RTSS False-Favorite Report, Saturday, June 8, 2024

Yesterday we rebounded slightly. Two of three false favs lost, and we cashed one winner at 9-2 odds. The Belmont Stakes is on the docket today. If it was being contested at the usual mile and a half, our selection would be Todd Pletcher’s entrant Protective at about 20-1. However, Protective’s lack of early speed […]

RTSS False-Favorite Report, Sunday, May 19, 2024

Happy Sunday! Because I was traveling this past week and hiking in places with no internet access, I missed the midweek scratch of Muth from the Preakness. I apologize for posting an analysis that included him as the false favorite. I hope the $12 winner at Belmont somewhat makes up for that faux pas. Mystik […]

RTSS False-Favorite Report, Saturday, May 18, 2024

We’re happy to report that the newly formatted RTSS got off to a flying start last weekend! Not only did we correctly identify 4 false favorites in the 5 races in which our false favorites ran, our “Top Contenders” list picked the winner in 4 of 6 playable races. (Out of 7 races covered, one […]

RTSS False-Favorite Report, Friday, May 10, 2024

This weekend we’ll attempt to recover from a subpar Kentucky Derby weekend. We’ll also change the format of the report. For the past few years we’ve struggled to find a betting strategy in races containing false favorites. While the accuracy of identifying false favorites has been consistently high, the ROI for recommended bets remains negative. […]