The Walker Group

The Walker Group
Leading the way towards the winner's circle at...

Parx Racing on Monday, May 25, 2015
Please remember to always check program numbers. Odds shown are morning line.



Race 1 12:55pm - Claiming - 6.0 furlongs on the Dirt. Purse: $24,000 Class Rating: 88

FOR THREE YEAR OLDS AND UPWARD WHICH HAVE NEVER WON THREE RACES. THREE YEAR OLDS, 119 LBS.; OLDER, 124 LBS. NON-WINNERS OF TWO RACES SINCE MARCH 25 ALLOWED 3 LBS. CLAIMING PRICE $15,000.


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# 6 HOOKED FOREVER 8/5

# 7 SIR NEWCASTLE 12/1

# 5 WHAT'S YOUR EXCUSE 5/2

HOOKED FOREVER looks to be the bet in here. Handler boasts sharp win figs at this distance and surface. With a quite good 80 Equibase Speed Figure last time out, will surely be a factor in this race. Has to be carefully examined versus this field displaying solid figs recently and an average Equibase Speed Figure of 75 under similar conditions. SIR NEWCASTLE - Sharp returns over time for this rider and trainer combo. Has decent early speed and should fare solidly against this group of horses. WHAT'S YOUR EXCUSE - Have to wager on this colt with the reliable earnings per start in dirt sprint races. With a strong 72 average speed figure at the distance, seems well suited for today's contest.



Race 2 1:22pm - Claiming - 8.0 furlongs on the Dirt. Purse: $26,000 Class Rating: 89

FOR THREE YEAR OLDS AND UPWARD WHICH HAVE NEVER WON TWO RACES. THREE YEAR OLDS, 119 LBS.; OLDER, 124 LBS. NON-WINNERS OF A RACE AT ONE MILE OR OVER SINCE APRIL 25 ALLOWED 3 LBS. CLAIMING PRICE $25,000.


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# 7 LAWMAKER 7/2

# 4 SURFING U S A 5/2

# 2 DANNY OCEAN 6/1

LAWMAKER has a formidable shot to take this race. He has been running well and the speed figures are among the strongest in this group of animals. With a solid 83 speed rating last time out, will definitely be a factor in this affair. The average Equibase class figure of 86 makes this horse tough to beat. SURFING U S A - Recently Carrero has been hot which may give the edge to this gelding. Ought to come out sharp - I have liked the way this gelding has moved promptly to the lead recently. DANNY OCEAN - Recorded a decent speed figure last time out. Has competitive Equibase Speed Figures and has to be considered for a bet in this race.



Race 3 1:49pm - Maiden Claiming - 5.0 furlongs on the Turf. Purse: $24,000 Class Rating: 74

FOR MAIDENS, THREE YEARS OLD AND UPWARD. THREE YEAR OLDS, 119 LBS.; OLDER, 124 LBS. CLAIMING PRICE $25,000.


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# 8 TENDER MAY 3/1

# 2 MUZZLED MOUSSE 2/1

# 10 ATTICUS FINCH 8/5

TENDER MAY is tough to overlook as the wager in here. Demonstrates the look of a profitable play, averaging a solid 71 Equibase Speed Figure which is one of the top in this field. There is a respectable chance that this entry's late pace will improve with second time Lasix. Could beat this group given the 71 speed fig garnered in his last outing. MUZZLED MOUSSE - Will probably go to the lead and could never look back. His chances to prove victorious are much better this time out facing this easier field of horses. ATTICUS FINCH - Put up a quite good speed figure last time out. Is a strong contender based on numbers earned recently under today's conditions.



Race 4 2:16pm - Allowance - 6.0 furlongs on the Dirt. Purse: $45,000 Class Rating: 88

FOR FILLIES AND MARES THREE YEARS OLD AND UPWARD WHICH HAVE NEVER WON A RACE OTHER THAN MAIDEN, CLAIMING, STARTER, OR STATE BRED OR WHICH HAVE NEVER WON TWO RACES. THREE YEAR OLDS, 119 LBS.; OLDER, 124 LBS. NON-WINNERS OF A RACE SINCE APRIL 25 ALLOWED 3 LBS.


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# 5 SHAUNNA ALEXANDRA 3/1

# 6 ROCKIN JOJO 5/2

# 4 DISTINCTIVE LADY 7/2

SHAUNNA ALEXANDRA has a respectable shot to take this race. Has run soundly when running a dirt sprint race. Recent numbers for the jock - 22 win percent - make this mare stand out in this group. Could beat this field given the 77 speed figure earned in her last outing. ROCKIN JOJO - The winning percentage shown by horses entered by Houghton running at this distance are the most respectable in this group. Could beat this group given the 77 speed figure recorded in her last outing. DISTINCTIVE LADY - She has been racing solidly lately while recording very solid speed figures. Garnered a very good speed fig last time out.



Race 5 2:43pm - Allowance - 8.3 furlongs on the Dirt. Purse: $45,000 Class Rating: 99

FOR THREE YEAR OLDS AND UPWARD WHICH HAVE NEVER WON A RACE OTHER THAN MAIDEN, CLAIMING, STARTER, OR STATE BRED OR WHICH HAVE NEVER WON TWO RACES. THREE YEAR OLDS, 119 LBS.; OLDER, 124 LBS. NON-WINNERS OF A RACE AT ONE MILE OR OVER SINCE APRIL 25 ALLOWED 3 LBS.


