Monthly Archives: December 2017

Sunday at Gulfstream

Saturday was a solid day. We looked at seven races and had two winners ($10 Ghostly Presence in the Tropical Park Oaks and $28 Daring Duchess in the Via Borghese) among just four races to go off. There were cancellations … Continue reading

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Saturday Spot Plays

There is some excellent racing today around the country. Let’s take a look at a few spots. Gulfstream Race 7 (Tropical Park Oaks-1) – They split the Tropical Park Oaks into two divisions, and this one seems to be the … Continue reading

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Saturday Spot Plays

Both Gulfstream and Aqueduct have nice cards on this final Saturday before Christmas. Let’s take a look at a few spots. Aqueduct Race 5 – This is a solid two-other-than allowance race and we want to try #2 Fox Rules (4-1) who is … Continue reading

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Saturday Spot Plays

Let’s look at a few spot plays today at Aqueduct and Gulfstream. Gulfstream Race 7 (G3 Sugar Swirl) – #2 Miss Hollywood (6-1) goes out first time for Mark Casse and comes out of a turf sprint where she ran very well, forging … Continue reading

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Saturday Spot Plays

Let’s look at a few spots today at both Aqueduct and Gulfstream. Aqueduct Race 6 – This is a two-other-than seven-furlong allowance race for NY-breds and there should be a) a fast pace and b) the seven-furlong distance should stretch some … Continue reading

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Sunday at The Big A

Let’s look at a few spots on Sunday at Aqueduct. Race 2 – #4 Coffee Crush (6-1), out of multiple graded stakes winner Wasted Tears, makes her second career start for Jimmy Toner after a slow start and rank debut in which she … Continue reading

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Aqueduct Two-Year Old Stakes – A Delacour Double?

Let’s take a quick look at the two-year old stakes on the Cigar Mile undercard. Both are nine furlong races, the Remsen for the boys and the Demoiselle for the girls. Aqueduct Race 9 (G2 Remsen) – We are going to … Continue reading

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The Cigar Mile

There are just four Grade 1 races left on the calendar, and today’s Cigar Mile is the last one in New York. Typically, the race is run on the Saturday after Thanksgiving, but that would have been just three weeks … Continue reading

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