Chicago Sun-Times : 2020-09-18

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46 | Friday, September 18, 2020 | The Hardest-Working Paper in America | suntimes.com TODAY’S ARLINGTON LINE TODAY’S HAWTHORNE LINE 6TH | $44,712, MAIDEN SPECIAL WEIGHT, 1 MILE (TURF) 1 Adios Amigos, Franco 7-3-8 3 Justwiggle­it, TWarren 4-5-6 4 Tymal Torch, Husted 9-2-4 5 Shadyman, Stewart 5-1-9 Impressive Cowboy sharp winner two back; a tepid choice. Crash And Burn has efforts worth considerin­g. Adios Amigos contends with the cover he lacked. 5-1 4-1 20-1 7-2 P# Horse Jockey Trainer Odds 1 Behind Enemy Lines (IL) V Santiago G W Butler 5/1 2 Charlie Irish (IL) C Roberts M Perez 20/1 3 Miracle Mountain (KY) C A Emigh B A Vanden Berg 9/2 4 Pistol Box (KY) J E Felix F J Kirby 8/1 5 Saturdays Hangover (KY) C J Ulloa H Rodriguez 15/1 6 Call the Colonel (KY) F Giles J M Cowan 6/1 7 Christian C (IL) J Loveberry L Rivelli 3/1 8 Forgot to Forget (IL) D Sanchez CARyan 20/1 9 Standforth­eanthem (IL) E Perez A Meraz 12/1 10 Toccetive Jac (OK) E Thurman M Durham 8/1 11 Fort Dixie (IL) J Rodriguez E W Hughes 30/1 12 Timingisev­erything (ON) S Uske L M Slager 15/1 13 Davka (KY) J Tavares M Durham 12/1 14 Joey B (KY) C Roberts J M Watkins 10/1 The Pick: #6 Burning Ambition (1st Starter) Debuts for trainer Cox, who wins with 18% of his first-time starters and saddles daughter of 15% turf sire Uncle Mo, who is out of a stakes winning mare. Filly has been working well and Cox won with his one runner at this meet and wins with 26% of his runners on grass. Post time: 2:05 p.m. 1ST | $46,368, ALLOWANCE OPTIONAL CLAIMING $62,500, 5 & 1/2 FURLONGS (TURF) Peter Galassi Hawthorne Handicappe­d by of Wager at home with Wager.ClubHawtho­rne.com 7:10 p.m. Mr Three Quarters (4th Race) 8TH: $4,900, CONDITIONE­D, PACE P# Horse Jockey Trainer Odds Post time: Best bet: PP Horse, Driver Last 3 Odds 1 Runforthem­unnings (KY) C A Emigh B P Walsh 2 Boa Nova (IRE) C Roman G Garcia 3 Dugout (NY) J Loveberry L Rivelli 4 Dazzling Truths (KY) U A Lopez K Zavash 5 Royal Commish (FL) J E Felix P M McCanick 6 Hide the Demon (KY) E Perez M B Campbell 7 Nuclear Option (MD) C Roberts I Mason The Pick: #3 Dugout (E) (Speed) Was nailed late after being involved from the start over 5-furlongs at this level last month in outing he may have just needed being his first since December. Son of Adios Charlie has won six of 11 career starts and trainer Rivelli wins with 31% of his runners second off a layoff. Gelding figures to be the one to catch again with Loveberry retaining the mount. 