Charlie Cooper’s Oaklawn picks for races on Friday, Feb. 14


Here are handicapper Charlie Cooper’s Oaklawn picks for races on Friday, Feb. 14.

Best Bet: Race 8 Eye Love Jeanie 15-5-1

Best Longshot: Race 2 Le Chot Jolie 17-1-1-1

No. Horse Jockey Comments for Top 4 Odds

Race 1: 5 1/2 Furlongs; Claiming; Purse $17,500; 4 YO and Up

10 Keepinonestepahead; Joubert; Should love pace today, flies late; 4-1

9 Tobes the Man; Zuniga; Has won 40% of starts this distance, speedster; 5-1

4 Affair; Sturniolo; Speedster goes for third win in a row; 7-2

3 Back to Gold; Quinonez; Stalker should move in late; 8-1

8 Zooming White Star; Santana; 15-1

2 Gallant Gent; Arroyo; 5-2

5 Dixie Banner; Roman; 12-1

7 Pulgarcito; Walker; 20-1

6 My Nephew Matt; Mello; 15-1

1 Conga Rock; McKee; 20-1

Race 2: 6 Furlongs; Waiver Claiming; Purse $17,500; Fillies and Mares; 4 YO and Up

5 Le Chot Jolie; Quinonez; Throw out last, upset special; 20-1

3 Stay Sees Mom; Birzer; The one to beat; 3-1

9 Blessed Moon; Loveberry; Should sit and close late; 9-2

11 Sheer Joy; Navarro; Better than last, loves distance; 10-1

2 Movin Express; Arroyo; 12-1

8 Kitty Kat Karly; Santana; 10-1

10 C J Jones; Mello; 20-1

4 Emily’s Sundance; Berry; 5-1

6 Foxy Affair; Vazquez; 4-1

7 Norma’s Dream; Torres; 12-1

1 Stormin K J; McKee; 15-1

Race 3: 6 Furlongs; Claiming; Purse $18,000; Fillies and Mares; 3 YO and Up

5 Glitteronthehiway; Arroyo; Should smoke these again; 5-1

4 Luv in Speight; Thompson; Drops to lowest level ever, completes the exacta; 3-1

3 Rusila; Borel; On the improve, likes Oaklawn; 6-1

7 Is It True Ma’am; Loveberry; Closing fast this level, changes barns; 10-1

6 Aunt Sissy; Tohill; 7-2

1 Surprise Surprise; Mello; 9-2

9 Housewife; Santana; 8-1

8 Chelan Echo; Vazquez; 12-1

2 Kimbell Has Bling; Navarro; 20-1

Race 4: 6 Furlongs; Allowance; Purse $58,000; 3 YO and Up

2 Best of Birdstone; Quinonez; No excuses vs these, rolls late; 5-2

10 Rock City Roadhog; Vazquez; Loves track an distance, should improve off last; 7-2

7 Presidental Colors; Santana; Needed last, moves late; 8-1

11 Trace Creek; Thompson; Off the board 1st time last out, closes late; 8-1

8 Wargamer; Laviolette; 15-1

6 Devilishly Clever; Birzer; 6-1

4 Brandon’s Way; Quinonez; 20-1

9 Star North; Arroyo; 8-1

1 Shady Creek; Joubert; 15-1

12 Valid Commander; Canchari; 12-1

3 Destinare; Mello; 30-1

5 Waimea Canyon; Navarro; 15-1

Race 5: 1 1/16 Mile; Waiver Claiming; Purse $38,000; 4 YO and Up

5 Quiet Man; Vazquez; Wins at 33% clip this distance, takes positive rider; 9-2

2 Go Tiger Jack; Johnson; Scratched for this spot, loves distance; 6-1

1 Double Rah Rah; Court; Speedster needed last, will force the issue; 5-1

8 Acaffella; Thompson; All 3 career wins this distance, on the improve; 7-2

9 You’re Joking; Tohill; 6-1

7 Red Wings; Ocampo; 10-1

6 Forgotten Knot; Martinez; 6-1

10 Salsa’s Return; Torres; 15-1

1a Dipsy Drew; Court; 5-1

3 Jack N John; Birzer; 8-1

4 Southern Parkway; Quinonez; 15-1

Race 6: 1 1/16 Mile; Maiden Special Weight; Purse $57,700; Fillies and Mares; 3 YO and Up

1 Rockport Honey; Court; Speedster needed last, rolls today; 9-5

3 Annuity; Santana; Game off the shelf, will push top choice; 3-1

5 Not Be Forgotten; Thompson; Wide in sprint, could win it all late; 10-1

2 Winning Scoop; Da Silva; Good works for Oaklawn debut, closes late; 9-2

6 Bermuda Lane; Hill; 6-1

7 Courageous Julie; Ocampo; 10-1

8 Cha Cha Ridge; Birzer; 10-1

4 Lady’s Money; Corbett; 12-1

Race 7: 6 Furlongs; Allowance; Purse $58,000; 4 YO and Up

6 Hang Cool; Quinonez; Wire to wire; 2-1

5 Cold Facts; Borel; Adds useful work after closing late; 5-1

1 Masaru; Santana; Finished well in good time, adds useful work; 9-2

9 Divine Thunder; Ocampo; Live longshot sharp in debut, exits fast heap; 30-1

3 Blue Creek; Vazquez; 12-1

8 Titletown Five; Arroyo; 7-2

10 Denali Causeway; Mello; 20-1

2 Call Me Kelly; Tohill; 12-1

7 Rosscat; Roman; 30-1

4 Bruwer Max; Thompson; 15-1

11 Pale Hose; Emigh; 12-1

Race 8: 1 1/16 Mile; Optional Claiming; Purse $59,000; Fillies and Mares; 4 YO and Up

5 Eye Love Jeanie; Quinonez; Closed fast sprinting, adds sharp work & distance; 5-1

3 Call Pat; Birzer; Closed fast vs good field; 4-1

1 Go Go Lolo; Quinonez; 4 of 6 career wins this distance; 5-1

8 Lady Haddassah; Vazquez; Throw out last, likes distance; 9-2

2 Bethany Belle; Martinez; 3-1

6 Cream of Soup; Laviolette; 15-1

4 Owl Moon; Torres; 6-1

7 Allanah; Arroyo; 8-1

Race 9: 1 1/16 Mile; Maiden claiming; Purse $17,500; Fillies and Mares; 3 YO and Up

12 Imma Sexy Bee; Quinonez; Loves to run 2nd, up in time?; 9-2

4 Julie’s Memory; Tohill; Drops to better level for good 2nd back barn; 3-1

3 Sheridan’s Bling; Vazquez; Wide and closing sprinting, back to 2 turns; 8-1

11 Forgiveness; Mello; Drops and gets more ground for hot barn; 6-1

6 Nurse G; Berry; 12-1

7 Ready River; Arroyo; 8-1

9 Lemon Kitty; Loveberry; 20-1

8 Maine d’Or; Kuntzweiler; 30-1

5 Wedding Lass; Laviolette; 10-1

10 Wreath; Morales; 20-1

1 Malahide; Roman; 6-1

2 Gold Raj; Castanon; 10-1

Stats

Thursday Meet

Winners on Top 1/9 27/147

Winners in Top 4 Selections 5/9 108/147

Exactas in Top 4 Selections 3/9 63/147

Trifectas in Top 4 Selections 2/9 25/147