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Bad quotes

Updated: July 23, 2012, 4:36 PM ET
By Jay Cronley | Special to ESPN.com

The summertime search for bad bets continues here, the hope being that there will be a race when something like these make up a field.

1. A horse with a post position unsuitable for its skills 2. Bad trainer 3. Slow horse 4. Surface change, fake to real dirt 5. Bad jockey 6. Layoff 7. Catches late "smart" money 8. A regular horse 9. New front wraps 10. Off cheap win in the slop 11. Fresh from a win in a six-horse race 12. First for new trainer

The eighth horse at 10-1 would carry ...

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