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Charlie Cooper’s Oaklawn picks for races on Thursday, April 10

Here are handicapper Charlie Cooper’s Oaklawn picks for races on Thursday, April 10.

Best Bet: Race 1 Rock City Roadhog 44-15-13-5

Best Longshot: Race 3 Our Lucky Lady 46-2-3-6

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

Race 1: 6 Furlongs; Claiming; Purse $18,200; 3 YO and Up

8 Rock City Roadhog; Vazquez; Drops in to win, should be claimed; 3-1

4 Granny Joy; Morales; Completes cold exacta; 6-1

3 Me ‘n My Wildcat; Santana; Back with state breds; 6-1

5 Arky Bill; Loveberry; Speedster will keep them honest; 9-2

2 Hicks Honey; Ocampo; 20-1

9 Hes a Cat; Thompson; 7-2

6 Easily Tricked; Birzer; 20-1

7 Nobel Bird; Corbett; 12-1

1 Road to Reality; Tohill; 20-1

10 Proud Kitten; Arroyo; 20-1

12 Commander Sport; Laviolette; 30-1

11 R Gold Case; Berry; 20-1

Race 2: 6 Furlongs; Maiden Claiming; Purse $35,000; 3 YO

6 Storm Viper; Homeister; Will try to wire them; 3-1

8 Kip; Vazquez; Makes positive barn switch, moves late; 9-2

7 Word Racer; Martinez; Should love the cut back; 4-1

1 Denali South Park; Birzer; Wide and closing in last, gets inside trip; 7-2

3 Johnmack Daddy; Quinonez; 6-1

5 Sir Smart Alex; Ocampo; 6-1

2 Snuff Can; Corbett; 10-1

4 Dmherewittywitty; Laviolette; 15-1

Race 3: 6 Furlongs; Maiden Claiming; Purse $18,000; Fillies and Mares; 3 YO and Up

7 Our Lucky Lady; Martinez; Hoping for clean trip; 6-1

1 Suee’s Here; Borel; The one to catch; 7-2

5 Honorary Gal; Tohill; Good spot for debut; 8-1

11 Distant Cat; Santana; Will stalk pace setter; 4-1

4 Ready River; Birzer; 8-1

12 Ellen Maria; Berry; 10-1

2 Littlebitcranky; McKee; 12-1

3 Oh Boo Hoo; Castanon; 9-2

6 Silver Drop; Vazquez; 20-1

10 Ginger Blue; Canchari; 15-1

8 Calico Rock; Loveberry; 20-1

9 Missemily’schoice; Laviolette; 30-1

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

5 Roy L.; Vazquez; Leading money winner this distance; 5-2

3 I Am Awesome; Arroyo; Loves track and distance; 3-1

2 Kissagrey; Ocmapo; Back to winning level; 6-1

7 Dynamic Knight; Court; On the improve; 6-1

4 Sommer’s Choice; Santana; 7-2

1 Helicat Senior; Quinonez; 10-1

8 Theodore’s Cash; Johnson; 10-1

6 Jumponthebandwagon; Laviolette; 15-1

Race 5: 6 Furlongs; Claiming; Purse $18,500; Fillies and Mares; 3 YO and UP

4 Mary Magdalene; Berry; No excuses this level; 3-1

6 Befuddler; Johnson; Very popular in claiming box; 5-1

7 Jess N Nat; Tohill; Speedster will keep top choice honest; 12-1

9 Movin Empress; Loveberry; Lots of trouble last two starts; 8-1

3 Hidden Edge; Thompson; 7-2

8 Virginia Ann; McKee; 15-1

1 Lemondropspritzer; Birzer; 10-1

5 Joanna’s Rat Pack; Canchari; 12-1

2 My Dear Desert; Corbett; 12-1

Race 6: 1 1/16 Mile; Starter Optional Claiming; Purse $30,000; 4 YO and UP

4 No Spin; Tohill; Steady money maker reclaimed by Hartman; 2-1

2 Perfectly At Home; Borel; Just missed vs top choice; 4-1

1 Flattermejim; Thompson; Back to proper level; 7-2

3 Jail Bell; Santana; Capable of upset; 6-1

5 Another Gear; Vazquez; 6-1

7 Channeling; Johnson; 5-1

6 Kale’s Kourage; Corbett; 15-1

Race 7: 6 Furlongs; Optional Claiming; Purse $61,000; Fillies; 3 YO

5 Silk Purse; Castanon; Back sprinting with bullets; 3-1

12 Midnight Angelus; Berry; Very sharp in debut; 4-1

4 Pink Flash; Birzer; Could win it all late; 10-1

11 SixTonsafun; Canchari; Stalker adds blinkers; 6-1

1 Off Cycle; Borel; 7-2

8 Stormquility; McKee; 30-1

7 Racing Holiday; Loveberry; 20-1

9 Hero Wisdom; Court; 15-1

10 Our Quista; Vazquez; 12-1

3 Witch Alert; Navarro; 15-1

6 Crazy ‘bout Elvis; Santana; 12-1

2 Denali Cat Tale; Tohill; 20-1

Race 8: 1 Mile; Optional Claiming; Purse $61,000; 4 YO and Up

6 Back Forty; Santana; The call in wide open event; 3-1

10 Take It Like a Man; Vazquez; 6 time winner runs well fresh; 4-1

9 Steelman Run; Corbett; Barn could end meet with a bang!; 20-1

1 Double Rah Rah; Court; Inside speedster likes distance; 15-1

8 Platitude; Arroyo; 8-1

5 Go Tiger Jack; Johnson; 12-1

7 Rhetorical; Tohill; 5-1

4 Arborville; Homeister; 5-1

3 Arkansas Martini; Canchari; 12-1

2 Officer Alez; Borel; 10-1

11 King Coral; Loveberry; 20-1

Race 9: 6 Furlongs; Count Fleet Sprint Handicap; Purse $300.000; 4 YO and Up

1 Secret Circle; Garcia; Should handle these with ease; 4-5

4 Alsvid; Tohill; Runner up all four Oaklawn starts; 6-1

3 Heitai; Saenz; Undefeated this season; 9-5

6 Picko’s Pride; Vazquez; Just missed winning this stakes last season; 20-1

2 Apprehender; Mello; 10-1

5 Lemon Drop Dream; Santana; 15-1

Race 10; 6 Furlongs; Maiden Claiming; Purse $18.000; 3 YO and Up

5 Commander Luke; Court; Tried stakes horses last out, back to better level; 5-1

7 We Have Rainbows; Birzer; The one to beat; 5-2

9 Red Yacht; Tohill; Needed last, dangerous today; 8-1

12 Higher Prize; Berry; Drops slightly after game debut; 3-1

3 Huntenmdowdove’s; Borel; 6-1

6 Quickerthanliquor; Morales; 20-1

8 Mister S; Johnson; 12-1

4 Wekiva Hunter; Canchari; 20-1

11 Easter Sunglasses; Haliday; 15-1

1 Proud of Romeo; Loveberry; 15-1

10 Mowindowntheroses; Martinez; 30-1

2 Mi Rocky; Castanon; 30-1

Stats

Wednesday Meet

Winners on Top 2/9 101/447

Winners in Top 4 Selections 5/9 322/447

Exactas in Top 4 Selections 4/9 193/447

Trifectas in Top 4 Selections 3/9 90/446

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