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NYRA Bets Show for Saturday, July 11
Jul 11 • 23 min
PTF and Spencer Luginbuhl go over Belmont’s Late P5 and have some exciting announcements about changes on the network.
Players’ Podcast—July 10,2020—Keeneland Stakes, WO, TIF Prop Contest
Jul 10 • 60 min
Kentucky native Sean Boarman is here to talk about 8 stakes at Keeneland over Friday and Saturday, and also to put in a plug for Saturday’s Grade One Gamble, available to be played nationwide via ADW. For more info, go to inthemoneypodcast.com/keeneland…
Stronach 5 Show for July 10, 2020
Jul 9 • 31 min
There are FREE PPs for this week’s Stronach 5 at drf.com/itm (https://my.captivate.fm/drf.com/itm) On the new show, PTF and JK go over this week’s sequence of races from Laurel Park and Gulfstream. For a look at the ticket they came up with, go to…
Players’ Podcast — July 7, 2020 — Vekoma, Tacitus and More
Jul 7 • 45 min
On the new show, PTF and JK chat about the big stakes at Belmont and look ahead to Wednesday at Keeneland.
JK + 1 - Ep 13 - John Panagot
Jul 7 • 107 min
JK and JP talk about his time with Graham Motion (@GrahamMotion), Animal Kingdom, being the racing manager for Robert Lapenta, Catholic Boy, City of Light, and being Javier Castellano’s (@jjcjockey) agent.
Players’ Podcast—Friday, July 3—Variety Show
Jul 3 • 75 min
A co-production with NYRABets.com (http://nyrabets.com/) —use the promo code MONEY20 for a $200 Deposit match bonus today. Also available via the NYRA Bets app. There is a lot going on here. First up, Bri Mott is here to talk about the long-awaited launch…
Stronach 5 Podcast—July 3, 2020
Jul 2 • 39 min
FREE Stronach 5 PPs are available via our partner Daily Racing Form via drf.com/itm (http://drf.com/itm) . On the new show, PTF and JK try to go one better than last week and give out all five winners in the sequence. Plus, tangents about ticket…
JK + 1 - EP 12 - ReyLú Gutierrez
Jun 30 • 81 min
JK chats with ReyLú about his unconventional route to becoming a professional jockey with a stop at Cortland U, a fraternity, and traveling abroad. They discuss his degree in exercise science and how it has impacted his career, college roommates, mentors…
Lone Star Podcast for Tuesday, June 30
Jun 30 • 15 min
PTF and JK are back and trying hit the early double for the second day in a row.
Players’ Podcast–June 29, 2020–Midnight Bisou, Tom’s d’Etat, Newspaperofrecord
Jun 29 • 50 min
PTF and JK are here to look back on an exciting weekend of racing that featured many standout performances. Should Midnight Bisou run in the Classic? How important are visual impressions? What’s the optimal way to run a fast time? How good can…
Players’ Podcast—June 29, 2020—Midnight Bisou, Tom’s d’Etat, Newspaperofrecord
Jun 29 • 50 min
PTF and JK are here to look back on an exciting weekend of racing that featured many standout performances. Should Midnight Bisou run in the Classic? How important are visual impressions? What’s the optimal way to run a fast time? How good can…
Lone Star Podcast for Monday, June 29
Jun 29 • 14 min
PTF and JK are here to have a look at the early double.
NYRA Bets Show — Saturday, June 27 — Scott Carson
Jun 27 • 37 min
Special guest Scott Carson of the Sport of Kings podcast is here to chat about his new business venture and the late Pick 5 at BEL.
Players’ Podcast — June 26, 2020 — Churchill Stakes, Jim Lawson, Ashley Mailloux
Jun 26 • 60 min
It’s a loaded show today that kicks off with PTF and JK talking about the quartet of graded stakes at Churchill on Saturday. Then Woodbine Entertainment CEO Jim Lawson is here to talk about the current meet and to clarify recent comments about…
Stronach 5 Podcast for Friday, June 26
Jun 25 • 35 min
PTF and JK are here to give their thoughts on Friday’s Stronach 5 sequence. For free PPs, go to drf.com/itm and to see today’s tickets go to inthemoneypodcast.com.
Emergency Podcast: JK, Blackish? (His Title)
Jun 24 • 58 min
In an episode of the show unlike any other, JK opens up about his experience of being black in America and talks about the recent twitter kerfuffle in which his “blackness” was questioned by some. The conversation extends to include the role of black…
Lone Star Park Podcast for Wednesday, June 24
Jun 24 • 11 min
PTF and JK try to hit the early double for the second straight day.
Lone Star Podcast for Tuesday, June 23
Jun 23 • 14 min
PTF and JK go over today’s early double.
JK + 1 - Ep 11 - Steve Byk
Jun 23 • 146 min
ROLL REVERSAL! JK talks with Steve Byk from “At The Races w Steve Byk”. They talk about the beginnings of ATR, Steve’s first score, how he fell in love with the racetrack, how he fell in love AT the racetrack, racetrack city food, his relationship with…
Players’ Podcast — Monday, June 22 — They Fought the Law
Jun 22 • 63 min
On the new show, PTF and JK look back at a loaded weekend of stakes action — especially Tiz the Law’s win in the Belmont stakes. Plus, how was the track playing on Saturday and should Gamine take on the boys?
Lone Star Podcast for Monday, June 22
Jun 22 • 14 min
PTF and JK go over Monday’s early double.
Ascot Players’ Pod for Saturday — Barry Faulkner
Jun 19 • 43 min
We wrap our Ascot coverage with a visit from Barry Faulkner of Attheraces.com (http://attheraces.com/) , who shares his thoughts on the Saturday card with PTF.
NYRA Bets Show/Players’ Podcast — June, 19, 2020 — Belmont Stakes Edition
Jun 19 • 99 min
We kick things off with PTF and JK going over the two-day Pick 5 at BEL on Friday and Saturday. Then they take a crack at all the BEL day stakes races. Last but not least, Tommy Massis is here to talk about Woodbine’s Late P4 on Saturday.
Stronach 5 Podcast — June 19, 2020
Jun 18 • 31 min
On the new Stronach 5 show, PTF and JK talk about how they came up with this week’s ticket. Ticket can be viewed at inthemoneypodcast.com (https://inthemoneypodcast.com/2020/06/18/stronach-5-podcast-june-19-2020/) Follow this link…
Lone Star Podcast — Weds, June 17
Jun 16 • 16 min
PTF and JK are here to go over the early double at Lone Star Park on Wednesday, June 17 on a $100 budget.
Ascot Players’ Podcast for Thursday — Simon Rowlands
Jun 16 • 30 min
PTF sits down with Simon Rowlands of attheraces.com to talk all about Ascot on Thursday.
Lone Star Podcast for Tuesday, June 16
Jun 15 • 13 min
PTF and JK are here to go over the early double at Lone Star Park for Monday, June 15, including how they’ll attack the bet with $100.
Ascot Players’ Pod for Wednesday — Scott Hazelton
Jun 15 • 33 min
Scott Hazelton of TVG is here and he has done the work so you don’t have to. He’s got ideas in all seven on Wednesdays races at Royal Ascot to share with PTF, as well tales of being humiliated in parking lots.
Players’ Podcast — June 15, 2020 — BEL week and ASC week
Jun 15 • 51 min
We kick off a week that will be long remembered in racing history with a new podcast. In the first segment, JK and PTF look back at a few stakes from last weekend and PTF allows JK some troll therapy. Then we have Joe De Perio of SportBLX…
Lone Star Podcast — Monday, June 15
Jun 14 • 13 min
PTF and JK are here to go over the early double at Lone Star Park for Monday, June 15, including how they’ll attack the bet with $100.
