By Bob Bauer
Conditions are listed as Fast nd Frm for Sunday a Tampa Bat Downs
Today’s play is in Race 5, Post time is scheduled for 2:12 PM. Live coverage on RadioStPete online starts at 2:10. Four year-olds and up will spar a mile and forty yards under $8,000 claiming NW3L conditions.
MIGHTY GHOST (5) is in a very good spot to score as this son of GHOSTZAPPER drops to face $8,000 rivals for the first time. Most recently, he raced against $25,000 company. Trainer Darien Rodriguez wins at 29% when he drops a runner two levels and 26% on the second start after a layoff, which is exactly the situation here. Top notch rider Antonio Gallardo has the mount.
THE BET $20 to win on MIGHTY GHOST (5) and a $3 exacta box with VALIANT VIRTUE (2) and SILVER EDGE (8) 2,5,8 Total Bet $38 GOOD LUCK!!
PREVIOUS RESULTS 1/16 A rough betting day. Our runners were close in every race, but not on the wire. Collected only $7.40 from $96 in bets, a loss of $88.60. The bankroll is now $880.30