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Sad day in the business of horses

Whenever Frank Stronach floated one of his grand ideas about the Preakness Stakes that could stand tradition and the Triple Crown on their heads, Tim Capps always was my first call as a reporter. 203 more words

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Report: Pimlico Race Course Needs $300 Million Renovation

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Racing season at Pimlico is fast approaching, but a study released Friday says the race course needs a major overhaul.

Those who live in the area agree, but say renovations should stretch well beyond the track. 335 more words


2017 Preakness Tickets On Sale Today At 10 A.M.

BALTIMORE (WJZ/AP) —  Tickets for the 142nd Preakness Stakes go on sale this morning at 10 a.m.

The 2017 Preakness Stakes –the second leg of the Triple Crown — will be run May 20 at Pimlico Race Course. 65 more words


'Moonrise' Plans To Return Next Year Despite Medical Calls

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — There’s a lot of noise surrounding the Moonrise Festival after dozens of people in attendance were hospitalized and hundreds were treated by first responders this past weekend. 291 more words


Dozens Of Moonrise Festival Attendees Hospitalized Saturday

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Despite some big names taking the stage, Moonrise Festival got off to an inauspicious start at Pimlico Race Course on Saturday as dozens of people were hospitalized, authorities confirmed. 141 more words


Report: Owners Selling Part of Pimlico Race Course

BALTIMORE (WJZ)–Part of the Pimlico Race Course could have a new owner in the future.

According to our media partner the Baltimore Sun, the Maryland Jockey Club is planning to sell part of its Pamlico Race Course property to Life Bridge’s Sinai Hospital. 96 more words


Tragedy Strikes Twice As Owners Of Barbaro Suffer Another Loss On Preakness Day

BALTIMORE (CBS/AP) — Ten years after Kentucky Derby winner Barbaro tragically broke down at the start of the Preakness, the owners of the popular colt watched another horse they bred die during a race on a rainy Saturday at Pimlico Race Course. 364 more words