YESTERDAY July 26, 2016
Mike Beer's Saratoga horses to watch for the week of July 26, 2016.
All-sources handle was up but ontrack business was down through the first four days of the 2016 Saratoga meet.
July 25, 2016
Long On Value shortened up to a sprint for the first time since his 2-year-old campaign and made the most of the opportunity, circling widest into the stretch en route to a one-length victory over 16-1 outsider Successful Native in Monday’s $100,000 ...
Trainer Rick Violette is planning on running the multiple graded stakes winner Upstart in Saturday's Grade 1 Whitney. He also may run Samraat, who is coming off the best race of his career, a second to Effinex in the Grade 2 Suburban Handicap at ...
Trainer Kiaran McLaughlin has gotten off to a blazing start at this meeting, winning with five of his first seven runners, including Girl Talk in Monday's first race.
Tale of Verve, best known for running second to American Pharoah in the 2015 Preakness, ended an eight-race losing streak Saturday when he beat My Man Sam in a first-level allowance race at Saratoga.
Jorge Navarro is planning to run three horses in Saturday's Grade 1, $350,000 Alfred G. Vanderbilt at Saratoga, including Delta Bluesman, who has won four consecutive races.
Trainer Phil Serpe was hoping the rain would come early enough on Monday at Saratoga to move the Lucky Coin Stakes from the turf to the dirt, so that Weekend Hideaway could draw in as a main-track-only entrant. So, too, did the connections of his eight ...
Steeplechase races at this meet will have a new configuration that could impact your handicapping. The midstretch fence will be removed for the final lap.
Following a solid five-furlong breeze at Belmont Park on Sunday, Lady Eli arrived at Saratoga Monday morning to continue her preparations for a return to racing, which could come in the Ballston Spa Stakes here on Aug. 27.