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Eight Spot - By Evan Hammonds

As the Belmont nears, people from Windy Corner to Woody’s Corner in the clubhouse of Belmont Park are talking about Justify’s shot at becoming the sport’s 13th Triple Crown winner.... Read More

A Talk in the Park - By Lenny Shulman

In 1996 the occasion arose for Johnny and me to meet in Kentucky, halfway between his Brooklyn home and mine in Los Angeles. Here we visited stars such as Affirmed and Unbridled, Mr. Prospector and A.P. Indy. But the highlight of the trip was our day spent with the great Forego at the Horse Park.... Read More

First Blush - By Evan Hammonds

News came in around our 'hot stove' during the last week in the form of foal announcements from farms popping buttons over the initial reports on the first arrivals from last year's first-year sires.... Read More

Party On - By Evan Hammonds

The Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday weekend offers us the opportunity to extend birthday wishes to a pair of pioneers and congratulations to a pair of new trailblazers in the Thoroughbred industry.... Read More

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