2013 Belmont Stakes betting picks

#1 Frac Daddy (30-1): Will gun from the rail, but likely will find that this horse is in over its head for Kenny McPeek and jockey Alan Garcia. #2 Freedom Child (8-1): This one could be a big star down the road, but may be biting off more than he can chew in this spot. […]

2013 Belmont Stakes Picks

2013 Belmont Stakes Picks

I love New York racing and consider it one of my favorite circuits. It is also the location of thousands of dollars worth of winning tickets just last year alone. My second biggest hit of 2012 came in the Vanderbilt Handicap where I nailed winner Poseidon’s Warrior as my top selection. He paid $74.50 to […]

Kentucky Derby 2013 Update 4/29

BLACK ONYX (No. 11) – Sterling Racing’s Black Onyx jogged one mile under exercise rider Aurelio Gomez during the Derby and Oaks session. The Rock Hard Ten colt is officially dark bay or brown but appears black. His coat and overall striking appearance has made him a favorite with fans, especially photographers, who gather to […]

2013 Kentucky Derby Contenders Top 10

2013 Kentucky Derby Contenders

ITSMYLUCKYDAY (Lawyer Ron x Viva La Slew by Doneraile Court): When I picked this horse to win the Holy Bull it was based largely on a recency edge as well as monstrous speed figures. The 111 BRIS figure he earned for his Gulfstream Park Derby win is as big a number as I can remember […]

2013 CashCall Futurity betting picks & tips

Carving will compete in the CashCall Futurity

The CashCall Futurity is the ninth of 10 races from Betfair Hollywood Park on Saturday. The 1 1/16 miles race is the final Grade 1 race of the year for two-year-olds. Bob Baffert has won three of the last four editions of this $750k event and boasts a quartert of runners for the 2012 version. […]