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TAMPA BAY TODAY-JAN 23

In order to win a turf sprint you need three essential tools; speed, turn of foot and quickness. It does appear that gelded five year

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LAUREL PARK LIVE-SEP 12

With feature race choices limited to sprints this Saturday, we chose the one with the larger field featuring Maryland-bred or Maryland-sired runners for three year

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LAUREL PARK LIVE-SEP 7

When his time comes, Todd Pletcher will not become a first ballot Hall of Famer because he’s not the all-time leading money earner, or poised

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LAUREL PARK LIVE-AUG 29

It’s been a while since Hanalei’s Houdini (6-1) has raced on turf and we wonder what took the connections so long to get him back

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LAUREL PARK LIVE-AUG 14

What does one do when an irresistible handicapping force meets an unmovable winning object? The wise guy answer would be to look for a third

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LAUREL PARK LIVE JUN 12

With a forecast calling for sunny skies, we go to the turf course for Friday’s eighth event, fillies and mares going a mile and a

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TAMPA BAY TODAY – MAY 30

Today’s 7th race at Tampa, should it remain on turf, owing to predicted thunderstorms, presents a rare opportunity; to beat a Chad Brown trained favorite

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TAMPA BAY TODAY: JAN 3

In keeping with our value theme that worked out nicely on Tampa Today JAN 1 debut, we thought today’s fifth race, an N3L/$25,000 claiming, would

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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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KEENELAND’S HUNKA’ LOVE

Wednesday’s feature race in Lexington is a 6-1/2 furlong sprint on the main track for older optional claiming allowance types and it would appear that

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