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. ...