Travers week is upon us!

The buzz around the track is electric as we are a mere four days away from the mid-summer derby. Chad brown is one win away from 1,000 career victories and I can see him getting that milestone victory today. Good luck today at the spa!

Brian Mariano's picks
1: no play
2: 5-4-1-7
3: 2-1-6-5
4: 3-1-5-2
5: 8-5-7-2
6: 2-3-9-8
7: 2-10-8-5
8: 2-1-4-8
9: 3-1-6-7
10: 4-10-6-9

.50 Late pick 4 ($17.50)
7: 2
8: All (7)
9: 3
10: 2-4-6-10-11

Best bet: race 7 (2) Emerald Pond
Meet stats: 50-166 (30%) vs. Mike James 25-95 (26%)

Mike James picks
1: no play
2: 8-5-1-4
3: 6-1-2-4
4: 3-5-8-11
5: 5-6-2-8
6: 4-2-7-9
7: 2-8-5-4
8: 4-1-2-8
9: 3-1-7-6
10: 10-4-11-2

50 cent pick 5 ($27)
2: 1-5-8
3: 2-4-6
4: 3
5: 5-6
6: 2-4-7

Best bet: race 9 Mr. Maybe
Meet stats: 12-95 (13%)

Remember you can follow me on Twitter @1045Mariano for all my updated picks and selections, good luck!