Category Archives: Highlight Horse

Valley View – Defiant Honor Can Get Back On Track

Keeneland runs a very competitive version of the Valley View (G3) today. It’s an 8.5 furlong race for three year old fillies on the firm turf. Valley View (G3) – This races features the top three runners from the Indiana Grand … Continue reading

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Tourist Mile – Flatlined Can Spring Upset

Kentucky Downs runs the first card of their five-day meet today, re-scheduled from Saturday after heavy rain. The feature is the $400,000 Tourist Mile and it drew a solid field of nine. Our pick is #2 Flatlined (6-1) for trainer Scooter … Continue reading

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Showcase Horse – Grand Jete Can Upset Beverly D

Arlington has an outstanding card today that includes the Grade 1 Secretariat Stakes and the Arlington Million, but we’re most interested in the Beverly D, which goes as Race 10. The favorite is likely #4 Dona Bruja (7-2), who has been very … Continue reading

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Friday Showcase Horse – Soar Once More…Can

Let’s look at a good-priced runner in Friday’s third at Saratoga. Race 3 – Maiden Special Weight (F&M, 11 furlongs, turf) – This maiden special weight for marathon fillies features a few runners stretching out and one especially should thrive on … Continue reading

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Taking a Small Shot Against Frostmourne In Kent Stakes

After Frostmourne won the G2 Penn Mile on June 3rd, some thought that a try in the G1 Belmont Derby was in the cards. Trainer Christophe Clement, on the other hand, is taking the more conservative route, sending Frostmourne to … Continue reading

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Sunday Highlight Horse – Cheddar Chub Can Spring Upset Against J-Breds

Monmouth Park has always run a series of Jersey-bred stakes races on dirt, but only one on turf – the Dan Horn. That was was scrapped this year. However, Jersey-breds get on the grass in today’s 8th race, an allowance … Continue reading

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Robert Dick Memorial – Can Tricky Escape Get the Distance?

  The Grade 3 Robert Dick Memorial is an interesting 11 furlong race today at Delaware Park and the longshot we’re most interested in comes out of two 8.5 furlong races. Here is the Eatontown, run last month at Monmouth … Continue reading

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The United Nations – Beach Patrol Vulnerable?

Trainer Chad Brown sends Beach Patrol, out of a fourth place finish in the Grade 1 Manhattan on the Belmont undercard down to the Jersey Shore to run as the favorite in the Grade 1 United Nations on Saturday. He’s … Continue reading

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Saturday Spot Plays

Our last post looked at the Pick-4 today leading into the Penn Derby at Penn National, but there’s a lot more great action around the east coast today. Let’s take a look at a few spot plays we’ll be interested … Continue reading

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