Post Time with Mike and Mike, presented by USTA/BetAmerica, continues the live remote season on Friday (Aug. 9) with coverage of the 2019 Dan Patch Stakes, live from Harrah’s Hoosier Park in Anderson, Ind.
The 2018 Dan Patch featured champion Lazarus N who kicked off his U.S. campaign with a victory over the Harrah’s Hoosier Park oval. He returned one month later to the excitement of fans with a victory in the Hoosier Park Pacing Derby.
Mike and Mike will have extensive coverage of the Dan Patch beginning at 8:30 p.m. via their website that will run for 2-1/2 hours. Jessica Otten, who returns to the airwaves for the first time since joining The Meadowlands, will be co-hosting the live remote. Otten, a native of Michigan, has worked with Mike and Mike since the inception of their live remotes four years ago. Otten has since gone on to join Meadowlands Racing and Entertainment with a multitude of responsibilities.
Joining the trio again this year will be Taylor Johnston. Johnston, a native of Ohio, has worked with Post Time with Mike and Mike for the last two years working at various live remotes throughout their schedule. Johnston will be providing winner’s circle and paddock reaction throughout the evening.
Harrah’s Hoosier Park will have lots going on for fans during the Dan Patch Festival of Racing taking place this weekend. On Friday, there be $100 Dan Patch Mega Bet Drawings, a backpack giveaway, kiosk games, and a driver autograph session beginning at 6 p.m. Saturday features fun for the entire family with family fun activities, cornhole tournament finale and wagering wars for a $100 megabet.