Emerald Downs News & Notes-Thursday, June 9



Friday, June 10
7 p.m. (7 races)
$0.20 Jackpot Pick 6 Carryover: $9,506

Saturday, June 11
2:15 p.m. (7 races)
Belmont Stakes (3:44 p.m. Pacific)

Sunday, June 12
2:15 p.m. (8 races)
Running of the Bulldogs


Take Charge Deputy

Friday, June 3
Race 1: Heredia Boxer-65*
Race 2: Lago de Oro-41
Race 3: Master Recovery-62
Race 4: Missed the Boat-74
Race 5: Northwest Rain-57*
Race 6: Take Charge Deputy-67
Race 7: Miss Kitness-54


Saturday, June 4
Race 1: Willing to Burn-63
Race 2: Warfront Fighter-56
Race 3: Crooked Finger Ray-61
Race 4: Itsallabouttheride-60
Race 5: Big Fashion-39
Race 6: Collecting Stars-58
Race 7: Democrat-64*
Race 8: Babtiste Lasalle-47

Spittin Image

Sunday, June 5
Race 1: Syzslak-53
Race 2: Alpine Hypnosis-52
Race 3: Darcee’s Love Dovi-51
Race 4: Donne Cattive-50
Race 5: Fantastic Day-65
Race 6: Jersey Red-52
Race 7: Spittin Image-77*
Race 8: Deepingreen-66*
* Career-high
# First-time starter

Fast Times
5 Furlongs :56.97 Overly Fast (3g) May 28
5 ½ Furlongs 1:01.49 Ima Happy Cat (7m) May 22
6 Furlongs 1:08.35 Spittin Image (5g) June 5
6 ½ Furlongs 1:15.58 Willing to Burn (5m) June 4
1 Mile 1:35.41 Missed the Boat 6g (June 3)

Betting Favorites
Last Week:
15-23 (65.2%)
34-69 (49.3%)
Avg. $2 Win Pay: $7.80
Largest $2 Win:
$23.20, Mixo (May 21)
$2 Place:
$20, Whenducksfly (May 15)
$2 Show:
$11.20, Brannigan (May 15)
Biggest Payout:
$4,013.30 ($0.50 Pick 5, May 29)

Kevin Radke

Jockey Wins
17-Kevin Radke
15-Alex Cruz
14-Juan Gutierrez
7-Javier Matias
4-Jose Zunino
2-Alex Anaya
2-Lassie Guglielmino
2-Heribert Martinez
2-Leslie Mawing
2-Jennifer Whitaker
1-Kevin Orozco
1-Jose Nava-Marin

M.L. Pierce

Trainer Wins
7-Candi Cryderman
6-Blaine Wright
5-Sam Dronen
4-Jorge Rosales
4-Joe Toye
3-Alan Bozell
3-Frank Lucarelli
3-M.L. Pierce
2-Howard Belvoir
2-Tena Birdwell
2-Shelly Crowe
2-Charles Essex
2-Vince Gibson
2-Bonnie Jenne
2-Dan Markle
2-Jeff Metz
2-Rosie Simkins
2-Niccolo Troiani
2-Tom Wenzel
1-Robbie Baze
1-Steve Bullock
1-Robert Gilker
1-James Gilmour
1-Liz Kowalski
1-Robert Meeking
1-Jennifer Nunnally
1-Debbie Peery
1-Ken Person
1-Jose Raudales
1-Shannon Simpson
1-Anne Wisdom

Rick Kessler

Owner Wins
7-John Parker
3-Purple Rose Ranch
2-Carol Dronen
2-Oscar Heredia
2-Rick Kessler or Terra Firma Farm
2-William Sandeman
2-Saratoga West
1-49 tied

Franks Fix It

Horse Wins
2-Big Fashion
2-Collecting Stars
2-Crooked Finger Ray
2-Heredia Boxer
2-Willing to Burn
1-Abraaj Mirage
1-Alpine Hypnosis
1-Babtiste Lasalle
1-Blood Red Moon
1-Brony Boy
1-Buckley Bay
1-Coastal Jazz
1-Confidence Builder
1-Curious Sensation
1-Darcee’s Lovi Dovi
1-Donne Cattive
1-Empire Way
1-Eyes for Gold
1-Fantastic Day
1-Franks Fix It
1-Fully Compliant
1-Heat Seeking Leta
1-I Am Allthatyouare
1-Ima Happy Cat
1-In the Vault
1-Iron Rob
1-Jersey Red
1-Lago de Oro
1-Orcadian Storm
1-March On Linch
1-Master Recovery
1-Mean Sharon
1-Midnight Luter
1-Missed the Boat
1-Miss Kitness
1-Mosquito Fleet
1-Ms Parkside
1-Nine One One
1-Northern Blend
1-Northwest Rain
1-Our Lyla Grace
1-Overly Fast
1-Pearl River Delta
1-Roman Rush
1-Saint Pieus
1-Sleepy Sue
1-Spittin Image
1-Stonus Maximus
1-Take Charge Deputy
1-Tam Tricky
1-Top Executive
1-Warfront Fighter
1-Western Rule
1-Wheel Rally


Sire Wins
3-Coast Guard
3-Harbor the Gold
2-Atta Boy Roy
2-Broken Vow
2-Street Boss
1-41 tied

Winner Bred
23-Washington (33.3%)
19-California (27.5%)
19-Kentucky (27.5%)
 2-Florida (2.8%)
 2-Idaho (2.8%)
 2-Oregon (2.8%)
 1-Pennsylvania (1.4%)
 1-British Columbia (1.4%)

Claims Report
No. Claims
$30,000, Spittin Image (5g), June 5

WEEKLY HONORS #4 (June 3-5): Jockey: Alex Cruz Trainer: Liz Kowalski Owner: Alan Peterson WTBOA Washington-Bred: Itsallabouttheride (Bred by Jennifer Webber and Ken Jochimsen); Quarter Chute Café Groom: Julio Mena-Merodia (Blaine Wright)

Cobra Jet

NOTES: Cobra Jet breezed three furlongs in :39 Monday at Emerald Downs, the first work this year for the track and state champion 2-year-old of 2021. . .In addition to topping the Emerald Downs’ owners’ standings with seven wins, John Parker homebred Little J P is 20 to 1 in Thursday’s $150,000 Tremont Stakes for 2-year-olds at Belmont Park. . . Parker also had a win at Parx with Hizaam, a 7-year-old gelding that won first off the claim Monday for trainer Ernesto Padilla-Preciado. . .Wit, younger brother of 2018 Longacres Mile winner Barkley, is 7 to 2 in Saturday’s $400,000 Woody Stephens (G1) for 3-year-olds on the Belmont Stakes undercard. . .Nominations close 2 p.m. Saturday for the $50,000 Seattle Stakes for 3-year-old fillies and $50,000 Auburn Stakes for 3-year-old colts & geldings, both to be run Sunday, June 19. . .Sunday is closing day at Golden Gate Fields.