Tag Archives: De La Rose Stakes 2023

Maple Leaf Mel wins East View Stakes

Saratoga stakes recaps: Mourning Maple Leaf Mel

By Jarrod Horak We cannot begin this recap article without discussing the tragic events surrounding the Test Stakes, and that race is almost impossible to talk about given what happened just before the wire. The ending was almost too tragic to believe. Maple Leaf Mel, an extremely talented and fleet New York-bred filly, was in […]

2022 Penn Oaks winner Haughty

Saratoga Week 4 stakes previews (August 2-4)

By Jarrod Horak One of the great things about Saratoga is all of the stakes activity during the week. Hopefully the weather holds up because the weekday stakes action is confined to the turf course as we flip the calendar to August. Horses for the turf course Technical Analysis and War Like Goddess headline the […]