NYRA Bets Podcast — Saturday, June 13 — Matt Vagvolgyi
Jun 13 • 37 min
On the new NYRA Bets show, PTF debuts a new promo code, MONEY 25, that gets new new signups a $25 credit, and also a deposit match up to $200. Then, popular guest Matt Vagvolgyi is here to chat about the BEL Late P5 with PTF — a lot of similar opinions…
Players’ Podcast — June 12, 2020 — Weekend Stakes and Ascot Look Ahead
Jun 12 • 73 min
It’s a guest filled show. We start off with a quick hot from JK to get his thoughts on the Louisville Stakes at CD and the Grade 1 Ogden Phipps at Belmont. Next up, ITM’s WO handicapper Drew Coatney stops by to chat about the last six races at WO on…
Lone Star Podcast — Sunday, June 14
Jun 12 • 32 min
PTF and JK go over all seven stakes for the rescheduled Texas Champions’ Day.
Stronach 5 Podcast — June 12, 2020
Jun 10 • 33 min
PTF and JK are back with you to go over the races in Friday’s Stronach 5. FREE PPs are available via drf.com/itm (http://drf.com/itm) use promo code MONEY On the show, they go over the five races and the sequence and talk about how they plan to construct…
Players’ Podcast — June 8, 2020 — Honor A.P., Code of Honor, Vekoma and More
Jun 8 • 70 min
PTF and JK are here to look back at a strong weekend of racing across the country with memorable performances from the likes of Honor A.P., Improbable, Code of Honor, Vekoma, Newspaperofrecord and many more. Plus, the guys express their discontent with…
NYRA Bets Show — June 6, 2020 — Spencer and PTF Tackle the Late P5
Jun 6 • 33 min
It’s great to have racing back at BEL and to celebrate, our partners NYRA Bets are running a special promotion through the weekend. NYRA Bets members are getting a 5 percent rebate on ALL NYRA wagers. New customers are eligible for a $200 Deposit Match…
Players’ Podcast — June 4, 2020 — Santa Anita & Woodbine
Jun 4 • 68 min
Woodbine is back this weekend! PTF kicks off the show speaking with Assistant racing Secretary Tim Lawson about this unique WO meet. Then Clocker Ernie Perri and Handicapper Doug McPherson are here to go over Opening Saturday’s Pick Four. Next up we hear…
Stronach 5 Podcast — June 5, 2020 — And We’re Back
Jun 3 • 42 min
PTF and JK are back with you to go over the races in Friday’s Stronach 5, starting at 3:51 ET. FREE PPs are available via http://drf.com/itm On the show, we go over the five races and the sequence and talk about how they plan to construct their tickets.
Players’ Podcast — June 3, 2020 — Woodbine Meet Preview
Jun 3 • 49 min
In what’s meant to be somewhat of an evergreen preview of the unique 2020 Woodbine meet, PTF sits down with DRF’s Ron Gierkink and pro bettor Tommy Massis to talk about the upcoming meet, their favorite betting angles, and the various characteristics of…
Players’ Podcast — June 1, 2020 — Weekend Recap
Jun 1 • 62 min
Later in the hour special guest Jim Goodman joins PTF to talk about this one-of-a-kind Keeneland meet as well as the success of Keeneland Select’s Nourish the Backstretch initiative. Before that, PTF and JK talk about an exciting weekend of racing at…
NYRA Bets Show — Saturday, May 30 — Barry Meadow on SA Late P5
May 30 • 31 min
Legendary handicapping author Barry Meadow is here to talk about Santa Anita’s Pick 5 for Saturday, May 30. Barry’s latest book — The Skeptical Handicapper — is available vis TRPublishing and you can get a discount and a signed copy if you mention the In…
Players’ Podcast — May 29, 2020 — CD Sat P5
May 29 • 66 min
PTF and JK are here to talk you through Churchill’s Late P5 on Saturday and to introduce the concept of “over-included” horses. Plus, Kurt Rossner of Old Smoke is here to talk about our new T-Shirt for TRF: I Won So They Won.
ITM Show for May 27, 2020
May 27 • 80 min
On the new show, PTF and JK talk about the Charlatan positive and the dangers of trying to hit a moving target. Also, Raging Bull, Without Parole, Next Shares, War of Will, Maxfield, United and many more horses are discussed. Plus, a new coinage —…
JK + 1 - Ep 07 - Rick Hammerle
May 27 • 165 min
JK and Hammer discuss his career as a racing secretary/director of racing, RTIP, Zenyatta, his last day at Santa Anita, the 89’ all star team from Monmouth Park, Sunday Silence, Shirreffs looking for him, new bet ideas, maiden races, cheap turf, a Flaming…
NYRA Bets Show for GP Late p5 and SA Late Dbl for May 23
May 23 • 35 min
PTF and Benny Southstreet of TripNotePros.com go over the Late P5 for GP and the Late Double from SA.
ITM Show for CD Late Pick 5 on Saturday, May 23
May 22 • 46 min
Brought to you by Keeneland Select and their Nourish the Backstretch initiative, providing meals and groceries to backstretch workers throughout May and June. On today’s show PTF and JK go over the all-stakes Pick 5 at Churchill on Saturday as well as…
ITM Show for May 19 (Sponsored by KEE Select’s Nourish the Backstretch Initiative)
May 19 • 67 min
PTF and JK are here to share their thoughts about the 2020 Triple Crown, Monomoy Girl’s return to the races, and their favorite 1-star review on iTunes. Brought to you by KEE Select’s Nourish the Backstretch initiative. When you bet with KEE Select in…
JK + 1 - Ep 06 - Marshall Gramm
May 19 • 159 min
JK and Marshall talk about his start as an owner, the condition book, Warrior’s Charge, the claiming game, handicapping contests, takeout, betting Australia, needed changes in the game, and for the first time, his betting model.
ITM Show for May 17 (Sponsored by KEE Select’s Nourish the Backstretch Initiative)
May 16 • 40 min
PTF and special guest NHC champion Scott Coles are here to talk all about today’s Late p4 sequence at Gulfstream Park. Brought to you by KEE Select’s Nourish the Backstretch initiative. When you bet with KEE Select in May, you’re supporting their…
NYRA BETS Players’ Podcast - Sat, May 16
May 15 • 33 min
PTF and JK go over the late pick 5 at Churchill Downs…
JK + 1 - Episode 05 - Travis Stone
May 11 • 128 min
JK and T$ talk about how they met on a blind date, ALL things Kentucky Derby, Tom Durkin, his career as a race caller, Radiant CUT, Trevor Denman, auctioneer school, the Saratoga Special, and more!
NYRA BETS Show for the 5/9 GP Forceout Sequence
May 9 • 36 min
Nick Tammaro is here to chat with PTF about the last six races at Gulfstream on Saturday, May 9. Plus thoughts about ticket construction and using rider’s tendencies to help with your race design.
May 5, 2020
May 5 • 79 min
PTF and JK look back at an action-packed weekend and Kim Weir of the TRF drops by to talk about Giving Tuesday.
JK + 1 - Episode 04 (Richard Migliore - “The Mig”)
May 5 • 133 min
JK and Mig talk about his career, spreading someone’s ashes at Belmont, going to Japan alone at 16, almost killing his brother, ripping a phone of the wall, the downhill turf course, current issues at the gate, the one that got away (Artie Schiller), and…
May 1, 2020
May 1 • 32 min
On what would have been KY Oaks day, PTF, JK and Clay Sanders of Ten Strike Racing convene to look at Oaklawn Park’s Saturday card. Presented by Keeneland Select and Ten Strike Racing. Earn a $300 bonus if you sign up for a Keeneland Select account today…
JK + 1 - Episode 03 (Duke Matties, Professional Horseplayer)
Apr 29 • 148 min
JK welcomes professional horseplayer Duke Matties. They dive in to his 24 year career, the day he retired from college, bowling, almost killing his brother, Vegas in the good ol’ days, rebates, DQs, a 100yr old women handing him his worst beat ever, and…
Players’ Podcast April 28, 2020, Sponsored by Keeneland Select
Apr 28 • 65 min
On the new show, PTF and JK look back at last weekend and answer a couple of listener voicemails, including one about techniques to help with maiden races. New Keeneland Select customers are eligible for $300 in bonuses, go to Keenelandselect.com for more…
NYRA Bets Podcast: Sean Boarman with GP, OP thoughts
Apr 25 • 30 min
On today’s show, Sean Boarman and I assess the chances of Our Ninja JK and many others at GP, and Sean gives out a few horses he’s excited to bet on at Oaklawn.
