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‘Take The Risk Off The Table’: Capuano Reflects On Sale Of Sophomore Hoffa’s Union

Had things turned out differently, Gary Capuano would be taking calls about bringing maiden winner Hoffa’s Union back in Saturday’s $100,000 Private Terms for 3-year-olds at Laurel Park barely two weeks off his impressive career debut. Instead, the 55-year-old trainer found it hard to even put the phone down before it rang again with someone […]

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Tax Bulls His Way Through At The Rail For Withers Score

R. A. Hill Stable, Reeves Thoroughbred Racing, Hugh Lynch and Corms Racing Stable’s Tax made a bullish move to gain the upper hand in Saturday’s G3 Withers Stakes, forcing his way through a narrow hole at the rail and racing on gamely to hit the wire a head in front. Off as the 2-1 top […]

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Our Braintrust Hopes To Outsmart Rivals In Grade 3 Withers, Collect Derby Points

After being purchased privately earlier this month, Our Braintrust will make his first start for new owner Gary Barber and trainer Mark Casse while also attempting to earn more Kentucky Derby qualifying points Saturday in the Grade 3, $250,000 Withers at Aqueduct Racetrack. Offering 10-4-2-1 qualifying points for the “Run for the Roses” on May […]

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Barber Purchases Jerome Runner-Up Our Braintrust; Colt Transferred To Casse

Gary Barber purchased sophomore colt Our Braintrust from Maryland’s Cal Lynch, reports drf.com, and the stakes-winning Kentucky Derby prospect is now based in Ocala with trainer Mark Casse. Casse breezed the son of Freud a half-mile in :49 on Tuesday, and discussed options like the G2 Withers or G3 Holy Bull as potential targets for Our Braintrust. […]

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‘Green And Learning,’ Mind Control Takes Jerome On Front End

Red Oak Stable and Madaket Stables’ Mind Control set the early pace and maintained that edge in the stretch, outkicking a charging Our Braintrust to win the 149th running of the $150,000 Jerome for newly minted 3-year-olds on Tuesday, New Year’s Day, at Aqueduct Racetrack in Ozone Park, N.Y. The Jerome, the Big A’s first […]

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