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It's a Del Mar kind of Friday

Friday night racing where the turf meets the surf.

Gulfstream's Rainbow 6 nears the end of the road

With $6,303,426.30 in carryover heading into Saturday's card, Gulfstream Park's Rainbow 6 wager could potentially rise to well over $10,000,000 by Memorial Day when the wager must payout.

Preakness Preview from Predicteform

A look at the Preakness from our friends at Predicteform.

Preakness 139 (California Chrome Does The Thing?)

Figure out the Preakness field this year. Maybe even win some money. Hopefully, you get to see it live. Don't spoil it for me, either, since I have all the weddings tomorrow. Seriously, congrats to Jason/Rachel and Kenny/Kim on their nuptials.

2014 Preakness: The new shooters

The Preakness wouldn't be the Preakness without a handful of new shooters making their way into the field in an attempt to spoil the Derby winner's party.

Preakness payouts since 2000

A look at the payouts at the Preakness since the year 2000, along with a summary of how the betting favorite has performed during that same time frame.

Derby analysis from Predicteform

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

Kentucky Derby Staff Picks

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

Kentucky Oaks Day Staff Picks

It's time for STAFF PICKS!!!

Random Friday Thoughts

Thoughts on some of this weekend's races, plus a look at a new wagering application at Emerald Downs.

Predicteform Wood Memorial Analysis

A look at the 2014 Wood Memorial from Predicteform.

Weekend Racing Action: Rebel Edition

Tapiture and Strong Mandate set to do battle in the Rebel Stakes, while Close Hatches returns in the Grade 2 Azeri.

Weekend Stakes Action: Gotham & Swale Edition

No Nay Never returns at Gulfstream, while Samraat and Uncle Sigh prepare to battle again in the Gotham at the Big A.

Weekend Open Thread: FOY & Risen Star Edition

Major Derby points are on the line in the Fountain of Youth and the Risen Star on Saturday afternoon.

Weekend Stakes Action: Presidents Day Edition

A look at some of the top stakes races coming up on this President's Day holiday weekend.

Will Take Charge leads the Donn

Will Take Charge is back in Sunday's Grade 1 Donn Handicap, kicking off the Jockey Club Tour on FOX.

Horseplayers: A Review

A review of the debut episode of Horseplayers on the Esquire Network.

Breeders' Cup: Saturday Staff Picks

We're back for Day Two. Staff Picks! Make money. Or not. It's up to you!

Breeders' Cup Friday: Staff Picks

You are guaranteed [not guaranteed] to make money with our Friday Staff Picks or you get your money [no money] back!

Weekend Open Thread

It's Million Day at Arlington Park.

Saturday Racing Preview for August 17, 2013

Figure out who to bet or toss for the big races across the country at Arlington (Million Day), Saratoga (Alabama/Sword Dancer Day), and Del Mar (Del Mar Oaks Day).

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Ex-Seahawk Mike Tice collects horse-racing payoff exceeding $100,000 | The Seattle Times

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From NFL head coach to holder of a winning Pick Six ticket.

Oxbow, Verrazano headline Haskell at Monmouth

Preakness winner Oxbow and Hall of Fame jockey Gary Stevens lead a field of seven in Sunday's Haskell.

Where The Turf Meets The Surf...and the Spa

It's summer time. That means Saratoga and Del Mar are here for a bit. Time to see what horses I like (and also which ones you should avoid, many of which could be one and the same).

Weekend Stakes Action: Million Preview Day on tap

A quick look ahead at some of the action on tap this weekend around North America.

Woodbine takes center (or "centre") stage

Up With the Birds leads the field in today's Queen's Plate at Woodbine.

Weekend Stakes Action: Hollywood Gold Cup Edition

Game On Dude will face a field of just four rivals in Saturday's Grade 1 Hollywood Gold Cup, the final running of this historic race at Hollywood Park.

Belmont Stakes: Staff Picks & Open Thread

It's time for the final jewel of the Triple Crown, the Belmont Stakes.

Belmont Stakes Payouts Since 2000

A look at the payouts at the Belmont Stakes since the year 2000.

Flat Out looks to remain perfect at Belmont

Flat Out tries to keep his unbeaten record at Belmont Park alive in the Grade 1 Met Mile on Memorial Day.

Doubles vs. Win Parlay: A Look At Emerald In 2013

At every track there are certain bets where the crowd does a good job of assessing the relative value of the horses and bets where the public misses more than it hits. At Emerald Downs, the rolling Daily Doubles are a wager where a player can find so

Memorial Day Weekend Stakes Action

Memorial Day weekend doesn't just kick off summer, but the summer racing season, as well.