HRTV ADDS THREE ANALYSTS FOR BUSY AUGUST RACING SCHEDULE
Arcadia, CA, Aug. 5 -- With a busy month of racing ahead, HRTV (R), The Network for Horse Sports, is adding a trio of talented analysts to its announcing stable for the month of August.
Veteran Bob Baedeker, a longtime TV personality and accomplished Southern California-based handicapper, will be added to the on-air group, along with the popular John DeSantis, who is XpressBet's Senior Vice-President, Editor, and Gabby Gaudet, who recently joined the Maryland Jockey Club's simulcast show.
Baedeker will debut on HRTV on Thursday, Aug. 8, and continue throughout the month, while DeSantis and Gaudet are slated for similar stints from August 14-18.
Baedeker, DeSantis and Gaudet join the HRTV talented stable of full and part-time hosts. Michelle Yu, Daily Racing Form’s Brad Free, and trainers Gary Mandella and Sean McCarthy, have had more prominent roles with HRTV this summer with the network ramping up its coverage across the country, including meet-long on-site remotes from Saratoga.
“Bob, Johnny D. and Gabby all bring something unique to HRTV,” said Amy J. Zimmerman, HRTV's Executive Producer. “They are very well-respected, and we look forward to pairing them with HRTV’s experts and introducing them to a new audience.”
HRTV, The Network for Horse Sports, is a television-based multimedia network dedicated to equine sports. HRTV’s programming features horseracing from top U.S. and international racetracks, as well as a wide range of world-class English and Western horse competitions, news, original programming and award-winning documentaries covering the world of horse sports. The live stream of HRTV is available on a subscription basis to high-speed Internet users worldwide at www.hrtv.com <http://www.hrtv.com/> . In the U.S., the HRTV television network is available via telco, cable and satellite in over 19 million homes.