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


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

Best Bet: Race 8 Back Off Buddy 28-10-7-3

Best Longshot: Race 7 Serendip 31-2-2-4

No. Horse; Jockey; Comments for Top 4; Odds

Race 1: 6 Furlongs; Maiden Claiming; Purse $18,000; 3 YO and Up

11 Bo’s Shoes; Court; ` Up in time; 9-2

4 Sarah’s Swingtown; Navarro; The one to catch; 6-1

3 Daring Steve; Santana; Better than last try; 6-1

8 Skyrunner; Torres; Speedster adds blinkers and useful work; 7-2

10 Nate’s Thunder; Tohill; 8-1

12 Suspecting Gold; Loveberry; 10-1

1 We Have Rainbows; Thompson; 4-1

9 Muster In; Martinez; 15-1

6 Spitshine; Canchari; 30-1

5 Hunting Gold Motel; Halliday; 15-1

7 Mi Rocky; Joubert; 30-1

2 Billsbyjiminy; Homeister; 30-1

Race 2: 6 Furlongs; Starter Optional Claiming; Purse $27,000; 3 YO

3 Ethical; Tohill; Scratched for this spot; 3-1

2 Starship Ace; Arroyo; Has finished no worse than second; 3-1

7 Swarm; Ocampo; Missed a check once, moves late; 5-2

5 Arnie; Quinonez; For sale for first time; 12-1

1 Retro Ridge; Navarro; 6-1

6 Birdsone; Santana; 5-1

4 Wargamer; Laviolette; 10-1

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

2 My Lucky Rose; Tohill; No excuses this level; 5-2

5 Suee’s Here; Borel; Drops to lowest level ever; 4-1

7 Silver Drop; Santana; Good spot for debut; 15-1

1 Finish With Style; Quinonez; Bullet and Lasix for debut; 15-1

8 Morning Lily; Thompson; 7-2

10 Sherri’s Soup; Vazquez; 15-1

11 Thanxfoursavinme; McKee; 15-1

6 Warren’s My Queen; Walker; 20-1

9 Emma Lea’s Song; Quinonez; 8-1

12 Hobson Grove; Castanon; 10-1

4 Denali Inspired; Mello; 15-1

3 Highest Good; Martinez; 20-1

Race 4: 6 Furlongs; Waiver Claiming; Purse $18,700; 3 YO and Up

4 Miguel Baby; Mello; loves track and distance; 5-2

2 The Mallard Man; Borel; Long time overdue, moves late; 9-2

8 Hesaprivate; McKee; Will have pace to chase down; 8-1

1 Blushing Romeo; Loveberry; Speedster adds 2 useful works, better 2nd race; 7-2

5 Mr. Etbauer; Court; 20-1

12 Tis’ Timeless; Birzer; 8-1

6 Ricks F Sixteen; Halliday; 20-1

10 Half a Well; Canchari; 30-1

7 Commander Sport; Tohill; 20-1

9 Hot Diggity Dog; Homeister; 8-1

3 Indy Trucker; Martinez; 20-1

11 Littlemuddyjack; Cruz; 30-1

Race 5: 6 Furlongs; Maiden Claiming; Purse $40,000; Fillies and Mares; 3 YO and Up

