midwest stables

The Pizza Man To Have Time Off Before Defending Title In Arlington Million

Midwest Thoroughbreds’ The Pizza Man will have a well-earned vacation before he returns to defend his title in the Grade 1 Arlington Million on Aug. 13, according to horseracingnation.com. The 7-year-old gelding had not been training as well as he usually does, according to Midwest’s Richard Papiese. The decision was made with trainer Roger Brueggemann […]

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Midwest Thoroughbreds to Scale Back Operation

According to a┬áDaily Racing Form report, Midwest Thoroughbreds owner Rick Papiese plans to scale back the stable’s operation in 2014. Papiese does not plan to get out of the business, but told writer Marcus Hersh that managing his Illinois-based business Midwest Store Fixtures in addition to the stable has gotten to be difficult. Midwest won […]

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Midwest Stables: Working behind the scenes to help retired Thoroughbreds

Richard and Karen Papiese’s Midwest Thoroughbreds began as just a two-horse stable in 2001, but in just over a decade has developed into a powerful operation with close to 200 horses in training. Not only has Midwest become one of the winningest operations in the sport, but the Papieses have also done a tremendous amount […]

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