In The Gates Podcast (ESPN.com)
In The Gate #221 - Chris Antley: 7/31/1507/31/15
2015 Hall of Fame inductee - the late jockey, Chris Antley - is remembered by his longtime agent, Drew Mollica, and friend/horsewoman Maggie Kimmitt.
In The Gate #220 - The Prince & The Pauper: 7/26/15
JB & Kevin McKathan describe raising a very young American Pharoah, now the Crown prince of racing. Plus, Hall of Fame inductee Lava Man started in the sport's pauper ranks.
In The Gate #219 - Long Live the King: 7/16/15
2015 Hall of Fame inductee, trainer King Leatherbury, discusses changes in the sport over the last sixty years, his career, & the gelding Ben's Cat.
In The Gate #218 - Cast-ing Call: 7/11/15
Two-time Eclipse Award-winning jockey Javier Castellano discusses his 3-year run of success. Bob Ehalt analyzes, plus a Barry Abrams commentary.
No Substitute for Being There?: 7/5/15
Paul Roberts, co-author of "Race Course Architecture," on whether it's worth tracks upgrading facilities to increase attendance. Plus, NBC's Randy Moss on American Pharoah
In The Gate: In Living Color: 6/20/15
Karen Babcock, owner of 3-yr old colt Koda Chrome, discusses the unusual genetics resulting in his brown-and-white splotches.
In The Gate #215 - Race Call College: 6/14/15
In The Gate host Barry Abrams takes a race-calling seminar given by former New York track announcer Tom Durkin. Abrams then tries calling a live horse race.
In the Gate #214 - An American at Ascot: 6/10/15
Trainer Wesley Ward looks to add to his 4 career wins at the prestigious Royal Ascot meet. Plus, Lexington Herald-Ledger's Alicia Winze-Hughes on the thrill of the Triple Crown.
Belmont Wrap: 6/6/15
Barry Abrams recaps American Pharoah's win at the Belmont to capture the first Triple Crown since 1978 and chats with Bob Baffert and Victor Espinoza.
Handicapping the Belmont: 6/5/15
Our expert panel of handicappers predicts whether American Pharoah will end the 37-year Triple Crown drought at the Belmont Stakes. David Grening, Bob Ehalt and Ed DeRosa weigh in.
Men Of The Hour: 6/4/15
American Pharoah's owner Ahmed Zayat, and trainer Bob Baffert, join Barry Abrams to look ahead to a possible Triple Crown.
Material Worth : 6/1/15
The owners of Florida Derby winner Materiality discuss playing American Pharoah's spoiler at Belmont. Jay Hovdey of the Daily Racing Form analyzes.
In The Gate #209 - It's a Small World: 5/31/15
What impact has American Pharoah's Triple Crown bid had across the world? We ask people in different racing jurisdictions from Australia to Barbados.
In The Gate #208 - Elusive Sports Records: 5/24/15
Al Attles (teammate when Wilt Chamberlain scored 100 pts) & Gary Player (9 major golf titles, half of Jack Nicklaus' record 18) on hard-to-reach records like the Triple Crown.
In The Gate #207 - Smarty Jones: 5/17/15
Trainer John Servis remembers the 2004 Triple Crown near-miss of Smarty Jones, and what it will take for American Pharoah to seal the deal. ESPN.com's Bill Finley analyzes.
Pharoah's Jubilee: 5/11/15
Justin Zayat reflects on American Pharoah's Kentucky Derby win and looks ahead to Preakness. Plus, the Baltimore Sun's Childs Walker on residual tension in Baltimore.
In The Gate #205 - Lael Means Loyalty: 5/2/15
Gretchen & Roy Jackson, owners of 2006 Kentucky Derby winner Barbaro, send out Divining Rod in the Preakness. Plus, an analysis of American Pharoah's Derby win.
Handicapping the Derby: 5/1/15
Bob Ehalt of ESPN.com and NY Hotlist handicapping service & Catie Staszak of Gulfstream Park break down the Kentucky Derby.
In The Gate #203 - Quick on the Draw: 4/29/15
Who won/lost at the Derby draw? ESPN reporter Jeannine Edwards assesses the starting gate lineup. Plus, owner Ron Paolucci sends out War Story in the Derby.
Zayat's Triple Play: 4/28/15
Owner Ahmed Zayat sends out 3 Kentucky Derby horses, including the favorite, American Pharoah. Plus, Simon Callaghan discusses live longshot Firing Line.
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