Entries and J’s Picks for Tepin Stakes at Churchill Downs, Saturday, May 23

Race 8. Shawnee Stakes.  For three -year-old fillies at 1 miles on the dirt . Purse $100,000. 

Entries:

PP Filly  Jockey Trainer M/L
1 Oxum Power Joseph Ramos Paulo Lolo 50/1
2 Abscond  Tyler Gaffalione Eddie Kenneally 8/1
3 Walk In Marrakesh  Jose Ortiz Ignacio Correas 10/1
4 Dominga  Shaun Bridgmohan Brad Cox 15/1
 SCR Hendy Woods 
6 In Good Spirits  Miquel Mena Albert Stall, Jr. 15/1
7 Outburst  Javier Castellano Eddie Kenneally 5/1
8 Jezebel’s Kitten   Florent Geroux Brad Cox 15/1
9 Sharing  Manual Franco Graham Motion 3/1
10 Pass the Plate  Jose Leparoux Paul McGee 20/1
 SCR Heir of Light 
12 Moral Reasoning  Joel Rosario Chad Brown 12/1
13 Queen of God  Joseph Talamo Mike Maker 30/1
14 Alms  Paco Lopez Mike Stidham 3/1
15 Eve of War  John Velazquez Todd Pletcher 12/1

Sharing is making makes her first start since capturing the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf (G1T). 

Alms is perfect from four starts. Her post position 14 did not provide her with any favors.

Hendy Woods has two win at the  Fair Grounds.

In Good Spirits showed speed in her two front-running turf wins last fall including a maiden win on this course.

Outburst is two for 2 this year. She won the Florida Oaks (G3) on March 3 and won an allowance optional claiming race on February 7.  She likes to be near the front and the distance should not be an issue.  

J’s Top Three Picks:

    • Alms
    • Sharing
    • Outburst

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