BARN Archive

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DateGuestDescription
July 27, 2017 Liz CrowWe recap the Honorable Miss Stakes from Saratoga, the Cougar II from Del Mar, and we’re joined by Liz Crow of BSW Bloodstock and Elite Sales to talk about the bloodstock business, her career in racing, and much more!
July 26, 2017Gabe PrewittWe discuss today’s Honorable Miss Stakes, recap the Prince of Wales Stakes, and welcome in Gabe Prewitt to talk Meadowlands, Pompano, and more harness racing.
July 25, 2017 Frank
Mirahmadi
We’re joined by Monmouth Park announcer Frank Mirahmadi who joins us for a full hour talking about the upcoming Haskell, his career, sharing stories, and so much more!
July 20, 2017Joseph MiglioreWe look back at opening day at Del Mar and welcome in Joseph Migliore from West Point Thoroughbreds to talk about being a jockey’s son, working for West Point, and his recent run in the World Series of Poker!
July 19, 2017Chad SummersWe remember Ben’s Cat and discuss the reaction to his untimely passing. Then we welcome in trainer Chad Summers to talk about his big horse Mind Your Biscuits, his career in the sport, and much more!
July 18, 2017Brad CoxWe discuss the opening day card at Del Mar and also welcome in trainer Brad Cox to talk about some of his star horses, training with multiple stables, his career path, and much more!
July 13, 2017Paul MattiesWe’re joined by 2016 NHC champion and professional horseplayer Paul Matties to talk about Saratoga, being a professional horseplayer, and so much more!
July 12, 2017Blake
Shinn
We’re pleased to welcome in jockey Blake Shinn who has been riding this summer at Arlington Park. Blake is a Melbourne Cup winning rider who is based in Sydney, Australia. We talk Australian racing, Arlington, and much more!
July 11, 2017Peter LurieWe’re talking Indiana Derby weekend, broadcasting, and about decades working in the racing business with Peter Lurie. We also discuss Songbird’s upcoming race and talk about Ed Burgart’s retirement.
July 7, 2017 Alyssa
Ali
We’re joined by Arlington Director of Marketing and On Air Host Alyssa Ali to discuss the big weekend coming up at Arlington Park, her career in racing, plus a special trivia gameshow!
July 5, 2017Jessica PaquetteWe recap all the 4th of July action from Belmont and Gulfstream and welcome in Jessica Paquette from Suffolk Downs to talk about their opening weekend festival, Boston movies, and much more!
June 29, 2017Ed DeRosaWe look back at the career of Better Talk Now and welcome in Ed DeRosa to the show to talk about a wide variety of racing topics.
June 28, 2017Jason
Blewitt
We discuss the retirement of Ben’s Cat and welcome in Gulfstream Analyst Jason Blewitt to talk about Summit of Speed Day, his new job at Gulfstream, his time at NYRA, and much more!
June 27, 2017 Katie ClawsonWe welcome in Indiana Grand leading rider Katie Clawson to discuss her big start to the IG meet, her young career, and more. Jason also gives his takes on public handicappers and tracking their success.
June 22, 2017 Matt HookWe preview the upcoming Ohio Derby with Thistledown announcer Matt Hook who joins the show. We talk about the Derby, racing at the Big T, Matt’s career and more!
June 21, 2017Alan DenkensonWe welcome longtime professional bettor Alan Denkenson into the BARN to discuss being a pro-gambler, stories from the races, getting the “best of it” and much much more!
June 20, 2017Sean FeldWe’re talking Royal Ascot today on the show as we’re joined by owner Sean Feld whose horse Miss Temple City runs in the Queen Anne Stakes at Royal Ascot today. We also are joined by our resident European handicapper Billy the Brit.
June 13, 2017Jon HardoonWe welcome in Jon Hardoon from the Ragozin Sheets and the Roger Stein Show joins the program to talk about Belmont weekend, the Stein Show, Sheet handicapping and much more.
June 9, 2017BARN
Jury
We take a look back at the Thursday action from Belmont as well as the career of the mighty Holy Bull who passed away yesterday. Then the BARN Jury comes in to discuss their Belmont plans and more!
June 8, 2017 Belmont RoundtableOur Roundtable crew is back as Michelle Yu and Merv Huber join Jason to talk all about the contenders in this weekend’s Belmont Stakes.
June 7, 2017 Nick TammaroWe’re joined by handicapper Nick Tammaro to discuss the Belmont Stakes weekend, the Triple Crown series, and even some Sopranos.
June 6, 2017Andy SerlingWe’re joined by NYRA Analyst Andy Serling to discuss all the Belmont doings as we enter one of the biggest weekends of the year in New York.
June 2, 2017Joe Bravo & BARN JuryWe wrap up the week with jockey Joe Bravo joining the show to talk all about his wonderful career, racing in New Jersey, and much more. Then the BARN Jury discuss races they wish they would have gone to.
June 1, 2017Nik JuarezWe look ahead to the big weekend stakes races at both Santa Anita and Penn National and welcome in jockey Nik Juarez to talk about his riding career, coming back from injuries and much much more!
May 31, 2017 Andrew WrightWe discuss the new NTRA Top 10 poll and welcome in professional baseball player Andrew Wright to talk about life in pro ball as well as being a horse racing fan and horseplayer.
May 26, 2017Michelle Yu & BARN Jury It’s Friday so we preview the holiday weekend and Michelle Yu joins us for her weekly Daymaker play. Then the BARN Jury talk about their holiday weekend plans and much more!
May 25, 2017Scott ShapiroWe’re talking about the big Santa Anita Gold Cup Day card on the show as we’re joined by handicapper Scott Shapiro to discuss West Coast racing, the Gold Cup, and all the Saturday stakes at Santa Anita.
May 24, 2017Jeremy Balan & Mike BozichA double guest Wednesday on the show as Jeremy Balan joins us from the Bloodhorse to recap his trip to the Preakness and all the events surrounding that. Then Mike Bozich of Post Time w/ Mike and Mike joins us to talk Molson Pace.
May 23, 2017Jonathan HorowitzToday we’re joined by Jonathan Horowitz from Arapahoe Park to discuss racing in Colorado as well as their Emmy nominated TV show, racing at elevation, and much much more!
May 19, 2017BARN
Jury & Michelle Yu
It’s Friday so it’s our weekend preview show with Michelle Yu and her Daymaker play and the BARN Jury giving their Preakness weekend predictions.
May 18, 2017Preakness RoundtableMichelle and Merv are back as they join Jason for a Preakness Roundtable, discussing and dissecting all angles of the upcoming Preakness Stakes.
May 17, 2017Paul AllenJason talks about “new shooters” in the Preakness and is then joined by the longtime announcer for Canterbury Park and the Minnesota Vikings Paul Allen to talk about his career in racing, radio, football and much more!
May 16, 2017Brendan WalshJason recaps the news of the day and is joined by trainer Brendan Walsh who discusses his Preakness starter Multiplier as well as some of his other barn stars.
May 15, 2017Weekend RecapWe look back at the weekend including Preakness news updates, stakes action from Belmont and Santa Anita, and much more!
May 12, 2017Michelle Yu & BARN JuryWe’re joined by Michelle Yu who gives us her weekly Daymaker play and the BARN Jury discuss their most embarrassing moments at the track!
May 11, 2017Dave RodmanWe discuss the weekend’s stakes action, debut a new song parody, and we’re joined by the voice of Maryland Dave Rodman to talk about the upcoming Preakness and more!
May 10, 2017Alicia Hughes & Steve PeeryA special double-guest Wednesday on the BARN as we catch up with all the Derby and Preakness news with Alicia Hughes from the Bloodhorse. Then Steve Peery, one of the people who do the charts for the Kentucky Derby joins us to discuss making the most important chart of the year.
May 9, 2017Emily GulliksonWe continue our recap of the Derby as we’re joined by Trip Handicapper and Analyst from Optix Emily Gullikson to discuss the various trips of the Kentucky Derby and much more!
