Bob Pandolfo offers his picks for the $50,000 Pick-4 at Meadowlands Racetrack on Feb. 28, part of the U.S. Trotting Association Strategic Wagering Program.
Meadowlands Pick-4, Races 7-10, Friday, Feb. 28, 2014
There was a scratch in the seventh last night which left me with a $4 ticket, which did not win. I have one hit so far this year for $1,144.50 on the whale ticket and no winners on the standard tickets. Meet totals: 22 plays, 0 hits, -$816. Whale ticket: 11 plays, one hit, -$2,551.50.
Standard ticket: $1 play: 19/358/12/1611 = $36
Whale ticket: $1 play: none tonight
Race 7: (1) Sugar Queen Gabby looks ready to win and (9) Bambino Glide comes off a big effort.
Race 8: (3) Handsoffmycupcake has been consistently competitive, (5) Spirit Of Desire was a game second in last, and (8) Art Ideal, my top pick, ships in for the top barn and gets hot driver.
Race 9: (2) Mystical Diva is the class of this field but I also used (1) Pardon, who finished sharply in last.
Race 10: I used three here, (1) Lindy Mcdreamy, (6) Funny Photo and the favorite, (11) Helios.