Winter WatchingAlthough keeping our Watch List (WL) is a task we do all year long, when the stakes season is over and the overnight races fall like a blizzard around North America, we pay special attention to WL horses and their roles in potentially stuffing our bankrolls before the new year.
(3) Mr. Me has one powerful brush that didn’t show well last out but could make a major impact here. (8) Ailene’s Prince got second even though he was all out first over.
(4) Quick On My Feet may come right back, having won the strongest of the trips presented by the two others in this field looking to continue winning streaks. (6) Laredo’s Goose was strong from the outside to win and gained after the stressful start.
(1) Franco Smoothie N stormed out of the gate and got stuck wide on the lead but managed to maintain a presence to finish third at 24-1. (3) Jeff The Builder was third as one of the choices and is a danger in this field as well.