Ayers Ratliff offers his picks for the $10,000 Pick-4 at Northfield Park on Aug. 26, part of the U.S. Trotting Association Strategic Wagering Program.
Northfield Park Pick-4, races 8-11, Monday, Aug. 26, 2013
On Monday, August 26, 2013 Northfield Park will be offering a $10,000 guaranteed pool in the Pick-4. The Pick-4 has a reduced take-out rate of just 14 percent and starts in the eighth race.
$1 play: 8/12/15/24 = $8.00
Race 8: (8) Victory Is Coming – Buckeye monster is the real deal.
Race 9: (1) Matthew’s Game Boy – Draws the inside advantage and could do well for his new connections. (2) Genuine Star N – Draws into a race where several could win; this one has as good of a shot as any.
Race 10: (1) American Romance – Finished second in his moat recent effort and looks to do well again tonight. (5) Chase The Sun – Drops in class and looks to be at a level where he is the best.
Race 11: (2) Scootin Mcardle – Could do well upon returning to Cleveland. (4) Float Blue Chip – Drops in class and should have a better showing this time around.