Racing & Wagering

Solid Field of Distaffers Assembled for G3 Chicago ‘Cap

Grade I stakes winners Dr.

Barn Notes: Thurs. June 30

The ‘Doctor’ Is In – Sunday’s Chicago Handicap;Jockey Junior Alvarado Returns to Riding Sunday at Arlington; Jockey J. Z. Santana Soars to Lead With Wednesday Triple

Road to the 2011 Arlington Million - Vol. I

Barn Notes: Sun. June 26

Block Builds Lead, Janks Adds to Streak in Prairie State Festival; Additional Festival Facts

Block and Janks Score at Prairie State Festival

It may be as close as a sure thing as there is in horse racing that trainers Chris Block and Christine Janks will each saddle at least one winner at the Prairie State Festival.  Block, the leading conditioner in the annual Illinois-bred showcase, added two more wins to his record, which now stands at 19 victories in the series of races.  Janks, who is the second-leading trainer in the Festival, posted a victory as well.

$16,480 Pick 5 Carryover for Sunday

Barn Notes: Fri. June 24

Ron Magers Running Third Chance in Prairie State Festival; Christine Janks Will Be at Arlington Saturday With Nine Entered

Barn Notes: Thurs. June 23

J. R. Smith Jr.

Illinois Champions Dundalk Dust and River Bear Featured in Prairie State Fest

Barn Notes: Wed. June 22

Arlington’s Prairie State Festival Saturday Keeps Block Building; Kristufek Previews Prairie State Festival Friday; Jockey Brandon Meier Back in the Saddle Wednesday

Barn Notes: Sunday, June 19

DiVito Saddles Three Winner Saturday at Arlington Saturday;Jockey Julio Felix Hits a Hat Trick at Arlington Saturday;Fundraiser for Retiring Racehorses Coming June 25;Fire and Police Appreciation D

Barn Notes: Saturday, June 18

Arlington’s Top Three Jockeys All Score Doubles Friday;Fathers’ Day Features Families and Field Museum’s Horse History; Arlington Announcer Dooley Noted Loss of B-17 Earlier This Week

Barn Notes: Friday, June 17

Arlington’s Prairie State Festival One Week Away;Saturday’s Jefferson Cup Serves as Secretariat Stakes Preview;Saturday’s Hill Prince Also Shows Off Secretariat Sophomores

Barn Notes: Thursday, June 16

Arlington Million March Sets Foot Virginia Saturday; Beverly D. Dress Rehearsal Costumed at Colonial; Father-Son Dorris Double at Arlington Wednesday; Olczyk Stops Off at Arlington During Stanley Cup Playoffs

Barn Notes: Wed., June 15

Three Arlington Daughters Send Early Fathers’ Day Greetings; Nakatani Scores Sunday Triple at Arlington Park

Barn Notes: Sunday, June 12

Arlington Million Veteran Gio Ponti Misses in Manhattan ‘Cap; Original Beverly D. Nominations Also Prominent Saturday; Four Arlington Jockeys Juggle Standings With Doubles Saturday

Barn Notes: Sat. June 11

General Quarters May Go Back on Grass for Next Start; Monsters of the Midway Shuffle to Arlington Park Sunday; Nakatani Wins Two Friday at Arlington, Takes Off for Belmont

Barn Notes: Fri. June 10

Belmont’s Manhattan ‘Cap Saturday Previews Arlington Million;Belmont’s Just a Game Stakes Saturday Previews Beverly D.;Hollywood’s Whittingham, Churchill’s Mint Julep Also Saturday

Barn Notes: Thurs. June 9

Arlington Trainer Miller, ‘Sunshine’ Show Heart Wednesday;‘Shorty’ Scores a Hat Trick; Shoots to Second in Standings;Advance Wagering on Belmont Stakes at Arlington Friday

Barn Notes: Wed. June 8

Arlington’s Record Daily Double Doubled by Dialing 9-11;Becker’s Training Triple Sunday Ties Rivelli Atop Standings