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Jeff Nahill’s Santa Anita opinions for Saturday, Jan. 23 (Updated with Pegasus and Santa Anita Races 5-9)

Note: Sorry guys I wanted to handicap Santa Anita and Gulfstream’s Pegasus stakes card but I didn’t feel well during my work shift so I didn’t. Maybe if I feel better in the morning I might try to look at some later races on the card.

GULFSTREAM PARK

RACE 11 PEGASUS TURF: 1. Social Paranoia, 2. Anothertwistafate, 3. Say the Word, 4. Largent. LONG SHOT: Pixelate.

RACE 12 PEGASUS WORLD CUP: 1. Mr Freeze, 2. Knicks Go, 3. Code of Honor, 4. Last Judgment. LONG SHOT: Independence Hall.

Good luck. Stay safe.

SANTA ANITA RACES 5-9

RACE 5: 1. Luxury Liner, 2. Respectfully, 3. Scat’s Choice. LONG SHOT: Smooth Rithms.

RACE 6: 1. Shadow Sphinx, 2. Vegas Kitten, 3. Lure Him In. LONG SHOT: Kazan. Question: How is Umberto Rispoli not riding a horse in this race on the turf????

RACE 7: 1. Pyron, 2. Ax Man, 3. Shashashakemeup. LONG SHOT: Shooters Shoot.

RACE 8: 1. Shanghai Truffles, 2. Applecross, 3. Sassyserb. LONG SHOT: Hollywood Girl. Question: How is Umberto Rispoli not riding a horse in this race on the turf????

RACE 9: 1. Nurse Hardbody, 2. Best of Show, 3. Shanghai Sunrise. LONG SHOT: Here Comes Ralphie.

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Jeff Nahill’s Stronach 5 opinions for Friday, Jan. 22 (First post 12:55 p.m.) UPDATED

LAUREL RACE 8: 1. Gold Fellow SCRATCHED, 2. Portal One SCRATCHED, 3. Golden Warrior. LONG SHOT: Golden G. NEW PICKS: 1. Golden Warrior, 2. Get Lit, 3. Swing Your Sword. LONG SHOT: Golden G.

LAUREL RACE 9: 1. Runner Runner Indy, 2. Ego Trip, 3. Muhlenberg. LONG SHOT: Ludicrous Mode.

SANTA ANITA RACE 3: 1. Tobacco Road, 2. Black Storm, 3. Jan’s Reserve. LONG SHOT: Lolo Paniolo.

GOLDEN GATE RACE 3: Gentleman’s Secret, 2. Extractor, 3. Gem State. LONG SHOT: Hold Me Close.

GULFSTREAM PARK RACE 10: 1. Winnipeg Wonder, 2. K’s Running Free, 3. Princess Merida. LONG SHOT: Holty Tolty.

Good luck. Stay safe. 

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Jeff Nahill’s Santa Anita opinions for Friday, Jan.22 UPDATED

(Note: There is a chance of rain so check track conditions.)


FIRST RACE: 1. Mystery Messenger, 2. Via Egnatia, 3. Kitten’s Cat. LONG SHOT: Itsthattime.

SECOND RACE: 1. Lance the Legend SCRATCHED, 2. Cashlings, 3. Bolu. LONG SHOT: Mr. Tripledouble. New picks: 1. Cashlings, 2. Bolu, 3. He Be Dangerous. LONG SHOT: Mr. Tripledouble.

THIRD RACE: 1. Tobacco Road, 2. Black Storm, 3. Jan’s Reserve. LONG SHOT: Lolo Paniolo.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Bob Daniels, 2. Standing O, 3. Gordy’s Boy. LONG SHOT: Mosby.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Chevelita, 2. Made in Karoo, 3. I’m All the Jedi. LONG SHOT: Tequila Diva.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Constantia (best bet), 2. Magical Gray, 3. Lavender. LONG SHOT: Claro Que Si.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Found My Ball, 2. Va Va Vegas, 3. Luckys Last Stand SCRATCHED new pick: Gabby Hayes. LONG SHOT: By Moonlight.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Exultation, 2. Mystery Man, 3. One Flew South. LONG SHOT: Mecklenburg. 

Good luck. Stay safe.

SUNDAY’S RESULTS
Top choice winners: 2 (Mastering $4.40, second race, exacta box $29; Oil Can Knight $7.60, sixth, cold exacta $22.60)
Second choice winners: 2 (Mucho Unusual $2.80, seventh, reverse exacta $5.20, trifecta box $9; Goldini $12.40, ninth, exacta box $75, trifecta box $340.80)
Third choice winners: 2 (Becca Taylor $10.40, first; Hallowed Gift $4.20, exacta box $12.60, trifecta box $48)
Long shot winners: 0

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Jeff Nahill’s Santa Anita opinions for Monday, Jan. 18

FIRST RACE: 1. Big Stretch, 2. Starlight Stroll, 3. Becca Taylor. LONG SHOT: Big Mama Sue.

