Mid-Atlantic Musings (Laurel Park Fall Preview), by John Piassek — Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Mid-Atlantic Musings By John Piassek Laurel Park Fall Preview Wednesday, September 7, 2016 In the racing world, there’s a lot to look forward to in the fall. There’s the Breeders’ Cup, of course. There’s the great meets at Belmont Park, Keeneland, and Kentucky Downs, among other places, not to mention the loads of Breeders’ Cup…

Mid-Atlantic Musings By John Piassek — Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Mid-Atlantic Musings By John Piassek Wednesday, August 31, 2016 The American Championship Racing Series: A Look Back  This year’s Pacific Classic was trumpeted as the biggest race of 2016, and it lived up to the hype. 2014 Kentucky Derby winner, California Chrome dominated the race, going gate-to-wire to defeat champion mare Beholder and 2015 Santa Anita…

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…