Archive for July, 2012

Free Arlington Selections for Saturday, July 14, 2012

by Ed Meyer

posted on July 13, 2012 in Free Picks and Tips, Handicapping, Horse Racing, | No Comments >>

There are a bevy of great stakes this weekend. This is the call-to-the post for the summertime biggies. Just when you thought they never would arrive, they come in a bushel basket. So sit back and grab your EZ Win forms and lets make this a weekend to remember! Arlington Park The weather is suppose to […]

Hey, Who Was That Guy?

by Ed Meyer

posted on July 11, 2012 in General Discussion, Handicapping, Horse Racing, | 2 Comments >>

It was a hot and sunny day at River Downs today, but that could be any of the 100 + they conduct racing. I drifted in to spend a little time watching and betting a buck when two old regulars pointed and hollered, “Hey, who is that guy over there?” – Well, as I sat […]

Horses to Watch

by Greg Melikov

posted on July 9, 2012 in Blogroll, Free Picks and Tips, Horse Racing, | 2 Comments >>

Horses worth watching, a list of runners compiled by handicapper/turf writer Greg Melikov, should do well next time out. These thoroughbreds’ won six times, finished second five times and ran third five times since June 1. They’re worth considering when developing your wagering strategy for online betting or at your favorite track. ARLINGTON PARK Outlaw […]

Free Belmont Pick-Four Selections – July 7th, 2012

by Ed Meyer

posted on July 6, 2012 in Free Picks and Tips, Handicapping, Horse Racing, | 3 Comments >>

The heat is everywhere, and hopefully we can carry this to the windows. Every Saturday at Belmont you can play the guaranteed late pick-four. It begins with race #7, and be sure to get your EZ Win Forms to uncover your hidden value. Race #7 – 1 1/16 turf – 4:02 p.m. ET #2 – […]

Mr. Lucky

by Ed Meyer

posted on July 5, 2012 in General Discussion, Horse Racing, | No Comments >>

What is in a name? I guess if you were a gambler, you would love to have this moniker. Or, it could be just the opposite as they call the hefty guy ” Tiny.”  But, in this case the name had meaning, and it fit just right. Bill is an older gent who had traveled the world, and […]

Jim Dandy Stakes Sports a Rich History

by Greg Melikov

posted on July 3, 2012 in Blogroll, Horse Racing, News, News and Announcements, | No Comments >>

Way back in 1930 Jim Dandy tackled Triple Crown champ Gallant Fox in the 61st Travers Stakes at Saratoga. The ‘‘Fox of Belair,’’ as he was called, entered the historic stakes race with six straight wins as a 3-year-old. Only one horse in the field of four was given a chance to beat the 1-2 […]