Latest from Andrew Beyer

Andrew Beyer: The Kentucky Derby decision was a bad one

While Maximum Security may have veered off course, officials should disqualify a horse only when a foul has affected the outcome, or is particularly egregious.
  • May 6, 2019

Breeders’ Cup: American Pharoah getting a fortunate trip once again

With Beholder withdrawing and Liam’s Map running the Dirt Mile, Triple Crown winner should cruise.
  • Oct 29, 2015

Runhappy, and trainer Maria Borell, could crash the Breeders’ Cup party

The 32-year old tattooed trainer will take on the racing establishment at Keeneland, with perhaps the fastest thoroughbred.
  • Oct 26, 2015

One of a kind, thoroughbred trainer King Leatherbury is a Hall of Famer

Maryland horseman was anything but typical but for decades he forged his own brand of success at track.
  • Aug 7, 2015

American Pharoah deserves his place in horse-racing history

Because the Triple Crown is a more difficult feat than it once was, colt is superb, even if he’s no Secretariat.
  • Jun 7, 2015

American Pharoah may win the Triple Crown, but I’m betting against it

The Belmont Stakes favorite is vulnerable, and three challengers have credible handicapping merits.
  • Jun 4, 2015

Dale Romans: Triple Crown sleeper

The trainer has only run one winner in a Triple Crown race in 14 starts, but his horses often run better than expected.
  • Jun 3, 2015

Racing in the Preakness before the Belmont: A kiss of death?

Unless he has won the Kentucky Derby, many trainers opt to skip the Preakness so a horse can be fresh for the mile-and-a-half demands of the Belmont Stakes.
  • Jun 3, 2015

Todd Pletcher’s Belmont Stakes record

America’s leading trainer, Todd Pletcher, has a poor record in the Kentucky Derby and almost none in the Preakness. But his horses usually run well in the Belmont.
  • Jun 2, 2015