Belmont Stakes

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Fountain of Youth 2019

2019-03-01T13:11:33-05:00March 1st, 2019|

  Geo Sette   400,000 Grade 2 Fountain Of Youth Stakes,  Gulfstream Park Race # 13,   Mile & 1/16th EST Post Time 5:32 pm I have always been intrigued with this race. I feel it is truly the beginning of what is always a compelling spring for three-year-olds. [...]

Great Too Early

2019-02-26T19:21:13-05:00February 24th, 2019|

    Great Too Early: Five 2-Year-Olds Who Failed as 3-Year-Olds By: Peter Lee   In the book American Pharoah, author Joe Drape recounts an incident in which Vinery Farm manager Frances Relihan, impressed with American Pharoah's smooth movements, appetite and maturity, called owner Ahmed Zayat about the colt. Even [...]

A Jewel of a Duel by Nick Costa

2019-02-24T09:25:17-05:00February 24th, 2019|

  A Jewel of a Duel By Nick Costa   This is not the first time Past the Wire featured what was perhaps the best running of the Preakness, and one of the best Triple Crown races ever. Our own Jonathan Stettin discussed this race at length with winning rider [...]

Ghost Trophy by Nick D’Agostino

2019-01-31T12:59:15-05:00January 31st, 2019|

  Ghost Trophy   By: Nick D’Agostino   It had come to my attention that one of the 13 Triple Crown trophies had shown up in of all places, a Las Vegas pawn shop. It wasn’t just your average pawn shop, it was none other than Rick Harrison’s Gold and [...]

Crystal Balls

2018-06-07T11:10:57-05:00June 7th, 2018|

In this week's Past the Wire column for AmWager Jonathan Stettin talks early Belmont selections and more...... Read Crystal Balls here.....