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Travers, Whitney Anchor 2017 Meet At Saratoga
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y (Press Release courtesy of NYRA)
. - The 2017 meet at historic Saratoga Race Course will again be highlighted by the Grade 1, $1.2 million Whitney and the Grade 1, $1.25 million Travers, the centerpieces of two of the biggest days in North American racing...
Chad Brown Breaking New Ground
This has turned out to be a flat out incredible summer in Saratoga for Mechanicville trainer Chad Brown. He is starting to pull away from reigning training champion, Todd Pletcher, which is an incredible feat in itself. Pletcher has won astonishing 12 training titles since 1998, including each of th…
Travers Week Is Upon Us
This week is my favorite week of the Saratoga Spa calendar. That can only mean it's Travers Week. Personally,  this Saturday will mark a milestone in my career as it will mark the 30th anniversary of covering the Saratoga racing season...
American Pharoah Huge Travers Favorite
Yesterday we learned that Triple Crown winner American Pharoah earned the No. 2 position for the Travers' Stakes on Saturday afternoon at Saratoga Race  Track.
Out of the No. 2 position, Pharoah is the clear favorite to win the race, coming in at 1-5 on the odds line...
Travers Day Sold Out
With or without American Pharaoh, the Travers day race has sold out.  The New York Racing Association, Inc. NYRA today announced that all tickets for Travers Day are officially gone.
Many people speculate that Pharaoh will race, others don't believe he will...