TSV Staff Selections —-
RACE 7), 7 Furlongs. Del Mar Debutante S. Grade I. Purse $300,000 FOR FILLIES, TWO-YEAR-OLDS
Post Time: 7:57/ 6:57/ 5:57/( 4:57)
ADVANCED FORECAST: Chance Thunderstorms, High 87 Low 74
Gabrielleelizabeth (1), Guillot/Roman; dominated Gulfstream fillies last out in breaking her maiden; strong work tab.
Moonshine Memories (2), Callaghan/Prat; game gate-to-wire debut score here two weeks ago; trainer/jock tandem, 34 percent on the year.
Spectator (3), D’Amato/Theriot; perfect 2-for-2, including a romp in the Grade 2 Sorrento; trainer a hot 24 percent with a last out winner.
Gas Station Sushi (4), Baltas/Nakatani; Into Mischief daughter cleared a field of ten in racing debut and in process posted the field’s highest speed figure.
Just a Smidge (5), Baffert/Bejarano; another who exits a game debut win, her’s coming at five furlongs; back-to-back bullet preps.
Piedi Bianchi (6), O’Neill/Gutierrez; competitive in her first two, an opening second and a last win here; trainer 18 percent with 2-year-olds.
Dancing Belle (7), Desormeaux/Desormeaux; maiden has placed in her last two, including a distant second in the Sorrento; improving but will need her best.
Poetic (8), Mandella/Smith; solid in debut win here; should the pace gets hot, which is forecast, look for this one late.
Selections: 3, 5, 8, 2