Junior Alvarado

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Tacitus Overcomes Trouble in Wood Memorial

2019-04-07T09:35:39-05:00April 7th, 2019|

    Tacitus, trained by Bill Mott for Juddmonte Farms, and ridden by Jose Ortiz, proved best in a stretch drive with Tax to prevail in the Grade 2, $750,000 Wood Memorial at Aqueduct on Saturday. The early stages of the race were a little messy. The break was uneventful, [...]

Wood Memorial Analysis

2019-04-05T10:28:16-05:00April 5th, 2019|

  Our own George Sette is back with his well thought out and detailed analysis of this major Kentucky Derby prep and points race.   Geo at work ......     Aqueduct Race # 10 $750,000.00  Grade 2 Wood Memorial One Mile & 1/8  Estimated Post Time 6:00PM [...]

Under The Radar

2018-09-09T08:02:22-05:00September 9th, 2018|

    Under The Radar In this week's column for AmWager I take a look at some riders who are as talented as any in the country, but still manage to fly under the radar and produce good prices and value on a somewhat regular basis. I am of the [...]

Another Tough Break for Junior

2017-05-01T10:48:54-05:00May 1st, 2017|

Jockey Junior Alvarado has had his share of setbacks. Most riders have. Junior needs shoulder surgery again following another spill. It looks like he will be out about two months. Triple Crown season is not when you want an injury as a rider, actually no season is, but tough break [...]