Past The Wire, Weekly Column by Jonathan Stettin — September 16, 2014

Past the Wire By Jonathan Stettin Does Chrome Rust? Saturday marks the return of this year’s popular Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner California Chrome in the $1-million Pennsylvania Derby. Derby winners always generate excitement and this year is no exception. The late addition of the ultra-fast Bayern, from the barn of Bob Baffert, adds some spice…

Past The Wire, Weekly Column by Jonathan Stettin — August 26, 2014

Past the Wire By Jonathan Stettin Sorting it Out This past weekend was everything the Sport of Kings was about: competitive championship racing, exceptional athletic performances, great venues, television coverage, rewarding wagering opportunities and, of course, a few blunders. I’ll devote this week’s column to sorting it out and seeing just what we learned. Let’s…