We look back at the weekend racing action including the Haskell Day/Night card, Sunday at Saratoga, discuss all the cancellations and news from the weekend, and more!
We're looking ahead to the weekend races including Haskell Day at Monmouth Park, discussing the cancellations and reschedules due to weather, and more. The BARN Jury then joins us to recap their first week of play at Saratoga.
Jason opens the show recapping his first visit to historic Saratoga Race Course and then welcomes in Joe Clancy from the Saratoga Special to talk about the meet kicking off, producing the popular Saratoga Special paper, racing in the Mid-Atlantic, and more!
We're looking back at a busy Saturday from around racing including opening weekend at Saratoga, the Indiana Derby and Oaks, Million Preview Day at Arlington and more!
We look ahead to weekend action coming up at Delaware Park, Indiana Grand, Arlington Park, and Saratoga. We then welcome in the BARN Jury to discuss their favorite Saratoga memories.
At this time of year hardly any stakes races for 2-year-olds have been run, and comparing the form of juveniles from different tracks is a tricky process. But when examining the entries for Saturday’s $150,000 Sanford Stakes (G3) at Saratoga, #2 Raging Whiskey jumps out. Somehow this son of Bourbon Courage has already been beaten by two future stakes winners, which says something about the quality of competition he’s been facing. Raging Whiskey debuted in a seemingly unremarkable 4 1/2-furlong [...]
Homerique winning the New York Stakes (G2) at Belmont Park - © NYRA/Coglianese Photography Just from a mathematical perspective, we can expect trainer Chad Brown to prevail in Saturday’s $500,000 Diana Stakes (G1), the feature race on opening weekend at Saratoga. Brown has won the 1 1/8-mile turf test for fillies and mares on four occasions, including the last three renewals, with Dacita, Lady Eli and Sistercharlie. He’ll saddle four of the six starters in the 2019 Diana, [...]
It's Horseplayer Thursday and we're looking at the Opening Day card at Saratoga with guest handicapper Chris Todd joining us from New York. We'll discuss a possible vulnerable favorite early on as well as the final five races on the Thursday card.
Saratoga - Photo by Adam Mooshian/Coglianese Photos The 2019 Saratoga meet kicks off Thursday, with a competitive ten-race card featuring two graded stakes events. All but one race attracted nine or more entrants, and the stakes races offer plenty of viable contenders to consider. Let’s kick off the much-anticipated meet with a couple of graded stakes spot plays. Race 8: Schuylerville Stakes (G3) There are a bunch of speedy juvenile fillies entered in this six-furlong sprint, so it’s [...]
On this week's episode of the Who Do Ya Like Podcast over the BetAmerica Radio Network, Scott Shapiro welcomes in the New York Racing Association's TV analyst and handicapper Andy Serling. Scott and Andy discuss some of the most impressive performances from last Saturday's Stars and Stripes card at Belmont Park and then dive into the challenging ten-race card to open up the meet in Saratoga Springs. The two racing analysts focus on the late Pick 5 sequence now offered [...]