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Belmont post positions   Triple Crown

Started 6/5/18 by Oldbettowin; 6187 views.
cubs.fan

From: cubs.fan

6/7/18

Giant's Causeway as a bms is intriguing due to the presence of Pocahontas. 

In reply toRe: msg 68
cubs.fan

From: cubs.fan

6/7/18

Anyone think that Pletcher might pull a Commissioner with Vino Rosso? Not sure if that'll work with him, as he seems pretty sluggish out of the gate.

DogsUp

From: DogsUp

6/7/18

Anyone here post or recall the names of 3 Belmont entries with Giants Causeway??

Oldbettowin

From: Oldbettowin

6/7/18

Dogs.  Calm down lol.  I don’t really remember the discussion but Restoring Hope’s sire is Giant’s Causeway, Free Drop Billy’s broodmare sire is GC, and Tenfold’s second dam’s sire was GC.  

fivestaryak

From: fivestaryak

6/8/18

Smarty wasn't a P/P/P/P.  I didn't list them before but x/x/Giants/x - Free Drop Billy; Giants/x/x/x - Restoring Hope; and x/x/x/x/Giants - Tenfold.

smartyslew

From: smartyslew

6/8/18

i have never heard of the jock on blended citizen, i hope he doesn't get lost out there

where is his colony?   no mario for dougo?

Oldbettowin

From: Oldbettowin

6/8/18

He "fits the horse" as they say.  Hopefully he doesn't get lost.

smartyslew

From: smartyslew

6/8/18

thanks, Calvin fit Mine that bird and he got lost!

SameSteve G

From: SameSteve G

6/8/18

Looked up Frey the other day.  He started riding in 2010 at GG, only a few mounts.  Looks like he moved his tack to Pennsylvania, riding PRX & PEN & had his best year, winning the eclipse for top apprentice.  He bounces around east to west.  I suppose he's been staying west lately.

Things changed after he lost his bug.  Journeyman to this day.  

He did get a tour of part of the Belmont main in the Pan & rode well.  

Jocks get lost on the backstretch & then misjudge the turn for home, is how it usually happens. By the time you hit the middle of the backstretch you still have to ride another 6 furlongs.

Or, misread the poles.  

fivestaryak

From: fivestaryak

6/8/18

Hearing of him isn't a concern, at least for me.  As long as he can 'see' far enough to sit off all these 'experienced' jocks that have thrown in their share of bones, he can draft off of Mikey or any of the other great ones.  At some point, he'll still need the horse to get it done.

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