Tuesday's Best Bet: Whistling Birds ready to take off at Parx

Tuesday’s 9th race from Parx Racing is an optional claiming event for 4-year-olds and up traveling one mile on the main track (Post Time 4:31 p.m. ET).

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#5 WHISTLING BIRDS (7-2) tracked below par fractions, took over, and held on by a neck Feb. 15, and the top two finishers were 8+ lengths in front of the rest. I like his early-pressing versatility in a race with plenty of pace. 

#1 Ruby Bleu (2-1) figures to save ground stalking the pace from the advantageous inside post. He deserves to be the favorite. 

#2 Dirt in Your Face (4-1) is a fresh 8-year-old gelding with early-pressing speed. His last win was a romp at this course and distance. 


#5 to win

Exacta 5/1-2

Exacta 1-2/5

Recent Best Bet Winners

Feb. 13 - PASSIONATE REWARD ($5.80), Exacta ($7.20)

Feb. 17 - GO GOOGLE YOURSELF ($6.20)

Feb. 19 - MISS PERFECTA ($2.20), Exacta ($6.20), Trifecta ($9.30)

Feb. 23 - SIR RICK ($5.40)

Feb. 24 - V. I. P. CODE ($3.80), Exacta ($10.20), Trifecta ($12.40)

Feb. 25 - Play On/Hotshot Anna Exacta ($47.40)

Feb. 26 - NAVY ARMED GUARD ($5.20), Exacta ($26.00)

March 1 - Fashionably Fast/Oliver Exacta ($5.60)

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