Category Archives: Stakes Preview

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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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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Sunday Spot Plays

There’s more solid racing today across the country and we’ll look at a few at Aqueduct and Del Mar. Aqueduct Race 2 – #8 News Anchor (2-1) is the obvious horse to beat but was defeated at 4-5 and 3-5 in his last … Continue reading

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Saturday Spot Plays

Today is a very good day of racing around the country and we’ll try to pick out a few winners here. Yesterday, we had a few nice hits with Small Bear winning at Aqueduct and Seeking the Soul taking the … Continue reading

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Post-Turkey Spot Plays

Let’s look at a few spots for today’s post-Thanksgiving racing at Aqueduct and Churchill Downs. Aqueduct Race 3 (Key Cents) – This is a sprint for two-year old New York-breds and we’ll try #4 Newport Breeze (8-1) who turns back to six furlongs … Continue reading

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Saturday at the Big A

It’s a quiet week around the national racing scene, with big races to come at Aqueduct, Del Mar, and Churchill Downs over Thanksgiving weekend and then the Claiming Crown and opening at Gulfstream Park along with the Cigar Mile card … Continue reading

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Saturday Top Play – You Know Too Can Upset at Laurel

There are some good races around the east coast today including at Laurel where they run several stakes races. We’ve found a 15-1 shot we like in Race 6, the Safely Kept Stakes for three year old fillies going seven … Continue reading

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Breeders Cup Saturday – Classic

Over a four start stretch beginning with the Travers last August and ending with the Dubai World Cup in March, Arrogate treated the racing world to jaw-dropping performance after jaw-dropping performance. Today he makes his final career start, and we’ll … Continue reading

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