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The Kentucky Derby Pick-4

Let’s take a look at the daunting pick-4 sequence that ends on the Kentucky Derby. Our full Derby preview and write-up can be found here. The sequence includes Races 9 – 12 – the American Turf, Pat Day Mile, Turf … Continue reading

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The Run For the Roses

It’s time for the 144th Run for the Roses. The Kentucky Derby is Saturday at Churchill Downs, and as usual, a contentious field of 20 has been assembled to go 10 furlongs for a spot in the history books. It’s been … 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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Handicapping the Kentucky Derby

The biggest race of the year is also the biggest handicapping puzzle of the year. This year’s Kentucky Derby is as wide open as a Derby gets, certainly not a surprise after a roller coaster of a prep season. Thus, … Continue reading

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Handicapping the Kentucky Oaks

Churchill Downs has drawn both the Friday Kentucky Oaks and Saturday Kentucky Derby cards, and it’s a horseplayer’s delight. Over the next few days, we’ll have horse by horse analysis of the Oaks and Derby plus a few stakes spot … Continue reading

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