Author Archives: Mike Beer

Sunday Stakes Preview: Keeneland’s Grade 1 Spinster

>>Go to the PPs for the First Lady | Post Time 5:45 EDT Sunday We are not going to worry about track condition this far ahead of time, but wet conditions prevailed at Keeneland on opening day of their fall meet on … Continue reading

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Sunday Stakes Preview: Keeneland’s Grade 1 Spinster

>>Go to the PPs for the First Lady | Post Time 5:45 EDT Sunday We are not going to worry about track condition this far ahead of time, but wet conditions prevailed at Keeneland on opening day of their fall meet on … Continue reading

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Friday Stakes Preview: In Keeneland’s Grade 1 Alcibiades, a Pace Projector meltdown points us to a 15/1 key horse

>>Go to the PPs for the Alcibiades| Post Time 5:30 EDT Friday 11 two-year-old fillies will shoot for Grade 1 glory in the $400k Alcibiades on opening day at Keeneland on Friday.  Set for 1 1/16 miles on the main track, we … Continue reading

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Friday Belmont Highlight Horse: Ask The Lonely, sneaky impressive in debut, is a live 10-1 shot in race 9

>>Belmont | Race 9 | October 2nd | 5:19 EDT | Go To The TimeformUS PPs   2yo filly #8 Ask the Lonely makes her second career start today, following a layoff of 85 days.  We like that she appeared forward … Continue reading

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Saturday Stakes Preview: The Grade 1 Jockey Club Gold Cup at Belmont Park

>>Go to the PPs for the Jockey Club Gold Cup | Post Time 5:28 EDT Saturday Despite its $1 million purse and status as a prestigious Grade 1 race, Saturday’s Jockey Club Gold Cup, for older horses over 1 1/4 miles, … Continue reading

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Saturday Stakes Preview: In the Grade 1 Flower Bowl at Belmont Park, can 12/1 Mutatis Mutandis return to her best form?

>>Go to the PPs for the Flower Bowl | Post Time 3:08 EDT Saturday The Grade 1 Flower Bowl is likely to be contested over a turf course rated something other than firm on Saturday at Belmont Park.  How that affects … Continue reading

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Saturday Stakes Preview: Jeremy Noseda ships in Nemoralia for The Grade 1 Frizette at Belmont Park, & we’ve got the full report from Timeform

>>Go to the PPs for the Frizette| Post Time 3:43 EDT Saturday The Grade 1 Frizette, for 2yo fillies over a one-turn mile on Belmont’s main track, has pulled a field of seven. As usual for the juvenile graded stakes program in … Continue reading

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