7/2 6/1 5/2 8/1 6/1 8/1 3/1 2 Franksnati­vewestrn, TWarren 8-5-6 3 Trashytong­uetalker, Leonard 6-2-7 6 Rush To Judgement, Seekman 1-2-5 7 Hot Rod Dylan, Wilfong 2-8-8 4 Coming Up, RWarren 1-9-6 1 Western Vinny, Franco 5-9-1 5 Late Night Joke, Husted 8-7-1 Franksnati­vewestrn might be in easy enough to find a win. Trashytong­uetalker leading barn is always a threat to win. Rush To Judgement speed to be in the battle every step of the way. 8-1 5-2 9-2 2-1 9-1 7-1 7-1 1ST: $3,100, CONDITIONE­D, PACE PP Horse, Driver Last 3 Odds 2 Major Bliss, Stewart 2-4-1 3-1 6 Impressive Art, RWarren 3-7-5 7-1 1 Wildcat Bobby, Leonard 3-6-7 6-1 4 Buff’s Image, Seekman 7-3-6 7-1 9 Almost Cut My Hair, Lackey 6-9-7 5-1 8 Gabe Henry, Wilfong 5-9-2 10-1 7 Evco Lane, Rath 7-4-9 7-2 5 Cuinthepur­plerain, Anderson 2-4-9 30-1 3 Shootinfor­thestars, Bell 8-7-7 30-1 Major Bliss in good enough shape; can handle these. mpressive Art improved when dropped to this level; rates high. Wildcat Bobby post will keep him in contention. 9TH: $4,800, CLAIMING, PACE 7TH | $16,560, $16,560, 1 & 1/16 MILES (ALL WEATHER TRACK) 2ND | $20,700, STARTER OPTIONAL CLAIMING $8,000 – $5,000, 5 & 1/2 FURLONGS (TURF) PP Horse, Driver Last 3 Odds P# Horse Jockey Trainer Odds 1 Doctor Jimmy, Leonard 4-4-4 5-1 8 Bngs Express, Wilfong 1-6-9 3-1 9 Canthelpbu­twin, RWarren 2-5-2 9-1 7 Tappinouta­message, TWarren 1-6-5 7-2 5 Bettor’s Outlaw, Wilfong 2-4-2 7-1 3 Sheriff Coffey, Seekman 2-9-8 12-1 4 Brooklyn Flight, Molitor 7-7-4 20-1 6 Some Playa, Husted 9-3-5 9-1 2 Et Tu Brute, Smolin 6-8-1 7-1 Doctor Jimmy excuses in last few races; edge from this fine draw. Bngs Express sharp win; can win for his new barn Canthelpbu­twin often close; will win soon. 1 Behind Enemy Lines (IL) V Santiago G W Butler 5/1 2 Charlie Irish (IL) C Roberts M Perez 20/1 3 Miracle Mountain (KY) C A Emigh B A Vanden Berg 9/2 4 Pistol Box (KY) J E Felix F J Kirby 8/1 5 Saturdays Hangover (KY) C J Ulloa H Rodriguez 15/1 6 Call the Colonel (KY) F Giles J M Cowan 6/1 7 Christian C (IL) J Loveberry L Rivelli 3/1 8 Forgot to Forget (IL) D Sanchez CARyan 20/1 9 Standforth­eanthem (IL) E Perez A Meraz 12/1 10 Toccetive Jac (OK) E Thurman M Durham 8/1 11 Fort Dixie (IL) J Rodriguez E W Hughes 30/1 12 Timingisev­erything (ON) S Uske L M Slager 15/1 13 Davka (KY) J Tavares M Durham 12/1 14 Joey B (KY) C Roberts J M Watkins 10/1 The Pick: #7 Christian C (E) (Stalker) Was prominent from the start when second as the favorite over the track and distance at this level in his latest last month in his third start of the year. Gelding has a record of 8-3-1-2 on this oval and trainer Rivelli wins with 33% that were beaten as the favorite last time out and has won with 34% of his starters at this meet. P# Horse Jockey Trainer Odds 1 You’re Killin Me (FL) C Roman R Aguilar 5/1 2 North Elkhorn (KY) E Perez J Corrigan 10/1 3 Dancin Nicky (MN) C J Ulloa F K Horvath 30/1 4 Easter Music (MN) J Loveberry A Hernandez 8/1 5 Never Have I Ever (IRE) C A Emigh B A Vanden Berg 1/1 6 Gorgeous George (KY) C Roberts D Poulos 8/1 7 Welovecand­y (KY) J E Lopez L P Davis 9/2 8 Long Station (KY) J E Felix H Rodriguez 15/1 9 Riv (IL) (MTO) E Perez E Rodriguez 5/1 The Pick: #5 Never Have I Ever (E) (Speed) Led from the start to win his latest at this level over the course and distance last month in his second start after being claimed by Brittany Vanden Berg. Son of excellent European turf sire No Nay Never has won five of 11 career starts on grass and Vanden Berg has won with 26% of runners at this meet and wins with 45% of starters that won last time out. Chestnut figures to be the one to catch again with Emigh remaining aboard. 2ND: $5,000, CONDITIONE­D, TROT PP Horse, Driver Last 3 Odds 7 Freddie Da Fox, MAvenatti 3-2-5 9-2 4 Mysitcal Momento, Husted 9-4-4 5-2 1 Really Railee, Stewart 3-5-4 3-2 5 Fantastic Valor, TWarren 4-3-6 9-1 3 Jules Cosi, RSFinn 7-1-3 12-1 6 Jessupcred­itwinner, Bell x-6-8 12-1 2 Gracies Way, Seekman 5-7-7 12-1 Freedie Da Fox fine in last few; capable with right trip. Mystical Momento contends with a flat mile. Really Railee seems to be improving; consider. 10TH: $3,300, CONDITIONE­D, PACE PP Horse, Driver Last 3 Odds 10 Beat The Devil, Seekman 4-2-5 9-2 6 Master Ken, Leonard 5-4-4 7-1 8 Canadian Mountie, Husted 9-3-3 15-1 5 Ringo Hotspur, Wilfong 5-5-5 7-1 3 Major Hart, Franco 9-1-7 7-1 1 Lakeside Buddy, TWarren 6-9-4 4-1 7 Ole Swamp Master, Stewart 7-9-2 3-1 9 Hi Ho Julio, RWarren 7-7-3 20-1 4 Fox Valley Julius, RSFinn 8-8-6 20-1 2 Financial Prospect, Bell 9-9-7 20-1 Beat The Devil in shape; searching for an overdue win. Master Ken showed improvemen­t in last few races. Canadian Mountie forget last; sure to pose a threat. 3RD: $4,900, CONDITIONE­D, PACE PP Horse, Driver Last 3 Odds 3RD | $45,540, ALLOWANCE OPTIONAL CLAIMING $20,000, 6 FURLONGS (ALL WEATHER TRACK) 8TH | $22,224, MAIDEN CLAIMING $15,000, 1 MILE (TURF) 2 Why Ask Why, RWarren 3-5-3 10-1 3 Parklane Official, Franco 3-2-4 5-2 1 Fox Valley Triton, Leonard 4-1-8 7-2 5 Kelly D, Rogers 6-2-9 12-1 6 Mykonos, TWarren 9-5-7 7-1 4 Rebel Rouser, Husted 9-2-7 7-1 7 Pet Shark, Seekman 4-7-5 7-2 8 Sir Mammo, Stewart 6-9-1 15-1 Why Ask Why trying hard for an overdue win. Parklane Official capable on or off the pace. Fox Valley Triton game winner two back; in the battle. P# Horse Jockey Trainer Odds 1 Pharaoh’s Kitten (KY) J E Lopez C Davis 7/2 2 Agave Kid (AR) C A Emigh S Manley 8/1 3 High Spirits (KY) J Loveberry I Correas, IV 15/1 4 Huey Attack (IL) C Roman V Childers 3/1 5 Captain Carnegie (KY) C J Ulloa CARyan 30/1 6 Classofsix­tyseven (IL) E Perez T R Young 9/2 7 Skeeterske­ets (KY) J F Molina, Jr. A Meraz 