The LazyBettor approach to betting the Kentucky Derby prevailed again. The 2017 Kentucky Derby Preview: An Embarrassment of Riches concluded with the following advice: I recommend betting primarily on Always Dreaming, with Hence and Classic Empire as minor backups. In other words arrange your bets so...

I published The Lazy Bettor’s Guide to the Kentucky Derby in November 2013. Since then, I’ve published a Lazy Bettor Kentucky Derby Preview each year. You can read the past years’ previews at smashwords.com for free. Here’s a summary of how my preview picks, based on...

We've reached the final 9-furlong prep race. Handicappers should savor this gumbo of low-budget locals, potential millionaires and interesting upstarts. This year's Arkansas Derby doesn't lack spice. Juvenile champion Classic Empire returns from a bevy of minor aches and pains to assume the favorite's role. Todd...