CARS HOMES JOBS
 
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Saratoga: Jerkens' duo could tangle again

Monday, Aug. 25, 2014
It was awkward, trainer Jimmy Jerkens said.
It was uncomfortable.
It’ll probably happen again.
 
Saratoga Race Course: Jerkens couldn't lose at wire
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Saratoga Race Course: Jerkens couldn't lose at wire

Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014
V.E. Day rallied in the stretch and overtook Wicked Strong at the wire to score an upset victory in the $1.25 million Travers Stakes by a nose Saturday at Saratoga Race Course.
 
Travers weekend time for Saratoga Springs to shine
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Travers weekend time for Saratoga Springs to shine

Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014
Sometimes called the fourth leg of the Triple Crown, the Travers brings 40,000 to 60,000 people to the city. Many consider it the pinnacle of the racing season and a point where the action in the Spa City’s downtown reaches a fever pitch.
 
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King's Bishop: The Big Beast is changing tactics

Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014
Don’t look now, but The Big Beast is stalking the King’s Bishop.
 
Close Hatches enhances reputation with easy win
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Close Hatches enhances reputation with easy win

Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014
Close Hatches may have inherited the lead in the race, but she went ahead and grabbed the lead in her division with authority on Friday.
 
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Travers undercard: Valente praying for hard, dry surface

Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014
Burn, baby. Burn.
That’s what Loudonville’s Roddy Valente will be hoping for when the sun comes up today. If there’s any lingering moisture in the main track at Saratoga Race Course, he’ll want it baked out by post time for the Grade I Ballerina.
He’s got his homebred Hot Stones running in her first Grade
 

Horse racing launched Olczyk in career on TV

Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014
Ed Olczyk has carved himself a nice career in hockey, both on and off the ice.
 
Closers can't let Bayern get too comfortable on lead
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Closers can't let Bayern get too comfortable on lead

Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014
The 145th Travers Stakes presents a tricky balancing act for most of the field.
Bayern faces no such puzzle.
Barring a gate mishap, the runaway Haskell winner and jockey Martin Garcia are going to go right to the front from the start.
 

Travers analysis: Bayern may not look back

Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014
In the fascinating 145th renewal of the $1.25 million Travers Stakes, the choice here is the speedy shipper Bayern, who will attempt to give trainer Bob Baffert his second victory in the Mid-Summer Derby.
 
Oklahoma track the morning place to be
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Oklahoma track the morning place to be

Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014
For some people, morning sun is best in Saratoga Springs.
 
 

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