Ayers Ratliff offers his picks for the $10,000 Pick-4 at Northfield Park on Nov. 26, part of the U.S. Trotting Association Strategic Wagering Program.
Northfield Park Pick-4, Races 8-11, Monday, Nov. 26, 2012
On Monday (Nov. 26), Northfield Park will be offering a $10,000 guaranteed pool in the Pick-4. The Pick-4 has a reduced takeout rate of just 14 percent (the lowest in harness racing) and starts in the eighth race.
$1 play: 69/47/24/1 = $8
Race 8: (6) Lucky Ivan could score a victory in his Cleveland debut. (9) Actually AJ makes a second local start and should get a good trip from the second tier.
Race 9: (4) Upfront Jesse drops in class and looks to score a victory. (7) La’sent sees Kaneoka hand the lines to Noble and looks for some results.
Race 10: (2) Justin’s Legacy just scored at this level of competition and looks to be able to score again tonight. (4) Fiona’s Finale was in road trouble in his most recent effort; could do well with clear sailing.
Race 11: (1) Straight Dancer looks to make his Cleveland debut a winning one.