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Tapit Goes for Fourth Belmont Stakes

2019-06-06T10:12:05-05:00June 6th, 2019|

      Always check with Past the Wire for the latest horse racing news and more….. Gainesway's sire Tapit  is certainly in a good spot to make Belmont Stakes (Grade 1) history on June 8 as he could become the second stallion to be represented by four winners since the classic [...]

Belmont Stakes Field Comes Together

2019-06-05T22:44:32-05:00June 4th, 2019|

    The field for Saturday's Belmont Stakes has been drawn. Tacitus, the likely favorite or possibly co-favorite with Preakness winner War of Will drew post 10 on the outside. War of Will is right next to him in post 9 setting the stage for the test of champions and [...]

Another Tapit in the Belmont Stakes?

2019-05-30T09:59:08-05:00May 30th, 2019|

      Will Another Tapit Colt Take the Belmont?   By Peter Lee   When handicappers glance over the field for this year's Belmont Stakes one horse will play a big part in their picks: Tacitus.   Is it because he placed third in the Kentucky Derby? Perhaps. Is [...]

Focus

2019-05-25T07:46:53-05:00May 25th, 2019|

  FOCUS!   #P6K This week's column for AmWager:   I have talked about many aspects of your game and the tools needed in your arsenal to be successful betting on the Sport of Kings. Today seems like s good day to discuss one thing you need that often gets [...]

Who’s Going Where

2019-05-20T18:07:29-05:00May 20th, 2019|

  Past the Wire takes a look ahead at who might be going where in the future months leading up to the Breeders' Cup. Of course nothing is official, and this is horse racing so everything is subject to change in a flash. These are some of projections based on [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Mott, Casse, and Shug Weigh in on Kentucky Derby

2019-05-05T17:23:04-05:00May 5th, 2019|

  We saw one of the most controversial Kentucky Derbies in history. It was a melee of a race with two foul claims and an inquiry. Here is what Bill Mott, Mark Casse, and Shug McGaughey had to say; Bill Mott talks winning the Kentucky Derby: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wdZZQ64o8x0&feature=youtu.be More from Bill: [...]