Jay Cronley
Busting bad streaks in the boondocks

Bad picking streaks that center on the biggest thoroughbred races are hard to shake.

Story » Archive »

Bill Finley
How are they going to catch Bayern?

The Haskell isn't the Travers. It's a shorter race on a racetrack that has always suited speed horses.

Story » Archive »

Gary West
3-year-olds fight for title

Wherever strange winds blow and inexplicable things happen, people tend to be superstitious.

Story » Archive »

Amanda Duckworth
A step in the right direction

Horse racing is making strides when it comes to the care of its athletes

Story » Archive »


In the Gate: Horse Racing Podcasts
Takeout Order

Will disjointed simulcast structure & high takeout rates destroy racing from within? Former NYRA CEO Charles Hayward & "Horseplayers" star Christian Hellmers weigh in.

Toast of the Summer

Jockey Irad Ortiz (Kid Cruz; Travers) & trainer Jamie Osborne (Toast of New York; Pacific Classic) preview Saratoga's & Del Mar's signature races, plus Barry Abrams' commentary.

Dreaming of Greatness

Trainer Kiaran McLaughlin on Jess's Dream, son of 2-time Horse of the Year Curlin and 2009 HoY Rachel Alexandra. Teresa Genaro analyzes, plus a Barry Abrams commentary.