For Calloway Stables, Plus Que Parfait Is More Than Perfect

Translated literally, his name means “more than perfect.” Francophones will recognize it as the verb tense that correlates with the pluperfect in English. Clint Joiner et Tyler Alexander de Calloway Stables avaient tous deux travaillé avec des chevaux avant de démarrer une enterprise de course.  Clint Joiner and Tyler Alexander had both worked with horses…

Betting the 2019 Kentucky Oaks

At about 6:10 pm ET on Friday, 14 three-year-old fillies will line up at the starting gate at Churchill Downs for the Grade 1, $1.25 million Longines Kentucky Oaks. Post positions were drawn, morning-line odds announced on Monday (you’ll find them here), and thus began the serious handicapping. The forecast calls for the possibility of showers…