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Geo’s Preakness Analysis

2019-05-17T04:49:12-05:00May 17th, 2019|

  Once again our Geo Sette brings us his detailed in depth analysis of this year's Preakness. Geo Sette #READY   The 144th Running Grade 1 Purse $1,5000,000.00 2019 Preakness Stakes Pimlico Race # 13 Saturday May 18th, Est Post Time: 6:48PM   I’m happy to say that [...]

Preakness Betting Crib Sheet

2019-05-16T20:37:29-05:00May 16th, 2019|

  2019 Preakness Betting Crib-Sheet Nick D'Agostino We can’t have an American Pharoah or a Justify every year and we appreciate that as horse racing people, but this year’s crop of sophomores has left us completely scratching our heads as to the pecking order. After the one of the most [...]

Baffert on Improbable’s Preakness Workout

2019-05-14T14:43:20-05:00May 14th, 2019|

      Bob Baffert talks about Improbable's work leading into the Preakness: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BHGUC-rfN2c&feature=youtu.be   Always check with Past the Wire for the latest horse racing news…..   The Arm, Be With Us, #MEMBERSHIP  Subscribe to our columns at PastTheWire.com Subscribe to our YouTube channel Past the Wire Like us on FaceBook [...]

Bourbon War Probable for Preakness

2019-05-08T09:05:04-05:00May 8th, 2019|

    Always check with Past the Wire for the latest horse racing news…..   When Bourbon War ran fourth in the Xpressbet Florida Derby (Grade 1) at Gulfstream Park, trainer Mark Hennig did not enter the Bourbon Lane Stable and Lake Star Stable's colt in the Kentucky Derby, opting instead to [...]

More Kentucky Derby Aftermath

2019-05-06T18:08:51-05:00May 6th, 2019|

    The aftermath of the 145th Kentucky Derby mirrors the quote "and the hits just keep on coming." The discussions on social media, radio shows, and even on the news, shows people including industry insiders and experienced horsemen, as well as bettors and fans as divided over the disqualification [...]

Oaks Day Stakes Recap

2019-05-04T01:30:25-05:00May 3rd, 2019|

  Serengeti Empress gets home first in the Kentucky Oaks under Jose Ortiz     Your 2019 Kentucky Oaks winner               In a Kentucky Oaks (Grade 1) that looked on paper to be loaded with speed and begging for a [...]

Smith Replaces Lanerie

2019-05-03T08:35:02-05:00May 3rd, 2019|

  Jockey Mike Smith was not without a Kentucky Derby mount very long. After Mike chose to ride Omaha Beach over Roadster, and Omaha Beach scratched it looked like the Hall of Fame rider would be watching the Derby from the jockey's room. It was announced Friday morning Smith had [...]

A Talk With Victoria Keith

2019-05-02T10:00:32-05:00May 2nd, 2019|

  The following conversation took place just prior to the announcement Omaha Beach was scratched from the Kentucky Derby due to an entrapped epiglottis.    Thank You A. E. Sabo' for the artwork!   A Chat with Fox Hill’s Victoria Keith By Kate Richards              [...]

Kaitlin Free’s Kentucky Oaks Rundown

2019-05-04T16:12:22-05:00May 2nd, 2019|

      Kaitlin Free   Past The Wire’s Kaitlin Free has done an annual preview of the Kentucky Oaks contenders for several years running. This year’s edition will feature each filly with their chances to run well and reasons they may come up short. Contenders will be [...]