The Alabama: Just Another Stepping Stone To The Throne for Songbird

When Songbird heads to the post Saturday at Saratoga at 6:08 PM this evening, she will cause an excitement and tension like no other throughout the racing world. People will be murmuring her name while NYRA's commentators make their pitch on the screen. The professional gamblers and amateur ones will debate upsets and make bets against her, but, really, the bets are long-shots.