Saratoga

TODAY July 24, 2016
When Derby Champagne ($60) beat Mav by a head in Sunday’s 11th race at Saratoga, it triggered at two-day pick six carryover of $333,445 into Monday’s nine-race card.
Jockey Mike Smith asked Songbird for more than he ever had to before and the filly responded, running away from Carina Mia and drawing off to a 5 1/4-length victory in the Coaching Club American Oaks at Saratoga, keeping her unbeaten in nine starts.
YESTERDAY July 23, 2016
Dacita charges from last to a narrow victory over a game but hard-luck runner-up Recepta with Rainha Da Bateria and the favorite Miss Temple finishing just a head and a nose farther behind in one of the more thrilling renewals of the Grade 1 Diana ...
Saratoga’s Sunday program seems to offer plenty of value, including a midcard pick three starting with race 4.
The talented New York-bred Bar of Gold once again will seek her first graded stakes victory when she runs in Wednesday’s Grade 2, $200,000 Honorable Miss Handicap at Saratoga.
Stopchargingmaria, the 2015 Breeders’ Cup Distaff winner, will miss Sunday’s Grade 3, $200,000 Shuvee Handicap due to a cough, trainer Todd Pletcher said Saturday.
The anticipated meeting between Preakness winner Exaggerator and Belmont Stakes winner Creator in this Saturday’s Grade 2, $600,000 Jim Dandy Stakes at Saratoga likely will not materialize after the connections of Exaggerator said their horse most ...
It wasn’t that Bitumen won Saturday’s Grade 3 Sanford Stakes, but more how he won the $150,000 stakes for 2-year-olds at Saratoga that has his connections excited about the future.
Undrafted has raced over just about every major turf course in the U.S. as well as at Ascot and Newmarket during a career that has produced earnings in excess of $1.2 million. But Undrafted has yet to try his luck on the grass at Saratoga, a situation ...
Race 6 is a 2-year-old maiden special weight race with a full field of 10. There are, as always at Saratoga, some interesting first-time starters entered, including Any Questions, a $300,000 half-brother to Runhappy. Still, I prefer to rely on horses ...