Tag Archives: Ways and Means horse

Band of Gold wins 2024 Martha Washington Stakes

Kentucky Oaks 2024 Update (2-5-24)

By Jarrod Horak The Forward Gal and Martha Washington Stakes were the latest road to Kentucky Oaks 2024 points races. In this article, I will look back at those races and update my “Fabulous 5” Oaks contenders. The  Las Virgenes at Santa Anita was originally scheduled for Feb. 4, but rainy weather pushed that race […]

Pioneering Spirit takes the 2023 Bernard Baruch at Saratoga

Saratoga 2023: Spinaway & Hopeful Recaps

By Jarrod Horak The curtain has come down on the 2023 summer meet at Saratoga. The final two Grade 1 races of the meet were for 2-year-olds, and neither had the result that many were expecting. Brightwork was hardly a big surprise in the Spinaway, but Nutella Fella’s victory in the Hopeful was completely expected […]

Brightwork wins 2023 Adirondack

Saratoga Stakes Analysis: Spinaway & Hopeful

By Jarrod Horak Juveniles take center stage in the final two Grade 1 races of the Saratoga 2023 summer meet. Ways and Means makes her much anticipated stakes debut in the Spinaway on Sunday, Sept. 3, and the closing Monday feature is the Hopeful featuring Bob Baffert’s $2 million purchase Muth.   Click here for Saratoga […]