Profile Picture: Keeler Johnson

Keeler Johnson

J. Keeler Johnson (also known as “Keelerman”) is a writer, blogger, videographer, handicapper, and all-around horse racing enthusiast who was drawn to the sport by Curlin's quest to become North America's richest racehorse.

Belmont Park: How to bet the Independence Day multi-race wagers
Belmont Park: How to bet the Independence Day multi-race wagers

2020-07-03T22:14:30.916ZKeeler Johnson

The Independence Day card at Belmont Park is packed with graded stakes races, including a quartet comprising an all-stakes Pick 4 at the end of the afternoon.
How to bet the Suburban Stakes
How to bet the Suburban Stakes

2020-07-03T22:06:30.281ZKeeler Johnson

The historic $200,000 Suburban (G2) at Belmont Park will be renewed for the 134th time on Independence Day, and the 1 1/4-mile event is shaping up to be a great betting race.
How to bet the 2020 Los Alamitos Derby
How to bet the 2020 Los Alamitos Derby

2020-07-03T14:55:12.693ZKeeler Johnson

Bob Baffert has won four of the last six editions of the $150,000 Los Alamitos Derby (G3) at Los Alamitos, and the trainer has a strong chance to nab another victory Saturday.
BetAmerica’s horse racing pick of the day: July 3, Belmont Park
BetAmerica’s horse racing pick of the day: July 3, Belmont Park

2020-07-03T14:37:02.829ZKeeler Johnson

Weekday picks and plays for Thoroughbred racing.
How to bet the 2020 Metropolitan Handicap
How to bet the 2020 Metropolitan Handicap

2020-07-02T21:03:33.906ZKeeler Johnson

As usual, a deep field has been entered to contest the $500,000 Metropolitan H. (G1) on Independence Day at Belmont Park.
BetAmerica’s horse racing pick of the day: July 2, Belmont Park
BetAmerica’s horse racing pick of the day: July 2, Belmont Park

2020-07-02T14:32:17.810ZKeeler Johnson

Weekday picks and plays for Thoroughbred racing.
BetAmerica’s horse racing pick of the day: July 1, Gulfstream Park
BetAmerica’s horse racing pick of the day: July 1, Gulfstream Park

2020-07-01T14:32:30.771ZKeeler Johnson

Weekday picks and plays for Thoroughbred racing.
Kentucky Derby contender profile: Dean Martini
Kentucky Derby contender profile: Dean Martini

2020-06-30T16:53:15.107ZKeeler Johnson

It’s rare for a horse to lose its first seven starts and then progress to the point of winning a graded stakes race, but Dean Martini has defied typical norms to emerge as a viable contender for the 2020 Kentucky Derby.
Under-the-radar Kentucky Derby contenders, volume 22
Under-the-radar Kentucky Derby contenders, volume 22

2020-06-30T15:53:08.180ZKeeler Johnson

A weekly look at under the radar 3-year-olds who could step up and make an impact on the Road to the 2020 Kentucky Derby.
BetAmerica’s horse racing pick of the day: June 30, Gulfstream Park
BetAmerica’s horse racing pick of the day: June 30, Gulfstream Park

2020-06-30T14:47:06.336ZKeeler Johnson

Weekday picks and plays for Thoroughbred racing.
The Derby Decimal Classifications: June 30
The Derby Decimal Classifications: June 30

2020-06-29T15:59:59.815ZKeeler Johnson

A by-the-numbers review of the latest news and developments on the Road to the 2020 Kentucky Derby.