Show 133: April 22, 2020
Apr 22 • 91 min
PTF and JK look back at last weekend and do a deep dive into one of their key handicapping tools.
JK + 1 — Episode 2 (Michael McCarthy)
Apr 21 • 118 min
JK catches up with Michael McCarthy who trains multiple Grade 1 winner and Apple Blossom champion, Ce Ce. They talk City of Light, JK almost getting in a fight, pranks, Rags to Riches is a murderer, accidental edibles from a hall of famer, and so much…
Redboard Rewind EP30: Marshall Sterling Oaklawn
Apr 19 • 55 min
Spencer and Marshall go over 3 races from Saturdays card at Oaklawn Park. Some angles they go over are how to spot a possible above average claiming race and how using improper bankroll management cost Spencer an easy overlaid favorite.
NYRA Bets Players’ Podcast: OP Late P5 with Sean Boarman
Apr 18 • 36 min
On the latest NYRA Bets show, professional player Sean Boarman is here with PTF to catch up and talk about an intriguing Pick 5 sequence this afternoon at OP (capping starts at 13:25). Remember, new account holders are eligible for a $200 bonus when…
Players’ Podcast Sponsored by Keeneland Select: Sat OP Late P4
Apr 17 • 37 min
PTF and JK are here to talk about their new partnership with Keeneland Select and guide you through their thoughts on a great-looking p4 sequence at OP on Saturday. Plus thoughts on how new players to KEE Select can earn their $300 signup bonuses.
JK + 1 — Episode 01 w/ Gary Stevens
Apr 16 • 113 min
JK’s 1st Episode of his “spinoff” show with long-form 1-on-1 interviews. The first episode feature’s JK’s friend and colleague on the Fox Sports and NYRA broadcasts, hall of fame jockey Gary Stevens. JK and Gary talk about fights, filming Seabiscuit,…
Show 130: The Airing of the Grievances
Apr 14 • 48 min
It’s a strange show, during which we opined about the Will Rogers Downs decision to go to a jackpot Pick 5 and raise the takeout (we weren’t fans) but then react to the news that they reversed field in real time. Plus, thoughts on the Pick 5 scoop at…
Horseplayers’ Happy Hour - April 10, 2020
Apr 10 • 114 min
In the third installment of our virtual happy hour contests to benefit TRF and TAA, hosts PTF, JK and Matt Bernier welcome guests including Marshall Gramm of Ten Strike Racing, Nick Tammaro of the Beyer Speed Figure team and Hall of Fame jockey Gary…
NYRA Bets/ITM Hybrid: Voicemail Hotline/OP Sat
Apr 9 • 63 min
PTF and JK are here to answer all manner of voicemails including a mean John Dooley impression, a new way to play reduced takeout pick bets, and some early thoughts on how to handicap all the horses we’ll (hopefully) soon see coming off of layoffs. Plus…
Tampa Bay Downs Pick 5 Carryover!
Apr 7 • 40 min
As promised, and with much thanks to our partners at Tampa Bay Downs, here is our special show on the Wednesday P5 carryover at Tampa starring JK, RR (Rich Averill), and Matt Vagvolgyi.
Saturday OP Late P4, presented by NYRA Bets
Apr 4 • 32 min
JK gives his thoughts on OP’s Late p4 today. Presented by NYRA Bets. Use the promo code MONEY20 to get a $200 wagering credit.
Horseplayers’ Happy Hour: Friday Contest Broadcast
Apr 4 • 98 min
We’re LIVE with Pete Fornatale, Jonathan Kinchen, Matt Bernier, & Naomi Tukker for a Virtual Happy Hour Handicapping Show! Join us for a 7-race http://HorsePlayers.com contest, where we’ll be bringing you a play-by-play. Proceeds will go to the TAA and…
Show 128: The Jaws 2 Edition
Mar 31 • 89 min
We are all over the place on today’s show. JK and PTF talk about the latest in our social distancing experiences. We go over loads of stakes from GP on Sat. We talk about who would have won previous September Derbies, screwing up royally along the way.…
Show 127: Florida Derby Day
Mar 28 • 56 min
PHOTO: NYRA PTF and JK are here to talk you through the mandatory payout day Pick 6 — handicapping starts at 24:05. Remember, you can bet the Florida Derby at NYRABets.com and if you’re not already a customer, use our promo code MONEY20 for a deposit…
Virtual Happy Hour Contest - March 26, 2020
Mar 26 • 95 min
PTF, JK and Matt Bernier are here to guide you through a 6-race contest for charity, happening in real time, to benefit the Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation and the Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance. Presented in association with the Breeders’ Cup and…
Show 126: PTF’s New Gig
Mar 24 • 61 min
PTF tells JK about his new job. Our Thirsty Thursday Virtual Happy Hour is announced (sign up https://horseplayers.com/contest/611458 with video link to follow). Plus a look back at Saturday’s stakes at Fair Grounds.
Show 125: Louisiana Derby Day w Frank McGoey
Mar 21 • 41 min
The man, the myth, the legend. Frank McGoey is here to raise your spirits, give his thoughts on EVERY race at FG today, and go through the Louisiana Derby horse by horse.
Stronach 5 Show for Friday, March 20
Mar 18 • 53 min
Special guest — and owner of leading Kentucky Oaks contender Venetian Harbor — Dom Savides is here with PTF and JK to talk about his time in the game and Friday’s Stronach 5 sequence, which starts with Laurel’s ninth race at 5:29 et. Tickets 2, 8, 10 with…
Show 124: The Derby Reschedule
Mar 17 • 51 min
Special guest and TV veteran Peter Rotondo, Jr. of the Breeders’ Cup is here to talk about the Derby reschedule and possible repercussions across the racing industry.
Show 123: Stop Me If You’ve Heard This One
Mar 16 • 67 min
On the new show, PTF and JK talk about this weekend’s Derby prep action, especially Bob Baffert’s freakish pair of Nadal and Charlatan. They also talk about on air remarks of three years ago, reflect a bit more on last week’s indictments, and talk about…
Show 122: Apocalypse Edition!
Mar 14 • 62 min
Presented by NYRA Bets.com PTF and JK are here feeling their way through a tough time, in racing and the world. they talk about their feelings, their thoughts on this year’s Derby going ahead as planned, and handicap four stakes races from around the…
Stronach Five Show for Friday, March 13
Mar 12 • 52 min
Welcome to the Stronach 5 Podcast for Friday, March 13th…No fear of Friday the 13th for JK as he is joined by professional horseplayer, Sean Boarman. Leg A – Laurel Park Race 7 with an approximate post time of 4:22 Leg B – Laurel Park Race 8 with an…
Show 121: Jorge Navarro, Jason Servis and Others Indicted
Mar 9 • 65 min
PTF and JK convene an unscheduled podcast to talk about the news about the indictments of Jorge Navarro, Jason Servis and others that came down today.
Tampa Bay Downs Takeover!
Mar 5 • 48 min
We close the week with a very special edition of the show. First up, Margo Flynn of Tampa Bay Downs is here to talk about some of the things that make the Oldsmar oval such a great place for racing fans. Then, at 6:07, we dig deep into handicapping…
NYRA Bets Show for Saturday, March 7
Mar 5 • 34 min
PTF and Matt Vagvolgyi go over their opinions for the Late pick 5 at Aqueduct on Saturday and offer some thoughts on ticket construction and wagering strategy along the way.
Show 120: Tampa Bay Derby Day + Big Cap Day Stakes
Mar 4 • 48 min
PTF and JK are here to talk about stakes loaded cards at Santa Anita and Tampa Bay Downs. Lots of picks are given, plus JK teaches PTF about poor man’s first class and he gives out a horse he guarantees will hit the board in the Kentucky Derby.
