/1

Runner Win Place Show
Odds On  5 $11.40 $4.80 $3.00
Frontliner  1A - $3.20 $2.40
Jack Luvs Nova  2 - - $3.60
Gehrig  6 - - -
Also rans: Uncle Kevin, Valiant Thor
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 5-1 $25.40 $17,278.00
Superfecta 5-1-2-6 $256.60 $7,534.00
Trifecta 5-1-2 $127.20 $10,431.00
Fractions and final time: :22.28, :45.64, :58, 1:10.4
Winning Owner: Juan Arriagada
Winning Breeder: Country Roads Ltd.
ODDS ON chased the pace into the turn, made the lead two wide nearing the quarter pole, drifted to the five path, set the balance of the pace and finished full of run to win going away under a hand ride.

1M 70Y, Dirt, $12,500 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $16,000

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

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 2: The top pick is #6 Frankie Barone the 2/1 ML favorite trained by Shane Meyers and ridden by Luis Raul Rivera. The six-year-old gelding by Trappe Shot 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 Thistledown Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 3

Levanto (ARG)

Manipulator

Johanna Urieta

Brandon Tapara

8/1

1A 7

Tip Sheet

Brethren

Johanna Urieta

Erik Barbaran

8/1

2 1

Pharaoh's Prophecy

Pioneerof the Nile

Carlos Inirio

Victor Salazar Becerra

10/1

3 2

Strike a Beat

Smart Strike

Kim A. Puhl

Luis Antonio Gonzalez

5/2

4 4

Grandgran

Super Saver

Shane Meyers

Angel I. Diaz

7/2

5 5

Disclosure

Bernardini

Jeffrey Skerrett

Mauro Cedillo

5/1

6 6 Picks Report

Frankie Barone

Trappe Shot

Shane Meyers

Luis Raul Rivera

2/1

Runner Win Place Show
Grandgran  4 $9.80 $4.60 $3.00
Disclosure  5 - $3.80 $3.00
Strike a Beat  3 - - $3.00
Tip Sheet  1A - - -
Also rans: Frankie Barone, Levanto (ARG), Pharaoh's Prophecy
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 5-4 $87.20 $6,508.00
Exacta 4-5 $25.00 $16,651.00
Superfecta 4-5-3-1 $270.80 $5,979.00
Trifecta 4-5-3 $129.80 $7,487.00
Fractions and final time: :23.08, :47.62, 1:12.68, 1:39.7, 1:43.69
Winning Owner: Keys to Riches Stable, LLC
Winning Breeder: Redmon Farm, LLC
GRANDGRAN was bumped at the start, made the lead soon thereafter, set the pace under a long hold into the stretch, was headed nearing the furlong marker, fought back under left handed urging and got back up ion time.

Filly who bolted to the highway last year breaks her maiden

The filly who bolted to the highway last year? She now has her first win.

6F, Dirt, $16,000 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $27,500

$1 Exacta / $1 Trifecta / $.10 Superfecta/ $1 Pick 3 (Races 3-4-5) $.20 Pick 6 (Races 3-8) - 70% Carryover

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 3: The top pick is #8 Play Ball the 5/2 ML favorite trained by Alejandro Murillo Rodriguez and ridden by Angel I. Diaz. The seven-year-old gelding by Alcindor has the controlling early speed and standout speed figures in a projected slow pace. Get Thistledown Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Show Sliding Home