May 4, 2017Kentucky Derby RoundtableOur Roundtable panel is back as we go through all the horses in the Kentucky Derby and decide who are contenders, pretenders, and much more!
May 3, 2017Kentucky Oaks RoundtableWe go in depth discussing the Kentucky Oaks with our Roundtable Regulars Michelle Yu and Merv Huber-Calvo.
May 2, 2017Jill Byrne & BetWithKevinJason plays some Derby trivia and welcomes in Jill Byrne from Churchill Downs to discuss the upcoming Kentucky Derby. Then the official “clocker” of the BARN Kevin Schnoor joins the show to give his Derby workout analysis
April 28, 2017Michelle Yu &
BARN Jury
We discuss the upcoming weekend including the San Francisco Mile at Golden Gate Fields. Michelle Yu joins us for her weekly Daymaker segment and the BARN Jury discuss their favorite moments of the Derby Trail.
April 27, 2017 Tyler BazeJason debuts a new segment called “Get Off My Lawn” and welcomes in jockey Tyler Baze to talk about riding in Southern California, going on the road to ride, and much more!
April 26, 2017 Norman CasseWe’re joined by Norman Casse to talk about Classic Empire as he comes up to the Kentucky Derby. We also talk Tepin, La Coronel, Salty, and of course…..State of Honor!
April 25, 2017Travis
Stone
We kick off the show with a recap of the Hall of Fame announcement and all the news of the day. Then Travis Stone joins the show to talk about announcing the Kentucky Derby, the Derby Trail thus far, and much more!
April 21, 2017Michelle Yu &
BARN Jury
We wrap up the week with our VIP Manager Michelle Yu giving us her Daymaker play for the Charles Town Classic. The BARN Jury goes in session to discuss whether they love or hate all the pre-Derby mayhem.
April 20, 2017Dan TordjmanWe discuss the Charles Town Classic and Illinois Derby to open up the show. Then Dan Tordjman from America’s Best Racing comes on to discuss Derby Prep Season, his racing travels, Equestricon, and more!
April 19, 2017Ryan Thompson and Nicole Marie/a>We look back at the career of the mighty Tepin who retired on Tuesday and welcome in the photography duo from Chicago, Ryan Thompson and Nicole Marie to talk about their great work in the Windy City and more!

April 18, 2017 Bill DownesWe discuss the Kentucky Derby point standings and welcome in Bill Downes from Indiana Grand to talk about their opening day, calling the races there, and much more!
April 14, 2017 BARN
Jury & Michelle Yu
Jason discusses the weekend ahead at Keeneland and is joined by Michelle Yu who gives us her Daymaker for the Arkansas Derby. Then the BARN Jury discuss their favorite Kentucky Derbies.
April 13, 2017Dan CroninJason discusses the Arkansas Derby draw and is joined by handicapper “Keeneland Dan” Cronin to discuss the big Kentucky meet, this weekend’s races, and much more!
April 12, 2017 Megan DevineJason looks ahead to a big Friday of racing at Oaklawn and Keeneland and is joined by Santa Anita Television Analyst Megan Devine to discuss the big weekend at Santa Anita, her first year working there, and much more!
April 11, 2017Dawn LupulJason recaps the news of the day and is joined by Woodbine television analyst Dawn Lupul to discuss Woodbine's opening day, her off season, and much more!
April 7, 2017Michelle YuA fun Friday in the BARN as we're joined by our own Michelle Yu for her Daymaker and some Karoake Stories. Then the BARN Jury discuss their contenders and pretenders for the upcoming weekend action.
April 6, 2017Marty McGeeWe preview the Santa Anita Derby and then talk with Marty McGee from the Daily Racing Form to discuss the upcoming weekend at Keeneland and more!
April 5, 2017Joe WitheeJason is joined by longtime Emerald Downs stalwart Joe Withee to talk about the upcoming season which opens up on Saturday at the Washington State oval and much more!
April 4, 2017David AragonaJason is joined by TimeFormUS NYRA Analyst David Aragona to talk about the switch to the outer track at Aqueduct, the Wood Memorial, and horseplayer psychology.
March 31, 2017Michelle YuWe preview the weekend and talk with Michelle Yu about her trip to Dubai and her weekly Daymaker selection. Then the BARN Jury come on to discuss where they're at with their Derby picks at this point in the trail.
March 30, 2017Alicia HughesJason previews the Florida Derby and is joined by Racing Editor from the Bloodhorse Alicia Hughes to discuss her trip to Dubai, racing journalism, and much more! Plus a new song about the Kentucky Derby!
March 29, 2017Acacia CourtneyJason discusses all the news around the Derby Trail and is joined by Gulfstream television host and analyst Acacia Courtney to talk about the upcoming Florida Derby and more!
March 28, 2017Heath BelvoirJason discusses the recent Turf writer wars and is joined by chartcaller Heath Belvoir to discuss the big weekend coming up at Fair Grounds and much more!
March 24, 2017Merv HuberJason previews the Sunland Derby and is joined by Merv Huber who gives us this weekend's Daymaker play. Then the BARN Jury says farewell to Sam Sam the Syrup Man.
March 23, 2017Gino BuccolaJason welcomes in Gino Buccola as the guys handicap and discuss the Dubai World Cup, Spiral Stakes, and the Sunland Derby. And maybe 2 minutes of WWE discussion.
March 22, 2017Dale RomansJason is joined by trainer Dale Romans to discuss his training career, his Derby contender J Boys Echo and much more!
March 21, 2017Jimmy McNerneyJason is joined by Turfway Park announcer Jimmy McNerney to discuss the upcoming Spiral Stakes, calling races at his hometown track, being a jockey agent and more.
March 16, 2017Donald HarrisWe look ahead to the big Saturday card at Oaklawn and are joined by Oaklawn based clocker Donald Harris to talk about how some of the horses are working coming into the Rebel Stakes.
March 15, 2017Phil D'AmatoJason recaps the news of the day including Billy the Brit's big win at Cheltenham. Then trainer Phil D'Amato joins the show to talk about Midnight Storm's run in the Big Cap, his training career, and much more!
March 14, 2017Mike JamesonJason discusses the Cheltenham festival which kicks off today and has a greyhound roundtable with guests Palm Beach Jason and the voice of Palm Beach Kennel Club Mike Jameson.
March 10, 2017Michelle YuJason previews the Santa Anita card and discusses Silksgate and is then joined by BetAmerica VIP Manager Michelle Yu for her daymaker segment. Then the BARN Jury discuss who they'd put in the racing Hall of Fame.
March 9, 2017Mark HennigTrainer Mark Hennig joins the show to talk about his horse in the Tampa Bay Derby, Beasley. We also talk about his long career, working for D. Wayne Lukas and much more.
March 8, 2017Ian WilkesJason is joined by trainer Ian Wilkes to talk about his training career, his Derby hopeful McCracken, winning the BC Classic and much more!
March 7, 2017Billy KochJason recaps the news of the day and then is joined by Billy Koch from Little Red Feather racing to talk about their horse Midnight Storm who is running in the Santa Anita Handicap.
March 3, 2017Michelle YuWe preview the weekend with Michelle Yu for her Daymakers segment. Then the BARN Jury discuss their favorite sires.
March 2, 2017Mike BattagliaWe preview the huge Gulfstream Park Saturday card and then are joined by longtime Turfway Park announcer Mike Battaglia who makes his comeback to the booth for his father's race, the John Battaglia Memorial.
March 1, 2017Jim MillerWe talk a lot of Hawthorne with Jim Miller as they approach opening day for their Thoroughbred season. We talk about the USTA election, Hawthorne Harness, Post times and much more!
February 28, 2017Andy SerlingJason discusses Arrogate going to the Dubai World Cup and welcomes in NYRA analyst Andy Serling to the show to discuss the Gotham Stakes, the Derby Trail, and even the Oscars.