Stronach Five Show for Friday, March 6
Mar 4 • 35 min
Welcome to the Stronach Five Podcast for Friday, March 6. Your hosts, Peter Thomas Fornatale and Jonathon Kinchen, handicap the five races in the sequence and then go through the process of constructing their tickets. The races are as follows: LEG A: LRL…
Show 119: Saudi Cup, FoY Recaps, Tampa Bay Derby Look Ahead
Mar 3 • 74 min
The show kicks off with PTF and JK looking back at last week’s action in Saudi Arabia and Gulfstream Park, giving early thoughts on the Dubai World Cup and chatting a little about the Kentucky Derby as well. At 54:00, legendary racecaller Richard Grunder…
NYRA Bets Show for Saturday, February 29
Feb 28 • 34 min
PTF and Matt Vagvolgyi go over the late pick 5 at Aqueduct on Saturday as Matt tries to hot the bet for the third week in a row.
Show #118: Saudi Cup & Fountain of Youth Day Preview
Feb 27 • 64 min
PTF and JK are here to talk about the Saudi Cup and the many graded stakes on the Fountain of Youth undercard. Plus, a Breeders’ Cup related voicemail hotmail question.
Stronach Five Carryover for Friday, February 28
Feb 27 • 80 min
Welcome to the Stronach Five Podcast for the CARRYOVER on Friday, February 28. Your hosts, Peter Thomas Fornatale and Jonathon Kinchen, go over the five races in the sequence, each one with a special guest (monster pod style). Then they go through the…
Show 117: PTF and JK Catch-Up
Feb 26 • 47 min
PTF and JK are here to talk about the ever-expanding In the Money network, to give their thoughts on Frank’s Rockette and Mr. Buff, and to play the first-ever voicemail hotline message, from loyal listener Ernest Hey, Jr. Plus, a special visit from the…
NYRA Bets Show for Saturday, February 22
Feb 21 • 26 min
Fresh on the heels of hitting last Saturday’s Aqueduct late pick 5, Matt Vagvolgyi joins PTF once again to give his thoughts on handicapping and wagering strategy.
Stronach 5 Podcast for Friday, February 21
Feb 20 • 35 min
Welcome to the Stronach Five Podcast for Friday, February 21. Your hosts, Peter Thomas Fornatale and Jonathon Kinchen, go over the five races in the sequence and explain how they plan on dividing up the contenders into As and Bs to play the bet more…
Show 116: Weekend Recap, Ask ITM, Eric Bialek
Feb 20 • 107 min
It’s a double edition of the show that begins with PTF whining about his health. Then JK is here to talk about working on Fox and to review last weekend’s action including his thoughts on Gouvernor Morris’s return to the races and Charlatan’s debut. They…
E26: Marshall Sterling Returns!
Feb 17 • 37 min
Ace handicapper — and DG meterologist — Marshall Sterling is back on Redboard Rewind. He and host Spencer Luginbuhl go over stakes races from the Fair Grounds last weekend.
NYRA Bets Show for Saturday, February 15
Feb 14 • 30 min
On the new NYRA Show, PTF and guest Matt Vagvolgyi talk a little NHC but more importantly, they dive into Saturday’s Late Pick 5 from the Big A.
Show 115: Frank McGoey FG Tips, Kim Weir, Sheldon Russell
Feb 13 • 69 min
It’s a loaded show that kicks off with the irrepressible Frank McGoey catching up with us and marking our cards for the graded stakes at Fair Grounds this Saturday. Then at 31:31, Kim Weir of the TRF is here to share a moving story from Florida and to…
Stronach 5 Show for Friday, February 14
Feb 13 • 33 min
Welcome to the Stronach Five Podcast for Friday, February 14. Your hosts, Peter Thomas Fornatale and Jonathon Kinchen, go over the five races in the sequence and explain how they plan on dividing up the contenders into As and Bs to play the bet more…
Show 114: NHC Recap + Nick County Interview
Feb 11 • 84 min
A varied show this week! We kick off with a length discussion about the National Horseplayers’ Championship. PTF and JK give five things they love about the event and five things that could be improved. At 45:25, they change gears and chat about this…
NYRA Show for Cross Country P5 on Saturday, February 8
Feb 7 • 27 min
PTF and Sean Boarman are here to talk about all the races in Saturday’s Cross Country P5 including Sean Boarman’s thoughts on the bias at Tampa. Races covered: AQU 8, TAM 9-11, and OP 8.
Stronach 5 Show for Friday, February 7
Feb 5 • 39 min
Welcome to the maiden voyage for the Stronach Five Podcast. Your hosts, Peter Thomas Fornatale and Jonathon Kinchen, go over the five races in the sequence and explain how they plan on dividing up the contenders into As and Bs to play the bet more…
Show 113: NHC Monster Pod
Feb 3 • 136 min
It’s back and better than ever. There’s no better way to prep for the NHC than to listen to 2+ hours of this year’s contestants talking to PTF about every aspects of this year’s event and their journeys to it. This year’s guests: JK, Benny Southstreet,…
Show 112: He’s Coming Home (Matt Bernier - Scott Coles)
Feb 3 • 84 min
On the new show, Matt Bernier is here to announce the return of his eponymous show — exclusively on the In the Money Media network — and to talk with PTF and JK about the Super Bowl and Manny Franco’s ride on Tiz the Law in the Holy Bull, as well as…
NYRA Bets Show for Saturday, February 1 (XC P5)
Jan 31 • 21 min
PTF and JK are here to go over NYRA Bets’ low-rake, cross country Pick 5, featuring races 8-9 from AQU and races 7-9 from Oaklawn Park.
Show 111: Derby Prep Season Starts
Jan 31 • 60 min
JK and PTF are here to talk you through the Withers, Holy Bull, and Bob Lewis, as well as lots of other graded stakes races from Gulfstream and Santa Anita. Plus, what the heck does “he’s coming home” mean? You won’t learn the answer here, but you will…
Show 110: Pegasus Weekend Recap (JK, Brian Chenvert)
Jan 27 • 93 min
JK is back in Texas and ready to recap Pegasus weekend and look back to Nadal’s impressive maiden score. PTF is miffed about losing the chili cookout and considers asking old enemies for help. Then Brian Chenvert is here to talk about his win in the…
NYRA Bets Show for Saturday, January 25
Jan 24 • 31 min
With JK hungover after the Eclipse Awards, Sean Boarman is an emergency pinch hitter as he and PTF go over Saturday’s Late Pick 5 at Aqueduct.
Show 109: Pegasus Day Preview
Jan 23 • 74 min
Photo: Chelsea Durand/NYRA PTF and JK look ahead to a stakes filled Saturday at Gulfstream Park and reckon with how to look at the big race with both Spun to Run and Omaha Beach out. Plus they talk a little Eclipse awards and talk about the recent NHC…
Show 108: Prepping for the NHC Using STATS Race Lens
Jan 20 • 48 min
Join In the Money Players’ Podcast hosts and special guests, Jonathon Kinchen, Peter Fornatale, Scott Coles, and Matt Vagvolgyi as they discuss using STATS Race Lens to prep for the upcoming NHC and other handicapping tournaments.
Show 107: LeComte Day Pick Four
Jan 17 • 63 min
PTF and JK are here to answer your #askitm questions about the NHC, contests in general, and the Saudi Cup probables. Then they go over the late Pick 4 from Fair Grounds on Saturday that includes two graded stakes and the return of Kentucky Oaks hopeful…
NYRA Bets Show for Saturday, January 18
Jan 16 • 28 min
PTF and JK go over the Saturday Late Pick 5 at AQU and get into a detailed discussion about the ALL button.
Show 106: Sean Boarman (Jason Beem cameo)
Jan 15 • 85 min
In our ongoing series of interviews with successful horseplayers, PTF sits down for an hour plus with pro player Sean Boarman to talk about constructing tickets, where he finds his edge, and the underrated importance of preserving capital. Then Jason Beem…
NYRA Bets Show for Saturday, January 11
Jan 10 • 21 min
PTF and JK go over the late pick 5 at NYRA for Saturday, January 11. They also discuss JK’s amazing hair and play a little “Who Wore It Better?”
