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Picks and Ponderings: Welcome Back, Work All Week and The Pizza Man!

Last year was a banner year for a pair of Midwest Thoroughbreds homebreds, The Pizza Man and Work All Week.  The Pizza Man handled rises in class with aplomb, dethroning Dandino in the American St. 136 more words

Picks And Ponderings

Mint Julep By Connor Cortese

A Mint Julep is historically created with four ingredients: mint leaf, bourbon, sugar, and water. Historically, the mint is that of Southern states, and in Kentucky specifically. 504 more words

Connor Cortese

Xtra Luck draws off for GIII Louisville Hcp. win - Results and Replay

Xtra Luck, ceded the first mile pace to Majestic Harbor, sitting 2nd but within easy reach of the lead, then grabbed that lead going into the far turn and then pulling away for the 1 1/2 length win in today’s $100,000, … 110 more words

Horse Racing News

Kentucky Derby Day!

Two weeks ago, I went to the Kentucky Derby with Candice.

It was my first trip to the Derby (though not my first to Churchill Downs… 1,115 more words

Keen Ice

Horsin' Around

They say The Kentucky Derby is the most exciting 2 minutes in sports. But really sometimes it’s the last 10 seconds that is the most exciting!! 297 more words

Good Times

I took my toddler to the track: A day at Churchill Downs

I took my baby to a horse track. I took MY BABY to a horse track. I am judging me right now. Looking back on the experience, I’m not exactly sure what I expected, but I promise you that I have a really good excuse for my actions. 490 more words