Posts tagged: Horse Racing

Betting On the Pope

It may not be the Super Bowl, but papal betting has a lively history.

I’ll Have Another Out of the Triple Crown Run

I’ll Have Another, the horse that won the Kentucky Derby and the Preakness, has been pulled out of the Belmont Stakes, ruining the chance for the Triple Crown.

Way to Pick ‘Em, Joe Drape!

“Animal Kingdom will stalk the lead pack and have the first jump at the leaders when they hit the stretch and then unleash a powerful closing kick.”Joe Drape in Saturday morning’s NY Times, picking 20-1 longshot Animal Kingdom to win the Kentucky Derby.