Show 105: Chris Fallica
Jan 9 • 47 min
PTF and JK start the show by looking back at Authentic’s win last weekend and discussing why the maiden breaking performance of Derby winners is getting later and later. Then they look ahead to a quartet of stakes races at Gulfstream and Santa Anita on…
Show 104: Garett Skiba
Jan 7 • 56 min
He’s been called the greatest live-bank player of all-time and with good reason. On the new show, PTF sits down with Garett Skiba to talk about his process, approach to tournaments, and his recent decision to back away almost entirely from horse racing.…
NYRA Bets Show for Saturday, January 4
Jan 3 • 26 min
PTF and JK are here to go over the Late Pick 5 for Saturday, January 4, talk about Independence Hall’s return to the races, and about why Anthony Stabile should watch The Mandalorian.
Show 103: The 20 Cent Blues
Jan 3 • 62 min
JK is back and he and PTF spend a fun hour talking about Santa Anita last weekend, Shug’s controversial interview, why they don’t like 20 cent minimums and looking ahead to this weekend’s stakes racing at Santa Anita.
Show 102: Mike Smith
Dec 31, 2019 • 51 min
Special guest Mike Smith makes our final show of 2019 one to remember as he sits down with our own Naomi Tukker (12:34). Before that, Naomi and Pete shoot the breeze about their holiday plans and quick thoughts on Opening Day at Santa Anita. At the end of…
ITM Show 101: Santa Anita Opening Day with Matt Bernier
Dec 27, 2019 • 47 min
Matt Bernier is here with PTF to talk about the stakes-laden card at Santa Anita on Saturday.
Holiday Musical Interlude
Dec 24, 2019 • 21 min
No racing content today but I did want to share with you a short musical interlude. Originally aired on WFUV last Saturday, herein Perrin and I take over the airwaves for our annual holiday check-in and greeting. For more Xmas music, check out today’s…
Show 100: The Holiday Quiz
Dec 24, 2019 • 49 min
It’s a rematch to revival the Rumble in the Jungle. Defending champ Gene Menez is here to defend his title against Matt “Ring Bet” Scarlet in what promises to be a holiday quiz for the ages. Before that, JK and PTF catch up and talk about the ABR Awards…
Show 99: Dave Gutfreund
Dec 19, 2019 • 67 min
Contest legend Dave Gutfreund joins PTF to talk about his recent win at Los Alamitos and to reflect on his time on the game.
NYRA Bets Players’ Pod for Sat., Dec 21
Dec 19, 2019 • 33 min
Nick Tammaro joins PTF to discuss Saturday’s Late Pick 5.
Show 98: Eddie Olcyzk, Kim Weir
Dec 17, 2019 • 81 min
First Eddie O is here to talk about his new book, Eddie Olcyzk: Beating the Odds in Hockey and in Life. PTF uses this as a jumping-off point for a deep discussion about his philosophy on life (1:57), and of course, betting horses (28:10). Then Kim Weir…
NYRA Bets Show for Saturday, December 14
Dec 13, 2019 • 34 min
Matt Vagvolgyi drops by to remind PTF that he ran third at last year’s NHC and to talk about using STATS Race lens to research and find winners at AQU. Then they go over Saturday’s Late Pick Five sequence.
Show 97: Jason Servis, #AskITM
Dec 13, 2019 • 61 min
On the latest show, JK tells PTF all about his trip to Arizona and they answer a few #askitm questions from listeners (2:15). Then Naomi Tukker has an interesting sit-down with Jason Servis in which they discuss how his background as a jockey valet helped…
Show 96: Marshall Gramm
Dec 10, 2019 • 81 min
Horseplayer Marshall Gramm joins PTF for a memorable sitdown in which they discuss his recent win in the NYRA Bets contest (24:45), the delicate balance between playing horses and professional/family life (4:50), and how today’s players can compete in the…
Show 96: Cigar Mile Day Pick 6
Dec 7, 2019 • 71 min
Eric Bialek joins PTF and JK to talk about his recent NHC qualification and to go over the mandatory payout P6 at AQU on Saturday. Then Naomi Tukker joins to chat about a quartet of Group 1s in Honk Kong taking place Saturday night into Sunday
NYRA Bets Players’ Podcast- Early P5 for Cigar Mile Day
Dec 6, 2019 • 22 min
PHOTO: Shelter Island by Chelsea Durand/NYRA PTF and JK are here to go over the early Pick 5 for Cigar Mile Day but don’t worry, they’ll cover the entire Pick 6, with its mandatory payout, on the flagship show.
Show 94 — Del Mar Turf Festival Review
Dec 5, 2019 • 46 min
PTF and JK are here to talk about Pete’s tech issues (1:45), their Thanksgivings (5:35), and racing last weekend from DMR (13:50), AQU (28:25), and CD (31:57).
NYRA Bets Players Podcast for Saturday, November 30
Nov 29, 2019 • 38 min
PHOTO: NYRA/Chelsea Durand Special guest Nick Tammaro is here to talk about fatherhood, being in tune with your local circuit, and Saturday’s Late Pick Five at the Big A.
Show 93: The Degenerate’s Gift Giving Guide
Nov 27, 2019 • 107 min
We’re so excited about this one, we’re dropping it early. Initially scheduled for Black Friday, this Degenerate’s Gift Giving Guide will give you ideas for yourself and your DG loved ones this holiday season. From bourbon to books to binoculars, we’ve got…
Show 92 - The Benny Southstreet Interview
Nov 26, 2019 • 74 min
In a long awaited — and not soon to be duplicated — edition of the show, benny Southstreet sits down with PTF to talk about his crazy life, including his time as a stopper at Aqua Caliente and that time he almost got convicted for grad larceny. We also…
NYRA Bets Show For Sat., Nov 23
Nov 22, 2019 • 33 min
PHOTO: NYRA/Chelsea Durand PTF and JK are here to talk about a really nice Late Pick 5 sequence at Aqueduct on Saturday.
Show 91 - #askitm and DMR Sat P4
Nov 21, 2019 • 57 min
PTF and JK are here to shoot the breeze, answer your questions (mainly about big days and betting strategy) and chat about Saturday’s Late Pick Four at DMR (45:15). Long tangent about Curb Your Enthusiasm is pretty, pretty entertaining (31:25).
Show 90 - The Breeders’ Cup Betting Challenge Plays
Nov 18, 2019 • 74 min
In what’s becoming an annual tradition, today’s show will take a look back at the Breeders’ Cup Betting Challenge plays. Special guests — and contest entrants — Benny Southstreet and Pat Cummings are here to talk about what players did right and wrong at…
NYRA Bets Players Podcast for Saturday, Nov. 16
Nov 15, 2019 • 21 min
PTF and JK are here for a look at Saturday’s Late Pick Five at AQU as the turf season winds down in New York.
Show 89 - ABR Fan Choice Awards Ballots
Nov 14, 2019 • 89 min
It’s a long show today that kicks off with ABR’s Dan Tordjman stopping by to discuss the new ABR Fan Choice Awards (2:35). Then PTF and JK go through their ballots and talk about some of the tough decisions therein (24:05). Then they handicap stakes races…
Show 88 - Brad Cox, BCBC champ Brad Anderson
Nov 11, 2019 • 64 min
Naomi Tukker is here with PTF for one more look back at the Breeders’ Cup. First up, we learn a bit more about Naomi and how she got involved in racing (1:40). Then she chats with Brad Cox about his time in the game and his Breeders’ Cup winners (14:40).…
NYRA Bets Players’ Podcast for Saturday, November 9
Nov 8, 2019 • 34 min
PTF and JK are here to shoot the breeze, talk about the ABR fan choice awards, and look ahead to Saturday’s late Pick Five at the Big A, a sequence that features a trio of graded stakes.
In The Money Players Final Furlong Crossover Recapping Breeders’ Cup
Nov 6, 2019 • 95 min
For the first time ever, the leading racing podcasts on either side of the Atlantic are together as one with Final Furlong host Emmett Kennedy joining PTF and JK of the In the Money Players’ Podcast for a look back at all 14 BC races.
