Baffert has another Haskell winner

THOROUGHBRED NEWS AND NOTES FOR LATE JULY Another week, some more thoughts on the sport of kings. Thoroughbred racing has obviously felt the effects of this Covid 19 thing, but much to the delight of guys like me, they are still running at different tracks across the...

Maximum Security gets a clean slate

Let’s face it…sometimes stuff happens in life. Like it or not, that’s just how it is. Usually, there are two choices…get over it or get under it. Maximum Security is one of those fantastic four-legged phenoms we call a Thoroughbred race horse....

A few Thoroughbred thoughts

A FEW THOROUGHBRED THOUGHTS One of the great things about covering the sport of kings is the fact we still have some real things to write about. Like actual events in the field of competition and not just speculation on play or political stances regarding the...

Serengeti Empress on familiar ground

One of the most royal runners in the sport of kings today is no doubt Serengeti Empress. If you have a question about her ability to rule, simply watch her run. Her fleet feet and tremendous courage will tell why she has been crowned as a real race horse. But as is...

Kentucky Downs has Music City in Mind

KENTUCKY DOWNS HAS MUSIC CITY IN MIND Some things just seem to be made for each other. Peanut butter and jelly, bologna and cheese, sweet tea and lemonadeā€¦ ahhh yes. I think now we can add anotherā€¦ Kentucky Downs and the Music City! Entering 2020, Nashville, Tennessee...