Author: John Pricci - On the Line

TAKING A LONGER CD OPTION

If we wanted to play it safer in Wednesday’s optional claiming N2X at 7 furlongs in Derbytown but it’s too late to stop now. The

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ADMISSION OFFICE WELL SPOTTED

The Churchill feature is a competitive turf route for older handicappers going a mile and an eighth with course loving Mr. Misunderstood looking to repeat

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BACKING A SASSY NEW YORKER

Horse racing matches one horse against another, of course, as trainers effort to shape their development and careers. When this happens, handicapping becomes a study in trainer

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IN SEARCH OF A GOOD TRIP

Please Jose Ortiz, I only ask that you place my selection in a place where she can win. I don’t often blame riders, don’t believe

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MARK CASSE IS “BIG SPORT”

HorseRaceInsider was gratified to learn that The Turf Publicists of America have awarded their 2019 Big Sport of Turfdom award to trainer Mark Casse. By

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KEY TO BIG A LATE PICK 4?

Maybe the better question, given the deep freeze, is whether an interesting, competitive grass event will remain on that surface? Hope so because while he

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RAINBOW 6 JACKPOT GROWS

The Rainbow 6 Jackpot is now up to $768,774 for Thursday after there was no single-ticket winner for the 31st consecutive day at Gulfstream Park

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RIGHT HERE IN RIVER CITY

Mr. Misunderstood will defend his title in Saturday’s Grade 3 River City at Churchill Downs, heading a field of 10 turf specialists in the 1

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NEED GPW PICK 4, 6 SINGLE?

In responding to above, doesn’t everyone? With regular dark days or the deep freeze limiting simulcast options this Wednesday, there is a Pick 4, or

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IS IT COLD? HOW COLD IS IT?

Well, as fans of the old “Tonight Show with Johnny Carson” might respond, it’s so cold that Churchill Downs decided to cancel its live racing

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MILLIONS CLASSIC PREVIEW

Sometimes you just have to believe, especially if you’re supporting a horse that in his last two starts was beaten a cumulative 36 lengths. But

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