TODAY July 31, 2015
Six years after Rachel Alexandra raised the rafters at Saratoga by beating the boys in the Grade 1 Woodward Stakes, her second foal becomes the first one to make it to races makes Sunday at Saratoga.
Free as a Bird is back at Saratoga Sunday for the $100,000 Caress Stakes, a 5 1/2 furlong turf stakes, and with only a five-horse field, perhaps a traffic-free trip could be in the cards.
Saratoga has the reputation of being hazardous to the success of champion Thoroughbreds, but beyond that is the realization that a top-notch opponent isn’t easy for any champion to beat. When Untapable, last year’s champion 3-year-old filly, makes her ...
DRF handicapper Joe DeVivo provides a suggested pick three play for Saturday's program at Saratoga.
Illman: Saratoga pick four play for Friday, July 31
YESTERDAY July 30, 2015
The rain that put a damper on Thursday’s program at Saratoga put a smile on the face of trainer Charlton Baker, whose wet-track specialist Moonlight Song took advantage of the situation to register a wire-to-wire, 1 1/4-length victory over the ...
DRF handicapper Mike Watchmaker provides a pick three play on Saturday's card at Saratoga.
Jockey Manny Franco, involved in a frightening-looking spill here on Wednesday, will be off his mounts until next Wednesday
Wicked Strong, last year’s Jim Dandy winner, worked five furlongs in 1:00.19 over Saratoga’s main track Thursday morning in preparation for a start in the Grade 1, $1.25 million Whitney Stakes on Aug. 8.
Judy the Beauty, last year’s champion female sprinter, left Saratoga early Thursday morning and headed back to Keeneland where she will prepare for the Breeders’ Cup Filly and Mare Sprint, to be run Oct. 31.