Road to the Roses

Road to the Roses by Ben Vining @doubleplay9   Prep Race Recap Arkansas Derby The Arkansas Derby took place over the weekend and was the final major KY Derby prep of the season. What a race it was, however ugly it may have seemed visually. Classic Empire, the two-year-old champ of 2016, has had a…

Road to the Roses 

Road to the Roses by Ben Vining @doubleplay9 After three more prep races for this year’s KY Derby the picture that is developing is a blurry one. I’m having a hard time visualizing a winner at this point, but that’s what makes handicapping the KY Derby a joy. Two more preps remain, but only one…