Nine Great Runnings of the Haskell Invitational — By John Piassek

Nine Great Runnings of the Haskell Invitational By John Piassek Wednesday, July 20, 2016 We’re getting ever-closer to the biggest event of the Monmouth Park season: the Haskell Invitational. Considered the first big major three-year-old race after the Triple Crown series, this year’s Haskell will be headlined by Kentucky Derby winner Nyquist. His expected challengers…

BLOGS: Tribute to A Tiny Racetrack — By Annise Montplaisir

BLOGS: Tribute to A Tiny Racetrack Annise Montplaisir January 12, 2016 Blog originally published at Annise’s Anecdotes The first time I watched live horse racing, it wasn’t at a pristine track like Keeneland, or the timeless staple, Saratoga. There’s no sweeping grandstand or meticulously manicured infield. Instead, a set of shiny metal bleachers covered by…