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The 147th Preakness

The Preakness didn’t really lose any luster when the connections of Derby winner Rich Strike decided to pass the race. They picked up budding star filly Secret Oath the Derby runner-up Epicenter. Add a few new shooters and we have a nice and competitive second jewel of the Triple Crown races. Obviously, we won’t have a Triple Crown winner this year but those are supposed to be few and far between anyway. Let’s look at

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Key Races & Bets for Saturday May 21st, 2022

Dinner Party Stakes – Race 8 at Pimlico – Post Time 2:49 PM Eastern This appears to be a great betting race because the two top morning line favorites, Set Piece (8 to 5) and Atone (5 to 2), are both vulnerable and can be beaten. Set Piece returned from seven months off last month and was 8 to 1 in the Maker’s Mark Mile, ending up seventh of eight. Aside from winning the Grade

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Peter Pan Stakes 2022

The Kentucky Derby is in the books. We saw one of the biggest upsets in the storied history of the race. Sandwiched in between the Derby and the Preakness which will be run next Saturday, is the Peter Pan at Belmont Park. The Peter Pan is thought of as a prep if you will for the Belmont Stakes. We’ll see how that plays out this year. Set Sail ships in from Santa Anita for Richard

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Key Races & Bets for Saturday May 14th, 2022

Man o’War Stakes – Race 8 at Belmont Park – Post Time 4:46 PM Eastern In and of itself, this race may not offer value but as the start to the double and pick 3 there is a lot of value because the horses which I think can win the next two legs are not favorites. When Gufo ran in the 2021 Man o’War, he was returning from a five and one-half month layoff. Nevertheless,

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Key Races & Bets for Saturday May 7th, 2022

Fort Marcy Stakes – Race 8 at Belmont Park – Post Time 4:19 PM Eastern Doswell has won three of 12 races on the grass but he’s shown up nearly every time as he’s finished in-the-money in 11 of those 12 races. His BEST two efforts came at this nine furlong trip, first in the December, 2020 Fort Lauderdale Stakes even though he ran second, earning a 112 Equibase Speed Figure, and the other came

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