Closer is live at Saratoga every Friday and this week we will preview the Alabama on Saturday and look forward to the Travers next week. We will try and pad the bankroll for Saturday with a couple winners on Friday. Good luck at the spa!

Friday Selections

1: 2,1,7,3

2: 6,5,3,7

3: 1,5,6,4

4: 8,2,11,9

5: 6,7,5,3

6: 3,7,1,2

7: 5,3,7,4

8: 5,4,6,2

9: 3,6,1,2

10: 9,1,3,10

Best bet: Race 8 (#5) Ratajkowski

Live long shot: Race 4 (#8) Prairie Fire

Meet statistics

On top winners: 53-218 (24%)

On top in the money: 122-218 (56%)

Top 3 winners: 132-218 (61%)

Best bet: 9-21 (43%)

Live long shots 1-20 (5%)