Alcindor

Gary L. Johnson

Yarmarie L. Correa

3/1

2

Mister Mobil

Mobil

Gary L. Johnson

Alexander Chavez

3/1

2 3

Jack Be Fast

Cowtown Cat

Ricardo Hernandez

David J. Haldar

10/1

4

Jimtown

Vaquero

Carlos Inirio

Brandon Tapara

12/1

4 5

Rosco P. Coltrane

Flagship

Jose A. Romero

Luis Alberto Batista

15/1

5 6

Sweet Lemon Drop

Mobil

Jeffrey A. Radosevich

Luis Raul Rivera

5/1

6 7

You're My Boy Blue

Birdrun

Carlos Inirio

Fernando Salazar Becerra

6/1

7 8

Funnel Cake

Kettle Corn

Ivan Calderon

Mauro Cedillo

7/2

8 9 Picks Report

Play Ball

Alcindor

Alejandro Murillo Rodriguez

Angel I. Diaz

5/2

Runner Win Place Show
Play Ball  8 $2.80 $2.10 $2.10
Show Sliding Home  1 - $3.80 $3.00
Sweet Lemon Drop  5 - - $2.60
Rosco P. Coltrane  4 - - -
Also rans: Jack Be Fast, You're My Boy Blue, Funnel Cake
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 5-4-8 $128.20 $4,954.00
Exacta 8-1 $7.60 $19,484.00
Superfecta 8-1-5-4 $125.20 $8,814.00
Trifecta 8-1-5 $23.40 $12,315.00
Fractions and final time: :22.8, :46, :58.48, 1:11.4
Winning Owner: Aleyhat Racing Stable
Winning Breeder: Thomas J. Cinalli
PLAY BALL broke in front, set a pressured pace into the stretch, shook clear under left handed urging and lasted under a brisk hand ride.

6F, Dirt, Maiden Special Weight
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $33,900

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

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Run Rocky

William's Kitten

Rodrigo Madrigal, Sr.

Guillermo Rodriguez

2/1

2 2

Big Time Flirt

William's Kitten

John Erdel

Luis Raul Rivera

6/1

3 3

Stars N Space

Tidal Volume

Kim A. Puhl

Luis Antonio Gonzalez

8/1

4 4

Just Inspired

Twinspired

Mark Doering

Chelsey Keiser

3/1

5 5

Twinspiredjoey

Twinspired

Johanna Urieta

T. D. Houghton

5/2

6 6

Atilano's Thunder

Magnificent Max (GB)

John T. Brown

German Terraza

12/1

Runner Win Place Show
Stars N Space  3 $18.40 $6.80 $5.00
Twinspiredjoey  5 - $3.60 $2.80
Big Time Flirt  2 - - $3.40
Run Rocky  1 - - -
Also rans: Just Inspired, Atilano's Thunder
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 4-8-3 $356.40 $5,849.00
Pick 4 5-4-3/8-3 $2,334.40 $17,784.00
Exacta 3-5 $91.40 $27,340.00
Superfecta 3-5-2-1 $702.80 $11,495.00
Trifecta 3-5-2 $297.60 $18,085.00
Fractions and final time: :22.88, :46.86, 1:00.2, 1:13.66
Winning Owner: Gene Burkholder
Winning Breeder: Gene N. Burkholder
STARS N SPACE always within striking distance, rallied four then three wide under right handed urging and was along in time two wide.

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, $7,500 Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $13,500

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

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Talkback

Backtalk

Jabdiel Castillo

Farrel Mann

3/1

2 2

Chillin Lady

Stay Thirsty

David Wolochuk

Chelsey Keiser

5/2

3 3

Jlo Can Dance

Cinco Charlie

Johanna Urieta

Guillermo Rodriguez

8/1

4 4

Mambo Dancer

Blame

James Canegata

Ricardo Feliciano

7/2

5 5

Lucky Quarters

General Quarters

Jeffrey A. Radosevich

Luis Raul Rivera

5/1

6 6

Mariposa d'Oro

Shackleford

Nestor Rivera

Angel I. Diaz

9/2

Runner Win Place Show
Jlo Can Dance  3 $9.40 $4.40 $3.00
Chillin Lady  2 - $4.40 $3.20
Lucky Quarters  5 - - $3.20
Mambo Dancer  4 - - -
Also rans: Mariposa d'Oro, Talkback
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 8-3-3 $229.00 $3,952.00
Exacta 3-2 $40.60 $27,459.00
Superfecta 3-2-5-4 $729.80 $11,341.00
Trifecta 3-2-5 $224.20 $14,879.00
Fractions and final time: :22.62, :46.06, :59, 1:12.26
Winning Owner: Maria Quezada
Winning Breeder: Victor Zambrano
JLO CAN DANCE trailed early, closed willingly three wide through the stretch and was along in time.

