Ricardo Santana Jr.

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Jockey Shuffling

2019-04-16T11:24:21-05:00April 16th, 2019|

The major jockey decision in this year's Kentucky Derby is that of Mike Smith and whether he rides Roadster for Bob Baffert, or Omaha Beach for Richard Mandella. Mike has long standing strong ties with both barns however one would think at this point in Mike's story book career he [...]

Mitole Uses Speed

2019-04-14T07:26:03-05:00April 14th, 2019|

    Mitole used his speed and affinity for both Oaklawn Park and the slop to take the Grade 3 Count Fleet Stakes. Going wire to wire in the sloppy going Mitole denied runner-up Whitmore becoming the first three time winner of the Count Fleet. Whitmore won back to back [...]

Review and Preview the Southwest Stakes with Gino

2019-02-17T13:02:18-05:00February 17th, 2019|

      Gino Buccola reviews the Fair Ground Stakes and previews the Southwest Stakes from Oaklawn Park on Monday: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RiC-_IWyrtQ             The Arm, Be With Us, #MEMBERSHIP  Subscribe to our columns at PastTheWire.com Subscribe to our YouTube channel Past the Wire Like us on [...]

The Risen Star Stakes 2019 by Nick D’Agostino

2019-02-15T11:28:38-05:00February 15th, 2019|

  Risen Star Stakes Preview By: Nick D’Agostino   On Saturday, the Fair Grounds will host the Grade 2, 1-1/16th, $400,000 Risen Star Stakes, which will be the first Kentucky Derby prep race this year offering a larger number of points towards the big party on first Saturday in May. [...]

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 [...]

Ricardo Can Ride

2017-10-28T13:04:15-05:00October 28th, 2017|

The secret has been out a while on Ricardo Santana Jr., he can ride. I am not surprised in the least he is taking down his first Keeneland riding title. Read more about Ricardo here.......