Songbird takes on six in the Alabama Stakes

Saratoga plays host to the esteemed Alabama Stakes this Saturday, and the Grade I, $600,000 event drew a worthy star indeed in SONGBIRD, who seeks her tenth straight win. She faces an assortment of six new and familiar three-year-old fillies, all of whom will be going further than they’ve ever gone before; 1 1/4 miles….

Land Over Sea, Go Maggie Go lead large Black-Eyed Susan field

The Grade II $250,000 Black-Eyed Susan Stakes for three-year-old fillies headlines Pimlico’s Preakness eve card on Friday. It’s Race 11 on the program with an estimated post time of 4:50 p.m. EST. #3 LAND OVER SEA (2-1) and #5 GO MAGGIE GO (5-2), the only two horses returning from the Kentucky Oaks two weeks ago,…

Kentucky Oaks wide-open without Songbird

Songbird, the undefeated filly that has so overwhelmed her previous rivals that many clamored for her to enter the Kentucky Derby, would’ve been a huge favorite in this race but unfortunately had to defect due to a fever. That leaves a contentious field of 14 fillies (plus one also-eligible) to contest this $1 million race…