Category: HRI STAFF

WHITNEY DAY BET RECORD

Today’s all-sources handle set a Whitney Day record. Wagers totaling $31,835,863 established a new standard, eclipsing Whitney Day in 2017 when $30,153,138 was wagered on

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CUOMO MAIDEN AT SPA

New York’s Governor, Andrew Coumo, made his first trip to Saratoga Race Course today, in honor of the recently departed Marylou Whitney. Cuomo was seen

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LOS AL CONFIRMS WRONA

In a tweet late Friday afternoon, Los Alamitos Racetrack confirmed a Horse Race Insider exclusive and announced it indeed had hired Michael Wrona to succeed

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EXCLUSIVE: WRONA TO LOS AL

By John Pricci AUG. 2, 2019—Trusted sources have informed HorseRaceInsider that Michael Wrona will take over as full time announcer at Los Alamitos Racetrack beginning

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STOKING EMPIRE 6 FEVER?

AUG 1, 2019—This afternoon the New York Racing Association, Inc. (NYRAannounced the Whitney-Saratoga Derby Pick 6, a special two-day all-stakes wager. What?! It’s like this.

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FLORIDA-BREDS ARE HOT

There is a 13-race program at Gulfstream Park Saturday featuring juveniles bred in the Sunshine State. The Florida Sire Stakes program offers one event for

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THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK

Many racing pundits love to knock the Rainbow 6 Jackpot concept but apparently bettors seem to like it well enough that it has been a

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VOODOO YOU KNOW SO WELL

NYRA PRESS RELEASE SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – Voodoo Song, a five-time winner on the Saratoga turf, will look to get back to winning ways in

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WHITNEY FIELD PLUS ODDS

NYRA PRESS RELEASE SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. -Grade 1-winners McKinzie, Thunder Snow, Vino Rosso and Yoshida square off in a contentious renewal of the Grade 1,

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POST-DRAW WHITNEY QUOTES

Todd Pletcher, trainer of Vino Rosso (drew post 5; 6-1 morning-line odds): “He’s been training great. I think he’s a much better 4-year-old than he

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MARYLOU WHITNEY DAY

JULY 30, 2019–The New York Racing Association and the City of Saratoga Springs will honor the legacy of Thoroughbred owner, breeder and philanthropist Marylou Whitney

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