Tag Archive: Shy Humor

Jan 05 2013

Jerome Day at Aqueduct; New Horses to Watch

Here’s my analysis of today’s card at Aqueduct.  I haven’t included the stakes races, the Jerome and Busanda, because I like the obvious horses in there.  I slightly prefer Princess of Sylmar to Asiya in the Busanda and I give slight preference to Long River in the Jerome, but Vyjack and Mudflats are likely winners …

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Dec 28 2012

Some Quick Snowy Saturday Opinions

UPDATE: Live racing at Aqueduct was cancelled today. I’m not totally sure that we will have racing today due to expected snowfall, but I’ll post some picks anyway.  I’m not composing a full entry more because of time constraints than anything else.  I also don’t feel that these picks require much more elaboration than what …

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May 26 2012

Memorial Day Weekend: Saturday at Belmont

Race 2:  NY-bred maiden claiming $20,000 at 6 furlongs on turf I’m taking a bit of a flyer in this race.  Catalina Island looks to be a likely winner as she drops in class after a decent try in maiden special weight company back in January.  She’s now been off for nearly three months and …

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Apr 27 2012

Shy Humor and Escape Artist Entered Today

It’s been a whole 5 days since the last race was run in New York and I’m certainly ready to get back in the swing of things.  There are two “Horses to Watch” entered on opening day at Belmont Park today (after the scratch of Sixty Acres), but NYRA has actually but together an entire …

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Feb 28 2012

Derby Preps and New Horses on the List

This foray into public handicapping is a bit more difficult than I had anticipated, but alas, I’m not too discouraged yet.  As long as I come out of the races with some interesting observations to help me out next time, I’ll keep on going, and I certainly have plenty of them this week!  But first, …

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