Posts Tagged: Horse Racing

Best Horse Race Tracks In The U.S.

Gambling on horses may be stressful for many. There’s lots of money on the line and the amount of research can translate into how much money you will win (or lose). Despite this, horse race bettors’ can often find a day at the track relaxing.  Here are some of the best tracks to spend an… Read more »

Trifecta Thursday: Louisiana Downs, July 16th 2015

Ever watch horse racing in Louisiana? It’s just like every other track except much further south and much more fun! Thursday, July 16nd, 2015 RACE 1 3:15pm EXACTA (BOXED) #6 Berniestrike 5/2 #2 Copper Cajun 8/1 A lot of inexperience in this race; Berniestriker has one start (place) and lot of people will try to… Read more »

Did American Pharaoh Save Horse Racing?

We finally have a Triple Crown winner after so many years – that wasn’t so easy now was it? Saturday was such a dominating run for American Pharaoh, end to end and pulling away at the end. No excuses or critics of this horse, he was victorious in every way possible. The celebration barely started… Read more »

Trifecta Thursday: A Bad Day At Belmont

The Belmont Stakes are tough on horses and can be tough on bettors, I know I’ve had my share of difficulty there. Plus, it’s hot, like usually REALLY hot. That doesn’t help. Last year was no different, mistakes were made, oh yes, mistakes were made. Last year we had family in town and thought it… Read more »

Trifecta Thursday: Can American Pharoah Win The Triple Crown?

We never learn, do we? if last year taught us anything it’s that no, we will never see another Triple Crown winner. I mean California Crown was such a lock and failed how can we ever trust another favorite at the Belmont Stakes? The problem is three-fold, first, there will be “fresh” horses that have… Read more »

Trifecta Thursday: Belmont Park Free Picks, May 7th, 2015

Given we are in Triple Crown season why not scope out Belmont Park and look back at The Kentucky Derby. Located just outside New York City, or in Queens depending how you look at out, let’s see what we’ve got. RACE 2 1:51pm For the Kentucky Derby there are always a lot of parties, but… Read more »

Super Saturday: The Kentucky Derby Free Picks

The Kentucky Derby May 2nd, 2015 Post Time 6:24pmEST For many, The Triple Crown season is racing season and The Kentucky Derby is here! As mentioned this race is full of great value with the favorites rarely actually winning. Here are my picks. Feel free to share yours. BUKOWSKI PICK TO WIN Charles Bukowski always… Read more »

Trifecta Thursday: The Kentucky Derby – An Early Look

This week we are all in at Churchill Downs. Here’s an early look at some of the horses you can expect to race on Saturday. Here are a few I’m considering. THE FAVORITES: Both American Pharoah (9/4) and Dortmund (9/2) are Bob Baffert trained horses and not surprisingly are the big time favorites. THE NEXT:… Read more »

The Kentucky Derby Diaries: Mint Juleps Suck

The Kentucky Derby Diaries are a collection of stories OWR will be telling up till the Kentucky Derby on May 2nd. Have any good stories? Post them in the comments or send them to us at What is a Mint Julep? Its mint and bourbon… Done throwing up? Here’s how you make one: In… Read more »