February 23, 2017Brian Hernandez Jr. & Rick ArbiterTwo guests on this Thursday as Jason is joined by jockey Brian Hernandez Jr. to talk about his top Derby prospect McCraken and much more. Then Rick Arbiter joins the show to talk about his recent qualification for the World Harness Handicapping Championship.
February 22, 2017Laura KingWe talk all things Dubai racing as Laura King from the Dubai Racing Channel joins us from across the ocean to talk about the upcoming Dubai World Cup, Super Saturday and much more!
February 21, 2017John G. DooleyWe recap the big stakes action from President's Day and are joined by Fair Grounds announcer John G. Dooley to discuss the big Risen Star Day card coming up this weekend.
February 17, 2017Michelle YuWe preview the weekend as Michelle Yu from BetAmerica joins us for her daymakers segment. Then the BARN Jury discuss their favorite films and more!
February 16, 2017Matt DinermanJason covers the news of the day and is joined by Matt Dinerman from Golden Gate Fields to discuss the upcoming El Camino Real Derby and more!
February 15, 2017Vic StaufferJason is joined by Oaklawn Park track announcer Vic Stauffer who discusses the ups and downs of his first season back in the booth since Hollywood Park closed. They also talk about living in Hot Springs, racing at Oaklawn and more!
February 14, 2017Alex EversJason vents about the NTRA Top Ten Lists and is joined by acclaimed photographer Alex Evers who talks about shooting racing's biggest days, photographing Southern Cal racing and much more!
February 10, 2017Michelle YuJason is joined by BetAmerica's own Michelle Yu who gives us her Daymakers for Saturday and the BARN Jury discuss their favorite racecallers.
February 9, 2017Andrew DemskyJason is joined by Tampa Bay Downs handicapper Andrew "Shades" Demsky to disect the four graded stakes races from Tampa Bay Downs including the Sam F. Davis for the 3 year olds!
February 7, 2017Gabby GaudetJason discusses the news of the day and is joined by Gulfstream television analyst Gabby Gaudet to catch up on all things in Southern Florida racing.
February 3, 2017Michelle YuJason speaks with BetAmerica's own Michelle Yu to discuss her weekly Daymaker and the BARN Jury discuss their favorite phrases from around the track.
February 2, 2017Garrett O'RourkeJason looks at the big races coming up this weekend and is joined by Juddmonte USA manager Garrett O'Rourke to talk about their super colt Arrogate and more!
February 1, 2017Norman CasseJason is joined by Norman Casse who talks about their early Kentucky Derby favorite Classic Empire, running a horse in the Pegasus World Cup, what Tepin is up to and more!
January 31, 2017Peter FornataleJason recaps the big NHC tournament along with DRF Contest editor and NHC Guru Peter Thomas Fornatale.
January 27, 2017Michelle YuWe head into the weekend as BetAmerica's own Michelle Yu joins us for her Daymakers segment and the BARN Jury gives their Pegasus picks as well as their current racing pet peeves!
January 26, 2017Rocco BowenJason is joined by Golden Gate Fields jockey Rocco Bowen to talk about his career that took him from Barbados to riding titles at Portland Meadows and Emerald Downs and now to the Bay area.
January 25, 2017Nancy HolthusJason is joined by Nancy Holthus from Oaklawn to discuss the first few weeks of the meet, which connections are hot, and much more.
January 24, 2017Pete AielloJason recaps the draw of the Pegasus World Cup then welcomes in the man who'll be calling the race, Pete Aiello, for a discussion on his biggest racecall ever, his career, and much more!
January 20, 2017Michelle YuWe're joined by BetAmerica's own Michelle Yu to discuss her "Daymakers" for the weekend and the BARN Jury gives away their own awards!
January 19, 2017Brian W. SpencerJason previews some of the weekend action and is joined by Fair Grounds analyst Brian W. Spencer to discuss the big Lecomte day card on Saturday.
January 18, 2017Alexa Ravit & Palm Beach Jason Jason is joined by a pair of guests on the Wednesday barn. First Alexa Ravit from the Arizona Racetrack Industry Program joins the show to talk about being a racing student and more. Then Palm Beach Jason comes on the show to talk all about the BetAmerica Daytona 550.
January 17, 2017Dean TowersJason recaps the Smarty Jones Stakes and looks ahead to the BetAmerica Daytona 550. Then racing blogger Dean Towers joins the show to talk about some current issues in the racing industry and much more.
January 13, 2017Michelle YuIt's Friday the 13th so we ask the BetAmerica Radio Network Jury about their racing superstitions and Michelle Yu joins the show for her weekly Daymakers segment. Download the podcast and subscribe to listen to every episode of the BARN Podcast or listen in the media player below.
January 12, 2017Jeff BLoomJason previews the weekend stakes action from Gulfstream and Santa Anita and is joined by Jeff Bloom from Bloom Racing Stables to talk about his career in the sport and his up and coming 3 year old Sal The Turtle.
January 11, 2017Iggy PuglisiJason is joined by longtime Southern California rider Iggy Puglisi to talk about his career in the saddle, riding on the competitive So. Cal circuit, and so much more in an extensive interview.
January 10, 2017Matt BernierJason previews opening day at Oaklawn, discusses the Road to the Kentucky Derby promo, and welcomes in Matt Bernier from the DRF for a conversation on the news of the day and more.
January 6, 2017Michelle YuJason discusses the Eclipse nominees and welcomes in BetAmerica's own Michelle Yu to discuss some racing coming up this weekend and more. Then the BARN Jury convenes with their 2017 racing resolutions.
January 5, 2017Jim MulvihillJason gives his 2017 BARN resolutions and welcomes in Jim Mulvihill from the NTRA to talk about the Eclipse Awards, the NHC and more!
January 4, 2017Paul McGeeJason discusses the BARN not winning an Eclipse Award and is joined by trainer Paul McGee who talks about winning his 1,000th win, training at the Fair Grounds and much more!
January 3, 2017Palm Beach JasonJason opens the show talking about Trifecta strategy and recaps the Jerome Stakes from Aqueduct. Then Palm Beach Jason joins the show to talk about the upcoming BetAmerica 550 and much more!
December 22, 2016BARN Christmas SpecialWe celebrate Christmas BARN style with several guest call-ins, a visit from the Ghost of Christmas Future, a reading of "Twas the Night Before Santa Anita" and more!
December 21, 2016Alex Solis IIWe recap the news of the day and talk with Bloodstock agent Alex Solis II about his career including his horses Shared Belief, Mizdirection and more!
December 20, 2016Ashley BroussardJason recaps the news of the day and is joined by Jockey Ashley Broussard to talk about her career in the saddle and her recent six win night at Delta Downs.
December 14, 2016Robert GellerThe BARN welcomes in the voice of Woodbine Racetrack and Sunland Park, Robert Geller, to talk about the recently concluded Woodbine season as well as the Sunland Park meet that begins on Friday.
December 13, 2016David AragonaJason recaps the news of the day and welcomes in David Aragona from TimeformUS to discuss the Aqueduct meet, trip handicapping and more!
December 9, 2016Bailey GallisonJason is joined by the BARN Jury as they discuss what their panel would be if they ran the Racing Symposium. And Bailey Gallison joins us live from Hong Kong to discuss the big weekend coming up over there.
December 8, 2016Gerard MelanconJason previews the pair of Grade 1 races coming up from Los Alamitos this weekend and is joined by veteran jockey Gerard Melancon to discuss his decades in the saddle riding in Louisiana and more!
December 7, 2016Mitchell MurrillJason debuts a new song called "12 days of Horseplayer Christmas and is joined by jockey Mitchell Murrill to talk about his quick rise to the top of the Chicago and New Orleans circuit and more!
December 6, 2016Drayden Van DykeJason previews the Springboard Mile from Remington Park and then is joined by Jockey Drayden Van Dyke to talk about his big Del Mar Meet, life as a rider, and much more!