4 Rockport Honey; Court; Wire to wire?; 9-2

9 Misty Journey; Quinonez; Completes the exacta; 3-1

1 Southern Maid; Loveberry; Could blow by them all; 10-1

12 Steel Cut; Navarro; Game speedster in debut, steps up; 8-1

11 Princess Put; Emigh; 15-1

8 Flashy Ride; Arroyo; 8-1

7 Walterra; Borel; 10-1

5 Peaceluvncupcakes; Canchari; 8-1

3 Taylor’s Moonbeam; Quinonez; 6-1

10 Lutethetill; Birzer; 10-1

2 Hard Headed; Johnson; 30-1

6 Run Away’s Sis; Mello; 15-1

Race 6: 6 Furlongs; Claiming; Purse $31,500; Fillies and Mares; 3 YO and Up

7 Ready Express; Thompson; First time for sale; 3-1

8 Heavenly Alibi; Homeister; has never missed a check on dirt; 15-1

9 Born to Jazz; Santana; Should be rolling late; 6-1

6 Pretzel Logic; Vazquez; On the improve; 5-2

5 Glittonthehiway; Arroyo; 6-1

1 Franks Officer Gal; Court; 7-2

2 Ambush Woman; Laviolette; 20-1

4 Holly Go; Loveberry; 10-1

3 Celtic Tigress; Mello; 15-1

Race 7: 1 1/16 Mi; Optional Claiming; Purse $61,000; 4 YO and Up

6 Serendip; Santana; Along in time; 8-1

8 For Greater Glory; Hill; Has lots of back class; 3-1

9 Northern Lion; Arroyo; has never missed a check; 9-2

10 Escape Artist; Berry; Sharp both Oaklawn starts; 4-1

4 Call Me Kelly; Court; 8-1

3 City Connect; Quinonez; 20-1

1 Perfectly At Home; Quinonez; 12-1

5 Proceed Bee; Vazquez; 8-1

11 Finding Candy; Laviolette; 20-1

7 Jack N John; Birzer; 15-1

12 Bruwer Max; Thompson; 30-1

2 Grey By You; Johnson; 12-1

Race 8: 6 Furlongs; Maiden Special Weight; Purse $60,000; 3 YO and Up

5 Back Off Buddy; Vazquez; His best beats these; 7-5

4 Mysterious Promise; Court; Good works and Lasix for debut; 5-1

7 Fionisimo; Johnson; Lots of trouble in Oaklawn debut; 8-1

9 Repent With Me; Mello; Exits key race, dangerous today; 12-1

8 Saketini; Hill; 6-1

6 Big Air; Arroyo; 7-2

1 Stormy Dan; Castanon; 15-1

2 Atomic; Corbett; 15-1

3 Dacin Jimmie; Halliday; 30-1

Race 9: 1 1/16 Mi; Allowance; Purse $61,000; Fillies and Mares; 3 YO and Up

1 Pearl Turn; Ocampo; Adds three good works since good try; 5-2

6 Battle Tale; Quinonez; Worked day before maiden win, rolls late; 12-1

7 Belle Natalie; Vazquez; Back to best distance; 4-1

8 Saturday Storms; Court; On the improve, will force the issue; 10-1

2 Grit and Grace; Johnson; 12-1

10 Twenty Three Darby; Santana; 4-1

4 Unbridled Wee; Arroyo; 5-1

9 Midnight Sweetie; Birzer; 12-1

3 Strike Twice; Berry; 12-1

5 Flosy Has Attitude; Dill; 30-1

Race 10: 6 Furlongs; Claiming; Purse $19,000; 3 YO and Up

7 Bridge of Allan; Quinonez; Drops in to win; 5-1

11 Imperial Crown; Arroyo; Game try this level; 3-1

5 Royal Dehere; Santana; Second leading money winner this distance; 20-1

6 Venture Exchange; Mello; Could fly by them all; 12-1

12 Mr Bluegrass Music; Thompson; 20-1

8 Runs With bulls; Berry; 6-1

10 Appitatacorntamata; Canchari; 10-1

9 Kiowa Storm; Navarro; 15-1

2 De Score; Quinonez; 9-2

4 The Rock Rolls; Birzer; 8-1

3 Glovedon’tfitaquit; Corbett; 15-1

1 Shut down Corner; Laviolette; 15-1

Stats

Thursday Meet

Winners on Top 2/9 66/297

Winners in Top 4 Selections 7/9 221/297

Exactas in Top 4 Selections 5/9 133/297

Trifectas in Top 4 Selections 2/9 55/297

Thursday’s results

Race 1:6 Furlongs; Starter Allowance; Purse $22,000; Fillies and Mares; 4 YO and Up

Winning time: 1:11.49

2-T Jays Affair, Court, 18.80, 4.00, 2.60; 1A-Maybelle Slew, Mello, 2.20, 2.10; Dixie’s Back, Loveberry, 2.20

Race 2: 1 1/16 Mi; Claiming; Purse $29,500; 3 YO and Up

Winning time: 1:45.20

3-Mal Guapo, Hill, 8.20, 4.20, 3.00; 5-Red Wings, Ocampo, 4.20, 2.80, 4-Lasting Impact, Johnson, 2.60

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

Winning time: 1:14.47

5-R Nanalee, Berry, 62.40, 24.60, 15.20; 3-Miss Seven K, Quinonez, 5.80, 5.20; 9-Lost Cat, Corbett, 10.40

Race 4: 6 Furlongs; Claiming; Purse $18,500; 3 YO and Up

Winning time: 1:11.61

2-Thingamajigger, Santana Jr., 4.40, 2.80, 2.40; 5-Geeze Wally, Quinonez, 8.80, 4.20; 3-Steel Guitar, Homeister Jr., 3.20

Race 5: 6 Furlongs; Claiming; Purse $18,200; 3 YO and Up

Winning time: 1:11.92

7-Porter Central, Vazquez, 7.20, 4.00, 3.60; 3-Deadly Card, Canchari, 5.20, 4.20; 1-Jenny’s Touch, McKee, 6.40

Race 6: 6 Furlongs; Allowance; Purse $61,000; 3 YO and Up

Winning time: 1:09.93

6-Ali’s Birthday, Borel, 12.60, 6.80, 4.40; 11-Unzapped, Canchari, 17.40, 8.60; 10-Justa Runner, Santana Jr., 3.00

Race 7: 6 Furlongs; Claiming; Purse $18,200; 3 YO and Up

Winning time: 1:11.98

5-Added Sparkle, Quinonez, 15.60, 6.40, 4.40; 4-Dance Idol, Castanon, 3.80, 3.00; 6-Lost Decade, Emigh, 7.60

Race 8: 6 Furlongs; Optional Claiming; Purse $61,000; Fillies; 3 YO

Winning time: 1:12.38

3-Bread and Butter, Borel, 6.60, 6.00, 4.20; 4-Little Miss Flurry, Court, 16.80, 9.20; 9-Pink Flash, Birzer, 7.80

Race 9: 1 1/16 Mi; Maiden Special Weight; Purse $60,000; 3 YO

Winning time: 1:45.53
4-Russellin, Tohill, 8.00, 3.60, 2.60; 7-Wizardly, Santana Jr., 3.00, 2.40; 6-Robinwood, Canchari, 6.00