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by stark
Sun May 26, 2019 9:46 am
Forum: Racing
Topic: Santa Anita 2019
Replies: 791
Views: 28862

Re: Santa Anita 2019

VENT. Back in the day before the internet in Southern California, AM radio station 1070 was the friend of the racing fan. Every thirty minutes like clockwork they would bring the stretch call of the latest race at Santa Anita, Hollywood Park and Del Mar. It was the easiest, fastest way to find out i...
by stark
Sat May 25, 2019 12:28 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Three G1s Monday @ Santa Anita
Replies: 3
Views: 128

Re: Three G1s Monday @ Santa Anita

Izvestia wrote:
Sat May 25, 2019 12:25 pm
Vasilika/Rymska
Fun race to watch, not sure I can bet with any confidence.
by stark
Sat May 25, 2019 12:13 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: 2019 Three-Year-Olds
Replies: 338
Views: 16468

Re: 2019 Three-Year-Olds

Squeaky wrote:
Sat May 25, 2019 12:10 pm
Is Roadster back with Bob yet at SA?
Churchill Downs 5/21/2019 Dirt 4F 49.80 Breezing
by stark
Sat May 25, 2019 12:08 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Three G1s Monday @ Santa Anita
Replies: 3
Views: 128

Three G1s Monday @ Santa Anita

7th Race. (C5) Gamely Stakes (Grade I) $500,000 Guaranteed STAKES Purse $500,000 Guaranteed One Mile And One Eighth(Turf)(Rail at 0 Feet) FOR FILLIES AND MARES, THREE-YEAR-OLDS AND UPWARD. 1 RYMSKA (FR) (L) '14 M 123 Ortiz, Jr., I Madaket Stables LLC, Coleman, or Team Hanley, et al Chad C. Brown 2 ...
by stark
Sat May 25, 2019 11:26 am
Forum: Racing
Topic: 2019 Three-Year-Olds
Replies: 338
Views: 16468

Re: 2019 Three-Year-Olds

3 YO CLASS OF 2019 Every year leading up to the Derby there are opinions aplenty about the overall looks of this year's class. Some think it looks solid while others are skeptical. Curious.....now that we have two classic legs in the books with the Belmont and Travers yet to be decided, what's your...
by stark
Fri May 24, 2019 2:58 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Older Horses - 2019
Replies: 97
Views: 5701

Re: Older Horses - 2019

Good luck to 11yo fave SoiPhet in the 7th @ Santa Anita today.
Safe trip.
by stark
Tue May 21, 2019 9:16 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: HBO
Replies: 7
Views: 387

Re: HBO

by stark
Tue May 21, 2019 9:14 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: HBO
Replies: 7
Views: 387

HBO

Not for the faint of heart....' Real Sports with Bryant Gumble (10 p.m., HBO) - Enjoy the Kentucky Derby and Preakness? Correspondent Bernard Goldberg’s report on horse racing reveals that more than two thousand horses die racing in the United States each year. TWO THOUSAND. And thousands more are s...
by stark
Mon May 20, 2019 4:11 pm
Forum: Horsin' Around
Topic: TV Discussion Thread
Replies: 993
Views: 116109

Re: TV Discussion Thread

“The finale of the show was always going to leave fans distraught after eight years of enjoyment, so we’ve launched a specialized Game of Thrones counseling service to help bereft fans seek support and get the help they need through this tough time https://www.yahoo.com/lifestyle/game-thrones-finale...
by stark
Mon May 20, 2019 2:16 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Santa Anita 2019
Replies: 791
Views: 28862

Re: Santa Anita 2019

ARCADIA, Calif. – California trainers Mike Pender and Marcelo Polanco were told by Santa Anita management over the weekend to vacate their stalls, according to two track officials who declined to speak publicly. Pender, who has approximately 19 horses, was cited for an undisclosed horse-welfare issu...
by stark
Mon May 20, 2019 1:41 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Gary West makes an interesting challenge...
Replies: 5
Views: 239

Re: Gary West makes an interesting challenge...

Gary,
How about picking your college of choice and giving a commencement speech.
Robert Smith set the bar at Morehouse for rich guys.
by stark
Mon May 20, 2019 11:34 am
Forum: Racing
Topic: Santa Anita 2019
Replies: 791
Views: 28862

Re: Santa Anita 2019

genuinerizk wrote:
Mon May 20, 2019 10:44 am
Maiden Spectacular Music took a “bad step, eased, and vanned off” yesterday. I haven’t seen any info from Santa Anita or an update on this horse. Anyone know how he is?
I'm fairly certain that if something bad happened it would have been eagerly reported by multiple sources.
by stark
Sun May 19, 2019 7:31 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Kelly Rubley et al
Replies: 4
Views: 271

Re: Kelly Rubley et al

I would think it's much more difficult when it comes to jockeys, female vs. male at the upper echelon.

But for the life of me, I can't figure out a reason a woman hasn't trained a triple crown winner, no reason I can think of.
by stark
Sun May 19, 2019 12:06 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Santa Anita 2019
Replies: 791
Views: 28862

Re: Santa Anita 2019

Okay, so the track was sealed overnight.
If I'm not mistaken, that's the first time since the shutdown that they've had to do that.
ASSuming unretired trackman Dennis Moore is calling the shots?
by stark
Sun May 19, 2019 11:48 am
Forum: Racing
Topic: Santa Anita 2019
Replies: 791
Views: 28862

Re: Santa Anita 2019

stark wrote:
Sun May 19, 2019 11:23 am
Early morning showers.
Track closed for training.
Haven't heard yet if they sealed it?
Jon White
‏@PostTimeJon

According to the racing office, there will be no turf racing today (Sunday) at Santa Anita.
by stark
Sun May 19, 2019 11:37 am
Forum: Racing
Topic: Kelly Rubley et al
Replies: 4
Views: 271

Kelly Rubley et al

When watching the bio on Kelly Rubley who trained Alwaysmining for the Preakness, I was actually surprised to hear that a female trainer had never won a Triple Crown race. Linda Rice Michelle Nevin Carla Gaines Victoria Oliver just to mention a few who are more than capable of accomplishing the feat...
by stark
Sun May 19, 2019 11:26 am
Forum: Racing
Topic: 2019 Preakness Stakes
Replies: 196
Views: 6853

Re: 2019 Preakness Stakes

stark wrote:
Sun May 19, 2019 9:10 am
Jay Privman
‏@DRFPrivman

Winning Beyer Speed Figure of 100 for War of Will in the Preakness, per Team Beyer.
Jay Privman
‏@DRFPrivman

Upon further review by Team Beyer...fig now 99.
by stark
Sun May 19, 2019 11:23 am
Forum: Racing
Topic: Santa Anita 2019
Replies: 791
Views: 28862

Re: Santa Anita 2019

Early morning showers.
Track closed for training.
Haven't heard yet if they sealed it?
by stark
Sun May 19, 2019 9:10 am
Forum: Racing
Topic: 2019 Preakness Stakes
Replies: 196
Views: 6853

Re: 2019 Preakness Stakes

Jay Privman
‏@DRFPrivman

Winning Beyer Speed Figure of 100 for War of Will in the Preakness, per Team Beyer.
by stark
Sat May 18, 2019 2:07 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: 2019 Preakness Stakes
Replies: 196
Views: 6853

Re: 2019 Preakness Stakes

We need a pinch hitter on NBC for Jerry Bailey.

Gary Stevens?