Oaklawn Park // 26-FEB
We're back for Saturday at the Track and we're starting things off in Hot Springs, Arkansas watching the thoroughbreds at Oakland Park. They've got an amazing card lined up today with 12 races, more runners than you can shake a stick at (124 pre-scratch) and two Derby Prep races - featuring the $1Million Rebel Stakes:
Race 5: $300K Honeybee Stakes (GIII) / Kentucky Oaks Prep
Race 11: $1 Million Rebel Stakes (GII) / Kentucky Derby Prep
Each prep race will award the top four finishers with points, 50-20-10-5 respectively, inching them ever so closer to the big dance. Trust us. You won't want to miss out on the action! Running conditions are looking better than yesterday with good dirt and cold temperatures in the mid 30's with cloudy skies. Bundle up!
Need help pickin' winners? We've got you covered! Our #LundinLine top picks and best bets are below in this post. We use them to help narrow down the field while we're puttin' our tickets together. And our very own @TSDaveW is one of the best handicappers in the business, so give him a follow and let him know what you think! First post is coming up soon, so don't be late! You know what to do. Saddle up and ride with us. We're gettin' #InTheMoney!
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Oaklawn Park // 26-February
R1: 4 - 7 - 5
R2: 1 - 10 - 4
R3: 1 - 7 - 4
R4: 5 - 1 - 4
R5♣: 3 - 2 - 1
R6: 10 - 3 - 9
R7: 5 - 2 - 3
R8: 2* - 10 - 6
R9: 10 - 8 - 2
R10: 8 - 11 - 6
R11♠: 2 - 9 - 8
R12: 11 - 7 - 13
♣Honeybee Stakes (GIII) / KY Oaks Prep
♠Rebel Stakes (GII) / KY Derby Prep
R7:  McLaren Vale // SCR
R8:  Quick to Blame
Let's check out today's Best Value Horse (BVH). What's our BVH, you ask? Our Best Value Horse is probably not going off as the favorite and is unlikely to to go off with the longest odds. Simply put - our Best Value Horse is a runner our very own @TSDaveW likes with morning line odds around 7-1. This will be a horse that should be competitive, and if it hits, you'll be glad you played it! Odd, of course, change throughout the day, however we're lookin' at Morning Line Odds when making these picks. Let's check it out!
Oaklawn Park BVH
$100K Allowance Optional Claiming / 6 Furlongs on Dirt
Heritage Park (#7)
Jersey Town / Heartstrong
Heritage Park is moving up from his 2nd (by a neck) finish to this AOC $100K race. Backing out his last place finish on January 2nd, this son of Jersey Town could be a factor today if he returns to his 2021 spring / summer form where he strung together 6 #InTheMoney finishes - four of which were wins. Trainer Kenny Smith has Francisco Arrieta in the irons who over the last 10 days in winning at 21%. Starting the day with 10-1 odds, Heritage Park (#7) is our Best Value Horse on today's card at Oaklawn Park. Best of Luck!
Hit us up @_TurtleSports and let us know what you think!
/ As always, please forgive any typos and grammatical errors