Whitney helped revitalize Saratoga at turn of 20th century

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. - This season, Saratoga Race Course is celebrating its sesquicentennial and it is...the tradition and beauty that is the magic of modern-day Saratoga would be in place.Racing began at Saratoga within a month...

Triple Crown race winners to meet at Saratoga

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. - All three winners of this...will be in town for this summer's season at Saratoga Race Course, which is marking the 150th anniversary of thoroughbred racing in Saratoga Springs, the New York Racing Association...

Saratoga abuzz over impending Funny Cide-Empire Maker showdown

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. -- It's the talk...Badgett. Next door to Badgett's barn at Saratoga Race Course is the one where Funny Cide...winner in 25 years. Funny Cide, the Saratoga-born gelding owned by a group from upstate...

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Horsing around at Saratoga Springs

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. - To many, Saratoga Springs brings two images to mind - fast horses and fancy...week except Tuesday. But longtime locals know that life in Saratoga Springs revolves around more than horses and hats. "It's...

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Marshall: California Chrome, Untapable showdown on hold

...However, if California Chrome and Untapable both hold form, the dream could become reality this August in the Travers Stakes at Saratoga.Trainer Steve Asmussen, noting that Untapable is not robustly built, has stated the belief that his filly needs more than...


...who was moved to trainer Todd Pletcher's Saratoga barn on Tuesday, has four races tentatively...are the Whitney Invitational on Aug. 2 at Saratoga; the Woodward on Aug. 30 at Saratoga; the Jockey Club Gold Cup on Sept. 27 at...

GI Joe, the world's first action figure, turns 50

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. - G.I. Joe is turning 50.The birthday of what's called the world's first action figure is being celebrated...

Aiken-trained Alpha wins Woodward Stakes

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. - Alpha, the 2012 Aiken-trained...in the $750,000 Woodward Stakes at Saratoga Race Course.Trained by Kieran McLaughlin...has three victories in two seasons at Saratoga. Last year, he won the 2012 Jim Dandy...

Dogwood Stable's Palace Malice wins Jim Dandy

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. - Belmont Stakes winner...Jim Dandy Stakes by a length Saturday at Saratoga Race Course.Mike Smith, who was aboard...scratched.Palace Malice broke his maiden at Saratoga last August by 3½ lengths and has now...

Will Take Charge wins Travers Stakes; Palace Malice finishes fourth

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. - Will Take Charge waited...million Travers Stakes on Saturday at Saratoga Race Course.Belmont Stakes winner and...Palace Malice, who won the Jim Dandy at Saratoga on July 27, stumbled at the start and...