Monthly Archives: August 2014

Stakes Preview – The Grade 2 Yellow Ribbon Handicap at Del Mar

>Del Mar/ September 1 / Race 9 / 6:05 PDT The Grade 2 Yellow Ribbon Handicap, the 9th race on Monday’s Labor Day card, reunites many of “the usual suspects” of the local older filly/mare turf crowd. Four of the competitors … Continue reading

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Del Mar Top Play: 12-1 Garnisheed Wages in the finale, with emphasis on the secondary slots in exotic bets

>Del Mar / August 31 / Race 11  / 7:05 PDT At morning line odds of 12-1, Garnisheed Wages looks like a filly who will offer good value come post time. Garnisheed Wages has made four starts in her career. Her … Continue reading

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Saratoga Top Play – The Grade 1 Spinaway

>Saratoga/ August 31 / Race 1o / 5:47 EDT The Grade 1 Spinaway, for 2yo fillies, drew a field of nine and includes seven who will be making just their second career start. The ML favorite is Todd Pletcher’s Angela Renee. … Continue reading

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TimeformUS Horses in Focus for Sunday, August 31

  Hand-selected by The TimeformUS team, Horses in Focus stand out on our feature sets, such as pace projector, TimeformUS speed figures, spotlight ratings, trainer ratings, pedigree ratings, etc. Expect to see TimeformUS Horses in Focus on this blog typically … Continue reading

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Stakes Preview – The Grade 1 Hopeful

>Saratoga/ September 1 / Race 4/ 2:36 EDT Monday marks the end of another Saratoga meet, and it will close out with the final Grade 1 of the stand, the Hopeful Stakes for 2yos over 7 furlongs. It has drawn a field … Continue reading

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Stakes Preview – The Grade 2 Del Mar Derby

>Del Mar/ August 31 / Race 9 / 6:00 PST The Grade 2 Del Mar Derby is a solid, competitive turf event at 1 1/8 miles for three-year-olds, but it doesn’t quite have the feel of a Grade 2 event. No one … Continue reading

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Stakes Preview – The Grade 1 Spinaway

>Saratoga/ August 31 / Race 1o / 5:47 EDT The Grade 1 Spinaway, for 2yo fillies, drew a field of nine and includes seven who will be making just their second career start. The ML favorite is Todd Pletcher’s Angela Renee. … Continue reading

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