Horse Deaths In California Fires Have Md. Racing Community Talking About SafetyThe Lilac Fire in San Diego last week killed at least 46 elite horses and injured three workers at a training facility owned by The Stronach Group.
Sal Sinatra Of The Maryland Jockey Club On The Preakness Possibly Moving To LaurelMaryland Jockey Club Vice President and General Manager Sal Sinatra on the Preakness and Pimlico.
Winter Storm Postpones Games In NortheastA winter storm that continued to wreak havoc in the South and Northeast Thursday has forced the cancellation of sporting events for the second straight day.
Preakness Oddsmaker Carulli To Leave In JuneFrank Carulli, who has set the odds for the Preakness Stakes since 2002, is leaving as handicapper and racing analyst at Pimlico and Laurel Park.
Some Blame Slots For Surge In Horse Racing DeathsA mystery in Maryland horse racing. There's a surging number of deaths after injuries on the track, and state regulators, as well as the Maryland Jockey Club, are taking action to get to the bottom of it.
Fire Destroys Playground Equipment At Laurel ParkInvestigators are trying to determine what caused a fire that destroyed playground equipment at a park in Laurel.
Horse Racing Officials Work On 10-Year Plan In Md.An attorney close to negotiations on horse racing in Maryland says he's hopeful a long-term plan to bring stability to the state's industry will be reached by the end of the week.
Jockey Club, Horsemen's Association Reach AgreementThe Maryland Jockey Club (MJC) and Maryland Thoroughbred Horsemen’s Association (MTHA) reached an agreement in principal Saturday to apply and race 146 days at Laurel Park and Pimlico Race Course in 2012.
Thoroughbred Makes Racing History At Laurel ParkRapid Redux, a five-year-old thoroughbred gelding, made history Thursday with a 19th consecutive win in Laurel Park. He joins two other horses with the victory.
Md. Race Tracks Would Have To Simulcast To Get AidMaryland race tracks would have to agree to simulcast their races before they get millions of dollars in state aid under a proposal approved Saturday by a Senate committee.
Prospects For Live Racing In Md. Look BetterProspects for live racing at Laurel Park and Pimlico have been revived and that's good news for the state's horse industry--if it happens.