In The Gates Podcast (ESPN.com)
A Walk in the Parx: 9/15/1409/15/14
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.
Takeout Order: 8/22/14
Will disjointed simulcast structure & high takeout rates destroy racing from within? Former NYRA CEO Charles Hayward & "Horseplayers" star Christian Hellmers weigh in.
Toast of the Summer: 8/18/14
Jockey Irad Ortiz (Kid Cruz; Travers) & trainer Jamie Osborne (Toast of New York; Pacific Classic) preview Saratoga's & Del Mar's signature races, plus Barry Abrams' commentary.
In The Gate #160 - Dreaming of Greatness: 8/12/14
Trainer Kiaran McLaughlin on Jess's Dream, son of 2x Horse of the Year Curlin & 2009 HOY Rachel Alexandra. Teresa Genaro analyzes, plus a Barry Abrams commentary.
Dreaming of Greatness: 8/12/14
Trainer Kiaran McLaughlin on Jess's Dream, son of 2-time Horse of the Year Curlin and 2009 HoY Rachel Alexandra. Teresa Genaro analyzes, plus a Barry Abrams commentary.
The Prince Awaits: 8/2/14
Trainer John Shirreffs on impending debut of Cozmic One -- first foal of 2010 Horse of the Year, Zenyatta. Plus, DRF's Steve Andersen on Del Mar turf course controversy.
Drayden Is the New Black: 7/28/14
Apprentice jockey Drayen van Dyke and semi-retired, 62-year-old Tony Black talk shop.
Unstoppable, Uncatchable, Untapable: 7/21/14
Jockey Rosie Napravnik discusses Ky. Oaks champ Untapable's chances when she takes on the boys in the Haskell. Bob Ehalt analyzes, plus a Barry Abrams commentary.
Announcer Tom Durkin: 7/16/14
Retiring track announcer Tom Durkin reflects on his 4 decades calling races, the last 24 in New York. Plus, Terry Turrell discusses the latest on Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes winner California Chrome.
Quantum of Solis: 7/6/14
Jockey Alex Solis, to be inducted into the Racing Hall of Fame in August, joins the show. Plus, Jennie Rees of the Louisville-Courier Journal on Dale Romans' altercation.
The Unanimous Declaration: 6/29/14
Members of the horse racing community recite excerpts of the Declaration of Independence. On ESPN.com, you can find a document with each person's name. Follow along!
Changing the Triple Crown: 6/23/14
California Chrome co-owner Steve Coburn, Maryland Jockey Club president/COO Tom Chuckas, & 2011 Preakness-winning trainer Dale Romans on whether the Triple Crown should be changed.
Between the Devil and Deep Blue Salt: 6/17/14
"In The Gate" delves into the newest illicit drug, Cobalt Chloride aka "Blue Salt." Guests are Dr. Dionne Benson (RMTC) & Terry Bailey of Racing Victoria in Australia.
Royal Ascot preview, Belmont review: 6/7/14
Legendary British presenter John McCririck previews the high-stakes, high-society Royal Ascot meeting. Amanda Duckworth recaps Belmont Stakes, plus Barry Abrams' commentary.
Handicapping the Belmont Stakes: 6/6/14
Hank Goldberg, Steve Davidowitz of ESPN.com & the Daily Racing Form, and Ed DeRosa of the Brisnet handicapping service break down the Belmont Stakes. Great inside info.
Can't Spell Victory Without Victor: 6/4/14
California Chrome's jockey, Victor Espinoza, on what it will take to complete the Triple Crown. Jeannine Edwards analyzes Chrome's chances, plus a Barry Abrams commentary.
Art Sherman: 6/3/14
California Chrome's trainer, Art Sherman, prepares for Saturday's Belmont Stakes. Also, trainer Ken McPeek's unique take on the Triple Crown's 36-year drought.
Seattle and the 12th Man?: 6/2/14
1977 Triple Crown champ Seattle Slew's jockey -- Jean Cruguet -- on whether California Chrome will become the 12th winner. Plus, David Bakke of Moneycrashers.com on $$ Crown implications.
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