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Merry Christmas

My your stocking be filled with winning Pick 6 tickets.

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Possible fix to recent feed issues.

SB Nation United: Navigation Tips & Suggestions

A quick summary of tips and suggesting for navigation the new platform of SB Nation United at And Down The Stretch They Come.

And Down The Stretch They Come... United

And we're off and running.

SB Nation United & And Down The Stretch They Come

A preview of the changes coming to And Down The Stretch They Come after the launch of SB Nation United.

The Future Of And Down The Stretch They Come & SB Nation

A glimpse into the future of And Down The Stretch They Come and SB Nation.

Happy Fourth Of July

I hope everyone has a excellent Fourth of July and that it includes good weather, good food, friends and family, and a excellent selection of fireworks.

Tuesday Morning Thoughts

Tuesday morning thoughts: Royal Ascot, Divisional Standings, and a big weekend on tap at Prairie Meadows.

Happy Fathers Day!

To all of those that are fathers, or are spending the day with their fathers, I wish you a very Happy Fathers Day. Enjoy your time with your dad, whether it's at the track, a baseball game, or...

New Feature: Friday Night Lights

Friday Night Lights: A new feature handicapping a track running a Friday night race card.


Catching Up

Thanks for your patience over the past week while I've been away from the site. Things have started to settle down and I'm in the process of playing catchup with all of the action and results from...

SB Nation Launches YouTube Channel On March 1st

SB Nation will official launch a new YouTube channel on Thursday, March 1st.

Celebrating Two Years - Thank You!

And Down The Stretch They Come hits two-years-old.

SB Nation/Vox Media Officially Opposes SOPA

The official SB Nation/Vox Media position regarding SOPA.

Merry Christmas

To all of the readers, commenters, and contributors to this site: Merry Christmas to you and your loved ones. May St. Nick bring you a year of winning tickets.

Official SB Nation iPhone App Update

SB Nation Updated iPhone App

SB Nation Reader Survey

Take the SB Nation Reader Survey

Housekeeping: We're on Facebook

And Down The Stretch They Come is now on Facebook.

Cause it's time to change, it's time to rearrange

Sorry for the horrible Brady Bunch reference, I caught a rerun the other day and it was the classic Peter Brady voice-chaniging episode and now I can't get that song out of my head.  What are you...

SB Nation iPhone App

I'm back home after a few days of camping on the Columbia River where the weather was hot, the beer was cold, the wind was blustery, and the rattlesnakes were plentiful.  I'll have a Travers Day...

A Quick Reminder This Week

With it being Kentucky Derby week there are going to be some new folks dropping by to comment - if you are one of those people: welcome and thanks for visiting!  If you want to comment on any of...

Off Topic Poll: Which internet browser do you use?

Depending on which browser you use, the formatting on this site can look significantly different, especially with regards to table or charts within a post.  I've used Google Chrome for much of the...

One Year Down...

Today marks the first anniversary of this site going live.  I don't have anything particularly interesting planned to mark the occasion, instead I'll offer a special thanks to everyone and anyone...

Merry Christmas!

In honor of this Christmas, I present my Top 5 All-Time Favorite Christmas songs.  I also wish you all a happy and safe holiday season. Honorable Mention: Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas -...

Happy Thanksgiving

Whether you are planning on spending Thanksgiving Day consuming large quantities of turkey and pumpkin pie, watching football on the couch with family, playing a little Pick 3 at the Big A, or any...

What's on tap over the next week

Does anyone else feel like there is almost not enough time to wade through all the handicapping information before the Breeders' Cup?  Maybe it's due to the fact that year after year I devote...

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