Tuesday, February 01 2011
Capital OTB Announces Kickoff of the Region’s Newest Sports Talk Show
• “Capital Sports” Live Broadcast Thursday at the Albany Teletheater
• Shows Kickoff Guest on Thursday Will Be Siena Coach Mitch Buonaguro
• Albany City Rocks Coach of Talor Battle and Jimmer Fredette join Anthony
• Times Union’s lead sports columnist Mark McGuire to discuss the Super Bowl
• Announce Section II Boys High School Basketball All-Star Team and Panel of Experts
Monday, November 23 2009
TALAMO WINS FIVE, INCLUDING MOCCASIN ABOARD BICKERSONS
INGLEWOOD, Calif. (Nov. 22, 2009) — Jockey Joe Talamo capped a four-win afternoon with a victory aboard eastern horse Bickersons in the $100,000 Moccasin Stakes on Sunday at Hollywood Park.
Talamo, 19, rode a perfect race, briefly relinquishing the lead on the backstretch when Bickersons was challenged by Neeko, and the Canadian-bred had plenty left when challenged by favorite Crisis of Spirit rounding the far turn.
Friday, September 11 2009
Statewide OTB Pick 6 Contest Hits For More
Statewide OTB Pick 6 Contest Hits For More than $15,000! Coincides with Rachel Alexandra’s History - Making Woodward Stakes Victory.
12 New York State OTB Patrons Win More Than $1,000 each
Albany NY, (September 11, 2009) – The New York State OTB Presidents today announced that the statewide Pick Six contest that was conducted during the six weeks of the Saratoga Meet was a success, ending with the Pick Six wager being won on Saturday, Woodward Stakes day. The statewide OTB promotion involved a Pick Six wager each of the six Saturday’s during the Saratoga Meet. Two patrons from each of the six OTB corporations were randomly selected to participate in the promotion. The contest was conducted on New York Racing Association races, helping to promote New York racing and culminating with the winning pick 6 wager on September 5th Woodward Stakes Day.