15/1 8 Off to the Beach (FL) S Uske E W Hughes 8/1 9 Thai One On (KY) F Giles L Kurtinecz 12/1 10 Midnight Lewis (IL) J Tavares C C Walker, Jr. 30/1 11 Silver Hit (AR) COrm T Hughes 20/1 12 Foggy Albion (KY) J E Felix P Vashchenko 8/1 13 Fast One (FL) COrm G Retana 8/1 14 Bee Happy Attack (IL) C J Ulloa V Childers 12/1 The Pick: #1 Pharaoh’s Kitten (E) (Stalker) Comes off a third-place finish in an even effort over the course and distance this month in his second start after a short break. Son of Kitten’s Joy is a half-brother to three winners and trainer Davis wins with 15% of his runners third time off a layoff. P# Horse Jockey Trainer Odds 1 Tough Stuff (KY) C A Emigh S Manley 5/1 2 One Way Home (IL) J E Felix L Plasters 10/1 3 I’m Corfu (FL) C Roman C Contreras 9/2 4 Shakes Creek (KY) J E Lopez G Garcia 7/2 5 Impressed (KY) C Roberts I Mason 6/1 6 Can’t Hide From Me (KY) J Loveberry L Rivelli 8/1 7 President Elect (IL) J Tavares J Haran 6/1 8 Mexico Memories (IL) F Giles F Bahena 15/1 9 Munn Passage (KY) E Perez M B Campbell 15/1 10 Keep Attacking (IL) C J Ulloa V Childers 15/1 11 Takafumi (BRZ) V Santiago I Correas, IV 20/1 The Pick: #4 Shakes Creek (D) (Stalker) Has a record of 4-1-1-0 on all-weather tracks and drops in class off a wellbeaten third place finish after chasing fast fractions at Indiana last month. Trainer Garcia wins with 16% of his runners in allowance events and has won with 17% of his starters this year. Son of The Factor can be tough at this level with Lopez riding 11TH: $3,100, CONDITIONE­D, PACE PP Horse, Driver Last 3 Odds 4TH: $3,000, CLAIMING, PACE 5 Needy Number Three, Stewart 2-6-6 2 Hope Hotspur, Wilfong 7-9-3 1 Flirtinwit­htrouble, TWarren 6-5-9 4 Trendy H, RWarren 7-4-6 8 Queens N Tens, Leonard 9-9-6 6 Rue Hanover, Lackey 4-7-6 9 Art Angel Baby, Molitor 5-5-5 7 Fancy Creek Jolene, Robbins 8-7-7 3 Laugh Out Loud, RSFinn 9-5-9 Needy Number Three sharp improvemen­t; wins if he repeats last. Hope Hotspur may be ready after a couple of needed starts. Flirtinwit­htrouble post will keep her in the battle. 6-1 15-1 4-1 25-1 8-1 8-1 PP Horse, Driver Last 3 Odds 5 Mr Three Quarters, Seekman 1-1-1 2-1 7 Rockin American, Leonard 2-2-7 3-1 2 Waymore, TWarren 4-1-3 9-5 3 In Your Eye, Lackey 9-4-2 25-1 1 J B’s Hero, Husted 8-4-6 25-1 4 Firstrockt­henroll, Abel 7-9-9 5-1 6 Who Dat Love, Stewart 6-9-4 15-1 8 Ethan Hanover, RWarren 9-8-3 25-1 Mr Three Quarters razor sharp; continues his win streak. Rockin American chased home top pick in last two. Waymore raced well despite a tough trip; BEWARE! 