Tag Archives: Stakes Preview

Ride the Rainbow

We’ve been a little behind in getting some posts up – sadly work and life have gotten in the way – but we’re back for the big Florida Derby Day card at Gulfstream today which includes a mandatory payout (so … Continue reading

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Aqueduct All-Stakes Late Pick-4

Our last post of the day looks at the all-stakes late pick-4 at Aqueduct that finishes with the Gotham, a key Kentucky Derby prep race that came up pretty strong. Let’s go through the sequence. Race 7 (Stymie) – #3 Harlan Punch (3-1) … Continue reading

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Derby Trail Preview: Gotham (G3)

An excellent card at Aqueduct on Saturday wraps up with the Gotham (G3), the local prep for next month’s Wood Memorial. Previously: San Felipe. The race is headed by Firenze Fire, who has been based in New York this winter … Continue reading

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Through the Card – Gulfstream Saturday

HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Gulfstream has put together an excellent 14-race card on Saturday that features nine stakes races, and an excellent three-year old Maiden Special Weight. Race 4 – The Very One (G3) – Fillies & Mares go 9.5 furlongs … Continue reading

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Gulfstream Saturday Late Pick-4

Gulfstream has its typical strong Saturday card with a very interesting late pick-4 that includes two three year old Maiden Special Weight races, one on dirt and one on turf, and the G3 Hal’s Hope that marks the return of … Continue reading

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Saturday Spot Plays

A very good Saturday around the country, including good cards at Fair Grounds and Laurel, was muted just a bit because of a quarantine at New York. 14 New York horses to be scratched from Saturday's Winter Carnival card @LaurelPark … Continue reading

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Gulfstream Late Pick-4

Gulfstream has an all turf late-pick four on Saturday that includes two graded stakes races. Race 9 – The G1 Gulfstream Park Turf is headed by #1 Heart to Heart (5-2), who is looking for an elusive Grade 1 win. The front-runner returned … Continue reading

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Derby Trail: Lewis (G3)

There are three Derby prep races today: the Lewis at Santa Anita, Holy Bull at Gulfstream, and Withers at Aqueduct. We’ll look at the three over our next three posts, starting in California with the Lewis. On paper, this is … Continue reading

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Pegasus Day: Key Horses

Today is the outstanding Pegasus World Cup card at Gulfstream Park. In this post, we will go through the card and find a few horses we’ll key off of in wagers. We’ll come back with another post looking at a … Continue reading

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