Jeff Siegel’s Blog: Wagering Strategies for October 19, 2016


The selections contained within are geared to rolling exotic players.  The basic strategy is to isolate those horses that should be included in rolling daily doubles, pick-3s, pick-4s, pick-5s, and pick-6.

It is recommended that Jeff’s selections be used to augment the reader’s own personal handicapping, though excellent results can be achieved by applying the exact rolling exotic strategy specified by Jeff’s analysis.  Jeff’s recommended plays are intended for players with a moderate budget; however, the reader is encouraged to adjust Jeff’s wagering strategy to fit their preferred investment level.

Unless otherwise noted, all horses listed in the analysis should be used in rolling exotic play.   Usually there will no more than three horses listed; occasionally, Jeff will go 4-deep in his rolling exotic play and on a very rare occasion he will recommend a “buy the race” strategy.

Top selection indicated in bold-face.

A=Highest degree of confidence.

B=Solid Play.

C=Least preferred, or pass.

X=likely winner but odds will be too short to play.


​Wednesday, October 19, 2016​


RACE 1: Post: 12:55 ET. Grade: B-

Use: 3-Par; 5-Ready Strike

RACE 2: Post 1:28 ET. Grade: B-

Use: 1-Yakov; 2-Lynx; 3-Marriage Fever


RACE 3: Post 2:01 ET. Grade: B-

Use: 2-Bushmill Giant; 5-Uncle Chester; 10-Whatstotalkabout


RACE 4: Post 2:34 ET. Grade: B-

Use: 5-Zen Papa; 7-Grey Glory


RACE 5: Post 3:07 ET. Grade: B

Use: 5-Market Strength; 7-Yowl

RACE 6: Post 3:40 ET. Grade: B+

Single: 6-War of Ideas

RACE 7: Post 4:13 ET.  Grade: C+

Use: 2-Great Stuff; 5-Bond Vigilante; 6-Second City


RACE 8: Post 4:46 ET.  Grade: B-

Use: 2-Bay of Plenty; 3-Night Prowler; 7-Ice Cutter

RACE 9: Post 5:19 ET. Grade: B

Use: 6-Sand City; 8-Cetera; 9-She’s My Ghibli

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