4-1 25-1 4TH | $20,700, STARTER OPTIONAL CLAIMING $8,000 – $5,000, 1 & 1/2 MILES (TURF) *Picks via brisnet.com P# Horse Jockey Trainer Odds HARNESS RACING FRIDAY’S MEADOWLAND­S PICKS 1 High On Sugar (KY) J Tavares L M Slager 7/2 2 McHenry (IL) C Roman M L Reavis 9/2 3 Giacallure (MD) E Perez M Boyce 10/1 4 Croce d’Oro (FL) COrm M Beasley 12/1 5 Gold Hawk (KY) C A Emigh L Rivelli 9/2 6 Wild About You (FL) C Roberts M A Johnson 6/1 7 Kaliningra­d (KY) J Rodriguez P Vashchenko 30/1 8 The Sheik of Araby (NY) J E Felix J Corrigan 15/1 9 River Evangelist (KY) J Loveberry L Rivelli 5/2 The Pick: #3 Giacallure (E) (Closer) Faded to finish unplaced after being rank early over one mile in his latest here in his second start of the year. Trainer Boyce wins with 18% of her runners third time off a layoff and gelding has won three of 15 starts on this turf. Son of Giacomo should be suited to this long distance and can be along late under Perez, who has won with two of his last ten rides for the barn. 12TH: $7,300, CONDITIONE­D, PACE BY PETER GALASSI Wager at home with Wager.ClubHawtho­rne.com 5TH: $3,100, CONDITIONE­D, PACE Post time 6:15 p.m. 1st 3 May I Cruise West 1 Cheyenne Ryan Lee 6 Forever Worth It 2nd 5 Jk Alwaysbala­dy 3 Marsala Hanover 1 Dresden 3rd 4 Moonstone S 5 Delayed Hanover 6 Calle Palema 4th 3 Midpoint 2 Queen Tile No 6 Ineffable 5th 1 Type A 8 Zenith Stride 7 Royson’s Punch 6th 1 Aunt Irene 2 Chablis 3 Pantera 7th 1 Robert’s Hanover 3 Sonofamist­ery 8 Bee Forever 8th 3 Presto 9 Anoka Hanover 10 Soukup Blue Chip 9th 5 Southwind Frost 9 Boy Meets Girl K 4 Carrick 10th 9 Always A Miki 2 Forefather 4 Dontpassme Hanover 11th 7 Thunder 8 Lifetime Royalty 6 Kings County 12th 6 Fire Start Hanover 1 Heart Of Mine 7 Off The Record 13th 5 Commanding Officer 4 Crunch Hanover 6 One Eight Hundred PP Horse, Driver Last 3 Odds PP Horse, Driver Last 3 Odds 6 Strait Rate, Leonard 2-1-1 5-2 8 One R Two, Wilfong 5-2-1 7-1 9 Silverstar’s Flash, TWarren 6-4-2 8-1 1 Not Me Gram, Stewart 5-2-5 15-1 10 Dash Around, Fairley 5-4-5 30-1 4 Americanbo­y, Husted 8-2-8 2-1 5 Ernie The Mooss, Rath 6-6-2 30-1 2 Master Sage, Franco 9-5-6 12-1 3 Frontier Muffler, Smolin 9-8-1 6-1 7 Fox Valley Lincoln, Seekman 8-7-7 30-1 Strait Rate chased a tough winner; has the best credential­s. One R Two plenty of good efforts; a worthy foe. Silverstar’s Flash potential for a mild upset. FRIDAY’S WOODBINE/MOHAWK PICKS 6 Hi Ho’s Little Rev, Leonard 4-2-2 3-1 5 Heartland Desire, Franco 3-4-7 6-1 8 Fred And Roz, Rath 5-8-3 15-1 3 Skyway Trooper, Stewart 7-6-6 1-1 4 Evening Play, RSFinn 6-6-3 20-1 2 Downwyn Shark, Molitor 8-4-6 8-1 1 Cosmicpedi­a, Seekman 8-8-8 20-1 7 Adele’s Big Party, Smolin 9-9-8 20-1 Hi Ho’s Little Rev shuffled back in last; just needs a clear trip. Heartland Desire eye-catching close last week; can catch them late. Fred And Roz adds value to the exotics. Post time 6 p.m. 1st 1 Mission Three 2 Mach Impact 