December 2, 2017Ron NicolettiJason discusses the graded stakes news of the day and the BARN Jury discuss tracks that they struggle handicapping. Then Ron Nicoletti from Gulfstream Park joins the show to talk about the track's opening weekend.
December 1, 2016Gabe PrewittJason discusses the upcoming Claiming Crown and Hollywood Derby cards this weekend and is joined by Gabe Prewitt from Pompano Park to discuss harness racing in South Florida and more!
November 30, 2016Merv Huber-Calvo & Tyler PizarroJason is joined by Merv Huber-Calvo from BetAmerica to talk about the big weekend of tournament action coming up on the site. Then jockey Tyler Pizarro joins the show to talk about his career and return to the saddle this week at Turfway Park.
November 29, 2016John BarileJason covers the news of the day and is joined by "The Tampa Bay Downs Handicapper" John Barile to discuss Tampa's opening and handicapping the Florida meeting.
November 24, 2016BARN Thanksgiving SpecialWe celebrate Thanksgiving on the BARN with a fireside chat talking about what Jason and the BARN Jury are thankful for on this Thanksgiving holiday. Happy Thanksgiving from the BARN!
November 23, 2016Joe KristufekJason previews the big Wednesday card at Penn National and is joined by Churchill Downs Analyst and handicapper Joe Kristufek to talk about his diverse career in racing and the big weekend coming up in Louisville.
November 22, 2016Mary Rampellini & Daily Racing FunniesJason is joined by DRF Mid-South Correspondent Mary Rampellini to discuss the big upcoming day at Zia Park. Then Rick and Marcy from Daily Racing Funnies come on the show to talk about their artwork and do a calendar giveaway
November 17, 2016John PiassekJason discusses some of the events coming up this weekend and is joined by college student John Piassek who is an aspiring announcer and currently the managing editor of Danonymous Racing. They'll discuss John's career ambitions and the Saturday card at Laurel Park.
November 16, 2016Jimmy RiccioJason is joined by jockey agent Jimmy Riccio who talks about representing one of the top riders in racing, Jose Ortiz, his career as an agent and more.
November 15, 2016Brian Hernandez Jr.Jason kicks off the 200th BARN Episode talking about the upcoming Delta Jackpot and Delta Downs Saturday card. Then jockey Brian Hernandez Jr. joins the show to talk about his career in the saddle, winning the Breeders' Cup Classic, and much more!
November 11, 2016Norman CasseJason is joined by the BARN Jury as they talk about their favorite moments from the Breeders' Cup. Then Norman Casse returns to the show to talk about their Breeders' Cup win, Tepin, and more!
November 10, 2016Charlie DavisJason previews a pair of stakes events from Aqueduct and is joined by professional horseplayer Charlie Davis who talks about his recent 2nd place finish in the BCBC tournament as well as playing the races as a career.
November 9, 2016Vic StaufferJason talks about the Keeneland November Sale and is joined by Vic Stauffer to talk about his run at a million dollar bonus in the BCBC, contest strategy and his new job at Oaklawn Park.
November 8, 2016Jeremy BalanJason finishes his recap of the Breeders' Cup races and is joined by Jeremy Balan from the Bloodhorse to discuss the news coming out of the Breeders' Cup.
November 4, 2016Michelle Yu & Merv Huber-CalvoJason, Michelle Yu, and Merv Huber-Calvo give some quick post race thoughts about Day 1 of the Breeders' Cup.
November 3, 2016Michelle Yu & Merv Huber-Calvo Jason is joined by Michelle Yu and Merv Huber-Calvo once again to talk about the Saturday Breeders' Cup races, including the $6,000,000 Breeders' Cup Classic.
November 2, 2016 Michelle Yu & Merv Huber-Calvo Jason is joined by Michelle Yu and Merv Huber-Calvo to discuss the Breeders' Cup races from Friday including the Breeders' Cup Distaff!
November 1, 2016Donald HarrisJason recaps the Breeders' Cup draw and gives his favorite five Breeders' Cup Juvenile's of all time. Then Southern California clocker Donald Harris joins the show to talk about clocking, California Chrome, and much more.
October 28, 2016Mike Bozich The BARN Jury is back and talking about who they'd like to spend a day at the races with. Then Mike Bozich from Post Time with Mike and Mike comes on the show to talk about the Breeders Crown.
October 27, 2017Larry CollmusWe look at the final pre-entries for the Breeders' Cup weekend and Larry Collmus, the voice of the Breeders' Cup joins the show to talk about all that goes into calling the biggest races in the country.
October 26, 2016Laffit Pincay IIIJason is joined by NBC broadcaster Laffit Pincay III who joins the show to talk about the upcoming Breeders' Cup telecast on NBC as well as many of the contenders in the big races.
October 27, 2016Norman CasseJason is joined by Norman Casse who talks about Casse racing's contenders for the Breeders' Cup, the celebrity of Tepin, and much more!
October 20, 2016Chris KotulakRemington Park television analyst Chris Kotulak joins the show to talk about Oklahoma Classics Night as well as his time as an announcer, working as a TVG host, and writing a book with Jack Van Berg.
October 19, 2016Palm Beach Jason & Emily Gullikson Jason is joined by Palm Beach Jason who reveals his top 5 Greyhound announcers while Emily Gullikson from Optix joins the show to talk trip handicapping and the Breeders' Cup.
October 18, 2016Don StevensJason is joined by Delta Downs Announcer and TV Host Don Stevens to discuss opening day at Delta as well as the Delta Jackpot and much more!
October 13, 2016Sean FeldJason previews the QEII coming up at Keeneland and talks about jockey Perry Ouzts who just won his 6,700th race. Then Sean Feld joins the show to talk about his horse Miss Temple City winning the Shadwell Mile and much more!
October 12, 2016Shannon DoyleJason recaps the news of the day and plays one of his favorite race calls of all time. Then Shannon "Sugar" Doyle from Western Fair joins the show to talk about his career in announcing and racing in Ontario.
October 11, 2016Doug BredarJason discusses the retirement of Exaggerator and is joined by jockey agent Doug Bredar who represents Florent Geroux to talk about their careers together, the life of an agent and more!
September 30, 2016Andy SerlingThe BARN Jury weighs in on their most respected racing analysts and handicappers and NYRA Analyst Andy Serling joins the show to preview the big weekend ahead at Belmont Park.
September 29, 2016Jeremy BalanJason previews all the action coming up at Santa Anita this weekend along with Bloodhorse West Coast reporter Jeremy Balan.
September 28, 2016Alan CarassoJason recaps the news of the day and hosts the first BARN Presidential Debate with Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. Then Alan Carasso from the Thoroughbred Daily News joins the show.
September 27, 2016Peter RotondoJason is joined by Peter Rotondo, VP of Media and Entertainment for the Breeders' Cup to talk about what goes on behind the scenes to get ready for two of racing's biggest days of the year.
September 22, 2016Robertino DiodoroJason is joined by trainer Robertino Diodoro who talks about the three horses he has entered in Sunday's Oklahoma Derby as well as his stable that spans several tracks throughout North America.
September 21, 2016Liam BensonJason recaps the news of the day and is joined by 21 year old trainer Liam Benson to talk about his young training career, managing school and training, and much more.
September 20, 2016Marty McGeeJason previews the big races at Parx coming up Saturday and talks about his latest twitter feud. Then Marty McGee from the Daily Racing Form stops by to discuss all things Kentucky racing.
September 19, 2016Andrew DemskyJason recaps the weekend from Woodbine including Tepin once again shining in the Grade 1 Woodbine Mile. Then Andrew "Shades" Demsky from Presque Isle Downs joins the show to preview the Presque Isle Masters Stakes which will go to post Monday night.
September 16, 2016Jeff BrattJason previews the big Saturday Woodbine card with Woodbine television host and analyst Jeff Bratt. The BARN Jury also weighs in on their favorite racing memorabilia and more!
September 15, 2016Paul Espinosa Jr.Jason previews the weekend action coming up at Churchill Downs and is joined by Charles Town announcer Paul Espinosa Jr. who talks about Charles Town Oaks Day and much more!
