Shake That House sets 1:47.4 Vernon mark
Major March (Jason Bartlett) went to the front and led to a first quarter of :26.1 and the half in :54.0. Shake that House ($2.30) went first-over just before the half and zoomed right by to take over as they headed around the final turn. He hit three-quarters in 1:20.2. It was a :26.2 third quarter.
Shake That House, who is is trained by Chris Oakes for owners Crawford Farms Racing, Alan Johnston, and Northfork Racing Stable, made... more...
Local trainer Parker has 2 shots in Adios
“I’ve been pretty lucky over the years to come up with horses for the Adios,” Parker says. “We’re here, it’s our home track, and it’s nice to take the shot.”
The $475,000 Adios kicks off Saturday at The Meadows with three $25,000 eliminations (races 7, 8, 10); the top... more...
Former MLBer Napoli looking for first harness win
A first baseman and catcher during a 12-year MLB run that included stints playing for the Los Angeles Angels, Texas Rangers, Boston Red Sox, and Cleveland Indians, Napoli is also a lifelong horse racing fan. Growing up in South Florida, Napoli frequently attended the races at Calder Race Course with his grandfather as he chased his dreams of becoming a professional baseball player.
Napoli was drafted in 2000 at age 19 and played in the minor leagues unt... more...
Bright Eyes M stars in Ontario Gold
Sent off as the heavy favourites, regular reinsman Stephen Byron and Bright Eyes M went straight to the front from Post 7 and reached the quarter pole in :27.1. Byron eased off the accelerator in the second quarter, reaching the half in :57.2, which allowed Royal Esteem to catch Bright Eyes M and lead the field to a 1:25 three-quarters. Royal Esteem’s lead was short lived however, as Bright Eyes M powe... more...
Kikimora's 1:58.1 fastest in Ohio SS 2FT
Kikimora—whose name means “a witch who leaves wet footprints in the kitchen—scored the first OSS division triumph in 1:58.1 as the 8-5 choice with Aaron Merriman at the lines. Trained and co-owned by Chris Beaver for partner Sandra Burnett of Wilmington, Ohio, this Triumphant Caviar distaff had finished second in Leg One to Globetrotting. She bested 4-5 rival Spend That Money (James MacDonald) at the wire by 2½ lengths after sitting in the two hole throughout the mile behind the Jason McGinnis-trainee, wi... more...
Dune Hill's 1:56.2 leads PA Stallion Series 2FT
The fastest winner in the freshman sextet was the Muscle Hill – Quite Possible miss Dune Hill, who posted a clocking of 1:56.2 over a “good” surface. The filly had been having some breaking difficulties, but here driver Yannick Gingras let her ramble down the road, keeping opponents three-wide to the quarter before they tucked, then powering off to win by five lengths for trainer R... more...
Ranger wins 6 straight races at Scarborough
The fans, apparently sensing an epic performance in the making, sent Ranger to the gate as the post time favorite in all nine of his appearances, but their faith in the state of Maine native pilot did not begin paying dividends until the Ranger rampage was set loose in the fourth, as he guided Smart Balance through a gate-to-wire victory march for trainer Nicole Hardy.
The juggernaut continued with a 1:57.2 score behind a headstrong Shrinkwrap (the second training win of the day... more...
Headlines • July 19, 2019
▪ Shake That House sets 1:47.4 Vernon mark
▪ Local trainer Parker has 2 shots in Adios
▪ Former MLBer Napoli looking for first harness win
▪ Bright Eyes M stars in Ontario Gold
▪ Kikimora's 1:58.1 fastest in Ohio SS 2FT
▪ Dune Hill's 1:56.2 leads PA Stallion Series 2FT
▪ Ranger wins 6 straight races at Scarborough
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