NEW FROM BETMIX – BETMIX LABS
January 10th, 2017

We spend most of our time at Betmix working on new handicapping tools. We get an idea, or a customer presents an idea to us, and we start developing. Most of the time we end up with something pretty nice like BirdDog or Angler. Sometimes we “rip up our tickets” and start over. In many Read More


SHARP ANGLES – DANIA BEACH & GINGER BREW STAKES
January 4th, 2017

Dania Beach S. and Ginger Brew S. 7.5F on the turf at Gulfstream Park on January 7 Races Analyzed: 15 stakes at 7.5F on the turf Date Range: January 1, 2013 – Present Sharp Angle: Average Last 3 E2 Pace Factor Stats: 17 overall qualifying horses; 3 winners (17%, 56.8 ROI%) & 11 total win/place/show Read More


SHARP ANGLES – TURF DASH STAKES
December 28th, 2016

Turf Dash S. on December 31 5F on the turf at Tampa Bay Downs Races Analyzed: 9 turf stakes at 5F on the turf Date Range: January 1, 2013 – Present Sharp Angle: Ranked 1st Last E1 Pace Factor Stats: 9 overall qualifying horses; 4 winners (44%, 626 ROI% & $94 flat bet profit/$2) & 6 Read More


SHARP ANGLES – TIFFANY LASS STAKES
December 22nd, 2016

Tiffany Lass S. 8.32F on the dirt at Fair Grounds Races Analyzed: 10 dirt stakes for fillies & mares from 8-8.5 furlongs Date Range: January 1, 2013 – Present Sharp Angle: Ranked 1st in Last Purse Rank Factor Stats: 16 overall qualifying horses; 4 winners (25%, 42.2 ROI%) & 12 win or place (75%, 115 Read More


SHARP ANGLES – SUGAR SWIRL STAKES
December 14th, 2016

Sugar Swirl S. (G3) 6 furlongs on the dirt at Gulfstream Park Races Analyzed: 14 6F graded dirt races Date Range: January 1, 2013 – Present Sharp Angle: Ranked 1st in In the Money % Factor Stats: 22 overall qualifying horses; 8 winners (36%, 151 ROI%) & 18 on the board (72%, 105 ROI%) It’s Read More


SHARP ANGLES – SATURDAY STAKES AT LAUREL
December 7th, 2016

Howard M. Bender Memorial S. Willa On the Move S. 6 furlongs on the dirt at Laurel Races Analyzed: 44 6F dirt stakes at Laurel Date Range: January 1, 2013 – Present Sharp Angle: Ranked 1st in Trainer/Jockey ROI Meet Factor Stats: Has won 10 of 44 races (23%, 102.7 ROI%) Or: Won/placed in 29 Read More


SHARP ANGLES – HOLLYWOOD DERBY
December 2nd, 2016

Hollywood Derby (G1) 9 furlongs on the turf at Del Mar Races Analyzed: 9 Del Mar G1’s 9 furlongs on the turf Date Range: January 1, 2013 – Present Sharp Angle: Ranked 1st in Trainer Current Meet Factor Stats: Has won 4 of the 9 races (44%), 269% ROI With Hollywood Park now transforming into Read More


SHARP ANGLES – CLARK HANDICAP & FALLS CITY HANDICAP
November 23rd, 2016

Clark Handicap (G1) & Falls City H. (G2) 9 furlongs on the dirt at Churchill Downs Races Analyzed: 7 Churchill Downs G1’s for older males at 9 furlongs on the dirt & 18 Churchill Downs Graded races at 9 furlongs on the dirt Date Range: January 1, 2013 – Present Sharp Angle: Ranked 1st or Read More


SHARP ANGLES – FRANK J. DEFRANCIS MEMORIAL DASH
November 18th, 2016

Frank J. DeFrancis Memorial Dash (G3) 6 furlongs on the dirt at Laurel Races Analyzed: 41 Laurel stakes races at 6 furlongs on turf Date Range: January 1, 2013 – Present Sharp Angle: Ranked 1st in Best Speed Last 3 Factor Stats: Has won 22 of the 41 races (53%) for $127.80 Win ROI In Read More


