Kentucky Derby 2014

For the sake of transparency

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An explanation as to why the Kentucky Derby/Trakus post was hidden from view.

Kentucky Derby 2014: The Aftermath

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What do we know now?

California Chrome? California Gold! Derby Gold.

California Chrome came, saw, and kicked ass.

Derby analysis from Predicteform

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A look at this year's Derby from our friends over at Predicteform.

Derby analysis from Predicteform

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A look at this year's Derby from our friends over at Predicteform.

Kentucky Derby Staff Picks

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It's time for the Derby Day Staff Picks! Guaranteed (not guaranteed) to make you money (no money).

Derby Day Open Thread

Derby day is here!

Oaks/Derby Double Will Pays

The will pays for the Oaks/Derby Double, along with the current odds for the 2014 Kentucky Derby after early advance wagering.

JP Makes The Perfect Mint Julep

JP shares his Mint Julep recipe in this concise video! The Derby isn't complete without The Perfect Mint Julep.

The Bourbon Thread

It's time to talk about your favorite corn-based, barrel-aged distilled spirit from the Bluegrass.

Hoppertunity Scratched from Derby

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Trainer Bob Baffert cites "foot bruise". Colt is fine, but headed to Rood & Riddle for full work up just to be safe. Pablo Del Monte draws in.

Fox Hill Farm | Churchill's lack of respect for a legend of racing

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Sadly, not all is sunshine and lollipops at Churchill Downs this week. Along with the issues at the Fair Grounds, the recent takout hike at Churchill, and now issues with treatment of legendary jockey Ron Turcotte, CDN is putting on a clinic of bad PR. I'm not sure if Churchill Downs is just incredibly tone deaf, ignorant, or just plain doesn't care (probably the most likely cause), but this incident doesn't help their already suspect (at best) image with a lot of racing fans.

2014 Kentucky Derby: Post times, TV, wagering menu

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The race schedule, post times, TV coverage, and wagering menu for the 2014 Kentucky Derby and Kentucky Oaks at Churchill Downs.

Derby Entries & Odds; Hoppertunity scratched

The field is set for the Grade 1 Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on Saturday, May 3rd.

Derby Draw Open Thread

The draw is today, if you haven't heard.

Derby Contenders: General a Rod

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He's dueled with Wildcat Red all winter and spring. Now General a Rod has to try and beat his rivals and the best three-year-old colts in the country.

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