Gotta See About a Horse

Welcome to the Lazy Bettor commentary and picks page! Check out “Friday Free Picks,” based on methods in The Punter’s Tale (A Bettor’s Quest for Racetrack Profits). Also check out our race-of-the-week analysis.

  • These free picks are based on methods in The Punter’s Tale (A Bettor’s Quest for Racetrack Profits). The book defines false-favorite types and shows how to turn a profit at the races in two steps: Ide

  • The “Friday Free Picks” ended June, on a small number of plays, with a loss of $1.50. I’m confident I can improve on that in July. I’m adding Emerald Downs to the roster to increase the number of play

  • The “Friday Free Picks” ended June, on a small number of plays, with a loss of $1.50. I’m confident I can improve on that in July. I’m adding Emerald Downs to the roster to increase the number of play

  • A bonus round of free picks! Because I’ll be interviewed on the Emerald Downs “Win Place Show” on KJR-Seattle radio, I’m posting some Sunday picks at Emerald. These free picks are based on methods in

  • These free picks are based on methods presented in The Punter’s Tale (A Bettor’s Quest for Racetrack Profits). The book defines the false-favorite types and shows how to turn a profit at the races in

  • These free picks are based on methods presented in The Punter’s Tale (A Bettor’s Quest for Racetrack Profits). The book shows how to turn a profit at the races in two steps: Identify a false favorite

  • These free picks are based on methods and research presented in The Punter’s Tale (A Bettor’s Quest for Racetrack Profits). The book shows how to turn a profit in two steps: `1. Identify a

  • In a 2017 article on the lazybettor.com site, I referred to the Belmont Stakes as “the last bastion of racing’s upper crust.” More regularly than in the Kentucky Derby, winners claim some affiliation

  • Speed doesn’t just win the Kentucky Derby. It rewards bettors of that race generously. From 1992 through 2013 the Gold and Silver standards in The Lazy Bettor’s Guide to the Kentucky Derby generated t