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Is the fix in?

We were sitting around talking about fixes the other day. Time was, the simple mention of such a thing would suck all the air out of the jockey club.

Updated: January 20, 2005, 2:30 PM ET
By Jay Cronley | Special to ESPN.com

We were sitting around talking about fixes the other day.

Time was, the simple mention of such a thing would suck all the air out of the jockey club. Attendance and handle would decline.

Anymore, nobody bolts from a bad race to the stock market.

Somebody said that the fact that a fix of any type was being talked about was actually a good thing because that meant somebody had been caught. Something more deserving of concern from the honest horse or sports bettor was Internet gambling. ...

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