Jay Cronley
Getting technical

Technical handicapping is not thoughtless handicapping because even on its blandest level, you have to decide whether or not you buy into the concept.

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Gary West
When the going gets tough

California Chrome could not overcome a good field in Saturday's Pennsylvania Derby.

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Bill Finley
Goodbye, old friend

No one ever accused Suffolk Down of being a nice place. The place was a dump. But it was my dump.

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Amanda Duckworth
Wise and interesting

Two-time Horse of the Year Wise Dan is getting an image makeover after coming back from colic surgery earlier in the year.

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Bill Finley
Can sports betting save NJ racing?

If Monmouth makes this work then it might be only a matter of time before you can go to one place to legally bet the ninth race exacta and over/under on the Steelers game.

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In the Gate: Horse Racing Podcasts
Dress Rehearsal

Colorful trainer Eric Guillot discusses Whitney champ Moreno's chances in Jockey Club Gold Cup & Breeders' Cup Classic. Bill Finley analyzes, plus Barry Abrams' commentary.

A Walk in the Parx

Trainer Art Sherman discusses California Chrome's first start since the Belmont Stakes, in the Pennsylvania Derby. Dick Jerardi of the Philly Daily News analyzes, plus Barry Abrams' commentary.

What Is a Picture Worth?

Oonagh Chan (Hong Kong Jockey Club) on whether beefed up simulcast production means greater revenue. Plus, Tim Turrell on California Chrome in the Pennsylvania Derby.