By Bob Bauer
Tampa Bay Downs has nine races on its Friday program. First Post time is scheduled for 12:17 PM.
Conditions are Listed as Fast and Firm
Today's play is in Race 7, a mile and forty yards on the main track for $6250 Claiming older Fillies and Mares. Post time is 3:23 PM. RadioStPete online live coverage, including the call from legendary announcer Richard Grunder will start at 3:20.
JUST A BIT SASSY (7) woke up big-time in her last outing, besting similar rivals as today by almost three lengths with Samy Camacho aboard for the first time. She earned a lifetime best speed figure that is the top in this field. Camacho retains the mount, a repeat of the last effort should beat these. Camacho is locked in a dead-heat race for the leading rider title with Antonio Gallardo. As of this morning, they are tied with eighty-eight tallies each.
THE BET $25 to win on JUST A BIT SASSY (7) and a $3 exacta box with BIG BASE (9) and MARVELLA (3) 3,7,9 Total Bet $43GOOD LUCK
PREVIOUS RESULTS 4/7 Lost $32, the bankroll is now $746.30, from the $1000. start.