Horse Racing

  • MAY 18TH, 2015

    The Daily Six Pack May 18

    We turn the page from the weekend to the work week on this Monday morning, but it’s never too early in the day to crack open a Six Pack and check out the top stories from around the sports world. This past weekend was an entertaining one for sports with the start of the NHL conference finals and the conclusion of the NBA second round. American Pharoah is o.....

  • MAY 14TH, 2015

    The 140th Preakness Stakes Horse Racing Odds

    The Preakness Stakes is a thoroughbred horse race that takes place on the third Saturday of the year, and it is the second leg of the American Triple Crown. It is also referred to as The Run for the Black-Eyed Susans, (which is the name of Maryland’s state flower), and the Second Jewel of the Triple Crown. The race is run annually on Pimlico Race Course, i.....

  • MAY 14TH, 2015

    2015 Preakness Stakes Horse Racing Odds and Picks

    With one win under his belt, Bob Baffert has his sights set on the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course. Jockey Victor Espinoza pushed the three-year-old colt to victory in one of the most exciting Kentucky Derby races in recent memory. The field of horses drops from 18 to eight for this week’s Preakness. Baffert is expected to pick up his second Triple.....

  • MAY 2ND, 2015

    2015 Kentucky Derby Race Odds and Analysis

    The 141st Run for the Roses at Churchill Downs on Saturday could go down in history. This year’s Kentucky Derby features one of the top collections of horses in quite some time, even though one stands head and shoulders above the pack in the betting market. Legendary trainer Bob Baffert is expected to come away with his first Derby win since 2002, either f.....

  • MAY 1ST, 2015

    The Daily Six Pack May 1

    Like selecting a good microbrew, it’s hard to decide where to begin with everything that happened on Thursday night. It was a very busy night of sports to lead us into a busy weekend of sports with the Kentucky Derby and Mayweather/Pacquiao on Saturday along with a Game 7 of epic proportions in the NBA. Thursday night was a good warm-up with the NFL Draft,.....

  • JUNE 5TH, 2014

    The 2014 Belmont Stakes: Odds & Betting Preview

    California Chrome will attempt to become the first horse since 1978 to win all three legs of the Triple Crown when he runs out of Post #2 in Saturday’s Belmont Stakes. He’ll have to best 10 horses, including General a Rod and Ride On Curlin, both of which ran in the Kentucky Derby and the Preakness, as well as familiar faces Commanding Curve, the Kentuck.....

  • MAY 16TH, 2014

    The 139th Preakness Stakes Odds Preview

    California Chrome’s quest to become the first Triple Crown winner since Affirmed in 1978 will continue on Saturday evening in the 139th running of The Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore, MD. Stories have been swirling this week about California Chrome coming down with a cold and also having to be treated for a small throat blister. Regard.....

  • MAY 1ST, 2014

    The 140th Kentucky Derby

    It will be a beautiful day for racing at Churchill Downs on Saturday for the 140th Kentucky Derby. With sunny skies and temperatures near 70, the track will have plenty of time to dry out from some early week rain, though the conditions may make for some sloppy practice runs throughout the week. The field of 20 horses was set on Wednesday afternoon and post .....

  • JUNE 8TH, 2013

    Belmont Stakes Betting – Will the Belmont Be Pletcher’s Race?

    If there is strength in numbers, Todd Pletcher goes into the Belmont Stakes like Hercules. He's got five different horses set to go to post, and there could be a method to his madness. The 145th running of the Belmont Stakes is scheduled for Saturday with post time at 6:36 PM ET. The purse is $1 million, and the race will be contested at a mile and a half......

  • JUNE 7TH, 2013

    2013 Belmont Stakes Odds Posts & Picks

    We have our finger on the pulse of all of the horse racing betting action this year, and we know that this year's Belmont Stakes odds are going to be amongst the toughest to beat. Today, we look at the post positions and morning line odds for all 14 horses in the field, and we make our Belmont Stakes picks for the horses that we think will and will not be ab.....

  • MAY 17TH, 2013

    2013 Preakness Stakes Posts Odds & Picks

    We have our finger on the pulse of all of the horse racing betting action this year, and we know that this year's Preakness Stakes odds are going to be amongst the toughest to beat. Today, we look at the post positions and morning line odds for all nine horses in the field, and we make our Preakness Stakes picks for the horses that we think will and will not.....

  • MAY 2ND, 2013

    2013 Kentucky Derby Posts, Odds & Picks

    We have our finger on the pulse of all of the horse racing betting action this year, and we know that this year's Kentucky Derby odds are going to be amongst the toughest to beat. Today, we look at the post positions and morning line odds for all 20 horses in the field, and we make our Kentucky Derby picks for the horses that we think will and will not be ab.....