Category Archives: Horse Racing Nation

Saratoga’s Top 10 Champions

Saratoga Race Course opened for racing on August 3, 1863, and has been the home of many of racing’s great stakes, upsets, and champions. This slide show will present my list of the Top 10 champions to run at the … Continue reading

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The Sights and Sounds of the 2012 Belmont Stakes

Let’s go back and enjoy the sights sounds of the three weeks between the Preakness and the 2012 Belmont Stakes.  It was quite an important period for horse racing.  Horse racing needed a boost. That begins a Horse Racing Nation … Continue reading

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Follow the Quest for Triple Crown

Follow the quest for the Triple Crown on Use these links for great information on: I’ll Have Another —> 2012 Belmont Stakes —> Triple Crown Winner(s) —> This past week I posted four articles on HRN, … Continue reading

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I’ll Have Another Arrives at Belmont on Cloud Nine

View this video from I’ll Have Another’s arrival at Belmont Park. Then read my article at to find out about I’ll Have Another’s lucky number.

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Preakness Day Wagers

I am looking at the Preakness as a race in which you should NOT invest much money. The field is far smaller than in the Derby and the history of Derby horses doing very well in the Preakness makes it … Continue reading

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Run to the Roses Stable Finale

It turned out that I did much better in the Run to the Roses fantasy leagues than I did in my real money Derby wagers. I won the Brooklyn Backstretch charity RttR league. All 66 participants make a pledge and … Continue reading

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AndyScoggin Picks Oaks/Derby Weekend

You can find my Kentucky Derby 2012 top four picks posted on .  My wagering strategy on the Derby will be to make a trifecta play that uses three horses in the win spot over 5 or 6 horses … Continue reading

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Recent AndyScoggin Links

I have a multi-generation collection of Kentucky Derby glasses. On we had an interesting discussion about those collectibles.  Collecting_Derby_Memories   I had a great day at Belmont Park where I got to see To Honor and Serve begin his … Continue reading

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AndyScoggin’s Derby Top 10 (v.10)

As of Sunday, April 15th, there are only 20 days until the First Saturday in May! The descriptions include each horse’s last start (with a YouTube link if available) and possible next start for each horse and a career summary … Continue reading

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