September 14, 2016Jim Goodman & George DuarteJason recaps the news of the day and is joined by Jim Goodman and George Duarte who were the top two qualifiers from BetAmerica's recent NHC Tournament to talk about their tourney play and being a part of racing's biggest tournament.
September 13, 2016Emma-Jayne WilsonJason recaps the news of the day and is joined by jockey Emma-Jayne Wilson to talk about her riding career, racing at Woodbine, and much more!
September 8, 2016John LiesJason tells the story of his night on the set of the new horse racing movie "Lean On Pete" and is joined by Kentucky Downs announcer John Lies.
September 7, 2016Dan TordjmanJason is joined by racing ambassador Dan Tordjman to talk about the launch of a horse racing mega-convention called Equestricon! They talk about the convention, whose behind it, what to expect and much more!
September 2, 2016Gino Buccola It's Friday which means the BARN Jury is in session talking about Arrogate and his future. Gino Buccola joins us to talk about Del Mar's closing weekend. We also talk about some great events coming up at BetAmerica.
September 1, 2016Tom MorleyWe preview the weekend ahead at Saratoga and Kentucky Downs and are joined by recent Grade 1 winning trainer Tom Morley who talks about his big Saratoga meeting and much more!
August 31, 2016Dawn LupulWe talk Woodbine on today's BARN Episode with special guest Dawn Lupul from Woodbine as we preview Canadian Million Day at Woodbine.
August 30, 2016Palm Beach Jason & CJ JohnsenWe have two great guests joining us in the BARN today. First up Palm Beach Jason unveils his Top 10 Greyhound names of the year! Then CJ Johnsen from Kentucky Downs joins the program to talk about their upcoming meet.
August 26, 2016Gino BuccolaJason wraps up the week with the BARN Jury as they are each given the power to be Racing Commissioner for a day and choose one idea to help the game. Then Gino Buccola joins us to talk Del Mar and Saratoga.
August 25, 2016Anthony StabileJason is joined by Anthony Stabile from Horse Racing Radio Network to talk about the big weekend at Saratoga, his life in racing, and even some old wrestling stories.
August 24, 2016Jason BlewittJason is joined by NYRA analyst and television host Jason Blewitt to talk about the Saratoga meet and all things Travers Day.
August 23, 2016Jeremy BalanJason recaps the news of the day and debuts a new song parody called 'Maria on the Run." Then Jeremy Balan from The Bloodhorse joins the show to recap all the latest news from Del Mar.
August 19, 2016Gino BuccolaJason previews the weekend ahead and is joined by the BARN Jury as they weigh in on the Pacific Classic. Gino Buccola also joins the show in his regular Friday slot to discuss the Pacific Classic Day card.
August 18, 2016Matt Jukich & Ted GralingJason looks ahead to the weekend action at Saratoga and is joined by Northlands Park announcer/analyst Matt Jukich to talk about the Canadian Derby. Also owner Ted Graling joins the show to talk about his horse in the Canadian Derby.
August 17, 2016Mike MakerJason discusses the Pacific Classic draw and previews some of the Wednesday Stakes races around the country. Trainer Mike Maker also joins the show to talk about his horses and career.
August 16, 2016Michael BlowenJason touches on the news of the day and is joined by Michael Blowen, founder of Old Friends Farm to talk about the horses at the farm, Thoroughbred retirement and much more.
August 12, 2016Gino BuccolaIt's Friday which means Gino Buccola is back to talk about the upcoming Del Mar weekend. Plus the BARN Jury discusses the Olympics and their favorite wagers to make.
August 11, 2016Nicolle Neulist & Paul MazurWe welcome in Chicago-based handicappers Nicolle Neulist and Paul Mazur for an Arlington Million Roundtable as we discuss the big races on Arlington Park's huge Saturday card.
August 10, 2016Jeremiah Englehart Jason is joined by New York trainer Jeremiah Englehart to talk about his fast start at Saratoga, managing two big stables of runners, and much more!
August 9, 2016Matt DinermanJason recaps the news of the day and is joined by Emerald Downs' announcer Matt Dinerman who previews the upcoming Longacres Mile, talks about his young career, and much more!
August 5, 2016Gino BuccolaThe BARN Jury returns to examine which horse was the most disappointing for them last weekend. Then Gino Buccola joins the show to discuss the upcoming weekend at Del Mar and more!
August 4, 2016Travis StoneWe play a new round of the popular game show "Emo Band or Racehorse" and are joined by Travis Stone, morning line oddsmaker at Saratoga and Churchill announcer to talk about his summer of making the odds at the Spa and more.
August 3, 2016Peter BerryJason recaps the news of the day and is joined by Mountaineer Track Announcer Peter Berry to talk about his career in racing, the West Virginia Derby, and how he got Michael Wrona the job at Hollywood Park.
August 2, 2016Nichelle Milner Jason recaps the news of the day and is joined by Hastings Race Course Racing Secretary Nichelle Milner to talk about her unique journey from being a jockey to running the race office.
July 29, 2016Gino BuccolaJason is joined by the BARN Jury as they discuss their favorite horse racing road trips. Gino Buccola also joins the show for his weekly Friday talk of all things Del Mar.
July 28, 2016Craig Bernick Jason previews the big races for the weekend and is joined by the President of Glen Hill Farm Craig Bernick to talk about his life in racing and their racing operation.
July 27, 2016Palm Beach JasonJason recaps the news of the day and previews some upcoming big races. Then he discusses his favorite and least favorite "goofy" handicapping theories. Finally Palm Beach Jason joins the program to talk about greyhound racing and more.
July 26, 2016Merv Huber-Calvo & Doug McPhersonJason recaps the news of the day and is joined by BetAmerica team member Merv Huber-Calvo to talk about some big "BetAmerica Babe" news. Then Doug McPherson from Woodbine and Ajax Downs joins us to talk about the $500,000 Prince of Wales Stakes at Fort Erie.
July 22, 2016Gino BuccolaJason previews the big racing weekend ahead and is joined by the BARN Jury as they deliberate on whether or not Songbird and California Chrome will win this weekend. Then Gino Buccola joins the show to talk all things Del Mar.
July 21, 2016Billy KochJason talks about his own experiences in racehorse ownership and then welcomes in Founder and Partner of Little Red Feather Racing Club Billy Koch to talk about their history, their horses, and more!
July 20, 2016Gabby GaudetJason recaps the news of the day and is joined by racing analyst Gabby Gaudet who talks about her young career in the sport as well as about working at Saratoga this summer.
July 19, 2016Maggie WolfendaleJason recaps the news of the day and is joined by NYRA Analyst Maggie Wolfendale to talk about the upcoming Saratoga meeting and her job of being a paddock analyst.
July 15, 2016Gino BuccolaJason welcomes back the BARN Jury as they discuss their favorite summer time Derby races. Then Gino Buccola joins the show to preview Del Mar and more.
July 14, 2016Nancy HolthusJason opens the show remembering the late Luke Kruytbosch who passed away 8 years ago today. Then Nancy Holthus from Indiana Grand joins the show to talk about this weekend's Indiana Derby and more!
July 13, 2016Ray PaulickJason recaps the news of the day and is joined by the editor and publisher of the Paulick Report, Ray Paulick, to talk about Del Mar and his long career in racing media.
July 8, 2016Norman Casse & Richard GrunderThis week we're looking back at some of our favorite moments from the BARN. Today we hear from trainer Norman Casse about his career, Tepin, and more. Then an interview with Tampa Bay announcer Richard Grunder about his long career in the announcer's booth.
July 7, 2016Caton Bredar & Gabe PrewittThis week we're looking back at some of our favorite BARN moments. Today's guests include Caton Bredar from Gulfstream Park and Gabe Prewitt from Pompano and The Red Mile.
