Trainers to watch and wager on at Churchill Downs’ September meet

To help you identify the trainers most likely to produce profitable plays, we’ve used Statsmaster to compile a list of trainers to watch based on the results of the last five September meets at Churchill Downs.

Wilbo Should Receive Winning Trip in Aristides Stakes

Wilbo winning the King Cotton Stakes at Oaklawn Park - Coady Photography The field for the $100,000 Aristides Stakes (gr. III) on Saturday at Churchill Downs might not be huge, but it’s certainly not lacking in early speed. Four of the seven horses entered in this six-furlong sprint—#1 Smart Spree, #2 Shadow Tracer, #5 Mr. Crow, and #7 Chief Cicatriz—prefer to race on or very close to the lead, which should ensure that the pace of the Aristides [...]