Special Edition Live from Lucky Baldwin’s
Nov 4, 2019 • 79 min
PTF and JK are here to talk you through the results at this year’s Breeders’ Cup
Breeders’ Cup MiniPod: Doug O’Neill
Nov 2, 2019 • 6 min
It’s Breeders’ Cup Saturday! The first person I saw as Frank Scatoni and I drove into Santa Anita was Doug O’Neill, taking part in one of his Saturday racing celebrations. Earlier this week, Naomi Tukker caught up with O’Neill to discuss the new…
Show 86: Breeders’ Cup Final Answers
Oct 31, 2019 • 86 min
TVG’s Matt Bernier is here with PTF and JK to watch game 7 of the World Series and give our official picks for all 14 of this year’s Breeders’ Cup races.
NYRA Bets Players’ Podcast Pro Players’ Best Bets
Oct 31, 2019 • 64 min
Sean Boarman and Paul Matties join PTF to discuss their strongest opinions at this year’s Breeders’ Cup.
STATS Race Lens/ITM Breeders Cup Saturday Pick Six Preview
Oct 30, 2019 • 59 min
PTF and JK sit down with contest players (and STATS Race Lens power users) Scott Coles and Matt Vagvolgyi to take a look at Saturday’s Breeders’ Cup Pick. To get great discounts on STATS Race Lens plans, use the promo code STATSITM.
Breeders Cup MiniPod on the Draw
Oct 29, 2019 • 19 min
PTF and JK were at the Breeders’ Cup draw last night and they recorded a short podcast with their instant reaction to it. Plus a special promo code for a $500 bet from TVG.
Keeneland Select Show for Saturday, October 26
Oct 26, 2019 • 27 min
PTF and Spencer Luginbuhl of Redboard Rewind and The Daily Gallop go over the Late Pick Four on Keeneland’s closing day and look ahead to the Breeders’ Cup.
MONSTER POD Breeders’ Cup Dirt Races
Oct 25, 2019 • 100 min
PHOTO: NYRA It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s the IN THE MONEY MONSTER PODS, sponsored by our friends at TVG. In our second of three installments, we have PTF and JK sitting down with TVG’s Dave Weaver to discuss the FM Sprint (7:02), Benny Southstreet on…
MONSTER POD Breeders Cup Turf Races
Oct 25, 2019 • 71 min
It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s the IN THE MONEY MONSTER PODS, sponsored by our friends at TVG. In our second of three installments, we have PTF and JK sitting down with Paul and Duke Matties to discuss the Juvenile Turf (5:03), Naomi Tukker to talk FM…
MONSTER POD: Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Races
Oct 25, 2019 • 96 min
It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s the IN THE MONEY MONSTER PODS, sponsored by our friends at TVG. In our first of three installments, we have PTF (and sometimes JK) sitting down with Frank McGoey to discuss the Juvenile Turf (6:44), TVG’s Scott Hazelton to…
Keeneland Select Show For Friday, October 25
Oct 25, 2019 • 23 min
Sean Tugel is live from Keeneland watching Maxfield work and PTF is in the bunker as they go over a good-looking Late Pick Four sequence for the final Friday of the fall meet. They can’t help but look ahead to the Breeders’ Cup so there’s some of that as…
NYRA Bets Show for Saturday, October 26
Oct 24, 2019 • 24 min
PTF and JK are here to go over the late Pick Five from Belmont on Saturday. Is Magic Star a single? Can Maximum Security be beaten? Can PTF figure out how to pronounce Irish Mias? The answers to these questions and more lie herein.
NYRA Bets Show for Saturday, October 19
Oct 17, 2019 • 36 min
Will Fifty Five complete the drive for five (NY-bred stakes in a row)? Is Harris Bay the right single? Will Ratajkowski deliver an Oscar-worthy performance? The answers to these questions and more come courtesy of special guest Mike Beer on the new NYRA…
Keeneland Select Players’ Show for Friday, October 18
Oct 17, 2019 • 31 min
Keeneland Grade 1 Gamble winner Nick Mannella is with PTF to talk about how he took down the big event and to look ahead to Friday’s Late Pick Four at the storied Lexington oval.
Show 85 - Michael Blowen of Old Friends
Oct 16, 2019 • 59 min
We break format this week for a one-on-one sit-down with Michael Blowen, a legend in thoroughbred aftercare, who tells tales about running with his horses, learning to understand them, how he came to live the dream of having Silver Charm in his backyard,…
Keeneland Select Show for Wednesday, Oct 16 and Thursday, Oct 17
Oct 15, 2019 • 31 min
PTF and JK are here with a special edition of the Keeneland Select show where we go over the late Pick Four at Keeneland on both Wednesday and Thursday.
Show 84 - Weekend Review, StableDuel, Old Smoke, Good Night Shirt
Oct 15, 2019 • 75 min
We start off the show with JK and PTF looking back at notable performances from the weekend including Sweet Melania and Cambier Parc. Then Brianna Mott is here (24:08) to discuss the debut of StableDuel’s new app and to talk about the $20,000 Breeders’…
Keeneland Select Show for Sunday 10 13
Oct 13, 2019 • 36 min
It’s contest day at Keeneland and professional horseplayer Sean Boarman is here with PTF to go over the late Pick Four. Tangents include his favorite place to hang out at Keeneland, why he likes the NHC, and how his attitude about takeout at that event…
Show 83 - KEE, WO, Quick Call, Brendan Walsh
Oct 11, 2019 • 86 min
LOADED show. First up, PTF and JK go over Saturday’s KEE card and tackle an important question: are there more kids in Brooklyn named Austin or more kids in Austin named Brooklyn? Then, TIF’s Craig Bernick and Woodbine clocker Ernie Perri are here to talk…
NYRA Bets Show for Saturday, October 11
Oct 11, 2019 • 28 min
Horseplayer and racing manager Blake Jessee is back by popular demand to talk about the latest news from Looch Racing and to go over Saturday’s Late Pick 5 at Belmont.
Keeneland Select Show for Friday, October 11
Oct 11, 2019 • 23 min
Jim Goodman is with PTF to talk about the contests coming up this weekend, his own podcast (the original Keeneland Select In the Money Podcast), and give out some winners in Friday’s Late Pick Four.
Show 82 - Breeders’ Cup Prices As Of Now
Oct 8, 2019 • 84 min
PTF and JK are back to talk about their weekend away at Keeneland plus their strongest views after an amazing weekend of racing across the country and around the world. They have a look at the current overseas markets for the BC races with an eye towards…
Keeneland Select Show for Sunday 10 6
Oct 6, 2019 • 27 min
Special guest John Camardo is here to chat with PTF about building a computer model for racing and the Late Pick 5 Sunday at KEE.
NYRA Bets Show for Saturday, October 5
Oct 5, 2019 • 29 min
PHOTO: NYRA/Chelsea Durand Contest player Matt Vagvolgyi sits down with PTF to talk about a loaded Saturday card at Belmont
Show 81: BC Preps w Nick Tammaro, John Velazquez, Nick Luck on the Arc
Oct 4, 2019 • 60 min
Our new show is a doozy! First up, Nick Tammaro is here to talk with PTF about key Breeders’ Cup Prep Races from Belmont and Keeneland. Then correspondent Naomi Tukker has a chance to sit down with John Velazquez to pick his brain about his life, career,…
Keeneland Select Podcast for Friday, Oct 4
Oct 3, 2019 • 32 min
We are back with extra podcast content for the Keeneland Fall meet. First up, PTF and JK go over the late Pick 5 for Friday. Then Nick Luck stops by to promote a fun event Thursday night at Azur Patio (a few tix still available) for Grayson Jockey Club…
Show 80 - Analysis Of Breeders’ Cup Preps
Sep 30, 2019 • 61 min
PTF and JK are here to talk about a weekend full of BC prep races. Was the DQ the right call? What happened to McKinzie in the Awesome Again? Does JK still want to beat Midnight Bisou in the Distaff? Who will be the 3yo champ and why? Our answers to these…
Show 79 - BC Prep Analysis, Sophie Doyle, and Brian Skirka
Sep 27, 2019 • 85 min
Today’s show begins with PTF and JK talking about the latest reporting from Tim Layden on the Justify controversy before segueing into a discussion about many of the various Breeders’ Cup preps this weekend in New York and California. Then PTF introduces…
NYRA Bets Show for Jockey Club Gold Cup Day
Sep 26, 2019 • 28 min
PHOTO: NYRA/Chelsea Durand PTF and JK are here to talk you through their thoughts on Saturday’s BEL card. Starting with the Vosburgh, then moving on to the anchor leg of the early Pick 5 and going through the whole late pick 5, the guys give their ideas…
Show 78 - Weekend Recap and Betting on a Budget
Sep 23, 2019 • 57 min
JK and PTF are back with a look back at last weekend’s races (7:10), a discussion of Covfefe (28:25), a top 10 ranking of the Classic Division (34:40)and an evergreen discussion about how to spend a $100 budget in a day at the track (44:40).
