Friday is essentially my last day of regular work until September, so let's celebrate by hitting some multi-race wagers at Monmouth. In the 50¢ Pick 5, I am offering all three levels of play, with a minimum of $4 and a maximum cost is $71. I think a couple of horses are standouts, so this has reduced the amount of money. However, there are some question marks with the weather. There is a 50% chance of showers or thunderstorms, so that could cause some problems. I will try and update if needed.
10:50am-update-Track is fast, turf is good, and it is sunny. There are only a few unimportant scratches, so let's hit it today!
6:06 pm -update - In the Pick 5, we went 3 out of 5. First leg finished 2nd and 3rd, second leg came 3rd and 4th. Then we hit the last 3 legs including both of our singles. The Pick 5 takes patience, all it takes is one good cash!
For the 50¢ Place Pick 6, where we are still up $234 for the first 10 days of the meeting, the cost will be $24. The ticket is 2,8 with 1,3,4 with 6,8 with 6,8 with 1,5 with 7. I would also recommend an additional $2 ticket of 8 with 4 with 6,8 with 6,8 with 1 with 7.
5:05 pm - update - Arghh!! In the Place Pick 6 we had 5 out of 6. That included 2 legs where we had exactas, so if we had gotten 6 out of 6 we would have had 4 winning tickets! We missed the 4th leg with a third place finish! The winning Pick 6 paid $44.40, ours would have probably been similar, but we would have had it 4 times!
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