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Charlie Cooper’s Oaklawn picks for races on Monday, Feb. 17

Here are handicapper Charlie Cooper’s Oaklawn picks for races on Monday, Feb. 17.

Best Bet: Race 8 Bitters ‘n Bourbon 16-5-5-1

Best Longshot: Race 3 Jesse’s Giacomo 18-1-1-1

No. Horse Jockey Comments for Top 4 Odds

Race 1: 6 Furlongs; Waiver Claiming; Purse $28,500; 3 YO and Up

6 Kenni Rae Martinez Game all 5 starts, goes for 3rd win in a row 9-5

2 Boston Proper Santana Speedster should improve off latest 5-2

3 Slew Slam Loveberry Will love pace today, adds sharp work 3-1

1 Livonzin Canchari In for a tag for 1st time, a factor late 6-1

7 Runs With Bulls Berry 10-1

4 De Score Quinonez 15-1

8 Kiowa Storm Navarro 20-1

5 Jebias Birzer 20-1

Race 2: 6 Furlongs; Maiden Claiming; Purse $22,000; Fillies and Mares; 3 YO and Up

2 Ivy Jo Arroyo Beaten favorite adds blinkers, graduates today 5-2

4 Flutter Thompson Firster debuts in soft field, steady works & Lasix 8-1

6 Where’ssheat Laviolette Any improvement off debut could get it done 5-1

9 A Firm Suspect Birzer Game try in debut while wide 3-1

10 Risky Equity Mello 6-1

1 Runaway Mollie Johnson 15-1

8 Hicks Baby Morales 20-1

11 Dawn’s Destiny Vazquez 12-1

12 Xpensive Wino Court 15-1

7 Gray Lady Partee Halliday 20-1

5 Shesa Jolly Gal Dill 30-1

3 Stage Door Babe Walker 30-1

Race 3: 6 Furlongs; Waiver Claiming; Purse $17,500; Fillies and Mares; 4 YO and Up

3 Jesse’s Giacomo Ocampo Hard trying filly flies late 12-1

2 Befuddler Thompson Game in Oaklawn debut, likes distance 7-2

7 Bless My Halo Quinonez Drops to lowest level ever, adds useful work 6-1

1 Miss Clark County Homeister Speedster working well for Oaklawn debut 4-1

5 Platinum Blue Santana 10-1

12 Desi Dawn Quinonez 15-1

4 Jess N Nat Torres 12-1

6 Slew Water Slew Arroyo 5-1

11 Dixie’s Back Loveberry 8-1

10 Darkest Hour McKee 20-1

8 She Has Bling Vazquez 20-1

9 Deputy Lenda Kay Kuntzweiler 20-1

Race 4: 6 Furlongs; Claiming; Purse $30,000; 3 YO and Up

3 Fight the Power Arroyo Wire to wire 3-1

1 I See Back Court Completes cold exacta 5-2

8 Jimmer Vazquez Drops, adds blinkers and good work 10-1

7 Boardwalk Baron Santana Sharp win in debut dirt start 12-1

4 Mal Guapo Hill 4-1

2 Winning Note Tohill 8-1

6 Da Winner Is Thompson 7-2

5 Kipper Key Laviolette 12-1

Race 5: 1 Mile; Claiming; Purse $20,500; 4 YO and Up

3 Biker Boy Santana Much better than last, 14 of 16 in money distance 6-1

7 Bourbon King Mello Stretches out after good sprint try 6-1

9 Blue Canoe Thompson better than last, dangerous today 12-1

11 Timely Pursuit Emigh Speedster long overdue 9-2

8 Bluedacious Castanon 10-1

6 Senator Dave Martinez 10-1

2 Dynamic Knight Court 6-1

4 Barney Canchari 20-1

10 Quite Spectacular Loveberry 10-1

5 Kissagrey Morales 10-1

1 King Kid Vazquez 20-1

Race 6: 6 Furlongs; Maiden Special Weight; Purse $57,000; Fillies; 3 YO

9 Springsteen Road Hill Sharp in debut, graduation day 8-5

5 Marquee Cal Gal Birzer Pushed top choice throughout debut 5-1

7 Stella Maker Torres Well bred with good works and Lasix for debut 20-1

10 Bluegrass Gin Berry Adds 3 works while heavy bet in debut, new rider 8-1

1 Morning Star Santana 5-1

11 Catherine Eugenia Ocampo 20-1

2 Haveyougoneaway Loveberry 6-1

6 My Star Oasis Tohill 30-1

8 Concert Pianist Court 10-1

3 Maggys Afleet Navarro 15-1

4 Say a Hail Mary Laviolette 15-1

Race 7: 1 Mile; Allowance; Purse $58,000; Fillies and Mare; 3 YO and Up

12 Unbridled Wee Rosario Training sharply for Oaklawn debut, top jock 8-1

3 Sanaaya Hill Very sharp in Oaklawn return, trainer due 9-2

10 Belle Natalie Vazquez Stalker much the best over synthetic track 6-1

8 Cabana Berry Game 3rd this distance vs good field 12-1

2 Majestic Shoes Court 5-1

1 Ode to a Skylark Castanon 7-2

11 Twenty Three Darby Santana 6-1

4 Cypress Pond Quinonez 15-1

7 Flosy Has Atitude Halliday 30-1

6 Zuni Women Thompson 10-1

5 Flattering Touch Corbett 15-1

9 Midnight Sweetie Birzer 30-1

Race 8: 1 Mile; Allowance; Purse $58,000; 3 YO

8 Bitter ‘n Bourbon Hill The one to beat again 3-1

5 All Call Thompson Much the best in debut 8-1

4 Sheltowee’s Boy Navarro Closer adds 2 useful works 5-1

10 A Step Ahead Torres Closed late in Smarty Jones Stakes 6-1

7 Roberto Gato Emigh 2-1

6 Gun Roar Santana 15-1

2 Clever Royal Court 30-1

3 Downey Gap Da Silva 12-1

9 Z Lucky Rosario 15-1

11 Silver Rocket Man Bridgmohan 30-1

1 Jet Cat McKee 20-1

Race 9: 1 1/16 Mi; Southwest Stakes; Purse $300,000; 3 YO

8 Ride on Curlin Borel Easy win in 3 year old debut, adds 2 works 6-1

1 Tanzanite Cat Nakatani Sharp win in Smarty Jones, bred for distance 8-1

2 Tapiture Santana Won grade 2 this distance 3-1

10 Fire Starter Albarado adds bullet after good try, moves late 20-1

7 Strong Madate Rosario 2-1

6 Walt Tohill 15-1

4 Louies Flower Quinonez 12-1

3 Coastline Bridgmohan 8-1

1a Paganol Arroyo 8-1

11 Bourbonize Vazquez 15-1

5 Kendall’s Boy Goncalves 12-1

9 Son of Dixie Berry 30-1

Race 10; 6 Furlongs; Maiden Claiming; Purse $22,000; 3 YO and Up

8 Carpetbagger Navarro Will try to wire them 3-1

4 Skyrunner Torres Beaten favorite had traffic problems 4-1

1 Du Big Canchari Blocked in debut, dangerous today 12-1

3 Commander Luke McKee Drops back to better level 7-2

2 My Rio Chama Thompson 10-1

7 Too Tall Corbett 15-1

10 Gottcha Pharm Court 15-1

9 Proud Twister Vazquez 6-1

5 Razorback Red Santana 12-1

11 Highwaysixtyseven Laviolette 15-1

6 Nate’s Thunder Halliday 20-1

12 Hezarunninjessie Martinez 30-1

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