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Dumbass stables got greedy and did not prep Chrome + Jock kept him in a box until the top of the lane = no Horse of the Year. But how can you keep saying he has done more than Shared Belief ? SB already has BEAT older horses in a Grade 1 race. Bayern will not go 1 1/4 against top older horses. We will see next week.
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  • Mary Z. · Hey gloom and doom, clecair, Had not whoever's whatshisname, the no chancer not scraped The Derby-Preakness winner at the start of the Belmont, there could be a different story. Either we see a Triple Crown winner or not as much time off for Chrome after the Belmont. I don't recall the name, but class is not just about the horse race gradings. Why is it always the worst horses that ruin it for the best? See also 2011 Belmont and No He Isn't, that race's ruiner. There are long shots that have some kind of a chance and then there are ones who do not belong. It is not a blessing for the top two year old that is having a fantastic comeback as a three year old to have missed the Triple Crown races. It is just what happened. Do you think they wouldn't have loved to have won the Derby? As for Bayern, someone asked months ago which one 3 year old the readers thought capable of winning the Triple Crown. With Shared Belief already out, I know I said Bayern. He's had his ups and downs, but when he gets that word go in his head, he's beautiful. I think you are right about Shared Belief, but not for the reason you stated. · 4 hours ago
  • cleclair1994 · Im not trying to be gloom and doom Im just going off of recent trends in the last few years. 2011 was different but look at the other recent years. Orb and Oxbow ran a combine total of 3 times after the triple crown...bodemeister, I'll Have another, Creative Cause, Union Rags never ran again. Even this year. Danza, Medal Count, Intense Holiday. These are all talented horses that ended their career because of the triple crown. The horses that become the really good ones down the lines are the ones that usually did not go through this rigorous schedule. Im not saying it is always the case, of course there are exceptions, but there are enough examples in the past few years that it can be concluded that the Triple Crown may not be the best thing for the race horse itself. · 4 hours ago
Have never seen her in person but she looks like a BEAST in her photos and on TV, very physically impressive. She has backed it up on the track in her last three races, nice win today.
Look Shared Belief can win the awesome again, classic, and clark and still has no shot at 3 year old honors end of story
We often forget how much the jumpers of today carry and JUMP with that high weight. They stay sound. What gives?
  • Exterminator · Vic I suggest you get involved with eventing. They carry weight, don't run on Lasix or Bute, and do it for miles over 3 tough days. · 7 hours ago
watch the race yourself. Rider kept himself in almost a blind switch NO ONE ELSE. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W9YW_IeEKYk
Well stated, Southern Humor, and triple_double. Refreshing observations!!!
what happens if VE Day wins the JCGC and the Classic, hhhhhhmmmmmm!!!!
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  • travel_vic · The stewards would immediately suggest DRUGGING. · 8 hours ago
  • ekindy · The 3YO colt Eclipse is very much wide open now. VE Day, Wicked Strong, Tonalist and Shared Belief all can win it if any of them win both their respective preps and the BCC. Chrome and Bayern can win it if either of them wins the BCC. If Bayern passes the BCC for the Dirt Mile and wins, he can win it if all of the rest lose the BCC. Many, many scenarios now. · 7 hours ago
Breed, Own & Train horses like Bobcat Greeley in DerbyVille! [Edit] Bobcat Greeley will this pedigree travel 1mile +6farlong
YOOO!!!! If Shared Belief and CC lose there remaining races, and this gal wins her next two, she could steal the HOTY title, she has three G1's and if she wins the Spinster and the BC Distaff, she will have 5 G1's this year, now that deserves HOTY
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  • jockey2be. · True! · 10 hours ago
  • ekindy · She still has to withstand the inertia of a 2 time defending HOTY still very much in the running despite battling a major medical issue this year. · 8 hours ago
The great Discovery carried 130 or more 19 races out of 33 in a two yr period. The highest amount he carried was 143. The highest weight he won under was 139.
Curlino obviously well meant, broke slow and didn't run a lick. Having Mark Casse for a trainer the poor horse is doomed for failure. Trainer has never had anything in the States. Stick to mopping up at Woodbine, Mark.
  • MedoMoreno1 · $ earned / start was 2nd only to Hollendorfer Dmr 2014 - 9th leading money winner at meet with many fewer starts · 8 hours ago
Emerald Downs website said she reached Santa Anita safely Wed., Sept 17. Now we just wait and see.
He would have a better record, Allen. The greats of the past carried weight. Forego carried more than 135 pounds nine times. Damascus ran in six consecutive races with 130 to 134 pounds. Seabiscuit carried 130+ thirteen times. Dr. Fager carried more than 130 in his last eight races, with the last outing at 139. Sister Ta Wee carried 142 in her last race. Then there is Kelso, who carried 130 or more in twenty four contests. These days weight variances are nowhere near what they used to be. Ta Wee carried 29 more than Hasty Hitter in her last Interborough. You saw Secretariat win the Belmont. What were other memorable races?
In todays race Bayer set a track record and his time at the mile split was 134.71, Bebbie ran the mile in 134.2, My piont is she can run at this level. This was the boys !!!! jlp
Who would be a good match for her? Hard Spun is doing well, maybe even Super Saver, or Distorted Humor
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  • AmbitiousD · Very nice analysis, Sullivan. What are your thoughts on Gio Ponti or Animal Kingdom? · 13 hours ago
  • Sullivan · In considering matches for her I would tend to lean to faster horses with Mr. Prospector's influence. Speightstown is one who I am sure would be good with her, but I did not try due to his stud fee. · 9 hours ago
Nathan at least it is good to know that Boots confidence and how good this guy was early in his career came true. But to all the HOTY experts that said if SB beat CC ,he was worthy of The HOTY Honor. What happens if this guy wins his next BC race and The Classic is won by an upset. Using your logic then, Bayern is HOTY.
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  • tmallios via Disqus · Southern Humor ,the one thing you said that is right. This game is all about dancing dollar signs. If not about that,do you honestly think i would waste my time rooting for a race horse to win for the sake of winning. Unless a friend owns and trains them,i could be doing alot of better things with my time. To those that enjoy the rooting aspect,all the power to them. Do exactly what you enjoy and gives you pleasure. To me it is a waste of my time. Someone asked me that if i were not allowed to partake in the pari mutual side of the sport. How much less would i follow it. About 95%. As far as boots is concerned.He may be my made up friend,but only the shadow will know. Glad to see you are still miserable and jealous. · 10 hours ago
  • triple_double · "Boots" also picked Noble Moon to win the Penn Derby. Unfortunately he finished in a DEAD HEAT for 4th!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! ps Mallios, I can still keep my HRN account. hahaha · 9 hours ago
Good race big girl, you looked very good in the sloppe. Another stakes winner for Curlin. jlp
B S when a horse is boxed they climb and/or the rider steadies. NO where did that happen. The narrative fallacy yet again.
Rider STALKED The pace in an ideal position tracking the pace of race like any journeyman would do. When he pressed the gas there was no one home. NOTHAING about his trip took away his chances NOT A THING.
i too think souper colossel can be a good 3 yr old

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