NYRA Bets For 9 21
Sep 20, 2019 • 34 min
PTF and JK are here to talk about their more famous relatives and go over Saturday’s Late Pick Five at Belmont.
Show 77 - First Thoughts on the Breeders’ Cup and Parx Stakes Previews
Sep 20, 2019 • 64 min
PTF and JK are here to talk a bit more about JK’s week in New York, including when PTF put him to work as a farmer (1:30). Then we take an early look at the Breeders’ Cup through the lens of Buy, Sell, Hold (15:00). Lastly, three stakes races at Parx are…
Show 76 - Woodbine Mile Day Recap (Paul Shurman)
Sep 17, 2019 • 75 min
JK is in the Brooklyn Bunker to talk about the races from last weekend and to take an early look at the Breeders’ Cup (1:45). Then Paul Shurman drops by (on the phone) to detail his victory in the Wood Mile Day Challenge (26:30).
SPECIAL SHOW: Live from the Woodbine Mile
Sep 14, 2019 • 34 min
Special show LIVE from Woodbine with guests Tommy Massis and Pat Cummings going over the stakes on the WO Mile card.
NYRA Bets Show for 9/14
Sep 13, 2019 • 48 min
Contest player Matt Vagvolgyi joins PTF for a conversation about his handicapping process, how he uses data to help his horse playing, life since his NHC score, and Saturday’s Late p5 at Belmont. Lots of good evergreen content in this one.
Show 75 - Justify Controversy and WO Mile Day stakes
Sep 12, 2019 • 66 min
First up, it’s a de facto emergency pod with PTF and JK giving their initial stats on the New York Times article detailing Justify’s positive test before the Santa Anita Derby. After they try to hit that moving target, JK takes off and Frank McGoey stops…
Show 74: Nick Tammaro and Kim Weir
Sep 9, 2019 • 62 min
Brought to you by Woodbine Mile Day. Nick Tammaro is here to reflect on the Saratoga meet as well as racing from Belmont and Kentucky Downs. Plus, we get his early thoughts on Saints of Newark, the Sopranos prequel. Then Kim Weir of the Thoroughbred…
NYRA Bets show for BEL Opening Saturday
Sep 6, 2019 • 25 min
PTF and JK are here to look back at Saratoga and then quickly turn their attention to Opening Saturday at the Belmont Fall meet, specifically the races that comprise the late Pick 5.
Show 73 - Del Mar Recap And More
Sep 6, 2019 • 76 min
We break format today to cover a few different things. First up, Frank Scatoni is back to review the remarkably safe Del Mar meeting (2:00). Then Jack Christian calls in from the rainforest of Costa Rica where he is celebrating his triumph in the Woodward…
Show 72 - SAR Meet Recap with Sean Clancy
Sep 3, 2019 • 81 min
It’s the worst day of the year — the day we are the farthest from the next Saratoga meeting — but PTF is here with special guest Sean Clancy to try to make you feel better. Part racing recap from Labor Day weekend, part look back at the highlights of the…
Brentwood Show With Peter Rotondo Sr and Lee Davis
Aug 31, 2019 • 30 min
Super fun show to close out our run at the Brentwood (for now anyway) with Peter Rotondo Sr and Lee Davis. They give their thoughts on the Woodward Day card and reminisce about their memories from Saratoga over the years.
NYRA Bets 8 31
Aug 31, 2019 • 29 min
Spencer Luginbuhl of the Redboard Rewind podcast is PTF’s special guest LIVE at Saratoga Racecourse. They talk about the Woodward Day card with a focus on the late pick five.
Monmouth Park Special Show
Aug 31, 2019 • 38 min
Monmouth has four stakes races on Sunday and Brian Skirka and Frank Mirahmadi are here to help you through the card. Brian gives a detailed update on Monmouth’s plans this fall and Frank opens the show with a specialty impression: “subdued Marv Albert.”
Show 71 - Woodward Weekend Preview
Aug 29, 2019 • 40 min
PTF and JK take a couple of wild tangents on today’s shows, starting off with a chat about the ups and downs of Twitter (2:30) and taking another detour to discuss a different way of looking at the Empire 6 that makes Pete’s teeth itch (18:00). In…
Kentucky Downs Special Show
Aug 29, 2019 • 63 min
PTF is happy to be hosting a special Kentucky Downs preview show. We start off with Racing Secretary Rick Hammerle to give us an overview of the meet (1:05). Then professional player — and author of Betting With An Edge — Mike Maloney is here to talk us…
Show 70 Travers Review With Mike Maloney
Aug 26, 2019 • 69 min
Professional player (and author of Betting With An Edge) Mike Maloney joins PTF to review the Saratoga meet with special attention to the Travers Day results. You’ll learn Mike’s thoughts on the prevailing bias this meet as well who he thought was best in…
Live at the Brentwood with Tommy Massis
Aug 24, 2019 • 34 min
Tommy Massis is LIVE at the Brentwood to talk betting strategy through the lens of the Travers Day betting card.
NYRA BETS SHOW: Travers Day
Aug 24, 2019 • 31 min
Sean Clancy of the Saratoga Special joins PTF and JK to give a last look at today’s Travers card.
Show 69 - Runhappy Travers Day 2019
Aug 23, 2019 • 71 min
It’s a loaded show, produced in association with the In the Ring Pedigree Podcast this week. First up, JK and Sean Tugel go over a bunch of the Saturday races at Saratoga with a heavy emphasis on the stakes (5:15). Then Brien Bouyea is here to chat with…
Show 68 - Pac Classic And Alabama Day Reviews
Aug 20, 2019 • 56 min
As PTF always says, no good deed goes unpunished around here. That’s why last week’s guests Frank Scatoni (2:36) and Paul Matties, Jr. (34:40) are back once again, this time to review the Pac Classic Day and Alabama Day cards respectively.
Brentwood Show - Dan Tordjman
Aug 17, 2019 • 41 min
In the latest edition of Live from the Brentwood PTF sits down with Dan Tordjman to talk about today’s card at SAR plus lots of evergreen stuff about his time in racing and the new Fan Choice Awards.
Nyra Bets Alabama
Aug 17, 2019 • 28 min
Paaul Matties joins PTF and gives his thoughts on Alabama Day.
DEL MAR MONSTER POD
Aug 16, 2019 • 95 min
It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s the Del Mar Pacific Classic Day MONSTER POD. Co-hosted by PTF and genuine Californian Frank Scatoni (2:55), we go through the entire, loaded Pac Classic card in its entirety with the help of special guests Michelle Yu,…
Show 67- Racing from DMR, MTH, SAR and WO
Aug 16, 2019 • 55 min
It’s a big week here on the show with coverage from all over the place. PTF and JK start off by talking Saratoga (3:55) and then make their way west to where the surf meets the turf at old Del Mar (16:00). Then Brian Skirka joins PTF to talk about…
Show 66: Arlington and Saratoga Recaps
Aug 12, 2019 • 74 min
The reigning NHC champ, Scott Coles, is here to talk about stakes races from AP and SAR with PTF (1:40). Then we really go contest heavy with visits from Randy Gallo (37:00) and Ed Peters (46:15), winners of the Saratoga Challenge and Fourstardave…
Brentwood Show 8 10
Aug 10, 2019 • 29 min
Brentwood Show 8 10 by In The Money Players’ Podcast
Nyra Bets 8 10
Aug 10, 2019 • 24 min
PTF and Michael Beychok — the all-time leading earner in handicapping contest play — talk about today’s card at SAR.
