Horse Racing Betting Picks

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Brown Has Rock Solid Duo in Pebbles at Belmont Park

Three-year-old fillies take center stage at Belmont Park on Saturday including an imposing pair from the Chad Brown barn in the $200,000 Pebbles. Brown sends out the two likely favorites, Rubilinda and Thais in the one-mile turf race that drew a field of nine. Rubilinda makes her first start going long after winning two of […]

West Coast Seeks to Keep Winning Streak Alive in Pennsylvania Derby

The Bob Baffert trained West Coast invades from the west coast and looks for his fifth victory in a row as the 8-5 morning line favorite for Saturday’s $1 million Pennsylvania Derby (G1). The colt has won four in a row, winning the Travers (G1) at Saratoga in his last outing in gate to wiee […]

Kentucky Downs All Stakes Pick 4 Analysis

We go looking for greener pastures and bankroll with an All Stakes Pick 4 at Kentucky Downs with four stakes, three of them graded. The Pick 4 kicks off with the seventh race with a post time of 4:18 CT. The short meeting at Kentucky Downs features all grass racing and big purses. In addition, […]

Coach Lukas Has Chance for Eighth Win in Hopeful at Saratoga

Hall of Fame trainer D. Wayne Lukas looks for his eighth win in the $350,000 Hopeful (G1) with recent maiden winner Sporting Chance as the Saratoga meeting comes to a close on Monday. The $575,000 son of Tiznow took the field gate to wire over the Spa main track on July 22 and makes his […]

Curlin Stakes at Spa Likely to Produce Travers Starters

The marquee event of the Saratoga meeting is the $1.25 million Travers (G1) on Aug. 26 and a group of seven will look to stamp a ticket to the mid-summer classic with a good performance in Friday’s $100,000 Curlin. The Curlin is contested at 1 1/8 miles and is restricted to three-year-olds that have not […]

Abel Tasman Looks Tough as Favorite in Coaching Club American Oaks

The Bob Baffert trained Abel Tasman seeks her third win in a row when she is sent off as the morning line favorite in Sunday’s $300,000 Coaching Club American Oaks (G1) at Saratoga. The filly comes into the race off a victory in the Acorn (G1) at Belmont Park. She won the Kentucky Oaks (G1) […]

Brown Looks for Third Consecutive Lake George Win with Fifty Five

Turf

The 40-day Saratoga meeting gets underway on Friday with a pair of stakes races including the $150,000 Lake George (G3) where last year’s leading trainer Chad Brown seeks his third consecutive victory in the race with Fifty Five. Brown won his first training title at the Spa meeting last summer and ended up as the […]

West Coast Looks Tough as Chalk in Los Alamitos Derby

The Bob Baffert trained West Coast leads a field of eight three-year-olds going in Saturday’s $200,000 Los Alamitos Derby (G3). The Hall of Fame trainer has won this race six times since 2000. The race was formerly called the Swaps Stakes and was run at the now shuttered Hollywood Park. The list of horses that […]

Looking for Quality in State Dinner at Belmont Park

Belmont Park Race Track

A field of nine line up in Monday’s feature at Belmont Park, the $100,000 State Dinner which is for four-year-olds and upward which have not won a stakes race in 2017. The Michelle Nevin trained Touchofstarquality is the 5-2 morning line favorite and appears to be the one to beat in the 1 1/16 mile […]

Unchained Melody Makes Stakes Debut in Mother Goose at Belmont Park

A field of seven three-year-old fillies take to the track at Belmont Park on Saturday in the $250,000 Mother Goose (G2) at 1 1/16 miles on the main track. Unchained Melody (7-2) makes her stakes debut for trainer Brian Lynch. She was an impressive winner against first level optional claimers over the Belmont Park main […]