July 6, 2016Laffit Pincay IIIThis week we're looking back at some of our favorite moments from the BARN. Guests today include an interview with Laffit Pincay III from February as well as an interview from former presidential candidate "Bernie Sanders". Also Jason replays the show's first song parody "Pletcher Has the Highest Beyers."
July 5, 2016Teresa Genaro & Flavian PratWith Jason on vacation this week, he'll be sharing some of his favorite memories from past episodes. Today he plays interviews with racing writer Teresa Genaro and jockey Flavian Prat along with a skit called "Horse Racing in the Year 2025."
July 1, 2016Acacia CourtneyJason previews the big weekend of races and is joined by Gulfstream Park TV Host and Analyst Acacia Courtney to talk about the Summit of Speed card.
June 30, 2016Gary Boulanger & Bob NastanovichJason recaps the news of the day and is joined by jockey Gary Boulanger to talk about his career as well as his mount in the Queens Plate coming up this weekend. Then Bob Nastanovich comes on the program to talk about the Iowa Festival of Racing at Prairie Meadows.
June 29, 2016Tara CochranJason recaps the news of the day and previews the big weekend of racing ahead. Tara Cochran who works in horse rescue joins the show to discuss the Maria Borell case in Kentucky.
June 28, 2016Scott EberlyJason discusses the Maria Borell case as more and more information comes to light about her horse abandonment. Then Scott Eberly joins the show to talk about his documentary about professional bettors called "Best of It."
June 23, 2016Ed Burgart & Kosta HronisJason is joined by Ed Burgart from Los Alamitos to talk about the untimely passing of Quarter Horse legend Moonist. Then Kosta Hronis of Hronis Racing joins the show to talk about his great stable of runners including Hard Aces who runs in Saturday's Santa Anita Gold Cup.
June 22, 2016Chris GriffinJason is joined by the new voice of the California Fairs Chris Griffin who talks about his journey to horse racing that has included announcing sporting events all over the country and the world along the way.
June 21, 2016Ron CrockettJason recaps the big 20th anniversary card at Emerald Downs and talks with trainers, horseplayers, and more live from the Northwest track. He's also joined by the longtime President and founder of Emerald Downs Ron Crockett.
June 16, 2016Nick Luck & Ken MiddletonJason recaps the news of the day and is joined by Nick Luck live from Royal Ascot to talk about the races overseas. Then Ken Middleton from Mohawk joins the show to talk about the North American Cup.
June 15, 2016David Atwell & Tony CaloJason recaps Tepin's big win over at Royal Ascot to kick off the show. Then welcomes in horseplayer David Atwell to talk about his win in BetAmerica's recent NHC Qualifier. Finally Tony Calo, voice of Finger Lakes comes on the show to talk about his career and much more.
June 14, 2016Jeremy BalanJason talks about the retirement of racing's winningest jockey Russell Baze along with Golden Gate Field's closing day. Then Jeremy Balan from the Bloodhorse joins the show to talk about his weekend at the Belmont Stakes and much more.
June 9, 2016Mick RuisJason recaps the Belmont draw and celebrates the 100th episode of the BARN. Then he's joined by former jockey turned owner Mick Ruis to talk about his interesting path that led him from riding to being an owner and having a spot in the Pegasus World Cup.
June 8, 2016Brian DiDonatoJason recaps the news of the day and reads some Belmont Fun Facts. Then he's joined by Racing Editor of the Thoroughbred Daily News Brian DiDonato who is reporting live from Belmont all week long and gives us the scoop on all the Belmont news.
June 7, 2016Andy SerlingJason is joined by NYRA Analyst and Handicapper Andy Serling to talk about racing in New York, his career, and much more.
June 3, 2016Mike PennaJason recaps the news of the day and welcomes in the BARN Jury as they debate their favorite race cards of the year. Then Mike Penna from the Horse Racing Radio Network joins the show to talk about the history of the network as well as the upcoming live broadcast from Penn National.
June 2, 2016Barry "Sniper" SpearsJason previews some of the big races coming up this weekend from Penn National and Santa Anita and debuts a new song parody about the popular horse Lani. Then Barry "Sniper" Spears joins the show to talk about his new role as a BetAmerica Contest Blogger. Finally a new segment called "Meet the Team" debuts, taking you behind the scenes at BetAmerica.
June 1, 2016Bailey Gallison Jason talks a lot of Chicago in this episode of the BARN as he shares his own memories of Arlington Park and welcomes in Arlington's Notes Writer Bailey Gallison who talks about her first year working at the beautiful Chicago race course.
May 27, 2016Jonathan HorowitzJason is joined by the BARN Jury to debate Nyquists future. Then Arapahoe Park announcer Jonathan Horowitz comes on the show to talk about his unique path to racecalling and much more.
May 26, 2016Doug BurgeJason talks about the Maria Borell story that came out and other hot topics. Then Doug Burge, President of the California Thoroughbred Breeders' Association joins the show to talk about the California breeding program and more.
May 25, 2016Vic StaufferJason recaps the news of the day including BetAmerica Babe's big maiden win at Parx. He's also joined by Vic Stauffer who talks about his big tournament win at Santa Anita and his chance at a million dollar bonus.
May 24, 2016Rob MacLennanJason recaps the news of the day and debuts a new song parody about the Preakness Stakes. Then he's joined by Rob MacLennan, Paddock Host and Handicapper at Assiniboia Downs to talk some Canadian racing.
May 20, 2016Dan TordjmanJason recaps the news of the day and is joined by the BARN Jury as they give their selections for the Preakness Stakes. Then Dan Tordjman from America's Best Racing joins the show live from Baltimore to talk about the Preakness.
May 19, 2016Andrew OffermanJason recaps the Preakness draw and shares some Preakness memories. Then Andrew Offerman, Director of Racing Operations and Morning-line maker at Canterbury Park joins the show to talk about the upcoming meet at Canterbury.
May 18, 2016Tom DurkinIt's a Birthday BARN as Jason celebrates his birthday by giving away some BetAmerica swag to listeners. A special surprise guest joins him on the phone and then the great racecaller Tom Durkin joins the show to talk about his career, retirement and more!
May 16, 2016Mark PattersonJason recaps the racing action from the weekend and then sits down with Mountaineer TV Analyst and Handicapper Mark Patterson to talk about his career and racing from the Mountain.
May 12, 2016Glen ToddJason talks about the big announcement of the $12 million Pegasus World Cup to open the show. Then plays a round of Monmouth Park trivia with a guest and finally is joined by owner/breeder Glen Todd to talk about his large racing operation and his close friendship with Derby winning jockey Mario Gutierrez.
May 11, 2016Dave RodmanJason recaps the news of the day and is joined by long time Pimlico Announcer Dave Rodman to talk about the upcoming Preakness Stakes as well as his favorite Preakness memories. Then Matt Jukich from Northlands Park comes on to talk about the final season for the long-lived Edmonton oval.
May 10, 2016Norman CasseJason recaps the news of the day and is joined by Assistant trainer Norman Casse to talk about the great Tepin, the Casse barn, and much more.
May 5, 2016Gino BuccolaJason is joined by the inimitable Gino Buccola from Elite Racing Network to talk about all things Kentucky Derby.
May 4, 2016Marty McGee & Billy JohnsonJason recaps the Oaks draw and card and is joined by Marty McGee from the Daily Racing Form to talk about Kentucky Oaks and Derby day. Then Billy Johnson, agent for jockey Deshawn Parker comes on to talk about Deshawn hitting the 5,000 win mark.
May 3, 2016BetwithKevin & Steve SherackJason recaps the news of the day to open the show. Then twitter clocker extraordinaire BetwithKevin joins the program to talk about his impression of the Derby workouts. Finally Steve Sherack from the TDN joins us live from Churchill Downs to talk about media presence and his analysis of the horses in the Kentucky Derby.
May 2, 2016Barry "Sniper' SpearsJason recaps his three favorite stories from the weekend in his Pick 3. Then Barry "Sniper' Spears joins the show to play some more Kentucky Derby Contender or Pretender. Then Jason looks back at some of his Derby memories.
