Jason 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.
Gun Runner holds off Foreveamo. (Photo by Fair Grounds) The Kentucky Derby is on May 7 this year. What it means is that the Derby will take place 2 weeks from this Saturday. It's time to start handicapping the race! Too early, you say? I don't think so. It's highly likely that the 20 horses listed in the point standings, with the exception of Cupid whom Bob Baffert has already declared from the race, will make it to [...]
1. Santa Anita Derby Exaggerator splashing home in the SA Derby (Photo by Casey Phillips/Eclipse Sportswire/Getty Images Exaggerator relished the slop and blew away his rivals in what I thought was the most impressive performance of the three big Derby preps on Saturday. He was a mile back early and halfway through the race I thought Kent was nuts for being sixteen lengths back. Shows you why I’m not a jockey, cause he came flying on the [...]