Show 65 - Arlington Million Day Preview
Aug 9, 2019 • 46 min
What a fun show for one of the best days of racing all year — Arlington Million/Fourstardave Day. First up, JK and PTF talk about a night of merriment at the Little House on the East Side. Then they go over stakes races from AP and SAR. The remainder of…
Show 64 - Whitney Weekend Recap
Aug 5, 2019 • 91 min
PTF and JK deconstruct a long, fun weekend of stakes racing from Saratoga. Plus, some special bonus content of Boston broadcasting legend Bernie Corbett interviewing PTF live from The Brentwood in Saratoga.
EMERGENCY POD- WHITNEY DAY
Aug 3, 2019 • 32 min
It’s an emergency pod post scratches on Whitney Day! JK and PTF are coming at you LIVE from The Brentwood. Special guest appearances by the Ice Cream Man and Hurricane Anthony.
NYRA Bets 8 3
Aug 3, 2019 • 25 min
RR (Rich Averill) and Duke Matties join PTF to talk about Saturday’s races at Saratoga.
Show 63: Whitney Weekend Preview
Aug 2, 2019 • 61 min
First up, TV’s Matt Bernier joins PTF for a quick life update and a look ahead to the weekend (2:30). Then PTF and JK talk about Saratoga’s Saturday card (24:15).
Show 62: SAR and DMR recaps
Jul 30, 2019 • 60 min
PTF and JK are together again and they go over the races from SAR last weekend (23:05) and talk about JK’s up-and-down trip to DMR (0:30). Plus, a tangent about why horseplayers and horsemen should want to listen to each other (26:20).
NYRA Bets Podcast for July 27
Jul 27, 2019 • 26 min
Marshall Gramm joins PTF live at Saratoga to talk about today’s card.
Show 61 - SAR And DMR Props (Pat Cummings)
Jul 26, 2019 • 67 min
Pat Cummings of the Thoroughbred Ideas Foundation is here to go over a series of prop bets created by the People’s Champion himself, Jonathon Kinchen. As we go over those we discuss stakes from SAR and DMR on Saturday as well as several races throughout…
Show 60- Weekend Recap, Tribute To Mary Lou Whitney
Jul 23, 2019 • 69 min
First up, JK and I go over lots of races from last weekend at Monmouth, Saratoga and a little from Del Mar (14:00). Topics include what next for Maximum Security? What was going on with the rides on She’s A Julie and Morticia? Will JK be back in time for…
NYRA Bets Show July 20 - 21
Jul 19, 2019 • 35 min
PTF and JK are here to talk about the decision to cancel SAR on Saturday and to go ahead with racing at MTH. They talk a little more about the MTH card, look at three stakes at DMR, and take an early look at SAR Sunday Stakes. Plus, that time PTF won $1…
Show 59 - Haskell Day At Monmouth
Jul 18, 2019 • 77 min
It’s a Haskell Day preview unlike any other and a fully loaded show. First up, PTF and JK welcome Frank Mirahmadi who is here to talk about two things: pizza and horse racing. He gives us his analysis of all the Monmouth Park graded stakes on Saturday and…
Show 58 - SAR Opening Weekend Review
Jul 16, 2019 • 73 min
PTF and JK are back at the Little House on the East Side to discuss a variety of topics including: JK’s wardrobe choices (3:30), reviews of racing from the first four days (16:00), horses to watch (54:30), how to use tips (58:00), and an anecdotal angle…
NYRA BETS SAR July 13
Jul 13, 2019 • 27 min
We are LIVE from Saratoga racecourse! PTF and JK discuss the meet so far and go over the Saturday card. Join us live from 9:30-10 at the Don Julio bandstand each Saturday.
Show 57: Belmont Review, Saratoga Preview
Jul 11, 2019 • 45 min
PTF and JK are in the same place for once — the Little House on the East Side in Saratoga. They look back at a busy weekend at Belmont (2:30) and look ahead to Saratoga, specifically the first three stakes races of the meet (28:30).
Show 56 - Nevada Sports Betting Legend Chris Andrews
Jul 7, 2019 • 61 min
It’s a special edition of the show where PTF sits down with the great Chris Andrews, whose new book, THEN ONE DAY, about 40 years of bookmaking in Nevada, is available now (and contains two racing chapters). Chris is a lifelong racing fan who shares a…
Show 55: Belmont Derby and Oaks Day Edition
Jul 5, 2019 • 52 min
It’s Belmont Oaks and Derby Day and PTF and JK are here with Nick Tammaro to go over the stakes races on the card. Plus, JK’s poor dining etiquette (according to PTF) and PTF’s poor choices at the end of long racing days (according to Nick).
Show 54: Queen’s Plate Edition
Jun 28, 2019 • 45 min
There are three graded stakes plus the historic Queen’s Plate on Saturday at Woodbine and PTF is here with a pair of special guests to tell you what you need to know. First up, NHC champ Scott Coles drops by to give his thoughts on what it’s like to be…
NYRA Bets Podcast for Saturday, June 29
Jun 27, 2019 • 49 min
PTF and JK are back to talk about many things: the changes to the NYRA Bets Late Pick 5, Saturday’s intriguing sequence, and a look ahead to Saratoga among them.
Show 53: The Latest on California, Weekend/Ascot Recap
Jun 26, 2019 • 74 min
Craig Bernick of Glen Hill Farm/Thoroughbred Idea Foundation is here to talk about why he chose to ship horses out of California plus his latest guess about the fate of this year’s Breeders’ Cup. Before that, he, PTF and JK talk about the weekend’s…
NYRA Bets Late Pick 5 And Royal Ascot
Jun 22, 2019 • 49 min
JK and Paul Matties discuss turf racing, Royal Ascot and preview the NYRA Bets late pick 5 for Saturday
Show 52: Grade 1 Saturday at Monmouth (Brian Skirka)
Jun 21, 2019 • 23 min
It’s a short show this week with PTF away at Ascot but still on hand to chat about a huge Saturday of racing at Monmouth Park. Special guest Brian Skirka of Monmouth is here to discuss a quartet of stakes races highlighted by the Grade 1 United Nations.
NYRA Bets Podcast For BEL-CD -MTH June 15-16 (Jason Beem)
Jun 14, 2019 • 96 min
First off, PTF and JK look back at Belmont weekend and talk about trips, bias, and who was best in the various Grade 1s (2:15). Then they look ahead not only to the Saturday BEL Pick 5 but also the all graded stakes Pick 5 from Churchill Downs (49:35).…
Show 51: Royal Ascot Monster Pod
Jun 13, 2019 • 131 min
With great pleasure, we bring you a special Royal Ascot preview pod, geared at players looking to wager along with the NBC coverage of the world’s most prestigious meeting. We’ve got Nick Luck (2:35), Vanessa Binnie-Ryle (23:25), Emmet Kennedy & Kevin…
Show 50: BEL Stakes Challenge Winner Blake Jessee
Jun 12, 2019 • 69 min
Belmont Stakes Challenge winner Blake Jessee, 36, joins PTF to talk about his big win, life as the racing manager for Looch Racing and his time as a professional bettor in his 20s as well as what we can learn from racing around the world. It’s a great…
Show 49: Belmont Stakes Day Plus MTH and WO coverage
Jun 7, 2019 • 73 min
It’s Belmont Stakes day and PTF and JK are here to go over a whole lotta stakes races (7:10), culminating with the big one (40:15). Plus, bonus coverage of the Woodbine Oaks with Dawn Lupul (48:15) and Monmouth’s Unbridled Elaine stakes with Brian Skirka…
Nyra Bets Show Bel Fri Final (Southside Johnny)
Jun 6, 2019 • 53 min
First JK and PT go over the NYRA Late Pick for Friday’s races (4:15) but then the real fun begins. Pete gets to interview one of his rock and roll heroes, Southside Johnny, who will be performing at Belmont Friday night (26:30). PTF even has an epiphany…