Blue Grass S. (G2)
9F on Dirt (July 11)
Horse Racing Data Analyzed: Last 29 Keeneland graded dirt stakes at 9F
Date Range: January 1, 2012 - Present
Sharp Angle: Ranked 1st Average Last 3 E1 Pace
Factor Stats: 30 contenders, 8 winners (26%, $63.00 Win Bet Return, 205 ROI%), 20 place/show (66%, 26.80 Place Bet Return and $21.80 Show Bet Return)
Better late than never. Keeneland has returned and we'll have a Blue Grass Stakes this crazy year after all.
This 2020 edition of this historic race had drawn an especially fascinating field with including the Kenny McPeek-trained filly Swiss Skydiver.
We queried the Betmix Angler online handicapping database for some help and found that Average Last 3 E1 Pace has yielded a very nice profit in the 9-furlong graded dirt stakes at Keeneland.
This factor has also pointed to one of the longer shot to have won the Blue Grass, 2017 hero Irap, who rewarded is backers with a $64.60 win mutuel.
Find this race in Betmix Birddog and use the Average Last 3 E1 Pace slider to see which horse ranks first in this factor. That’s the Sharp Angles play.