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Whitney Stakes 2019 Analysis

2019-08-01T20:29:44-05:00August 1st, 2019|

Saratoga Race # 9, The 92nd Running of the Grade One Whitney Stakes,  Purse $1,000,000.00 9 Furlongs (One Mile & 1/8th) for horses 3 & up. Estimated Post Time: 5:46PM. Coverage Live on NBCSN FROM 5:00pm To 6:00pm EST.         Saratoga Whitney Stakes Analysis by Geo Sette.  [...]

Peter Lee’s Top 20

2019-07-20T10:57:10-05:00July 19th, 2019|

In 1999, the Blood-Horse published a list of the top 100 American racehorses of the 20th century, which caused a great deal of discussion (Man o'War ahead of Secretariat? Ruffian at only #35?). We're almost one-fifth of the way through the 21st century; what horses may make the Blood-Horse's top [...]

Three Year Olds With Derby Dreams Prepping

2018-01-13T14:41:31-05:00January 13th, 2018|

Three year olds with or looking to catch Kentucky Derby fever are prepping this week at the Fair Grounds, Aqueduct, and Oaklawn Park. There is a long way to go and an awful lot can happen but it is time to start paying attention. Pay attention to the improving horses [...]

No Apology Necessary

2019-06-05T09:37:24-05:00January 4th, 2014|

    Here it is. The very first column written by Jonathan Stettin. This was the "piece" that started what is now Past the Wire and Jonathan's weekly columns on the Sport of Kings. The column was written as a guest column on Dan Tjordman's old site "Danonymous Racing." It [...]