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Lasix, The Nitty Gritty

March 24th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

    Lasix- The Nitty-Gritty By: Victoria Paige Galindo   Lasix has been covered head to toe in recent years and even more so now in-light of the influx of horse deaths at Santa Anita [...]

Sunland Derby Preview

March 23rd, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

    Geo at work .........................   George Sette dissects the Sunland Derby for Past the Wire...   Sunday March 24th  The $800,000 Grade 3 Sunland Derby,  Sunland Park, New Mexico 1 & [...]

Louisiana Derby Preview

March 22nd, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

  Once again George Sette has taken his considerable talent to Past the Wire to preview the Louisiana Derby for us.   Our Geo at work   Fair Grounds Race # 13  The [...]

Angles

March 20th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

    In this week's column for AmWager I talk about a few angles I like and that have worked well for me.   Angles   By Jonathan Stettin   There are so many factors [...]

The End

March 18th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

  No, you are not about to enter the Twilight Zone, you are about to read one of the most "Spot On" articles on the Sport of Kings. The End By Charles "Chuck" Simon   [...]

A Conundrum

March 14th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

  Twenty-one (21) fatal breakdowns since December 26th at one meet is a lot by any measure. I'd venture to say that number is too high for it to be coincidental, remaining cognizant that breakdowns [...]

An Epic Distaff

March 13th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

    An Epic Distaff   By Jonathan Stettin       There have been many great horse races that turned into epic battles of heart and will. The 2016 Breeders’ Cup Distaff definitely falls [...]

Unfulfilled Potential

March 11th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

  Unfilled potential: 7 horses who were injured before greatness By Peter Lee   The latest controversy surrounding the deaths of 21 horses at Santa Anita reminds us how fragile horses can be.   A [...]

Jeff Ruby Steaks Preview

March 9th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

    The Jeff Ruby Steaks Preview By: Peter Monaco   The Grade 3, $200,000 Jeff Ruby Steaks (not a typo) will be run at Turfway Park on Saturday, March 9. The 1 1/8 mile [...]

Tampa Bay Derby Preview

March 8th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

    Tampa Bay Derby Preview 2019 By: Peter Monaco   Saturday's Grade 2, $400,000 Tampa Bay Derby will be the last race offering Kentucky Derby points for prep races at the Oldsmar, Florida, track. [...]