Derby trail

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Florida Derby 2019 Preview

2019-03-29T07:35:47-05:00March 29th, 2019|

      Geo Sette   The 68th running Grade One Florida Derby Purse: $1,000,000.00 A Mile & 1/8 March 30th Gulfstream Park Race # 14 Post Time 6:30PM ET   There’s nothing like the feeling of Spring, you can just feel it, there’s greater warmth in the [...]

Jeff Ruby Steaks Preview

2019-03-09T07:51:29-05:00March 9th, 2019|

    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 event will offer points towards the Kentucky Derby on a 20-8-4-2 basis to the top [...]

Tampa Bay Derby Preview

2019-03-09T07:22:59-05:00March 8th, 2019|

    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. Well Defined is the only horse returning from the first Derby prep held at Tampa [...]

Trap Days

2019-03-08T12:57:09-05:00March 8th, 2019|

    In this week's column for AmWager we talk about "Trap Days." Trap Days   By Jonathan Stettin   Those who follow football in the NFL know what a trap game is. That is when a supposedly better team takes a game lightly against a team they are supposed [...]

BACKSIDE BLURBS

2019-03-07T11:04:00-05:00March 7th, 2019|

  Fountain of Youth runner up Bourbon War will be pointed to the Florida Derby. Global Campaign grabbed a quarter badly in the Fountain of Youth. Will have some time off and is off of the Derby Trail. Jaywalk came out of her fourth place in the Davona Dale just [...]

BACKSIDE BLURBS

2019-03-02T05:52:07-05:00March 2nd, 2019|

  Roadster, who was originally Bob Baffert's most highly touted Kentucky Derby prospect this year, returned to the races with a smart win at Santa Anita. The allowance race also featured John Sadler's Nolo Contesto, another three-year old being considered for the Derby Trail. Roadster drew away from him with [...]

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. [...]