Wow boner, some high profile big money stables have that race in their sights as well.
Saffie, Pletcher, Cox, McPeek, Mott, Biancone, Romans and Casse.
Trivia: Mark Casse was based at Woodbine for a long time. He married a former high-school classmate of mine (Kathy Patton) and I've met him a few times over the years when I hung around the Woodbine backstretch. I cheer for him in the big races and often bet his nags.
Next Wed probably. About 20 of the higher earners are entered this weekend (so they won't race on the 12th). Maybe another 3-4 went last weekly and are unlikely... odds increasing that we get in but still a longshot.
Backsideofthemoon (Malibu Moon) has lived on the Belmont backstretch since 2015, but that changed Tuesday when a van picked him up to take him to Parx. It's not where owner Charlie Halas or trainer Pat Reynolds want him to be, but they didn't have much choice in the matter. Even though he...
I am a breeder of record of horse #348 which goes up for sale on Tuesday. I own some horses that race and others that we breed and sell the offspring (for other people to race). That's where it's at least possible to make a profit. Racing is majorly -ev.