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Santa Anita Park 4/23 Best Bets of the Day

If it’s a sunny spring time afternoon then the best place to be in southern California is the green grandstand of Santa Anita Park for another day of Thoroughbred race horse excitement! Todays pick 5 starting in the first race was a tough one and it’s tempting to go deep in each leg but hopefully …

Amber Exacta’s 4/22/2107 Picks

Good morning from the ponies at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia California! And maybe a peacock or two visiting from the arboretum across Baldwin Avenue.  Today’s ten race card features three competitive stakes races so let’s dive into a fun filled day of Thoroughbred racing excitement! Race 1 The first race of the day on …

Amber Exacta’s 4/8/2017 Santa Anita Derby and full card Picks

On April 8th it’s once more that gorgeous southern California spring day where we get to run like a racehorse in preparation for the upcoming afternoons Santa Anita Derby. Unless you are me, than you run like a Clydesdale. This afternoon the 82nd Santa Anita Derby will be run in front of the bustling green …

Amber Exacta’s April 1st 2017 Santa Anita Park Picks

What better place to spend a sunny warm southern California afternoon than attending the BBQ championship and watching the ponies at Santa Anita Park! This smoky showdown happens annually every year in the infield as the ponies race around the BBQ championship food trucks. Besides BBQ championship food trucks Santa Anita Park is also hosting …

St Patrick’s Day Picks from Santa Anita Park and Amber Exacta

Santa Anita Park is a fantastic place to spend St. Patrick’s Day! Where else in Southern California and you spend a Friday afternoon having a few beers and watching the ponies with the San Gabriel Mountains as a backdrop? First things first; It’s St Patrick’s Day; Everyone wants to bet on an Irish horse and …