Past performances for last Saturday’s Gulfstream Late Pick 4 looked like Greek to us and we weren’t alone. Zero Xpressbet account holders among those registered for a weekly $2,000 bonus submitted a winning ticket!     That’s saying something. Actually, a couple of things.   First, you’ve got to make sure to register for […]

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Gulfstream Park’s 2021-22 Championship meeting is off and running and Saturday’s Claiming Crown card is a challenging way to begin the season.   Let’s amend that…Saturday’s Claiming Crown card is an extremely challenging way to begin the season.   Besides paying homage (and rich purses) to horses that often race with luggage pre-packed like one-on-one […]

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Breeders’ Cup is the annual time to take your best shot at some deep fields of talented horses. Horseplayers don’t get chances like this very often, so we’d love to take advantage of a limited opportunity. For certain, there’s nothing easy about handicapping BC races. Horses arriving from around the world make sorting out Cup […]

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Time’s running out for you to hit the Late Pick 4 at Santa Anita and to earn a share of a $2,000 daily bonus from Xpressbet and 1/ST BET. Just three days remain in the meet before action shifts to Del Mar next Wednesday and the Breeders’ Cup there Friday and Saturday. Last week successful […]

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Xpressbet and 1ST BET continue to offer a daily sweetener to account holders who hit Santa Anita’s Late Pick 4 and are registered for a $2,000 bonus. For the most part, these added-money kisses aren’t life-changing scores, you’ll still need to find those in the main arena, but who doesn’t mind a little extra cash? […]

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 In case you hadn’t noticed, we’ve been away for the last two Thursdays. Then again, if you hadn’t noticed, chances are you’re probably not reading this now. As the kids these days say, ‘Whatever.’   The next two weekends are huge on the racing landscape. Breeders’ Cup Win and You’re In events, plus assorted other […]

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And just like that, the meet is over.  Thank you everyone for following along, I will see you at the Santa Anita Meet! Fall Meet begins October 1 Race 6 Classically (Outside) and She’s So Nice Worked 4 Furlongs at Del Mar on August 22nd, 2021 I’m not completely sold on this one because oddly […]

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RACE 6 Cause She’s a Lady (1) Cause She’s a Lady (Outside), Pass Interference (Middle) and Music Festival Worked 4 Furlongs at Del Mar on July 31st, 2021 Mike Puype chucking a firster into stakes but I like the work at the end of July and she’s only gotten better.  On the outside of horses […]

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Race 1 Mirasol (Outside) and Benedict Canyon Worked 5 Furlongs in 1:00.80 at Del Mar on August 14th, 2021 A pair of Bafferts here that have worked in company.  Mirasol has the fitness advantage with the race under the belt but was very keen here to go on.  Benedict Canyon looked loaded and restrained but […]

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Let’s be frank. There’s nothing simple about picking winners. That’s especially true during ultra-competitive Saratoga and Del Mar meetings. Saturday cards at the Spa and Where the Turf Meets the Surf are great examples of how players can find solid horses with real chances to win at great odds. But it’s not easy. Putting 5 […]

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Updated every Wednesday, the Primed and Ready List identifies horses that have recorded an outstanding workout within the past seven days and appear ready for a top performance. Workouts originate from Southern California (Santa Anita/Del Mar), New York (Saratoga/Belmont Park) and Florida (Palm Meadows) and can be viewed by clicking the link included in the […]

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Updated every Wednesday, the Primed and Ready List identifies horses that have recorded an outstanding workout within the past seven days and appear ready for a top performance. Workouts originate from Southern California (Santa Anita/Del Mar), New York (Saratoga/Belmont Park) and Florida (Palm Meadows) and can be viewed by clicking the link included in the […]

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Specifically designed for the rolling exotic player, Jeff Siegel’s “Daily Analysis and Wagering Strategies” isolates those horses that should be included in daily doubles, pick-3s, pick-4s, pick-5s, and the pick-6. * The selections are posted at 6:00 a.m. and updated later in the morning to reflect late scratches and changes (approximately 10:30 a.m.). For additional […]

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Week 2 of Xpressbet’s entertaining and profitable Fun in the Sun competition is Saturday and it’s your chance to make hay while the sun shines on racing at Saratoga and Del Mar. The competition is limited to Xpressbet account holders only and awards cash and Final Table seats to top players each Saturday.   There’s […]

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Summer fun in the sun begins Saturday when weekends start to include racing from Saratoga and Del Mar. One look at entries for either track will trigger a horseplayer’s mouth to water. Fields are thick and contention runs deep. Through Labor Day weekend, the action will be entertaining and challenging to all players and particularly […]

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