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 the following results: Gold Standard: 25 starters in 14 races, 9 winners, 207% ROI Silver Standard: 25 starters in...

“To Bolo, or not to Bolo, that is the question— Whether this bettor has a mind to suffer The slings and arrows of Baffert’s outrageous fortune, And to stake alms against those favored doubles, And by opposing, cash ′em?”’ Last week I confidently removed Bolo from my list of true contenders...