Friday, July 24, 2009

Paulie's Picks, Belmont, 7/25/09

One of those bittersweet signs that summer is more than half over is when you look at the calendar and realize that this is the closing weekend at Belmont Park. In my mind I can hear the Beach Boys harmonizing in a melancholy way about the setting sun, love lost, and time passing.

And when I feel wistful like that, the only cure is gambling. Here are Paulie's picks for the final Saturday of the 2009 Belmont summer meeting.

1st race:
2 - Quiet On the Tee
8 - Beneath the Crown
1a - Relatively Ready

2nd race:
1a - Fuhrever Dancing
1 - Papa Jerry
2 - Silver Ferrari
4 - Brooker D

3rd race:
6 - Mandate
5 - Buy a Personality
3 - Seeyouatsergios

4th race:
3 - Five Boroughs
1 - Bocce Ball
7 - Four Star General

5th race:
6 - Wild Entry
3 - Cherokee Speed
4 - Le Royale

6th race:
5 - Western Connection
10 - Compliance Officer
7 - Whirlwind Poppy

7th race:
10 - Sydney Road
11 - New Yawker
5 - Wild Way

8th race:
7 - Extra Zip
1 - Stormy Success
4 - Kettle Two

9th race, The Coaching Club American Oaks, G1:
6 - Casanova Move
1 - Livin Lovin
7 - Hightap

10th race:
2 - Fair Catch
1 - Winloc's Big D
7 - Mugger Hugger

Tune in tomorrow night for results.