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UPDATE FOR SUNDAY AUGUST 19  ---- $785,777 PICK 5 CARRYOVER AT DEL MAR --- RACES 1-5 --- 50 CENT WAGER ---- FIRST POST A 4PM

 

Thursday, August 16th

$1,000,000 PACIFIC CLASSIC (G1) THIS SATURDAY AT DEL MAR 

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  • First Post at 4PM --- Pacific Classic is Race 10 at 8:43PM on an 11 race card
  • 8 horse field is led by Accelerate (8-5 in the morning line) who this year has already won the Santa Anita Handicap and the Gold Cup at Santa Anita (previously the Hollywood Gold Cup) ---- Lava Man and Game on Dude are the only two other horses to have won all 3 of these races
  • Click here  for morning line odds and comments on each horse in the race
  • Also on the card are the $300,000 Del Mar Oaks (G1) and the $250,000 Del Mar Handicap 
  • The Classic and the Del Mar Handicap are both Breeders' Cup Challenge Races
  • Mandatory Payout on Pick 6

$600,000 ALABAMA STAKES (G1) AT SARATOGA ON SATURDAY

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  • First post at Noon -- The Alabama is Race 9 at 4:40PM on a 10 race card
  • 138th Running
  • Click  here for Odds and Analysis of each horse in the race from Matt Shifman of Horse Racing Nation

ALL AMERICAN FURTURITY AND DERBY TRIALS AT RUIDOSO THIS WEEKEND

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  • 16 Futurity Trials on Friday and 16 more on Saturday  --- First post each day at Noon  --- Horses with the 5 fastest times each day advance to the $3,000,000 All American Futurity on Labor Day
  • 11 Derby Trials on Sunday --- First post at 2PM --- Horses with the 10 fastest times advance to the $1,237,604 All American Derby on Sunday September 2nd

ABSOLUTE BEST PLACE TO BE ON FRIDAY NIGHT IN HOUSTON IS AT SHRP

  • Del Mar First Post at 6PM ----- $10 Del Mar Surf & Turf Special 6PM to 9PM (steak, shrimp and baked potato) ---- 50 Cent Beer 6PM to 9PM

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AND DON'T FORGET ---- SARATOGA FOOD AND BEVERAGE SPECIALS

  • $5 Breakfast (eggs, sausage, hash browns & coffee) every Saturday morning 10:30AM to noon 
  • $1 pony beer every Saturday and Sunday noon to 4PM

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LOOKING AHEAD

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  • Travers Day from Saratoga on Saturday August 25th  --- First post at 10:35AM  --- SHRP gates will open early at 10AM 

Click here for a list of all simulcast stakes races through Sunday August 26th  --- Click here for our daily simulcast calendar

 

 

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Mike Steindler
Director of Player Services
Sam Houston Race Park
281-807-8850 (direct)
832-549-5090 (cell)
@texasmike001  (twitter)
 

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