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# 1 WINTER GAMES 5/2

# 4 SASSICAIA 3/1

# 6 MOVIE NIGHT 15/1

My selection in this race is WINTER GAMES. Ran a very strong last race. Displays sound speed figures on average overall when compared with the rest of this field. Strong pick to take this race going in a dirt route. SASSICAIA - Overall the speed figures of this animal look decent in this contest. Rodriguez has a reliable 15 percent win rate with entries running at this distance and surface. MOVIE NIGHT - I can't pass on this gelding given one of the best jock and handler combos on the grounds. A nice ROI of +57 with this jockey and trainer combo.



Race 6 3:10pm - Maiden Special Weight - 6.0 furlongs on the Dirt. Purse: $44,000 Class Rating: 72

FOR MAIDENS, FILLIES AND MARES THREE YEARS OLD AND UPWARD. THREE YEAR OLDS, 119 LBS.; OLDER, 124 LBS.


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# 10 FRANK'S STAR 9/2

# 9 LOVE THAT 5/2

# 8 STAR DYNASTY 4/1

FRANK'S STAR gets the edge as the bet in here. Has competitive Equibase Speed Figures and has to be considered for a bet in this race. Looks respectable against this group of horses in this race and ought to be one of the front-runners. Must be considered based on the very good speed fig recorded in the last competition. LOVE THAT - Facing a much less demanding field of horses than last time out. Could beat this group given the 85 speed figure put up in her last outing. STAR DYNASTY - Reliable average speed figures in dirt sprint races make this racer a solid choice. The price might be right on this horse.



Race 7 3:37pm - SA - 6.0 furlongs on the Dirt. Purse: $35,000 Class Rating: 85

FOR FILLIES AND MARES THREE YEARS OLD AND UPWARD WHICH HAVE STARTED FOR A CLAIMING PRICE OF $25,000 OR LESS AND WHICH HAVE NEVER WON A RACE OTHER THAN MAIDEN OR CLAIMING OR NEVER WON FOUR RACES. THREE YEAR OLDS, 119 LBS.; OLDER, 124 LBS. NON-WINNERS OF TWO RACES SINCE MARCH 25 ALLOWED 3 LBS.


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# 4 ITS MY TOWN 4/1

# 6 IMAGE 3/1

# 2 MAIN ENTRANCE 5/2

ITS MY TOWN is the most favorable bet in this race. Has the look of a profitable wager. Sound average Equibase speed figs in dirt sprint races make this racer a solid choice. She has been running solidly and the Equibase Speed Figs are among the most favorable in this field. IMAGE - This filly with Rodriguez in the irons makes her a definite contender. Will most likely be one of the leaders of the bunch going into the midpoint of the contest. MAIN ENTRANCE - With a very strong 80 speed rating last time out, will definitely be a factor in this race. She has been running soundly and the Equibase Speed Figures are among the most favorable in this field.



Race 8 4:04pm - Optional Claiming - 8.0 furlongs on the Turf. Purse: $46,000 Class Rating: 112

FOR THREE YEAR OLDS AND UPWARD WHICH HAVE NEVER WON TWO RACES OTHER THAN MAIDEN, CLAIMING, STARTER, OR STATE BRED OR WHICH HAVE NEVER WON THREE RACES OR CLAIMING PRICE $25,000. THREE YEAR OLDS, 119 LBS.; OLDER, 124 LBS. NON-WINNERS OF A RACE AT ONE MILE OR OVER SINCE APRIL 25 ALLOWED 3 LBS. CLAIMING PRICE $25,000 (RACES WHERE ENTERED FOR $16,000 OR LESS NOT


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# 2 BLUEGRASS CHAT 7/2

# 11 KOBEL 9/2

# 7 SIETE DE OROS 6/1

I've got to go with BLUEGRASS CHAT. Has been consistently racing well lately. Pino has this gelding running well and is a competitive selection based on the very strong speed figures recorded in route races lately. This trainer has done solidly recently with entries running at this distance and surface. KOBEL - His 98 average has this gelding with among the most competitive Equibase Speed Figures for this event. Will most likely be one of the leaders of the group going into the midpoint of the contest. SIETE DE OROS - Shows signs of the look of a money-making play, averaging a solid 102 Equibase Speed Figure which is one of the best in this field. This gelding with Castillo in the irons makes him a contender.



Race 9 4:31pm - Claiming - 5.5 furlongs on the Dirt. Purse: $16,000 Class Rating: 72

FOR THREE YEAR OLDS AND UPWARD WHICH HAVE NEVER WON TWO RACES. THREE YEAR OLDS, 119 LBS.; OLDER, 124 LBS. NON-WINNERS OF A RACE SINCE APRIL 25 ALLOWED 3 LBS. CLAIMING PRICE $7,500.


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# 7 HABANERO GOLD 7/2

# 11 UNCLE CHUB 5/2

# 4 WARREN'S SUNNY BOY 5/1

HABANERO GOLD gets the edge as the bet in here. He has been running solidly and the Equibase Speed Figures are among the best in this group of animals. This gelding has a very good winning percentage in dirt sprint races. The speed rating of 59 from his latest affair looks quite good in here. UNCLE CHUB - Overall, has one of the top earnings per start in dirt sprint contests in this bunch. Overall the Equibase Speed Figs of this equine look strong in this outing. WARREN'S SUNNY BOY - Is a solid contender based on figures garnered lately under today's conditions. Vaunts reliable Speed Figures on average overall when put alongside the rest of this field.