Dave Rodman is the “Voice of the Preakness” undoubtedly, having called the last 27 renewals of the middle leg of the Triple Crown. Hard to believe however, that his first ten years as a Race Caller were not spent in Maryland, but rather his home state of Louisiana, where he started calling in 1981 at Jefferson Downs before moving to Louisiana Downs in 1985. 1,750 more words
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BALTIMORE (WZ)– Eleven may seem young to retire. But not when you’re a race horse and not when you’ve won more than $2.6 million in your career. 287 more words
The hardreading staff is a longtime fan of thoroughbred racing’s annual Triple Crown bakeoff, although we prefer fewer rather than more threefers.
So, as we gallop toward the Belmont Stakes, chalk this up as a good year: Always Dreaming won the Kentucky Derby, then finished eighth in the Preakness to Cloud Computing. 26 more words
There it is! We were waiting for a Superfecta ticket to emerge, and now, finally, we got one.
As you probably know by now, Classic Empire looked like he had the second-leg of its tripe crown bid sown up until the final straightaway, when Cloud Computing roared from the back of the back to snatch first place. 94 more words