This year's Run Happy Travers will be the 149th running of the Travers Stakes so you know the Saratoga Racecourse has a lot planned for all in attendance. The attendance ill once again be capped at 50,000 so get your tickets now to guarantee you'll be there for the "Mid Summer Derby."
Every day throughout the meet, our horse racing insider Brian "The Closer" Mariano will give you his picks to help you win at the windows. The picks will be in order of preference and will include an early Pick 5 ticket, late pick 4 ticket and a best bet on the card! Follow him on twitter @Mariano_closer for his up to the minute selections and updates from Saratoga!
Since 1961, the colors of the Travers winning owner have graced the waters of Saratoga's infield pond. Today, for the first time, and in honor of the exhilarating dead heat between Golden Ticket and Alpha two canoes were launched.