The 2018 Woodbine Mile runs Saturday from Woodbine Racetrack in Toronto. A nine-horse area will go to publish at 4:48 p.m. ET for the $800,000 race with a berth in November’s Breeders’ Cup at Churchill Downs on the road. Delta Worth, who almost broke the one-mile course report in his lone race at Woodbine on June 30, is the morning-favorite 5-2 Woodbine Mile odds. Oscar Efficiency, the a number of Grade I winner skilled by Brian Lynch and ridden by Jose Ortiz, is the second-biggest favourite at 7-2. Earlier than you lock in your 2018 Woodbine Mile picks, that you must see what legendary horse racing knowledgeable Hammerin’ Hank Goldberg has to say.
If you happen to put $50 on Goldberg’s Preakness picks final yr, you’d have received over $11,000. You’d even be rolling in it in the event you adopted his picks for the Arlington Million in August, as he nailed his exacta by fading the favourite to an enormous payout. He additionally picked a 39-1 horse to point out within the Secretariat Stakes, and that one paid off too.
Goldberg was additionally dead-on in regards to the Haskell Invitational at Monmouth Park, as he nailed the highest 4 horses so as, profitable his exacta, trifecta and superfecta. He even received the Decide Four at Monmouth that weekend. In mid-August, he confidently picked Speed up to take the Pacific Basic. The horse went out and received the Grade I race by greater than 12 lengths.
The explanation Goldberg has been so profitable: He goes straight to the supply. Final yr on the Preakness, for instance, he chatted up Chad Brown, the coach for Cloud Computing, earlier than the race. “He was coaching off the charts, was Chad’s prime horse all yr, and had a tricky journey within the Wooden Memorial,” Goldberg stated. “Brown skipped him for the Kentucky Derby, rested him, and skilled him up for the Preakness.”
When Goldberg realized Javier Castellano was getting off Gunnevera to journey Cloud Computing, the Hammer pounced on the 14-1 lengthy shot to win and put him on prime of his exacta, trifecta, and superfecta bets. Cloud Computing, in fact, surged late and beat Basic Empire in one of the vital thrilling Triple Crown races ever. Senior Funding — a 30-1 lengthy shot on the Preakness odds board Goldberg favored almost as a lot — completed third, giving the Hammer and his followers monster payouts.
A legendary prognosticator and present CBS Sports activities knowledgeable, Goldberg could not have been extra dead-on in regards to the 2018 Kentucky Derby. He picked Justify to win, saying he excelled within the slop. The end result: Justify sloshed to victory over Good Magic within the rain and dust by two-and-a-half lengths. He additionally cashed the Decide 4, Decide 5 and Decide 6 at Pimlico this yr. He adopted that up by pegging Justify because the horse to beat on the Belmont, and everyone knows what occurred.
Now that the 2018 Woodbine Mile lineup is ready, Goldberg is releasing his picks, predictions and unique bets over at SportsLine.
We will inform you he isn’t going with Mr Havercamp, one of many favorites at 6-1. The horse has expertise on this observe and shall be ridden by an area jockey, however Goldberg feels the competitors is just too sturdy right here.
As an alternative, Goldberg is all-in on an underdog with an intriguing X Issue that places him over the sting. He is together with the horse in his exacta, trifecta, and superfecta bets, and so do you have to. Anybody who follows his lead may benefit big-time.
So what are Hammerin’ Hank Goldberg’s 2018 Woodbine Mile picks? And which underdog do you have to again? Try the 2018 Woodbine Mile odds beneath, then go to SportsLine to see Goldberg’s picks for the Woodbine Mile.
Delta Prince (5-2)
Oscar Efficiency (7-2)
Lord Glitters (4-1)
Mr Havercamp (6-1)
Storm Antarctic (8-1)
Good Samaritan (10-1)
La Sardane (15-1)