On Air, on Track or at the Barn, Maggie and ‘Yeagie’ Keep Their Sunny Sides Up

By Francis LaBelle Transitioning from racehorse to stable pony has not been going over easy for “Yeagy.” “He’s a bit of a smartypants,” says his owner, Maggie Wolfendale Morley.  “He comes on the track in the morning and everyone says, `Here comes Yeagy,’ like it’s a warning. Everybody knows he’s a pain.” Yet, during racing…
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Single-Day Reserved Seats for 2019 Meet at Saratoga Race Course on Sale

Single-day table reservations in Fourstardave Sports Bar and Miller Lite Picnic Paddock available beginning May 8 SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – The New York Racing Association, Inc. (NYRA) will welcome the general public to purchase single-day reserved seats in the Clubhouse and Grandstand for the 2019 meet at Saratoga Race Course beginning Thursday, May 2 at…
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Saratoga Race Course Season Passes Now on Sale at Stewart’s Shops

Season passes include admission for all 40 days plus season perks and guaranteed premium giveaways SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – The New York Racing Association, Inc. (NYRA) today announced that season passes for the 2019 meet at Saratoga Race Course are now on-sale at nearly 150 Stewart’s Shops locations throughout the greater Capital Region. Season admission…
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NYRA Highlights Safety Initiatives and Racing Surface Analysis as Belmont Spring/Summer Meet Begins

ELMONT, N.Y. – Live thoroughbred racing returned to Belmont Park on Friday, April 26 for its 48-day spring/summer meet, and the New York Racing Association, Inc. (NYRA) today highlighted its broad-based safety program currently in effect at all NYRA tracks. In addition to accreditation of each NYRA track by the National Thoroughbred Racing Association Safety…
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NY-Breds Effinex, Haveyougoneaway, Wonder Gal, Syndergaard and Mind Your Biscuits in Breeders’ Cup

By Bill Heller Five accomplished New York-breds are primed to make an impact in Saturday’s Breeders’ Cup World Championships at Santa Anita: Dr. Russell Cohen’s Tri-Bone Stables’ homebred five-year-old horse Effinex; Gary Barber and Sequel Racing’s five-year-old mare Haveyougoneaway; Treadway Racing Stable’s four-year-old filly Wonder Gal; J Stables, Head of Plains Partners, Summers, Summers, Kisber…
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