5 1/2F, Dirt, $5,000 Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $12,600

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

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Orbette

Orb

Shane M. Spiess

Angel I. Diaz

10/1

2 2

Unwritten

Mr Speaker

Jeffrey A. Radosevich

Erik Barbaran

2/1

3 3

Z U in My Dreams

Congrats

Jeffrey Skerrett

Yarmarie L. Correa

5/1

4 4

Chargaree

Sangaree

Craig Sweeting

Luis Raul Rivera

5/2

5 5

Carol's Royalty

Equality

Jose A. Romero

Alexander Chavez

6/1

6 6

Good Alternative

Alternation

Danny R. Bird

Brandon Tapara

7/2

Runner Win Place Show
Good Alternative  6 $10.60 $4.00 $3.40
Chargaree  4 - $4.40 $3.40
Z U in My Dreams  3 - - $3.60
Carol's Royalty  5 - - -
Also rans: Unwritten, Orbette
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 3-3-6 $1,088.80 $3,317.00
Exacta 6-4 $46.00 $24,101.00
Superfecta 6-4-3-5 $777.00 $9,453.00
Trifecta 6-4-3 $175.00 $13,828.00
Fractions and final time: :22.82, :46.48, :58.82, 1:05.42
Winning Owner: Strike Plate LLC
Winning Breeder: Pin Oak Stud, LLC
GOOD ALTERNATIVE never far back, rallied through the stretch four wide under mile urging and was along in time.

Why Tuskegee Airmen is a playable favorite in Remsen

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

1M, Dirt, $7,500 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $13,500

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

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Imtheprince

Cairo Prince

Thomas E. Jones, Sr.

Angel I. Diaz

9/2

2 2

Tamanrassett

Not This Time

Jeffrey A. Radosevich

Erik Barbaran

5/2

3

Fahrenheit

Nonios

Stephen G. Trevino

Guillermo Rodriguez

5/1

4 4

Man Down

Stay Thirsty

Rodney C. Faulkner

T. D. Houghton

10/1

5 5

Galtero

Mucho Macho Man

Carlos Inirio

Victor Salazar Becerra

6/1

6 6

Slick Silver

Kantharos

Nestor Rivera

Mauro Cedillo

9/5

Runner Win Place Show
Galtero  5 $28.40 - -
Tamanrassett  2 - - -
Imtheprince  1 - - -
Slick Silver  6 - - -
Also rans: Man Down
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 3-6-5 $3,813.20 $2,463.00
Exacta 5-2 $99.60 $18,236.00
Superfecta 5-2-1-6 $287.60 $6,742.00
Trifecta 5-2-1 $195.20 $10,535.00
Fractions and final time: :24.66, :48.02, 1:13.06, 1:39.66
Winning Owner: N and E Racing Stables
Winning Breeder: Adena Springs
GALTERO set the pace two wide around the clubhouse turn, gave up the advantage, chased the pace into the stretch, came on again in the middle of the racetrack to gain the lead past the furlong marker and won under strong handling.

1M, Dirt, Allowance
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $29,700

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

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Tantrum

Speightster

Timothy E. Hamm

Jeffrey Sanchez

3/1

2 2

Debdurite

Soldat

Nestor Rivera

Angel I. Diaz

5/1

3

Uptown

Upstart

Brian Waltz

Malcolm Franklin

7/2

4 4

Magical Express

Flat Out

Jeffrey Skerrett

Luis Antonio Gonzalez

6/1

5 5

Smash

Congrats

Caryn Vecchio

Robert Halledeen

15/1

6

Country Club Bobby

Shanghai Bobby

Jeffrey A. Radosevich

Erik Barbaran

4/1

7 7

Making Me Crazy

Winslow Homer

Joseph P. Mahan

Luis Raul Rivera

12/1

8 8

Dyrdek

Run Away and Hide

Caryn Vecchio

Fernando Salazar Becerra

9/2

Runner Win Place Show
Tantrum  1 $3.00 $2.20 $2.10
Dyrdek  8 - $3.00 $2.40
Smash  5 - - $4.20
Making Me Crazy  7 - - -
Also rans: Debdurite, Magical Express
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 6-5-1 $487.20 $6,295.00
Pick 4 3-6-5-1/3/6 $1,584.20 $11,602.00
Pick 5 3-3-6-5-1/3/6 $1,448.60 $7,245.00
Pick 6 Jackpot 3/8-3-3-6-5-1/3/6 $987.00 $2,115.00
Daily Double 5-1 $47.60 $5,647.00
Exacta 1-8 $6.00 $40,750.00
Superfecta 1-8-5-7 $57.80 $19,174.00
Trifecta 1-8-5 $23.60 $26,261.00
Fractions and final time: :23.42, :47.24, 1:12, 1:38.6
Winning Owner: Winblaze, LLC
Winning Breeder: WinBlaze, LLC
TANTRUM unhurried early, closed with a burst of speed three wide through deep stretch and was up in the final strides.

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