Charlie Cooper’s Oaklawn picks for races on Thursday, March 6


Here are handicapper Charlie Cooper’s picks for Oaklawn races on Thursday, March 6.

Best Bet: Race 7 K J’s Sweetater 23-8-6-3

Best Longshot: Race 9 Moroccan Brew 27-2-1-4

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

Race 1: 1 1/16 Mile; Claiming; Purse $18,000; 4 YO and Up

1 D. C. Gene; Arroyo; Game after 13 month layoff, 2 of 4 wins distance; 2-1

1a Dreaminofthewin; Arroyo; Winless over last two years but overdue; 2-1

5 Explosive Force; Quinonez; Wins at 33% clip on fast dirt; 9-2

2 He’s Dangerous; Johnson; Better than last two, blinkers on; 8-1

8 Costly King; Homeister; 3-1

3 Barney R; Canchari; 8-1

4 Baluarte; McKee; 6-1

6 Mr. Barry; Quinonez; 12-1

7 Gentle Ocean; Martinez; 12-1

Race 2: 1 1/16 Mile; Maiden Claiming; Purse $18,000; Fillies and Mares; 3 YO and Up

2 Wedding Lass; Laviolette; Adds sharp work after game try; 5-2

7 Summertime Thunder; Arroyo; Drops after showing4 middle move, adds 3 works; 4-1

9 She’ll Get Even; Johnson; Trainer jockey combo trying to win daily double; 7-2

6 Denali Tizastar; Vazquez; Bred to love the stretch out; 7-2

4 My Sister Nell; Quinonez; 10-1

8 Missemily’schoice; Santana; 15-1

5 Mz Attica; Halliday; 20-1

10 Maine d’Or; Kuntzweiler; 30-1

1 Gold Raj; Tohill; 10-1

3 Wreath; Morales; 20-1

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

5 Goober; Birzer; Throw out last, the one to beat; 3-1

4 Energy’s Pride; Laviolette; Drops after chasing faster; 5-2

7 Hezunusal; Canchari; Dangerous with better break, barn doing well; 4-1

1a He’s a Cat; Mello; Runs well fresh, outside speed; 12-1

9 Primetime Kiss; Thompson; 15-1

8 Nobel Bird; Corbett; 6-1

10 Star Searcher; McKee; 20-1

6 Romeo Romeo; McNeil; 10-1

3 Good Time Coming; Homeister; 20-1

2 Old Bones; Tohill; 12-1

1 Bubba’sthreeangels; Loveberry; 12-1

Race 4: 1 1/16 Mile; Waiver Claiming; Purse $31,500; 3 YO and Up

7 Indycott; Tohill; The call in very competitive race; 4-1

3 Stratocruiser; Navarro; By far leading money winner this distance; 4-1

6 Salsa’s Return; Torres; Lots of trouble in last, moves late; 9-2

5 Barrio Baby; Canchari; Claimed in 4 of last 5 claiming events; 4-1

2 Southern Parkway; Quinonez; 7-2

1 Benergy; Castanon; 9-2

4 Jebias; Birzer; 12-1

Race 5: 6 Furlongs; Claiming; Purse $18,000; Fillies and Mares; 4 YO and Up

7 J Gray; Vazquez; Duplicate of last wins this; 7-2

4 Galloping Domino; Borel; Completes the exacta; 6-1

1 Sheer Joy; Santana; Always gives good effort; 9-2

1a Platinum Blue; Santana; Loves this distance, on the improve; 9-2

8 Ouiser; Mello; 5-2

5 Kid Rockette; Arroyo; 10-1

3 Blessed Moon; Loveberry; 5-1

6 The Barn Manager; Birzer; 10-1

2 Emily’s Sundance; Berry; 10-1

Race 6: 1 1/16 Mile; Claiming; Purse $31,000; Fillies and Mares; 3 YO and Up

3 Distinctly Mine; Hill; Trouble in last, back to better level; 3-1

5 Sparkling Ruler; Emigh; Game both Oaklawn starts; 6-1

1 Electric Temptress; Borel; Could win it all late; 9-2

7 Love My Life; Santana; Speedster missed a check twice; 4-1

8 Chismosa; Quinonez; 6-1

4 Sweets N Treats; Loveberry; 10-1

6 Dubai Blessing; Birzer; 5-1

2 Bonnie Lass; Arroyo; 8-1

Race 7: 6 Furlongs; Maiden Special Weight; Purse $60,000; Fillies and Mares; 3 YO and Up

6 K J’s Sweetater; Court; Graduation day; 2-1

10 Sugar Run Wild; Arroyo; Sharp works with bullets & lasix for OP debut; 7-2

9 Huggins and Kissin; Homeister; Sharp try this level, adds 2 useful works; 7-2

12 Valid Delight; Berry; Good 1st out barn shows bullets & Lasix in debut; 10-1

5 Mary Lou; Canchari; 15-1

2 Country Conceited; Kuntzweiler; 10-1

11 Cindy’s Uproar; Corbett; 15-1

1 Hazelsaidso; Sterniolo; 12-1

7 Daddyslilgirl; Thompson; 30-1

4 Miss Spana; Walker; 15-1

8 Casanova Kiddo; Birzer; 20-1

3 Dian for a Million; Martinez; 30-1

Race 8: 1 1/16 Mile; Optional Claiming; Purse $61,500; Fillies and Mares; 4 YO and Up

8 Tapit’s World; Berry; Game vs tough field, adds bullet work; 9-5

6 Call Pat; Birzer; Missed a check once in career; 3-1

4 Hung the Moon; Quinonez; Throw out last, could be sleeper of the day; 10-1

2 Go Go Lolo; Torres; Wins at 50% clip at distance; 8-1

1 Ode to Skylark; Castanon; 5-2

5 Owl Moon; Laviolette; 12-1

7 I Am Miss Brown; Thompson; 20-1

3 Miss Hockaday; McNeil; 20-1

Race 9: 5 ½ Furlongs; Waiver Claiming; Purse $29,000; 4 YO and Up

2 Moroccan Brew; Martinez; Up in time; 4-1

9 Credit Report; Birzer; Better than last place finishes in last 2, drops; 4-1

1a Total Immersion; Arroyo; Steady money maker will force the issue; 5-2

1 Pure Sovereignty; Arroyo; Has won on all surfaces; 5-2

5 Bubble Conditions; Canchari; 12-1

4 Short Story Long; Santana; 6-1

8 Carlot Cowboy; Ocampo; 6-1

6 Ivan Fallunovalot; Quinonez; 8-1

3 Quality Council; Hill; 12-1

7 Ask Simon; Mello; 15-1

Stats

Sunday Meet

Winners on Top 2/4 55 /252

Winners in Top 4 Selections 2/4 188/252

Exactas in Top 4 Selections 3/4 112/252

Trifectas in Top 4 Selections 1/4 43/252