Our lead handicapper Michael Dempsey provides free horse racing picks from Aqueduct, Keeneland, Saratoga, Belmont Park, Santa Anita, Del Mar and Gulfstream Park throughout the racing season. Check back frequently for his free race selections as well as wagering picks from our handicapping staff.
Mike’s Free Selections for Wednesday August 31:
Saratoga Race 3 Md $40,000 (2:06 ET)
- No.3 Stony Brook 3-1
- No.4 Colonel Andy 8-1
- No.10 Not So Quiet Man 9-2
- No.8 Junger 7-2
Colonel Andy tracked the early pace, bore out eight wide on the far turn and checked in sixth last out in his first trip over the Spa turf. He was claimed out of the race by the Morley barn that is having a strong meeting, winning with 6 of 22 starters. The gelding is out of a D’Accord mare that has dropped five winners including a couple of turf winners, top earner multiple stakes winner Frannie Freud ($686,029).
WIN: #3 to win at 5-2 or better.
EX: 3,4 / 3,4,8,10
TRI: 3,4 / 3,4,8,10 / 1,3,4,8,10
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Last Updated Tuesday, August 30, 2016