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Forum: Classic Sartin Programs - your host: Bill Varone 05-29-2019, 10:13 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 425
Posted By Jeebs
LSP = Long Shot Predictor/Long Shot Potential. It...

LSP = Long Shot Predictor/Long Shot Potential. It graphically shows what horses best overcame the pace of a race.
Forum: Classic Sartin Programs - your host: Bill Varone 05-25-2019, 10:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 379
Posted By Jeebs
Easiest way to make Val4 work is to use it on a...

Easiest way to make Val4 work is to use it on a 32-bit Windows system. This way, you don’t have to rely upon DOS prompts. Windows XP, Windows Vista, and Windows 7 32-bit editions will run Val4 with...
Forum: RDSS2 / FAQ's 05-18-2019, 01:51 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 59,328
Posted By Jeebs
One thing I notice when playing Maryland or...

One thing I notice when playing Maryland or Gulfstream/GPW is that the sire and dam come up as “Null”. Guessing that it’s Trackmaster’s data causing this issue.
Forum: General Discussion 05-16-2019, 01:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 401
Posted By Jeebs
Excellent discussion on value. Since...

Excellent discussion on value.

Since parimutuel betting is a fluctuating market, some races/tracks are more sensitive/prone to price changes more than others. It’s a factor worth considering in...
Forum: General Discussion 04-23-2019, 05:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 403
Posted By Jeebs
6000 wins is quite an accomplishment considering...

6000 wins is quite an accomplishment considering that Lake was under the microscope for juicing for several years. Sorry if this bold statement rubs some the wrong way, but I consider Lake in the...
Forum: General Discussion 04-16-2019, 05:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 299
Posted By Jeebs
What factors do you account for to get a good...

What factors do you account for to get a good percentage read on contenders? I know that the primary battle is in finding the non-contenders. Dick Mitchell and Steve Fierro were always into the...
Forum: Selections 04-07-2019, 07:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 622
Posted By Jeebs
I believe R6 was declared No Contest

I believe R6 was declared No Contest
Forum: General Discussion 04-01-2019, 11:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 941
Posted By Jeebs
Betting is not allowed in Dubai. Their only...

Betting is not allowed in Dubai. Their only options are to wager with bookmakers in Europe or the parimutuel hub that took American and other international wagers.
Forum: Selections 03-27-2019, 01:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 512
Posted By Jeebs
Shades also does the handicapping at Presque Isle...

Shades also does the handicapping at Presque Isle Downs. Bright young man.
Forum: Selections 03-27-2019, 11:52 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 512
Posted By Jeebs
TBD Handicapper

Tim,

This is a “Bet Against” list along with recommended plays posted on Facebook by Tampa pro John Barile. He runs The TBD Handicapper website and emphasizes trainer patterns. Take for what it’s...
Forum: General Discussion 03-20-2019, 01:10 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,023
Posted By Jeebs
Endgame

By the middle stages of a contest, you will be in one of three positions: top percentile of the leaderboard, middle percentile, or bottom percentile. How you play from this point forward in a live...
Forum: General Discussion 03-19-2019, 07:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,023
Posted By Jeebs
I invited Dr. Anthony Trezza, a prominent contest...

I invited Dr. Anthony Trezza, a prominent contest player, to come here to share his thoughts and experience on the topic. Dr. Trezza has won or cashed in many major online and live contests, and has...
Forum: General Discussion 03-19-2019, 12:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,023
Posted By Jeebs
Macro outlook

Contest players are well served reading this gem from Richard (rdiam):

http://paceandcap.com/forums/showthread.php?p=115020
Forum: General Discussion 03-19-2019, 12:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,023
Posted By Jeebs
The live contest...

Live contests consist of different prize structures, buy-in amounts, and field size. The bigger the contest field, the less margin there is for error. After all, it’s easier to leap frog 10 opponents...
Forum: General Discussion 03-18-2019, 10:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,023
Posted By Jeebs
A primer to start off...

To understand a live horse racing contest, it helps to have experience with poker tournaments. In casinos and online, Texas Hold’em is still the preferred game of choice. While there are other...
Forum: General Discussion 03-18-2019, 07:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,023
Posted By Jeebs
Contest Theory

I wanted to start a conversation about contest play, as I know some here have some interest in it. I don’t claim to be an expert, but I have some ideas to share if people are interested.
Forum: General Discussion 03-18-2019, 09:06 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 265
Posted By Jeebs
You could download the HQ trivia app on your...

You could download the HQ trivia app on your phone and answer 15 questions to split a large prize pool. People can win $1.30 from a $10,000 pool lol
Forum: Selections 03-17-2019, 09:40 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 904
Posted By Jeebs
Well stated, Bill. Contest play is very much...

Well stated, Bill.

Contest play is very much like tournament poker because there are variables at play that normally don’t come up when playing for just cash profit. In contest play, all it takes...
Forum: Selections 03-17-2019, 09:08 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 904
Posted By Jeebs
There’s a lot of game theory involved in contest...

There’s a lot of game theory involved in contest play. The players that had that cap horse at Aqueduct today were either luckboxing it because they were playing from way behind, or decided that a...
Forum: RDSS 2.1 03-17-2019, 05:57 PM
Replies: 248
Sticky: Bugs List!
Views: 35,669
Posted By Jeebs
So out of curiousity, what exactly caused...

So out of curiousity, what exactly caused Twinspires tote to cease operations on the August 2018 test copy? If I had to guess, it was probably a change on Twinspires’ end since there was no prior...
Forum: General Discussion 03-16-2019, 07:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 377
Posted By Jeebs
That’s a lot easier, doing the $1 EV than the $2...

That’s a lot easier, doing the $1 EV than the $2 one... proof positive is that I messed my outcome up (I posted +0.30, should have been +0.40 for a $2 EV).

What about calculating EV on multiple...
Forum: General Discussion 03-16-2019, 06:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 377
Posted By Jeebs
So basically, if you (or RX3 on RDSS) rate a...

So basically, if you (or RX3 on RDSS) rate a runner at say a 30% chance and the expected win mutuel (using the live tote) is 3-1 ($8), your EV for the single Win wager would be positive because the...
Forum: General Discussion 03-16-2019, 06:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 593
Posted By Jeebs
It buys time. Who knows if the horsemen revisit...

It buys time. Who knows if the horsemen revisit the issue in 2020 or before. Should the program get shelved, or Stronach pulls out of Santa Anita, it becomes a moot point.
Forum: General Discussion 03-16-2019, 06:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 593
Posted By Jeebs
It’s a compromise. Stronach jumped the gun. The...

It’s a compromise. Stronach jumped the gun. The phase out was the only palatable solution. As long as this applies universally at all Stronach tracks, then the plan has teeth. Otherwise, it’s just a...
Forum: General Discussion 03-16-2019, 12:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 593
Posted By Jeebs
The same reason why addicts have a hard time...

The same reason why addicts have a hard time withdrawing from certain medications compared to non-addicts. Dependency is a funny thing. Since it’s an entrenched part of our game, most trainers...
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