SECOND RACE: 1. Mastering, 2. Canadian Pride, 3. Nolo Contesto. LONG SHOT: Motown Music.

THIRD RACE: 1. Sugar Pickel, 2. Acai, 3. Jumping Jill Flash. LONG SHOT: Concise Advice.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Flying Charlie, 2. Jungle Roar, 3. Hallowed Gift. LONG SHIT: Tiger’s Song.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Kiss and Run, 2. Spring to Summer, 3. Bristol Bayou. LONG SHOT: Bellize.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Oil Can Knight, 2. Octopus, 3. Horse Greedy. LONG SHOT: Caretellate.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Sedamar, 2. Mucho Unusual, 3. Colonial Creed. LONG SHOT: Ippodamia’s Girl.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Speakerofthehouse, 2. Tejon, 3. Union Leader. LONG SHOT: Master Recovery.

NINTH RACE: 1. Mount Pelliar (best bet), 2. Goldini, 3. El Joy. LONG SHOT: Labor Union.

Good luck. Stay safe.

SUNDAY’S RESULTS
Top choice winners: 2 (Kennebec $2.80, fourth race, exacta key $6.80; As Time Goes By $3.40, eighth, exacta box $10.80, trifecta box $35.20, superfecta box $27.50)
Second choice winners: 2 (Lulumaru $5.80, second, reverse exacta $12.80, trifecta box $55.40; Quick $5.80, seventh, exacta box $24.60, trifecta box $123.60)
Third choice winners: 2 (Bella D $10.60, first, exacta box $31.80; Best Chance $15.40, exacta box $90.60, trifecta box $275.80)
Long shot winners: 0

SATURDAY’S RESULTS
Top choice winners: 2 (Burnin Turf $4.40, second race, cold exacta $11.40, cold trifecta $20.20; Closing Remarks $7.80, sixth)
Second choice winners: 2 (Mister Bold $6, third; Big Fish $10, seventh, exacta box $84.40, trifecta box $326.60, superfecta box $582.10)
Third choice winners: 3 (Policy $27.40, first; Leggs Galore $7.60, fourth; Brickyard Ride $11.80, ninth, exacta box $43, trifecta box $188.80)
Long shot winners: 1 (Squared Shady $17.20, exacta box $74.20)

FRIDAY’S RESULTS
Top choice winners: 1 (Concert Tour $4, fourth race, exacta box $13)
Second choice winners: 1 (Sombeyay $3.60, seventh, reverse exacta $18.40, trifecta box $39.60)
Third choice winners: 2 (Lookin So Lucky $9, first, exacta box $25.40; Signofthecross $9, second)
Long shot winners: 0

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Jeff Nahill’s Santa Anita opinions for Sunday, Jan. 17

FIRST RACE: 1. Rockie Causeway, 2. Summer Rose, 3. Bella D. LONG SHOT: Elgofranco.

SECOND RACE: 1. Destiny’s Journey, 2. Lulumaru, 3. Senordiablo. LONG SHOT: Miss You Mom.

THIRD RACE: 1. Rager, 2. Bench Judge, 3. Best Chance. LONG SHOT: Dark Prince.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Kennebec, 2. Hard Metal, 3. Short Rib. LONG SHOT: Paisano.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Annie Graham, 2. Delta Wind, 3. Our Little Tiger. LONG SHOT: Big Beauty.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Cojo, 2. Hung Jury, 3. Love My Jimmy. LONG SHOT: Wedding Groom.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Ms Peintour, 2. Quick, 3. Altea. LONG SHOT: Hermaphrodite.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. As Time Goes By, 2. Paid Informant, 3. Miss Megan. LONG SHOT: This Tea.

NINTH RACE: 1. Malibu Dreamin (best bet), 2. Commanding Chief, 3. Mongolian Kingdom. LONG SHOT: Croi Mor.

Good luck. Stay safe.

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Jeff Nahill’s Santa Anita opinions for Saturday, Jan. 16

FIRST RACE: 1. Shady Empire, 2. Agamemnon, 3. Policy. LONG SHOT: Rinse and Repeat.

SECOND RACE: 1. Burnin Turf (best bet), 2. Cool Your Jets (SCRATCHED) new pick: Mamba Cool, 3. Secret Club. LONG SHOT: Fly Buddy Fly.

THIRD RACE: 1. Swift as I Am, 2. Mister Bold, 3. Pappy Boyington. LONG SHOT: Shimmer Me Timbers.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Mo See Cal, 2. She’s Devoted, 3. Leggs Galore. LONG SHOT:” Hollywood Hills.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Complete Control, 2. Great Curves, 3. Allergic to Logic. LONG SHOT: Bandeena.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Closing Remarks, 2. Dylans Wild Cat, 3. Sensible Cat. LONG SHOT: Governor Goteven.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Good With People, 2. Big Fish, 3. None Above the Law. LONG SHOT: Warrens Candy Man.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Indian Peak, 2. Margot’s Boy, 3. Ward ‘n Jerry. LONG SHOT: Brandothebartender.

