The Frank J. DeFrancis Memorial Dash, a yearly event at Laurel Park racetrack, ran on November 14th in Prince George’s County. Hailed as one of the most elite sprints in the country, the DeFrancis Dash features top thoroughbred horses age three and older competing over a distance of six furlongs. 828 more words
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Gulfstream Park West for Friday, Nov. 20
Race 4: #2 Duffle Bag (5-1)
This 2-year-old showed speed in his debut at Pimlico and now drops into a maiden claimer for the first time and tries turf. 174 more words
Two down, one to go.
On Saturday, May 16, Thoroughbred horse American Pharoah won the 140th running of the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course… 681 more words
BALTIMORE — A water-main break around two miles from Pimlico Race Course has left the track short of water on Preakness Day.
Pimlico spokesman David Joseph says officials are working to correct the water-pressure problem. 89 more words
BALTIMORE (AP/PIX11) — American Pharoah has won the Preakness in a driving rain, keeping alive his Triple Crown bid.
With victories in the Kentucky Derby and Preakness, American Pharoah needs a win in the Belmont Stakes to become the sport’s first Triple Crown winner since Affirmed in 1978. 84 more words
BALTIMORE (AP) — Preakness officials are considering moving the Triple Crown race to Sunday, a switch that could come as soon as next year.
Speaking hours before the running of the Preakness on Saturday, Maryland Jockey Club general manager Sal Sinatra said, “I’m a believer in running the big days when people are off.” 80 more words
If a hard thunderstorm hits Baltimore today an hour or two before post time at the 2015 Preakness Stakes, it could create a wet, sloppy mess on the Pimilco Race Course. 413 more words