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GOING GULFSTREAM- AUG 6

Might come as a surprise to some but there are still a few juveniles remaining in South Florida and two of the most impressive we’ve

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GOING GULFSTREAM – JULY 10

An Interesting optional claimer to end the Gulfstream race week, a two-turner on Tapeta Track that offers an opportunity for some value in a seven-horse

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GOING GULFSTREAM- JUNE 18

It’s a classic question, brilliance vs. experience, in a stakes for young horses but that’s the scenario in Saturday’s co-featured Game Face for three-year-old fillies

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TAMPA BAY TODAY – APR 23

An interesting full-field maiden allowances on tap in today’s seventh race in Oldsmar, three-year-olds going 1-1/16 miles on the Tampa Bay turf. The race comes

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GOING GULFSTREAM – APR 7

The feature race that begins Gulfstream’s spring/summer meet is a state-bred 1 mile 70 yards on Tapeta Track ,and while it didn’t attract a large

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GOING GULFSTREAM – MAR 10

Today’s eighth race feature is interesting because not only is there a variety of running styles but for the fact I’m pleased I’m not responsible

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GOING GULFSTREAM – FEB 11

With over a half million dollars waiting to be swept up at the end of the Gulfstream Rainbow, Friday’s eighth race presents a real dilemma:

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GOING GULFSTREAM – JAN 14

They don’t get much trickier than today’s Gulfstream feature, a 5-1/2 panel dirt sprint in which five of the seven entrants would represent no big

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TAMPA BAY TODAY – SAT

In today’s seventh race on the grass, it shapes up as a battle between a hot horse, Rudiger (2-1), from the hot barn of Maria

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TAMPA BAY TODAY – FRI

It’s not very often when veteran handicappers feel very good about the chances of a horse with a cumulative record of (4) 0-3-2, but when

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TAMPA BAY TODAY – FRIDAY

Every weather handicapper I know says it’s going to start raining early Friday morning in Oldsmar and continue throughout the day. But I’m not total

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TAMPA BAY TODAY-SUNDAY

With a 60% chance of rain, lots of dirt races on the card and pickings are slim as one of the classiest races on the

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TAMPA BAY TODAY-FEB 3

Wednesday’s seventh at Tampa Bay at one mile on the turf offers an opportunity to catch a horseman doing what he does best–the quick turnaround–get

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