Posts tagged "Daily Double payouts"

Profitable Bets Over Last Four Breeders' Cups

Profitable Bets Over Last Four Breeders' Cups
During each Breeders’ Cup there are two betting story lines I always monitor even though I never have the bankroll to play them: would betting $2 to win on every horse be profitable, and would betting every combination in each daily double be profitable? Here are the last four years of that data. During those... Read more »

Two Betting Anomalies at the Breeders' Cup Saturday, and Other Musings

Two Betting Anomalies at the Breeders' Cup Saturday, and Other Musings
Pictured: Stephanie’s Kitten winning the 2011 Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf.  She raced her first career race  at Arlington Park on July 9th, 2011  After noticing the staggering payouts for the last two Daily Doubles ($1,181 and $2,535) at the Breeders’ Cup on Saturday, I decided to crunch some numbers- two sets of numbers in... Read more »