Player Quick Pick: SunRay Pick 4s for 6/17/2014

Molly Jo Rosen

June 17th, 2014

by Molly Jo Rosen

It's the last Tuesday of the SunRay Park and Casino meet, meaning it's the last chance for us to hit the BetAmerica-sponsored Pick 4s!

The pools are each guaranteed at $3k for today, so let's get to handicapping!

note: these are the horses I would use in each Pick 4 sequence by program number - not necessarily in preference order


Race 2 | 3:54 pm ET N2L Claiming (6.25) for 3&up going 4.5f

4-Indian Spirit ~ back-to-back good efforts 5-Milehi Express ~ speed nearly wired the field after a 1.5year layoff 6-He Likes to Run ~ yet to run a bad race

Race 3 | 4:18 pm ET Maiden (8) for 3-5yo NM-bred going 4.5f

3-Bounty for Devon ~ slow but steady works into debut 4-Z Vuudoo Doctor ~ pretty quick works into debut 6-Pache's Ego ~ found home at this level but ran into freaky performer last out

Race 4 | 4:42 pm ET N2Y Claiming (5) for 3&up F&M going 6.5f

1-Encantada ~ always around at the wire 3-Ominous Sky ~ always runs her race 6-Golden Emblazon ~ freshened off the win

Race 5 | 5:06 pm ET Claiming (5) for 3&up going 1 mi.

3-Indian Flag ~ drops back to realistic level & stretches to a more favorable distance 5-Haynesville Shale ~ class drop 7-Flicker Doodle ~ in off the win v. similar


Race 6 | 5:30 pm ET N3L Claiming (5) for 3&up going 4.5f

3-Brassy Pete ~ unlucky to not be a multiple winner this spring 8-Brother Charlie ~ ultra consistent

Race 7 | 5:54 pm ET N2L Claiming (6.25) for 3&up NM-bred going 7.5f

2-Polish Project ~ may have needed a start v. winners 4-Dom Cat ~ always runs his race 7-Dance Derby ~ speed has to hold on 10-Notaprettypicture ~ found home at this level last out

Race 8 | 6:18 pm ET Totah for 2yo NM-bred going 4.5f

2-Lunar Storm ~ short worktab into debut for RD Hubbard-owned runner 3-Maries H and H ~ +(L) out of back-to-back good efforts 4-You've Been Duped ~ freshened out of lackluster debut 5-Record Heat ~ EXOTIC KEY ~ 2 published works into debut for Dominguez 6-Born a Ruler ~ improving

Race 9 | 6:42 pm ET Claiming (5) for 3&up going 6.5f

1-Tejano Trouble ~ always around at the wire 6-Whipstock ~ class drop 7-Gothics Peak ~ speed has to hold on 10-Preferred Mandate ~ right there at the wire when he wants to be