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Bayern made 2-1 Travers pick
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Bayern made 2-1 Travers pick

Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014
It looks like a game of catch-me-if-you-can, with the winner’s share of a $1.25 million pot at stake when 10 line up for the 145th Travers Stakes at Sara­toga Race Course on Saturday.
 

Bayern 2-1 Travers favorite

Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014
Tonalist, Wicked Strong in 10-horse field
 
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Saratoga: Brown gets another stakes win

Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014
Endless Chatter continued her forward progression for trainer Chad Brown of Mechanicville Monday, overtaking pacesetting Natalie Victoria and pulling off to a 13⁄4-length victory in the $100,000 Summer Colony Stakes at Saratoga Race Course.
 
Main Sequence wins Sword Dancer
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Main Sequence wins Sword Dancer

Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014
Despite spotting the field a couple of lengths at the start, Main Sequence won his second North American Grade I race in as many tries Sunday.
 
Longtime Saratoga announcer Durkin at peace with decision to retire
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Longtime Saratoga announcer Durkin at peace with decision to retire

Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014
This past spring, Tom Durkin announced his retirement as announcer for the New York Racing Association, which operates the Saratoga, Aqueduct and Belmont race tracks.
 
For most at Saratoga, betting is mainly guesswork
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For most at Saratoga, betting is mainly guesswork

Friday, Aug. 15, 2014
From the moment the race course gates open, thousands are nose-deep in various programs, surveying the fields for if not a sure bet then one they could logically make. But for many of those thousands, logic has little to do with it.
 
It’s wet — and Wednesday to boot — at track
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It’s wet — and Wednesday to boot — at track

Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014
The pace on the track was slow. The pace throughout the rest of Saratoga Race Course was slower.
 
Churchill Downs announcer to succeed Durkin
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Churchill Downs announcer to succeed Durkin

Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014
Larry Collmus was named the new voice of New York thoroughbred racing on Wednesday.
 
Saratoga panel ponders NYRA’s future
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Saratoga panel ponders NYRA’s future

Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014
With about four months remaining before a report from the New York Racing Association’s reorganization board is due, the future of the not-for-profit overseer of the state’s three thoroughbred tracks remains unclear at best.
 
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Travers Day picnic tables can be reserved

Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014
For a cool $100, fans attending Travers Day at Saratoga Race Course can avoid the pre-dawn dash for picnic tables in the backyard.
 
 

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