Tag: Tampa Bay 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…

Saturday Stakes: Gotham Stakes and Tampa Bay Derby

by: Rich Bieglmeier Saturday was supposed to host three Championship Series, Kentucky Derby qualifying races with the winners receiving 50 points, 20 points for second, 10 for third and 5 for fourth, added to their Derby qualifying totals. Based on 2018’s final Kentucky Derby Standings, it’s likely the winners of the Tampa Bay Derby, Gotham…

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…