Wednesday's Best Bet: Mr Dumas under wraps in Mystic Lake Mile

Wednesday’s seventh race from Canterbury Park is the $100,000 Mystic Lake Mile for three-year-olds and up traveling one mile on the turf course (Post Time 9:14 p.m. EDT).

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No. 6 Mr Dumas (4-1) is a consistent turf performer with tactical speed. There is plenty of pace to chase in the paper race and he should get a jump on the deep closers. John Ortiz shows a profit with shippers and short layoff runners. 

No. 7 Tut’s Revenge (5-1) smartly captured his last pair including a stakes win in the local mud May 25. The early-pressing type landed the show in this event last year. 

No. 8 Goalie (12-1) returns to turf and cuts back from marathon distances. He was a competent late runner on turf in California and might be able to rally for a share. 

No. 1 Street Ready (8-1) and #2 Spanish Kingdom (6-1) can compete for trifecta awards from off the pace. One or both might work out comfortable inner trips behind the speed. 

Wagers: 

No. 6 to Win

Exacta Box 6-7

Trifecta 6-7/1-2-6-7-8/1-2-8

Recent best-bet winners

June 1 - Nice Ace/Ribbons and Medals/Press Snooze Trifecta ($23.80)
June 3 - Buy Land and See ($2.80)
June 9 - Two of a Kind ($6.50)
June 10 - Loft ($7.40)
June 13 - Easy Day/Appealing Future/Big City Bob Trifecta ($93.80)
June 17 - Redline ($6.00)
June 18 - Private Mission ($4.80), Trifecta ($46.80)
June 21 - Grounded/Nice Ace/Patriot Drive Trifecta ($85.40)

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