bblakeBilly Blake

Grew up going to Saratoga and never left. Loves showing people the beauty of this great game. Blogs at

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Billy Blake on the $1 Million Guaranteed All-Stakes Saratoga Pick 4

With a Guaranteed Pool of $1 Million, it’s time to get to work and make up for last week’s ticket. We had three out of the four winners seven days ago, but it didn’t matter because the ticket was done after the first leg. Let’s hope for better results with one Grade II and three


Saratoga Saturday Late Pick 4

We put together another Late Pick Four last Saturday as first time starter Prayed For got the job done in the finale to give us a $245 winning ticket. Considering how chalky the sequence was, the payout wasn’t all that bad. Plus the wager itself only cost $40 with a scratch in the 8th race. Here’s


Billy Blake’s Saturday Saratoga Late Pick 4

A tough beat last Saturday as Moreno wired the field in the Whitney to break up the ticket. I thought he would have been pressured more, but he got an uncontested lead and never looked back. Hopefully many of the horses come back to run in the Woodward at the end of the month. Here’s


Billy Blake’s Saturday Saratoga Late Pick 4

[Billy Blake is back with his weekly Saratoga Late Pick 4. Great sequence. For those wanting to spend a little less, I’ve added my singles after each of Billy’s plays. Good luck! SA] We cashed in last week with a chalky sequence, but I’ll never complain about a winning ticket. Two of the horses we were live


Guest Analysis: Billy Blake’s Saturday Late Pick 4

[Here’s Billy’s ticket and analysis for Saturday’s Late Pick 4. I also asked him, “If you absolutely had to single one horse in one race — and not Tonalist in the Jim Dandy, who would it be?” His answer: “Coup de Grace.”   Good luck to all playing the spa today! SA] Tough start to last week’s Pick


Guest Picks: Saratoga Late Pick 4, Races 8-11

[Please welcome Billy Blake to All Day Racing! Billy blogs at and is on twitter at @billyblake22.  He’s providing Late Pick 4’s at Saratoga. It’s a tough sequence at a challenging track.  Good luck! SA] Weather shouldn’t be an issue for Saturday’s races, so I’ll assume all MTOs are scratched while piecing together the all turf Late