3 J P Oscar 2nd 7 Bronsons Delight 6 Sweet Deisel 5 Siddhartha 3rd 5 Lifeisgood Hanover 3 Hot Topic 10 Victor Invictus 4th 9 Menlo Park 8 Far Better 7 Southbeach Hanover 5th 2 Foot Soldier 4 Sports Column 7 Hervey Hanover 6th 3 Jimbelina 4 Manhattan Night 1 Sandbetwee­nurtoes 7th 4 Firebby A 6 Sly Eleanor N 1 Windsongma­gnifique 8th 4 Rhythm 8 Tattoo Artist 2 Beaumond Hanover 9th 8 Just My Shadow 2 Village Joules 10 Sunday Afternoon 10th 2 Gias Surreal 4 Sylph Hanover 6 Kendall Seelster 11th 10 The Bandit Queen N 3 Nice Kitty Hanover 7 Lyons Tilt Hanover 12th 3 Enavant 6 Going Fast 7 Solid Man 13th 1 Bettorthan­bobbi 2 Mia Culpa 3 Tuapeka Jessie N 5TH | $21,528, CLAIMING $10,000, 1 MILE (TURF) 6TH: $3,100, CONDITIONE­D, TROT P# Horse Jockey Trainer Odds 13TH; $3,100, CONDITIONE­D, PACE 1 Coup de Ville (KY) J F Molina, Jr. E M Essenpreis 10/1 2 Crankshaft (IL) V Santiago C H Silva 15/1 3 Enhanced Edition (KY) S Uske A Thorpe 10/1 4 Bourbon Tan (KY) C A Emigh R A Brueggeman­n 6/1 5 Last Spring (KY) E Perez R D Aguayo 12/1 6 Milburn (KY) J Loveberry A J Granitz 3/1 7 Tornado Boy (KY) J E Felix G Dorochenko 9/2 8 Love That Warrior (LA) C Roman A Ramsay-Banks 10/1 9 Clear to Close (KY) J E Lopez C Davis 7/2 10 Dark Wood (IRE) COrm E W Hughes 30/1 11 Ugo (KY) C Roberts J M Watkins 15/1 The Pick: #6 Milburn (D) (Closer) Closed to finish fourth facing slightly better over the course and distance last month and has won one of seven starts on grass. Son of Lemon Drop Kid is trained by Tony Granitz, who wins with 18% of his claimers and with 15% of his starters on turf. 4-year-old can be along from off the pace with Loveberry remaining aboard. PP Horse, Driver Last 3 Odds 5 Majistic Caprice, Stewart 7-5-4 2-1 2 Loussolata­ire, Leonard 1-5-5 4-1 3 Rockyroad Aldo, Husted 8-5-7 3-1 6 Joe Joe’s Violet, Franco 5-4-9 5-1 4 Lou’s Paramour, Farina 6-5-5 12-1 1 Guccio’s Big Star, Rath 8-6-6 20-1 Majistic Caprice in a spot gain an early lead; my vote. Loussolata­ire sparkling qualifier; rates high. Rockyroad Aldo won here last month; merits thought. PP Horse, Driver Last 3 Odds 5 Morgangets­herway, TWarren 4-1-9 15-1 1 Brienne The Beauty, Wilfong 8-3-5 7-1 4 Blue Gem, Stewart 6-8-5 25-1 7 Mirasol, Bell 7-5-7 7-1 3 Massive Attack A, Seekman 6-6-2 3-1 2 Lacarmelil­iana, Leonard 5-6-3 9-2 6 Fox Valley Lolo, RWarren 8-7-6 5-2 8 Rockinarou­ndheaven, Lackey 5-9-5 25-1 9 Whiskerson­kittens, Husted 6-9-3 9-1 Morgangets­herway game effort in a needed try; ready to win. Brienne The Beauty bet down in last two; post makes her a factor. Blue Gem contends with a better journey than last week. 7TH: $3,500, CONDITIONE­D, PACE PP Horse, Driver Last 3 Odds 2 Impressive Cowboy, Seekman 6 Crash And Burn, Leonard 6-1-6 4-8-3 2-1 5-2