Catching My Eye: DeVaux scores Haskell undercard upset, Saratoga nail-biter 

Mon Jul 24 2023Kevin Kilroy

On Saturday over a 20-minute span, Cherie DeVaux sent out two upset winners in as exciting of races as you can find, as Shotgun Hottie took the Grade 3 Molly Pitcher S. on the Haskell undercard at Monmouth and Taking Candy nosed out two fellow three-year-old flyers in a salty first-level allowance across Saratoga’s inner turf.
How to bet the 2023 Hard Spun Stakes

Mon Jul 24 2023John Mucciolo

Presque Isle Downs will play host to the $100,000 Hard Spun S. on Tuesday, a one-mile and 70-yard event for Pennsylvania-breds on the synthetic oval.
Monday Morning Message with Jason Beem July 24, 2023

Mon Jul 24 2023Jason Beem

Jason looks back at the weekend of racing and talks about Del Mar's big opening weekend.
Keeler Johnson's picks and plays July 24

Mon Jul 24 2023J. Keeler Johnson

Handicapper J. Keeler Johnson shares picks and plays for Monday, July 24 at Thistledown and Assiniboia Downs, along with horses to single in Pick 5 and Pick 6 carryovers at Finger Lakes.
How to bet the 2023 Princess of Sylmar Stakes

Mon Jul 24 2023John Mucciolo

Keystone State-bred fillies and mares will travel one mile and 70 yards over the all-weather strip in Monday’s Princess of Sylmar S. at Presque Isle Downs.
Jason Beem Horse Racing Podcast: July 24, 2023

Mon Jul 24 2023Jason Beem

Jason looks back at a busy weekend of racing, including an upset in the Haskell Stakes. He discusses racing from Monmouth, Saratoga, Del Mar, and Colonial Downs.



Presque Isle Downs Selections and Analysis for Monday, July 24, 2023

Mon Jul 24 2023Dick Powell

Dick Powell offers his selections for the Monday card at Presque Isle Downs.
Harness Weekly Update: Double-digit scores heat up profits

Sun Jul 23 2023Frank Cotolo

Features on fire; H2W prices soar.
Ellis Park: How to bet the $2,104 Super High 5 carryover

Sun Jul 23 2023J. Keeler Johnson

No one hit the $1 Super High 5 in the final race on Saturday at Ellis Park, which means there’s a $2,104 carryover on the table for Sunday’s card.
The Science of Horse Racing: What is a Turf Hoof?

Sun Jul 23 2023Jennifer Kelly

Understanding the difference between turf and dirt hooves and what that knowledge adds to your toolbox can give you another angle to consider when making your picks.
Colonial Downs: A single and a longshot for the $2,357 Pick 6 carryover

Sat Jul 22 2023J. Keeler Johnson

The Saturday card at Colonial Downs brings a $2,357 carryover in the “Old Dominion 6,” a $1 Pick 6 wager with a modest 15% takeout rate.
Longshot of interest for the 2023 Irish Oaks

Fri Jul 21 2023Kellie Reilly

An up-and-comer from the Dermot Weld yard, #1 Azazat (15-1), has plenty of appeal as an “each-way” proposition.
How to bet the 2023 Shuvee Stakes

Fri Jul 21 2023John Mucciolo

Four fillies and mares will travel 1 1/8 miles over the Saratoga main strip in Sunday’s $200,000 Shuvee S. (G2). The field features a pair of standout distaffers, including Champion #2 Nest who will make her 2023 debut in the affair.