In The Gates Podcast (ESPN.com)
In The Gate #181 - Sharing the Wealth: 12/15/1412/15/14
Is Virginia horsemen's not-for-profit mgmt proposal a new prototype? We discuss with Sherwood Chillingworth (Oak Tree), Dennis Drazin (Monmouth), & Tim Ritvo (Gulfstream).
In The Gate #180 - Power to the People: 12/3/14
Terry Meyocks (Jockeys' Guild), Pete Rotondo (Breeders' Cup) and Jenny Kellner (NYRA, former racing journalist) answer our listeners' questions on how to change horse racing
In The Gate #179 - Saratoga Warhorse: 11/24/14
Hundreds of soldiers are thankful this week for the Saratoga Warhorse program, which uses off-the-track thoroughbreds to help vets with PTSD.
Legend becomes a Rookie: 11/19/14
Jockey Kieren Fallon -- winner of 3 Epsom Derbies and the Arc de Triomphe -- looks for a career spark by riding in California. Ed Zieralski analyzes, plus a Barry Abrams commentary.
In The Gate #177 - Horse of a Different Breed: 11/11/14
Jan Vandebos, co-owner of John C. Mabee winner Moulin de Mougin, has a unique take on how/when to race. Amanda Duckworth on Horse of Year debate, plus Barry Abrams' commentary
Hotaling Heart: 11/3/14
Double-amputee Marine corporal Josh Hotaling recounts losing his legs in combat, and the bittersweet story of the horse named for him.
Handicapping the Cup: Part II: 10/30/14
Our experts break down the Breeders' Cup Sprint, Mile, and Classic. Panelists include our own Bob Ehalt, Brisnet's Les Instone,& 13-year old Michael Sandulli, who drops some knowledge!
In The Gate #175 - Handicapping the Cup Part II: 10/30/14
Our expert panel breaks down the Breeders' Cup Sprint, Mile, & Classic. Panelists: Bob Ehalt, Brisnet's Les Instone, & 13-yr old Michael Sandulli, who drops some knowledge.
In The Gate #174 - Handicapping the Breeders' Cup Part I: 10/29/14
We break down the Dirt Mile & Distaff (run on Fri), Juvenile & Turf (run on Sat). Our handicappers are Bob Ehalt and...13-year old Michael Sandulli.
In The Gate #173 - Brotherly Love: 10/28/14
Trainer Keith Desormeaux & Hall of Fame jockey Kent Desormeaux team up on Texas Red in the Juvenile. Plus, champion French trainer Freddie Head brings Anodin for the Mile.
Takin' It To The Street: 10/27/14
NBA star Rashard Lewis on his Breeders' Cup Classic starter, Cigar Street. Plus, Conquest Stable's Ernie Semersky has a trio primed for championship weekend.
In The Gate #171 - The Most Interesting Man in the World: 10/26/14
The Honorable Harry Herbert, racing advisor for the stable that owns BC Mile hopeful, Toronado, discusses growing up in the castle used in the shooting of "Downton Abbey."
Hardest Core: 10/19/14
Caroline & Gregory Bentley, who along with their son with Down Syndrome, Andrew, own unlikely Breeders' Cup Turf hopeful Hardest Core, share their amazing story.
Unwavering Belief: 10/15/14
Alex Solis II, manager of the group that owns Shared Belief, looks ahead to the Breeders' Cup Classic. Amanda Duckworth analyzes, plus Barry Abrams' commentary on Cigar.
In The Gate #168 - Setting the Tone: 10/3/14
Robert "Shel" Evans, owner of Belmont Stakes & Jockey Club Gold Cup winner, Tonalist, looks ahead to the BC Classic. Jennie Rees analyzes, plus a Barry Abrams commentary.
Tony Dutrow & Tyler Baze: 9/27/14
Trainer Tony Dutrow (I Spent It - Champagne Stakes) & jockey Tyler Baze (Big Macher - BC Sprint) join the show, plus Barry Abrams' commentary
Dress Rehearsal: 9/20/14
Colorful trainer Eric Guillot discusses Whitney champ Moreno's chances in Jockey Club Gold Cup & Breeders' Cup Classic. Bill Finley analyzes, plus Barry Abrams' commentary.
A Walk in the Parx: 9/15/14
Trainer Art Sherman discusses California Chrome's first start since the Belmont Stakes, in the Pennsylvania Derby. Dick Jerardi of the Philly Daily News analyzes, plus Barry Abrams' commentary.
In The Gate #164 - What Is a Picture Worth?: 9/9/14
Oonagh Chan (Hong Kong Jockey Club) on whether beefed up simulcast production means greater revenue. Plus, Tim Turrell on California Chrome vs. Shared Belief in Penn Derby.
Jockey Frankie Dettori: 9/3/14
European jockey Frankie Dettori on returning to star status after a drug suspension & divorce from Godolphin Racing. Plus, Frank Mitchell previews Keeneland September Yearling Sale.
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