April 29, 2016Angela HermannJason recaps the news of the day and talks Derby Contenders and Pretenders. The BARN Jury deliberates on whether Derby morning works are important to them. Then Angela Hermann from Canterbury Park and Golden Gate Fields joins the show to talk about a huge Saturday at Golden Gate as the Turf Festival continues.
April 28, 2016Wesley Mahan & David AragonaJason recaps the news of the day and is joined by Wesley Mahan to play some NYRA trivia. Then NYRA Analyst for TimeformUS David Aragona joins the program to talk about the upcoming Belmont meeting and much more.
April 27, 2016Daniel Goldstein & Steve PeeryJason recaps the news of the day and welcomes in handicapper Daniel Goldstein to play Kentucky Derby Contender or Pretender. Then Jason is joined by Steve Peery who is the chartcaller at both Keeneland and Churchill Downs and he talks about what goes into calling the chart for the Kentucky Derby.
April 26, 2016Michelle Yu & Merv Huber-CalvoThis special episode of the BARN is all about the Kentucky Derby as the BetAmerica Kentucky Derby roundtable is featured with guests Michelle Yu and Merv Huber-Calvo joining the show to talk all things Derby.
April 22, 2016Bill DownesJason recaps the news of the day and is joined by the BARN Jury as they deliberate whether they'll play Canterbury more because of the takeout reduction. Then Bill Downes, the voice of Indiana Grand joins the show to talk about their season that just got underway.
April 21, 2016Don StevensJason recaps his worst Kentucky Derby picks and does a new round of Kentucky Derby Contender or Pretender. Then Don Stevens, the long time voice of Delta Downs joins the show to talk about all things Delta including their upcoming Quarter Horse meet.
April 20, 2016Michelle Yu & Erich ZimnyJason recaps the news of the day and is joined by new VIP Manager at BetAmerica Michelle Yu to play Kentucky Derby Contender or Pretender. Then Erich Zimny, VP of Racing Operations at Charles Town joins the show to talk about the Charles Town Classic.
April 19, 2016Eric Halstrom & Johnny LoveJason is joined by VP of Racing Operations from Canterbury Park Eric Halstrom to talk about their big announcement regarding takeout reduction. Johnny Love, handicapper for the Minneapolis Star Tribune also joins the show to talk about this big news.
April 15, 2016Robert YatesJason is joined by the BARN Jury who debate this year's Arkansas Derby as well as suggest what to name Raider Mike's new dog. Robert Yates from Oaklawn Park joins the show to breakdown the contenders in the Arkansas Derby.
April 14, 2016Dawn Lupul & Joe WitheeJason is joined by Woodbine analyst and television host Dawn Lupul to talk about opening weekend at Woodbine and more. Then Joe Withee from Emerald Downs joins the show to talk about their meeting that just got underway.
April 13, 2016David HaslettJason talks about the news of the day and plays some Hollywood Park trivia with a caller. Then David Haslett, CEO of Sky Racing World U.S. joins the show to talk about Australia racing.
April 12, 2016Gabe Prewitt & Jose ContrerasJason recaps the news of the day and then is joined by Gabe Prewitt to talk about his many jobs in the business. Jose Contreras from America's Best Racing comes on the show to recap the big weekend at Santa Anita and to settle a very important debate.
April 8, 2016Ellis StarrJason is joined by the BARN Jury as they debate the upcoming prep races this weekend. Then National Racing Analyst for Equibase Ellis Starr joins the show to talk about the races from Keeneland.
April 7, 2016Jason Perry Jason talks about the news of the day and debuts a new song parody about Keen Ice. Then a new character to the show, Zolbeem is introduced. Finally Jason Perry from Shapperdacapper.com joins the show to talk about the Wood Memorial and racing from Keeneland.
April 6, 2016Michelle YuJason talks about the news of the day and welcomes in Michelle Yu, analyst from Santa Anita Park, to talk about the big upcoming Santa Anita Derby Day card.
April 5, 2016Dan Kaplan & Michael Chamberlain Jason recaps the action from the weekend and is joined by Horse Player World Series champ Dan Kaplan. Then Evangeline Downs announcer Michael Chamberlain joins the show to talk about their upcoming season and his career.
April 2, 2016Daniel KaplanJason gives a recap of the drama at the end of the Horse Player World Series including an interview with Daniel Kaplan the winner.
March 31, 2016Rachel RyanJason opens the show talking about Calvin Borel's retirement and talks about Day 1 at the Horseplayer World Series. Rachel Ryan from Meadowlands comes on to talk about their big WHHC tournament that's coming up.
March 30, 2016Caton BredarJason talks about the news of the day and is joined by special guest Caton Bredar to talk about the Florida Derby and her career in broadcasting.
March 29, 2016Jimmy McNerneyJason opens the show talking about the news of the day. A new edition of the Andy Serling game is played where the audience can play along for prizes. Jimmy McNerney the new voice of Turfway Park comes on the show to talk about his new gig as well as this weekend's upcoming Spiral Stakes.
March 25, 2016Tim LaydenJason opens the show talking about Santa Anita selecting Michael Wrona as their announcer. The BARN Jury debates Ziconic and the Dubai World Cup. And Sr. Writer for Sports Illustrated Tim Layden joins the program to talk about the life of Jeff Lukas who passed away yesterday at the age of 58.
March 24, 2016Candice HareJason opens the show talking about the Dubai World Cup and how it's evolved. International Handicapper for Horseplayer Now Candice Hare joins the show to talk about the horses and races from Dubai coming up on Saturday.
March 23, 2016Brian W. SpencerJason opens the show commenting on the news of the day in the racing world. Then he's joined by 3 year old horse Ziconic to talk about his upcoming start and what it's like being the son of Zenyatta. Finally Brian W. Spencer, racing analyst from Fair Grounds, comes on the show to talk about the big weekend coming up in New Orleans.
March 22, 2016Joe JohnsonJason debuts a new song parody about Rebel winner Cupid and welcomes in the winner of Sunday's NHC Qualifier Joe Johnson to talk about the tournament as well as his story as a handicapper.
April 18, 2016Steve CarsonJason starts his roadtrip to Santa Anita and the BARN Jury deliberates whether or not the Rebel should be a Grade 1 stakes. Steve Carson who won BetAmerica's online contest for a free birth into the Sunday NHC Qualifier also joins the show.
March 17, 2016Tom LaMarraJason does a new "Meet the Tweeter" segment with Mark from @Shamiamnot and is joined by longtime Bloodhorse writer Tom LaMarra to talk about his work covering the racing industry and some of the hot topics in the racing industry.
March 16, 2016Charlie McCannJason plays a new game show called "Race Horse or Emo Band" and then interviews legendary radio man Charlie McCann live from the Cheltenham press box to talk about the big festival going on overseas.
March 15, 2016Robert GellerJason debuts a new song parody dedicated to our friends at HANA (Horseplayers Association of North America) and interviews Sunland Park and Woodbine track announcer Robert Geller about Sunland's big Sunday card and the tough season they've had.
March 14, 2016Josh 'Murphs' Murphy & Carly Kaiser & Doug McPhersonJason recaps a huge weekend of racing in his Pick 3. Then is joined again by 18 year old handicapping whiz "Murphs" to talk about his time at Santa Anita for Big Cap Day. In the final segment Carly Kaiser and Doug McPherson join the show to talk about their trip to a North Carolina match racing track.
March 11, 2016Richard GrunderJason brings in the BARN Jury to discuss who should make the National Racing Hall of Fame. Tampa Bay Downs track announcer Richard Grunder joins the show to talk about his four decades in racing as well as this weekend's Tampa Bay Derby.
March 10, 2016Josh 'Murphs' Murphy & Gary DoughertyJason opens the show talking about the big Saturday coming up at Santa Anita and recapping some of his favorite Santa Anita Handicaps. Josh 'Murphs' Murphy comes on the show to talk about being a young handicapper in the game and his upcoming trip to Santa Anita. Statistician Gary Dougherty joins the show to talk about his work doing stats and info on horse racing.
