Monthly Archives: December 2014

Santa Anita: Full Card Analysis for Wednesday

>Santa Anita/ December 31th / Go To Racecard Race 1: #2 Enduring Erin may be able to use this post position to gain position closer to the early lead. Hess gets 89 rating with his favorite rider, Kent D. #3 Backintheacademy … Continue reading

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Santa Anita: Full Card Analysis for Sunday

>Santa Anita/ December 28th / Go To Racecard Race 1: #6 Sir Barclay broke slow at Los Al, quickly got into contention, and recorded a speed figure of 86. Repeat could do the trick in this weak field. #4 Twenty Percent … Continue reading

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When does a gelding become a gelding?

We considered “The Unkindest Stat” as a headline for this post but resisted. Let’s cut to the chase: If you’re trying to come up with playable statistics based on the “Reported Gelding” information that Equibase began highlighting this fall, you’ve lost … Continue reading

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Santa Anita: Full Card Analysis for Saturday December 27th

>Santa Anita/ December 27th / Go To Racecard  Race 1: #5 Magna Warrior has been facing better and has the best dirt TimeformUS Speed Figures. Goes for trainer who is good with recent acquisitions. #3 Warren’s Wesley goes for trainer who … Continue reading

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Santa Anita: Full Card Analysis & Highlight Horse for Opening Day

>Santa Anita/ December 26th / Go To Racecard Race 1: #11 Justonemorething will be on a clear early lead, according to Pace Projector. Has the best last-out speed figure in the field and switches to a rider with whom Kruljac gets … Continue reading

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Stakes Preview: Friday’s Grade 1 La Brea at Santa Anita

>Santa Anita/ December 26th / Race 6 / 2:47 PST The Pace Projector for the La Brea shows a hot early pace with Stonetastic up front after a 1/4 mile. >Learn how Pace Projector works The Grade 1, $300,000 La Brea has … Continue reading

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Stakes Preview: In Friday’s Grade 1 Malibu at Santa Anita, it’s Shared Belief vs a Bob Baffert brigade

>Santa Anita/ December 26th / Race 8 / 3:52 PST  The Pace Projector for the Malibu shows a modest early pace with Bob Baffert’s Pimpernel and Chitu in a comfortable position 1/4 mile into the race. >Learn how Pace Projector works The Santa Anita … Continue reading

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