Archive for October 2019

Cup Spotlight- Frank’s Rockette

Frank’s Rockette has been favored in all four career starts. Yet she has lost all three since her dominating maiden victory in the debut. So you may call her a money burner. But a review of the replays for all four races shows she is one you don’t want to dismiss in the Breeders’ Cup…

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Cup Spotlight- Scabbard (Noose)

You may remember him as Noose. But because social justice warriors seem to always get their way these days, you now must call him Scabbard. Regardless of the name, he’s sure to fly into Arcadia under the radar in the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile. With Eight Rings, Maxfield, and Dennis’ Moment set to take piles upon…

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Cup Spotlight- Vitalogy

We are under three weeks to go until the Breeders’ Cup, and that means it’s time for us to become familiar with as many of the contenders in as many of the races as possible. And while so much can change between now and November 1st, I think Vitalogy, an expected entrant in the Juvenile…

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LoneSpeed Saturday Bomb of the Day

Santa Anita Race 8- #8 Kingly This is a pretty ambitious spot for a 3yo with only two prior starts on the grass. There is no doubt he’ll need to run the race of his life to win this. But there isn’t a ton of speed signed on in here. And with main pace threat…

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Might it be a Godolphin/Godolphin late Double at Keeneland?

Only one of the 11 juvenile fillies entered in today’s Grade I Alcibiades at a distance of 1 1/16th miles over the Keeneland dirt has ever been two turns. And guess what. She’s done it twice. Godolphin’s Micheline for Michael Stidham comes off a win at Monmouth in the Sorority at a mile on the…

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