March 9, 2016Jim MillerJason opens the show with some new "You might be a horseplayer if" jokes and then is joined by Jim Miller, racing analyst for Hawthorne Race Course to talk about their upcoming meet, racing in Illinois, and his career in the sport.
March 8, 2016Emily GullicksonJason talks about BetAmerica Babe who is racing today at Parx. A new round of Horse Racing Newlywed Game is played and Emily Gullickson from OptixEQ joins the show to talk about trip handicapping.
March 4, 2016Gary SuttonJason previews the big upcoming weekend races in the open. Then the BARN Jury debates who will be the next racecaller at Santa Anita and handicapper Gary Sutton joins the show to talk about his double qualifying to the Horse Player World Series.
March 3, 2016Jason BlewittJason is joined by Jason Blewitt from the New York Racing Association to talk about his career at NYRA as a handicapper and television host as well as to preview this weekend's Gotham Stakes.
March 2, 2016Barry "Sniper" Spears & Amber SpearsJason debuts a new song parody about Turf Paradise. Horseplayers Barry and Amber Spears play the "Horse Racing Newlywed Game" and Barry sticks around to talk about his handicapping career and the tournament scene.
March 1, 2016Ken RudulphJason is joined by Presidential Candidate Donald Trump to talk about how his thoughts on horse racing. And longtime broadcaster Ken Rudulph joins the show to talk about his career on camera in the sport of kings.
February 29, 2016Craig EvansJason recaps the action from the weekend and is joined by Singapore Racecaller Craig Evans to talk about his weekend audition at Santa Anita Park and his career in announcing.
February 26, 2016Barbara Bowley & Merv Huber-CalvoJason recaps California Chrome's big win and the BARN Jury debates whether or not he'll win the Dubai World Cup. Barbara Bowley and Merv Huber-Calvo join the show to talk about the tournament world as well as BetAmerica's big $15,000 Saturday Tournament.
February 25, 2016Scott CalderJason opens the show talking about Dortmund and the racing news of the day. A new round of "You Might Be a Horseplayer If" is played and then Scott Calder from Coolmore America joins the show to talk about their farm and how American Pharoah is adjusting to life as a stallion.
February 24, 2016Candice Hare & Barbara LivingstonJason is joined first by Candice Hare from HorsePlayer Now to talk about California Chrome's upcoming race in Dubai. Then famed racing photographer Barbara Livingston joins the show to talk about her career in racing photography.
February 23, 2016Kiaran McLaughlinJason debuts a new song parody called "Andy" and is joined by trainer Kiaran McLaughlin to talk about his star three year old Mohaymen.
February 22, 2016Gino BuccolaJason recaps the action from the weekend in his Pick 3 and is joined by handicapper and analyst Gino Buccola of the Elite Racing Network to talk about his career and the new network.
February 19, 2016Drayden Van Dyke & Michael BeychokJason is joined by Southern California jockey Drayden Van Dyke to talk about his young career in the saddle. Also 2012 NHC Champ Michael Beychok joins the show to talk about the tournament circuit as well as preview the upcoming Risen Star Stakes.
February 18, 2016Kevin SchnoorJason talks about the impending closing of Northlands Park as well as the article from the Hollywood Reporter about producer David Milch who lost his fortune playing the races. A new "Bad Beat of the Week" award is given out and University of Arizona Race Track Industry program student Kevin Schnoor joins the show to talk about that program and his career goals in racing.
February 17, 2016Laffit Pincay IIIJason recaps the Southwest Stakes and plays a new round of the Andy Serling Game. Laffit Pincay III joins the show to talk about his broadcasting work with NBC as well as his career in racing.
February 16, 2016Kayla StraJason recaps all the action from the big holiday weekend and also debuts a new song parody about Runhappy. Jockey Kayla Stra joins the show to talk about her comeback and career as a jockey.
February 12, 2016Michael WronaJason is joined by the BARN Jury in the first segment to debate Songbird's future. Announcer Michael Wrona of Golden Gate Fields and Santa Anita joins the show to talk about his crazy winter and the upcoming El Camino Real Derby. Andrew "Shades" Demsky from Tampa Bay Downs comes on to talk about a big upcoming weekend at Tampa Bay Downs.
February 11, 2016Jeremy BalanJason is joined by Jeremy Balan of the Bloodhorse to talk about the stakes action coming up this weekend at Santa Anita.
February 10, 2016Peter AielloJason is joined by new Oaklawn Park track announcer Peter Aiello to talk about his career in racing and his new job. Also we find out how to know if "You Might Be a Horseplayer".
February 9, 2016Jessica PaquetteJason opens the show debuting a new song parody about The Pizza Man. Jessica Paquette of Starlight Racing joins the program to play The Andy Serling Game. Jason closes the show talking about the feature Mardi Gras Stakes at Fair Grounds on this Fat Tuesday.
February 8, 2016Gary NortonJason opens the show recapping all the action from this past weekend including the reaction to Songbird's big win. This week's Bad Beat of the Week is given out and Equibase Chartcaller Gary Norton from Gulfstream Park joins us to talk about racing in South Florida as well as his long career in racing.
February 5, 2016Scott ShapiroJason is joined by the newly appointed BARN Jury who will decide the racing fate of Dortmund. Also handicapper Scott Shapiro joins the show to talk about the big Saturday coming up at Santa Anita.
February 4, 2016Marty McGeeJason is joined by Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders to talk about what his administration would do for Horse Racing. A new song parody about Dortmund debuts and Marty McGee from the Daily Racing Form joins the show to talk Gulfstream Park.
February 3, 2016Kevin PerauJason recaps his random return to the Portland Meadows Announcer's Booth on Tuesday as well as talks with two-time HPWS qualifier Kevin Perau.
January 29, 2016Flavien PratJason recaps the first day of the NHC in Las Vegas and is also joined by Southern California jockey Flavien Prat.
January 28, 2016Teresa GenaroJason is joined by writer Teresa Genaro to discuss her recent article on women in racing called "The institutional sexism that plagues racing at every level."
January 26, 2016Jerry KohlsJason updates on his trip to Las Vegas as well as previews the Portland Mile with Portland's longtime racing secretary and oddsmaker Jerry Kohls. Also a new segment "Bad Beat of the Week" is debuted as well as a new song parody about trainer Larry Jones.
January 25, 2016Craig MilkowskiJason starts his road trip to the NHC and also shares his look into the future of horse racing in 2025. Craig Milkowski from TimeForm US joins the show to talk about speed figure making and how they come about.
January 21, 2016Erik Koltz & Palm Beach JasonThe BARN becomes the Kennel today as we preview the biggest night in Greyhound Racing, the BetAmerica Daytona 550 with guests Erik Koltz of United Greyhound Racing and BetAmerica's own Palm Beach Jason.
January 20, 2016Vic StaufferJason is joined by longtime Hollywood Park Announcer Vic Stauffer to talk about his career as well as his upcoming trip to the National Handicapping Championships in Las Vegas next week.
January 18, 2016John G. DooleyJason recaps the action from this weekend's biggest races at Gulfstream and Fair Grounds. He also interviews twitter's favorite horse 'Juba' and talks with the voice of Fair Grounds John G. Dooley about the Lecomte Stakes card.
January 15, 2016Jimmy McNerneyJason is joined by Turfway Park Jockey Agent and Announcer Jimmy McNerney as they handicap the races for the January 15th HorsePlayer World Series Qualifier at BetAmerica.com.
January 13, 2016Mary RampelliniIn the premier episode of The BARN, Jason is joined by DRF Mid-South Correspondent Mary Rampellini to talk about the upcoming Oaklawn Park meeting. Jason also previews BetAmerica's Friday Night's Horse Player World Series Qualifier contest as well as debuts a new song parody about the great Todd Pletcher.