Tag: Santa Anita Race Track

Saturday Stakes: It’s Go or Go Home Time

Kentucky Derby Tips and Picks

The road to the 2019 Kentucky Derby is winding towards its end. Saturday is the second to last stop before the journey that started last fall in Kentucky ends next week in Arkansas. For many horses running in this Saturday’s Derby Prep races, it’s their last chance to make early May reservations for Churchill Downs.…

Sunday Stakes: Back to Business at Santa Anita

It’s a busy Sunday of stakes racing with Aqueduct, Santa Anita and Tampa Bay Downs carding a total of 10 races worth at least $100,000 in prize-money. Tampa Bay is the hotspot with six big money races. Sunday’s Stakes races include: Aqueduct Race 8 – $100,000 MADDIE MAY STAKES Santa Anita Race 2 – $100,000…

Horse Racing Roulette: A Wagering Strategy by the Numbers

by: Rich Bieglmeier A few weeks back, we chronicled a day of Horse Racing Roulette results at Gulfstream Park and Santa Anita to see if the new casino-like wager is a good bet or something to forget for horseplayers. At least for Sunday, February 20, 2019, Horse Racing Roulette was a license to print money.…

Saturday Stakes: Tampa Bay Next Stop on Road to KY Derby

Kentucky Derby Tips and Picks

by: Rich Bieglmeier Forget Groundhog Day, three things mark the start of spring for me. 1. The Daytona 500 2. Major League Baseball’s pitchers and catchers reporting to camp 3. Kentucky Derby/Oaks Prep races with a major uptick in the stakes racing schedule The Daytona 500 is next Sunday, February 17th. The Oakland A’s pitchers…

Saturday Stakes: 3 Stops on the Road to the Kentucky Derby

Kentucky Derby Tips and Picks

by: Rich Bieglmeier The Road to the Kentucky Derby runs through Hallandale Beach, Florida, Arcadia, California, and New York City, New York, this Saturday. Ten Kentucky Derby hopefuls will go at in the HOLY BULL STAKES at Gulfstream Park. Six boys will battle it out in the ROBERT B. LEWIS STAKES at Santa Anita. And,…

Sunday Stakes: The Road to the KENTUCKY OAKS

Santa Anita Race Track Horse Racing Tips

by: Rich Bieglmeier Although there is only one stakes race with prize-money of at least $100,000 this Sunday, the SANTA YNEZ STAKES at Santa Anita is an important one for the Fillies. The $200,000 Grade II race is one of the stops on the 2019 Kentucky Oaks qualifying tour. The winner will be awarded 10…

Saturday Stakes Racing: The SAN GABRIEL STAKES at Santa Anita

Santa Anita Race Track

by: Rich Bieglmeier This is probably the last of the slow holiday related weekends of stakes racing. The number of big bankroll races will start to heat up with the Pegasus World Cup coming in three weeks and all the Kentucky Derby prep races shortly thereafter. There are six stakes races this Saturday with money…