Saratoga, Day 29: Pure Sensation tries a mile in the Better Talk Now

Wednesday, August 20 Saratoga Race 2: Maiden Claiming $35,000 at seven furlongs for fillies and mares 7 – Good Catholic Girl GOOD CATHOLIC GIRL (#7) had a bit of a trip in her turf race last time, when she was shuffled back behind a tiring runner on the far turn, losing a few lengths of […]

Saratoga, Day 27: Main Sequence outclasses his Sword Dancer rivals

I’ve included written analysis of the 7th through 11th races, and will be tweeting my thoughts about the others throughout the day. Sunday, August 17 Saratoga Race 2: Claiming $16,000 at 6 1/2 furlongs for fillies and mares 2 – Go Olivia Go $15 Win 2 (Payout: $63.00) $5 Exacta Box 2,3   Race 4: […]

Saratoga, Day 26: Giving America one more chance in the Alabama

Saturday, August 16 Saratoga Race 2: Claiming $25,000 at 5 1/2 furlongs on the turf 2 – Thomas Hill I feel that THOMAS HILL (#2) has run a bit better than it might appear in a couple of his recent starts. Three back he made the first move into a very fast pace that totally […]

Saratoga, Day 25: Amberjack the pick in an excellent John Morrissey

Friday, August 15 Saratoga Race 1: Maiden Special Weight at 1 1/16 miles on the turf for NY-bred two year-old fillies 2 – Timely Cat $10 Win 2   Race 3: Claiming $35,000N3L at 5 1/2 furlongs on the turf 3 – Lulu Rocks $10 Win 3   Race 4: Optional Claiming $62,500/N2X at 1 […]