NINTH RACE: 1. Tigre Di Slugo, 2. Fashionably Fast, 3. Brickyard Ride. LONG SHOT: Oliver.

10TH RACE: 1. Curious Inji, 2. Another Eddie, 3. Omg It’s Jessica. LON SHOT: Squared Shady.

Good luck. Stay safe.

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Jeff Nahill’s Santa Anita opinions for Friday, Jan. 15 (updated)

FIRST RACE: 1. Amiko Chow, 2. Acoustic Shawdow, 3. Lookin So Lucky. LONG SHOT: Let’s Go Now.

SECOND RACE: 1. Polar Wind, 2. Alvaaro, 3. Signofthecross. LONG SHOT: Stackin Silver. 

THIRD RACE: 1. Luvluv (best bet), 2. Lil Richards Bello, 3. Fat Stacks. LONG SHOT: Fly Buddy Fly (SCRATCHED), New pick: Squared Straight.

FOURTH RACE: 1. Concert Tour, 2. Hozier, 3. Mr. Impossible. LONG SHOT: Space Odessey (scratched) NEW PICK: Sensemaker.

FIFTH RACE: 1. Posit, 2. Savvy Gal, 3. Mischiffie. LONG SHOT: Devils Dance.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Keep Dancing, 2. Our Bonnie Lass, 3. Naansense. LONG SHOT: Blazinonbayou.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Tiz Plus, 2. Sombeyay, 3. Ohio. LONG SHOT: The Black Album.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Will Dancer, 2. Blame It On Kitty, 3. Maxinamillion. LONG SHOT: 1. Gryffindor.

Good luck. Stay safe.

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Jeff Nahill’s Santa Anita results

SUNDAY
Top choice winners: 1 (Hotitude $5.80, second race, exacta $15, trifecta box $35.40)
Second choice winners: 1 (Golden $5.60, first, reverse exacta $11.80, trifecta box $32.20, superfecta box $102.70)
Third choice winners: 2 (Aqua Seaform Shame $9.60, fifth; Qahira $5, eighth, exacta box $16)
Long shot winners: 2 (Posterize $14, sixth; Five Pics Please $60.40, ninth, exacta box $453.80, trifecta box $2743.20)

SATURDAY
Top choice winners: 3 (Anna Fantastic $3.60, second race; Star of Africa $8.60, fifth; Great Power $5.60, 10th)
Second choice winners: 2 (Comradery $14.40, first; Earl Rock $5.60, seventh)
Third choice winners: 1 (Rose’s Crystal $3.80, third)
Long shot winners: 2 (Sanenus $17, eighth; Charmaine’s Mia $35.40, ninth, exacta box $116, trifecta box $320.40)

FRIDAY
Top choice winners: 2 (Mac Daddy Too $20, fifth; Border Town $10.60, seventh)
Second choice winners: 3 (That Corey $6.20, third, exacta box $22.60, trifecta box $74.10, superfecta box $659.40; Moraz $9.80, fourth, exacta box $78; Fly to Mar $5.20,, ninth)
Third choice winners: 0
Long shot winners: 0

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Jeff Nahill’s Santa Anita opinions for Sunday, Jan. 10

FIRST RACE: 1. Ivy Leafue, 2. Golden, 3. Focaccina. LONG SHOT: Lisette.

SECOND RACE: 1. Hottitude, 2. Gidgetta, 3. Miss Fia. LONG SHOT: Adorably Sweet.

THIRD RACE: 1. Lady Mystify, 2. Donna Bella, 3. Class Reunion. LONG SHOT: Midnight Diva.

FOURTH RACE: 1. N. K. Rocket Man, 2. K P D Day, 3. Full Draw. LONG SHOT: Chosen Moon.

FIFTH RACE: 1. An Eddie Surprise (best bet), 2. Heathers Grey, 3. Aqua Seaform Shame. LONG SHOT: Gypsy Blu.

SIXTH RACE: 1. Captain Scotty, 2. Italiano, 3. Self Taught. LONG SHOT: Posterize.

SEVENTH RACE: 1. Colombian Gold, 2. Too Much Heaven, 3. Lakerball. LONG SHOT: Hurley.

EIGHTH RACE: 1. Mo See Cal, 2. Amuse, 3. Qahira. LONG SHOT: Dynasty of Her Own.

NINTH RACE: 1. Nimbostratus, 2. Miss Dracarys, 3. Plum Sexy. LONG SHot: Five Pics Please.

Good luck. Stay safe.

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