Oak Tree at Pleasanton Picks – Sunday, July 1

Oak Tree at Pleasanton Picks Sunday, July 1 Tchula Sunset…A winner to start the day Private Joke…Have to respect Fair Advantage…Should factor in   Fairfaithhills…Not the worst debut Beautiful Creature…Much softer spot Unusual Dancer…Has to be better   Baby You Got It…Should be a good spot Brite Sierra…Continues class plunge He’s Got Cause…Could be the…

Oak Tree at Pleasanton Picks – Saturday, June 30

Oak Tree at Pleasanton Picks Saturday, June 30 Cowboy Way…Jock rides here Lil Sarah…Stepped up last start Sassy Jazzy…Ran well fresh   Speciallittlejet…Good drills for debut VM Corona Special…Has two starts this year Trico Flying…Capable of hitting the board   Lippy…The one to beat River of Doubt…Sizzled in debut over track Quant Savant…Another to watch…

The Queen’s Plate

6/29/18 By Michael Patricks Death, taxes, and another weekly installment from yours truly.  Even though I may not have quite the same consistency as the sun rising in the east and setting in the west, hopefully all of you that follow this Blog appreciate the consistency in either having it delivered to your inbox, or…

Oak Tree at Pleasanton Picks – Friday, June 29

Oak Tree at Pleasanton Picks Friday, June 29 Priscilla Nelson…A viable threat Price Check…Should be better here Dashing Jack…Could grab a slice   Madjestic…Will give barn a shot Ry Mystified…Been working on track Wma Atlantic…At least has run recently   Hero for Hire…Just missed last week Devils Angel…Speed in maiden win Lady Krishna…Should be a…

Oak Tree at Pleasanton Picks – Thursday, June 28

Oak Tree at Pleasanton Picks Thursday, June 28 After Midnight…Improved second start SWS Grand Finale…Wins debut, draws rail Image of Tomahawk…Not a bad return run   Glamsquad…Has to be there Esperanza’s Mobile…Might be a contender Knoll…Should hit the board   Crazy for Gold…Big improvement second start Splashing…Figures in the mix Austria…Will get a slice  …

Oak Tree at Pleasanton Picks – Sunday, June 24

Oak Tree at Pleasanton Picks Sunday, June 24 Keep On Dreamin…Has won twice over track True Grit…Has seen some good races Southerland…Set pace here week one   Easter Fever…Repeat of last makes tough Contessa B…Been good over track Awaken My Soul…Could make some noise   Weiden…Much easier spot Roses for Oski…Worth a look Brite Sierra…No…

Oak Tree at Pleasanton Picks – Saturday, June 23

Oak Tree at Pleasanton Picks Saturday, June 23 Miss Granite Bell…Ran well in return Outdashn…Ran well over track Zoomin for Hibux…Won back east this year   Fast Patsy B…Series of good races last year Lil Sarah…Better second start last year Please Believe Me…Does hit board over the track   J T’s A.T.M…Barn solid on the…

San Carlos Preview

  6/22/18 By Michael Patricks Closing weekend has arrived from Santa Anita Park in southern California. Saturday brings about a 12-race program with the Grade II San Carlos Handicap and Grade III Wilshire on Sunday the closing weekend headliners.  This weekend’s analysis will focus on the former which has drawn a competitive cast of eight…

Oak Tree at Pleasanton Picks – Friday, June 22

Oak Tree at Pleasanton Picks Friday, June 22 Read My Lips…Won here last week Priscilla Nelson…Did fire here last year Jackson’s Dream…Third here week one   Count Hu…Could be sitting on a big one Sunny Spot…Might be tough in lane La Waun…Will be a pace factor   Peppered Gold…Connections put right there Kung Pow Chick…Legit…

Oak Tree at Pleasanton Picks – Thursday, June 21

Oak Tree at Pleasanton Picks Thursday, June 21 The Why Not Club…Why not in here Image of Tomahawk…Should be in the money After Midnight…Decent effort off shelf   Hong Kong Flew…Go to jock for barn Heart of Mine…Might be in hunt Papa Jerry’s Girl…Barn okay in debut   Gold Finga…Numbers say the one French Tart…Softer…