Understanding the impossible
Have you ever wondered which bettors win the impossible races?
I wonder that many times per day, sometimes five or six times a race card, hundreds of times over a month.
Who in his or her right mind could have played the second favorite with the 35-1 shot and hit that exacta?
Who could have thought the $80 horse might have a chance to get through on the rail and win a three-horse photo?
Who could have put real money on the trainer who hadn't won a race this entire season?
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