How to Spot Losing Favorites
Anything below the listed percentage means that a dutch of all the other runners would result in profits, while anything above the listed percentage entails an incrementally greater house advantage.
Below are three general guidelines to help you spot vulnerable favorites:
1) Horses ill-suited to today’s surface/pace requirements.
On Monday, the son of Ghostzapper set the pace for half a mile and faded steadily thereafter; he finished dead last, beaten by 31 lengths.
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09/16/12 Fairplex Park