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Key Races & Bets for Saturday, August 10

Key Races & Bets for Saturday, August 10 Brought to you by Amwager.com, a great legal online wagering website. Saratoga Special Stakes – Race 8 at Saratoga- Post Time 5:11 PM Eastern This is a salty group of two year olds with seven of eight having won their most recent start. However, the horse that didn’t win, King Snake, is the most interesting. He was beaten a nose on the wire by Peruvian Boy after

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Key Races & Bets for Saturday, August 3

Key Races & Bets for Saturday, August 3 Brought to you by Amwager.com, a great legal online wagering website. Fasig -Tipton Lure Stakes – Race 7 at Saratoga- Post Time 4:31 PM Eastern Lukewarm morning line favorite Lucullan (3/1) could be very tough here as he returned from a 14 month layoff last month to win a turf route as if he’d never been away, beating graded stakes winner Noble Indy pretty easily. Saez was

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Key Races & Bets for Saturday, July 27

Key Races & Bets for Saturday, July 27 Race 8 at Saratoga- Post Time 5:09 PM Eastern Before three straight stakes races there’s the interesting six furlong allowance sprint, which kicks off the Grand Slam. If you’ve never played it, it’s a fun bet where you win by having a horse hit the top three in the first three legs and pick the winner in the last leg. The basic strategy is to try to

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Key Races & Bets for Saturday, July 20

Key Races & Bets for Saturday, July 20 Molly Pitcher Stakes – Race 8 at Monmouth Park – Post Time 3:27 PM Eastern There’s really no analysis here. Midnight Bisou is likely to have a paid workout as she prepares for bigger races and she’s a “Free Square” for the pick 3 starting in this race. She won the Phipps last month about as easily as a horse can win and she’s likely banging down

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Key Races & Bets for Saturday, July 13

Key Races & Bets for Saturday, July 13 Hockessin Stakes – Race 6 at Delaware Park – Post Time 4:13 PM Eastern For the purposes of the pick 3 ending in the Delaware Handicap, race 8, we should use all five particularly as there are horses in each of the next two races at decent odds, so if one of the favorites wins here the bet should still be worth the risk. All five of

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