No way! A horse claimed for $30,000, with one career win, ridden by a jockey from Mahoning Valley, won the Kentucky Derby? Without the help of illegal creams or drugs? Bob Baffert is demanding a full investigation. … Hope you had Rich Strike, who paid $163 for a $2 wager. It was the largest payout since Donerail paid $184 back in 1913. Willie Nelson sang the national anthem, Queen Elizabeth was in the winner’s circle and Joe Biden cashed.
Ranger Danger! The New York Rangers need a win in Pittsburgh. The Texas Rangers have lost five of six. Jon Gray pitches. Three starts, three shades of gray for Jon (10 runs over 12 innings). The Yanks’ Nestor Cortes has been a reliable part of the rotation. He’s given up five runs over 24 ²/₃ but his record is 1-1 after losing in Toronto. We’re doggin’ it. 10 units on the Rangers.
Philly scored three off Max Scherzer. Mets drew within a run, but closer Corey “Evil” Knebel closed the door. Final: 3-2. However, the heavily favored Jays were clipped by Cleveland 4-3. Split, but our account took a hit. Up +241 tikkanens.