Pace Makes The Race Podcast
Dave Schwartz and Derek Simon discuss handicapping spot plays, databases, looking for value, and a myriad of other topics.
- Structuring spot plays
- Number of factors to use
- Reality check
- Derek’s “Base 5”
- Why recency matters even though stats don’t support it.
- Derek on Bounce Theory
- Negative Spot Plays on Low Odds Horses!
- How Negative Spot Plays make you profitable.
- Dave: False Monty Object defined.
- Picking contenders using Monty Hall.
- Derek: Can’t Make Early Speed Profitable.
- Derek on Playing the Low Odds Horse.
- “The more factors we use, the harder it is to get longshots.”
- Back keying a low odds throw out.
- Exacta Strategy in 5-6 horse fields.
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About Derek Simon:
I love numbers and analysis and have been able to parlay that into an exciting career writing about two of my greatest passions — business and sports.
In addition to working as a freelance financial writer for Newsmax, The Motley Fool, Investopedia/Forbes, Beacon Equity Research and Investor Concepts (among others), I was also the editor of Small Cap Insider, a monthly newsletter highlighting investment opportunities in the small cap sector.
Currently, I am the editorial director for US Racing where I contribute written, audio and video content and oversee a team of talented and passionate writers.
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