Here are Ted's suggested plays for Friday afternoon at Santa Anita Park, listed in order of our preference. First race today is 1:00pm. Picks are for entertainment purposes only.


1st Race

# 6 (3-1) Looking At Thelake

# 4 (4-1) War Moccasin

# 1 (4-1) Aura Rose


2nd Race

# 2 (5/2) Dangerously Close BEST BET

# 1 (8/5) Batiquitos

# 6 (9/2) Red Stich

# 5 (8-1) Jill Madden


3rd Race

# 1 (7/2) Saint Dermot

# 5 (6-1) Gonna Fly Now

# 4 (6-1) Storm Comin Thru


4th Race

# 10 (2-1) Milhaud

# 5 (5/2) Pure Pursuit

# 4 (6-1) Thankful Every Day


5th Race

# 9 (2-1) Get Yourself Home

# 8 (7/2) Arunachala

# 11 (4-1) Radish


6th Race

# 8 (7/2) Honor Maker

# 7 (4-1) Optimistic Outcome

# 1 (5/2) Backintheacademy


7th Race

# 3 (5/2) The Big Train

# 2 (6-1) Dr. Troutman

# 6 (15-1) Lord Admiral


8th Race

# 9 (3-1) Condi

# 3 (7/2) Dialed to Go

# 12 (20-1) Almond Bud


Handicapping provided by:

Ted Ziegenbusch


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