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California Chrome, Shared Belief: A New Rivalry?

POSTED: February 11, 2015

Dylan and California Chrome I love it when The Sport of Kings doesn’t disappoint. This past weekend’s races, highlighted by The San Antonio Stakes, certainly...

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California Chrome, Dortmund Highlight Weekend

POSTED: February 4, 2015

Dylan and California Chrome There is no wrong coast to be on this weekend in The Sport of Kings. Both coasts offer championship caliber horse...

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The Pick 6 King's 2015 Kentucky Derby Radar

POSTED: January 31, 2015

Everyone knows I am not a fan of the Kentucky Derby future wager. The odds for making a bet now seldom justify it, in my...

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John Nerud Still Turning Out Winners and They Missed It

POSTED: January 28, 2015

The Sport of Kings was flush with excitement this past weekend. We had stakes galore, highlighted by The Holy Bull at Gulfstream, where three-year-olds tried...

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California Chrome: A Fluke in Breeding?

POSTED: January 13, 2015

Dylan and California Chrome Do you think Perry Martin, and Steve Coburn, aka Dumbass Partners and owners and breeders of California Chrome, would have bred...

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I Was In A Slump

POSTED: January 9, 2015

The mutual window where Jonathan’s Dad worked for many years. Jon practically grew up hanging around that window as a young boy and teenager. The...

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Dortmund: Worth the Hype

POSTED: December 23, 2014

Bob Baffert, hot walker, #teameffort In a game that involves animals that check in just over a thousand pounds, running around a track being controlled...

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Bring on Exchange Wagering - Please

POSTED: December 16, 2014

I have often said there is no bigger advantage in horse racing than knowing a short priced horse that won’t win. With the wagering menus...

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A New, Improved Gulfstream Park

POSTED: December 9, 2014

Courtesy Gulfstream Park One of the most magnificent and beautiful racing venues in the world opened their winter championship meet this past Saturday, with all...

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Welcome to Past The Wire, home of Jonathan Stettin’s column on all that is horse racing, the Sport of Kings! We hope you enjoy  Past The Wire where you will find articles and with tons of insight written by Jonathan Stettin. Jonathan shares his many years of experience as a player, owner and agent in the sport of horse racing with you. Jonathan has a unique approach on the game as we know it today coupled with a keen sense of what is going on in the Sport Of Kings on the daily.

Jonathan has been around the sport of horse racing his entire life. You will find candid interviews with owners, trainers and jockeys as well as his uncensored views on the state of horse racing, betting syndicates, opinion pieces and more. Read more from Jonathan Stettin here and allow him to take you Past The Wire!