GGF Picks – Thursday, May 31

Golden Gate Fields Picks Thursday, May 31 Little Miss Hottie…Best last start Having Fun…May be in the mix Beauty of Autism…Must take to turf   Burger and Fries…Legit shot to win Unusually Big…Tough in here Tribal Again…Not the toughest field   Son of the South…Solid since shipping Lil Awecim…Set pace last start Hailey’s Kid Comet…Takes…

GGF Picks – Monday, May 28

Golden Gate Fields Picks Monday, May 28 My Carmel…The one to beat Marina Del Mar…Could have a good shot Angel Tears…Much softer spot   Awaken My Soul…Will be better here D’s Two Thumbs Up…Steps up off win It Girl…Needs to improve   Kaleidoscope Kid…Ships north, looks good Ernie Banks…Should come back better Toro de Toro…Could…

GGF Picks – Sunday, May 27

Golden Gate Fields Picks Sunday, May 27 Majestic Journey…Ships and drops Call Me Soul…Runs some good races Highiwanttobeon…Much better second start   Warrens Lil Margie…Been a win machine If You Like It…Repeat of last makes tough Foreverinsummer…Hit board last start   Bronzino…Just missed last two Malko…Shipper looks solid Mithqaal…Handled turf okay   Sought More Pep…Can’t…

GGF Picks – Saturday, May 26

Golden Gate Fields Picks Saturday, May 26 Fort Cady…Been good vs. similar Top Drawer…Should be in the mix Jury…Not a bad runner   Jersey Buns…Would love to unload Crown Point…Will fight for a piece Neat N Teide…Won two of last three   Kung Pow Chick…Hit board all seven starts Tuesday’s Supernova…Always right there She Began…

Santa Anita Gold Cup (Grade I)

5/24/18 By Michael Patricks Next stop, New York. The Bob Baffert-trained Justify emerged from the fog on Old Hilltop victorious in the Preakness Stakes last Saturday, and so the Scat Daddy colt will arrive at Belmont Park looking to become the thirteenth winner of racing’s hallowed Triple Crown. Justify was sent off at odds of…

GGF Picks – Friday, May 25

Golden Gate Fields Picks Friday, May 25 Know Pepper…Been knocking on door Out Trump’d Her…May have shot here Warrior Mom…Will be better this start   Lucky J Go…Barn better second start M C Burkey…Will have a good debut California Appeal…Could fire fresh   Moose On the Loose…Will gun to lead Knight Solaire…Right there last start…

GGF Picks – Thursday, May 24

Golden Gate Fields Picks Thursday, May 24 The Last Rule…Won’t be longshot this time Fast as Cash…Will be in the mix Tiz a Rule…Expect a good run   Going for Bling…Two good starts My Audubon…Should contend for win Colonel Peggy Sue…Should be in the picture   Spanish Eyes…Got to like his chances The Ref…Been running…

GGF Picks – Sunday, May 20

Golden Gate Fields Picks Sunday, May 20 Brookes All Mine…Dialed in for spot Blue’s Lucky Girl…Will set the pace Tiza Diva…Safe bet in here   Sheila’s Footsteps…Connections click together Colour Me Happy…Won last three Storm Fashion…Have to respect   Beautiful Creature…Like work tab for debut Drill Time…Ships north for first start Pegasus Champ…Barn decent in…

GGF Picks – Saturday, May 19

Golden Gate Fields Picks Saturday, May 19 Excentra…As good as any here Thegirlubringhome…Should run well Latin Charm…Ships looking for help   Del Mar Diva…Could be scary here Aloha Spirit…Hit board three straight Surrealean…Been a consistent runner   Rattle…Shipper looks tough Downwind…Should be stronger here Three Putt Double…Could be interesting   Synnin…Very good on turf Ted…

The Preakness Stakes (Grade I)

5/17/18 Pimlico Race Course—Race 13 The 143rd Preakness Stakes (Grade I) Purse: $1,500,000 1 & 3/16 Miles on Dirt for 3 Y/O Post Time: 3:48 PM PST   Analysis by Michael Patricks   ‘Twas the night before the Preakness, and all thro’ the grounds, Not a creature was stirring, no barn cats or stable hounds;…