SHARP ANGLES – COMMONWEALTH TURF STAKES
November 11th, 2016

After providing some angles for the Breeders’ Cup races at Santa Anita, we’ll continue on looking for angles in weekend stakes races. They’re running the Commonwealth Turf Stakes at Churchill Downs on Saturday, November 12 and we found a very nice angle for that contest. Commonwealth Turf Stakes (G3) (8.5 furlongs on the turf at Read More


SHARP ANGLES – BREEDERS’ CUP CLASSIC & DISTAFF
November 2nd, 2016

Classic – 10 furlongs on the dirt Races Analyzed: 9 Graded 1 races at 10 furlongs on (including 2013 & 2014 Breeders’ Cup Classics) Date Range: January 1, 2013 – Present Sharp Angle: Ranked 1st in Best Last Speed Factor Stats: Has won 4 of the 9 races (44%) for $24.40 Win ROI The last Read More


SHARP ANGLES – BREEDERS’ CUP GREEN
November 1st, 2016

There are four Breeders’ Cup races for older runners on the turf. In the first Sharp Angles post we took a look at the Turf Sprint. Today we highlight some potentially profitable factors for the Turf, Mile and Filly & Mare Turf Turf – 12 furlongs on the turf (starts on downhill course) Races Analyzed: Read More


SHARP ANGLES – BREEDERS’ CUP FAST LANE
October 26th, 2016

In this week’s Sharp Angles post we’ll take a look at the two Breeders’ Cup ‘fast lane’ contests – the Sprint and Filly and Mare Sprint. Breeders’ Cup Sprint – 6 furlongs on the dirt Races Analyzed: 6 Santa Anita Grade 1 races for males on dirt (including 2013 & 2014 Breeders’ Cup Sprints) Date Range: January Read More


SHARP ANGLES – BREEDERS’ CUP BABY RACES
October 18th, 2016

Last week we used Betmix Angler to introduce some potentially profitable angles for the Breeders’ Cup Turf Sprint and Dirt Mile. This time we’ll take a look at the four Breeders’ Cup races for Juveniles. Breeders’ Cup Juvenile & Juvenile Fillies – 8.5 furlongs on the dirt (two turns) Races Analyzed: 12 Santa Anita Grade Read More


SHARP ANGLES – BREEDERS’ CUP FIRST LOOK
October 14th, 2016

Betmix Angler was introduced over the summer and has lived up the hype. It’s an extremely powerful handicapping tool, but one that does require a bit of trial and error to yielded consistent results. We’re kicking off a new blog series called Sharp Angles that will put the focus on some winning angles we’ve discovered by Read More


ANGLER TIPS & TRICKS
August 16th, 2016

Some helpful new features have been added to Angler, and we have a new video that walks you through a few ways that you can use Angler to your advantage. 1. You can now click one button to see if any horses running today match any of your saved Angles, and print out the report. Read More


BETMIX ANGLER IS HERE!
July 28th, 2016

To win consistently betting on horses you have to have an edge. Angler will give you the edge you need and so much more… If you are serious about handicapping horses you need to know when a horse is a good bet, or a bad one. What types of races you should play and when Read More


NEW ANGLER ODDS VS. PERFORMANCE ANALYSIS
July 24th, 2016

We’ve added some very informative new stats to Angler Analysis in BirdDog. These new stats are all about letting you know how often horses, trainers, jockeys, etc. do what they are supposed to do. You need to know if the horse you are betting on has a history of doing what its supposed to do or Read More


HOW OFTEN DOES THE FAVORITE WIN A HORSE RACE?
July 13th, 2016

On average favorites win about 35% of horse races.  But, that win percentage can fluctuate based on the distance, surface, class, etc. For example, favorites are more likely to win dirt races than turf races. Another thing that will obviously make a big difference in the win % of favorites is the number of horses Read More


NEW! BETMIX ANGLER
July 8th, 2016

We’ve been hard at work on a fantastic new tool called “Angler”. An angle is simply a trend that has occurred in the past with enough frequency to be profitable that you use as a guide to find bets in the future. More on angles and Angler later…. Our Angler interface is not quite ready Read More