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Kentucky Derby Winner Arrives In Baltimore To Prepare For Preakness

After galloping down the stretch to victory at Churchill Downs, the winner of the Kentucky Derby is in Maryland getting ready for the Preakness.


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Maroon 5, Wiz Khalifa To Headline At Preakness; Prices Reduced Until Monday

The 137th running of the Preakness Stakes is several months away, but the infield entertainment was just announced.


136th Running of the Preakness Stakes

Jockey Club, Horsemen’s Association Reach Agreement

The 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.


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Laurel Park Hosts Maryland Million During Month Of Its 100th Anniversary

There will be plenty of speed on display this Saturday at Laurel Park.


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Racing Commission To Decide Slots Profits Split

The Maryland Racing Commission said this week it will create rules for how it’s going to split up money from the state’s casinos that is ticketed for Maryland’s two harness racetracks.


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Penn National To Sell Md. Jockey Club Interests

Penn National Gaming, Inc. has announced it will sell its interests in the Maryland Jockey Club.


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Pimlico Race Course Preps For Preakness Stakes

Final preparations are underway for the 136th running of the Preakness Stakes.


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Nancy Alberts, Owner Of Preakness Runner-Up, Dies

The Maryland Jockey Club says Nancy Alberts, owner, trainer and breeder for 2002 Preakness runner-up Magic Weisner, has died.


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Md. Jockey Club Releases Smartphone Apps

Maryland horse racing fans can now turn to their smartphones for the latest Preakness updates and other racing news.


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Penn National Ponders Md. Jockey Club Stake Sale

Penn National Gaming Inc. is considering selling its 49 percent stake in the Maryland Jockey Club, including ownership of Pimlico Race Course and Laurel Park.