lilredrooster
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March 18th, 2019 at 2:40:50 AM permalink
Quote: speedycrap

That was a bad ride. That is all. The bright side is that Improbable will have a better odds next time out.



the last half furlong of that race was covered in 6.06. The previous 2 in 24.46. the race with Game Winner was about the same. those are the best end of race times I've seen from the contenders, and it's pretty quick, and its a very good sign.

although I may have missed something in the others.
Last edited by: lilredrooster on Mar 18, 2019
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FinsRule
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March 18th, 2019 at 4:52:51 AM permalink
Considering how the other star two year olds have been pretty bad coming back this year, Improbable and Game Winner acquitted themselves very nicely for their first starts.
lilredrooster
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March 20th, 2019 at 5:36:11 AM permalink
the city of Baltimore is trying to stop the powerful Stronach group from closing Pimlico and moving all operations to a renovated track in Laurel, Maryland
the Preakness has been run at Pimlico in Baltimore since 1873
probably not a great many people care about this, but I'm a guy with family roots in Baltimore and I do
I don't want the Preakness to leave Pimlico and Baltimore - I would rather that Stronach renovates Pimlico
https://wtop.com/baltimore/2019/03/baltimore-sues-pimlico-owners-want-track-seized/
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FinsRule
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March 20th, 2019 at 6:10:53 AM permalink
Too expensive to renovate Pimlico. They race like 10 days a year there.

Iíve been to Laurel, not Pimlico.

I was not impressed.
Keeneone
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March 25th, 2019 at 2:03:08 PM permalink
Tacitus seems to be the best shot I have in my barn this year. GLTA in the 2019 Kentucky Derby.
aceofspades
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March 30th, 2019 at 3:57:23 PM permalink
Great ride keeping the slow pace up front in the Florida Derby for Maximum Security

I wonder if trainers will send a rabbit out after him in the Kentucky Derby?
Johnzimbo
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Thanks for this post from:
aceofspades
March 30th, 2019 at 5:37:57 PM permalink
With a 20 horse filed not sure there isn't always a "rabbit", seems like some horse always goes too fast early.
FinsRule
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March 30th, 2019 at 9:02:40 PM permalink
My future wagers are looking pretty solid so far. These prep races are nuts. 2 weeks to go!
lilredrooster
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April 6th, 2019 at 10:40:50 AM permalink
wonder where DD is
he hasn't posted here since 3/9
he started the thread and usually posts a lot about the Derby and preps
today is the Wood, and I think he focuses on NY racing a lot
"𝘦𝘷𝘦𝘳𝘺𝘣𝘰𝘥𝘺 𝘩𝘢𝘴 𝘢 𝘱𝘭𝘢𝘯 𝘶𝘯𝘵𝘪𝘭 𝘵𝘩𝘦𝘺 𝘨𝘦𝘵 𝘩𝘪𝘵 𝘪𝘯 𝘵𝘩𝘦 𝘧𝘢𝘤𝘦"..........ᴍɪᴋᴇ ᴛyꜱᴏɴ
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April 6th, 2019 at 11:30:32 AM permalink
Quote: lilredrooster

wonder where DD is
he hasn't posted here since 3/9
he started the thread and usually posts a lot about the Derby and preps
today is the Wood, and I think he focuses on NY racing a lot



He signed on today. Maybe just doesn't have anything to say.
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