Posts Tagged ‘horse race betting’

Bluegrass Blues

by Ed Meyer

posted on February 10, 2014 in Blogroll, General Discussion, Horse Racing, Kentucky Derby, | No Comments >>

Gamblers are creatures of habit. We bet the same tracks, get excited when they come down the lane, and find explanations if our horse runs out. I guess you could say that makes me “Master of the Obvious.” But on this particular Sunday, I found my visit to the races a little more than just […]

Do-Over / 2014

by Ed Meyer

posted on January 8, 2014 in Blogroll, General Discussion, Handicapping, Horse Racing, | No Comments >>

I was chatting with a friend when he broke the news to me. He was distraught and upset, and moreover disappointed in himself. “It’s all over now,” he said “And 2014 is only days old.” “That’s one way of looking at it, but why not give yourself a do-over ?” I replied. “A do-over, why would […]

Happy New Year

by Ed Meyer

posted on December 31, 2012 in Blogroll, General Discussion, Horse Racing, | No Comments >>

I have never been much of a New Year’s kinda’ guy. I usually stay home and cook, and watch a bevy of bowl games. But as the final hours of 2012 make their way into the books, I get a little teary eyed of days gone by and good things to come. But all-in-all, it […]

King of the Hill

by Ed Meyer

posted on August 9, 2012 in General Discussion, Horse Racing, | 2 Comments >>

The contest circuit is one where you enter as a stranger and leave as a member of the group. Never before have I enjoyed doing battle in a game that I love dearly. But as of lately I have had some different feelings. Oh I still love them, but there may need to be a […]

Alpha Will Be Dandy; Paynter Gets Nod in Haskell

by Greg Melikov

posted on July 25, 2012 in Blogroll, Free Picks and Tips, Horse Racing, | No Comments >>

The widest open of this weekend’s big races for 3-year-olds is Saturday’s $600,000 Jim Dandy at Saratoga. The 49th renewal has attracted several graded stakes winners, but the top two sophomores are headed to Monmouth on Sunday for the 45th running of the $1 million Haskell Invitational. The Jim Dandy will be loaded with an […]

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 – […]

Exotic and New Horse Racing Bets for the Budget-Minded Player

by Horstradamus

posted on September 1, 2011 in Educational Articles, General Discussion, Horse Racing | No Comments >>

While huge payouts associated with multi-race wagers like the Pick-6 grab all the attention and headlines, there are a variety of other exotic and new wagers that offer a lot of betting action for a smaller investment.  While some of these bets have been around for a long time, there are a lot of horseplayers […]