All Handicapping

TODAY August 28, 2016
Shortly after 8 a.m. Sunday, outside his barn at Saratoga, trainer Bob Baffert walked Arrogate over to a smattering of assembled media to let the press “get up close and personal with the fastest horse to ever step foot on this track,” he said. ...
YESTERDAY August 27, 2016
Travers Day at Saratoga offers 13 races, including six Grade 1s, and features 14 of the best 3-year-olds in the country going 1 1/4 miles on the main track in a wide-open running of the Midsummer Derby. Where to begin?
August 26, 2016
BreezeFigs Quick-Pix for Saturday, August 27th, 2016 by Bob Fierro and Jay Kilgore
August 25, 2016
There are days when I find a horse in the past performances that I love, and barring some unforeseen betting action that kills its price, am ready and eager to back it. Travers Day at Saratoga just isn't one of those days. Most races there Saturday are ...
Travers Day at Saratoga is special, and Saturday's Travers card is as loaded as one would hope it to be to support the Grade 1, $1.25 million centerpiece of the nation's biggest race meet. There are five other Grade 1 events on the card, as well as a ...
August 24, 2016
I began this meet with a casual attitude – hoping that if Saratoga didn’t see me coming, I might have a chance. The last two years I found myself spanked, slapped, and spit out by the old Spa.
August 22, 2016
Brad Free's horses to watch at Del Mar for the week of Aug. 22.
Trip Notes for August 21-22: Fourstardave, Alabama, Pacific Classic
Ron Gierkink's horses to watch at Woodbine for the week of Aug. 22.
August 19, 2016
The marquee race of the summer might not be the most attractive race on which to wager. After all, favorites should dominate the $1 million Pacific Classic on Saturday at Del Mar.