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Pimlico Race Track Holds First Day Of Racing

It’s the day Maryland racing fans have been eagerly anticipating– opening day at Pimlico.


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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Jeremy Conn: Baltimore Flag Football Tourney

I have played in a ton of tournaments for football in the area, and this is by far one of the best, for players and for people to come watch.


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State Slots Revenue Could Boost Park Heights Community

A slots pay-off presents a challenge for city planners. The city must decide what to do with its $2 million share of state slots proceeds.


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Pimlico Infield: Brews & Something For Everyone

Back in the day when Pimlico officials allowed the infield patrons to haul in their own kegs and tote dozens of cases of beer, the scene was wild and dangerous. Full beer cans were sent flying into the crowd, and drunken teenagers running across the tops of the portable toilets were prime targets. Now there’s unlimited beer and a mascot named Kegasus, a bearded centaur who advocated drinking heartily.


136th Running of the Preakness Stakes

Shackleford, Animal Kingdom Could Meet Again Soon

Preakness winner Shackleford and Kentucky Derby winner Animal Kingdom could meet again in next month’s Belmont Stakes, resuming a newfound rivalry among 3-year-old colts that haven’t gotten much respect this year.


Saturday, May 21, 2011

Preakness is here. Mike Schuh has more from Pimlico Race Track. Aileen Gabbey with the MDSPCA joins us in studio to talk about picnic safety for pets.



Zito Has 2 Rooting Interests In Preakness

Nick Zito believes his horse Dialed In is the best 3-year-old in the country. He’ll be keeping an eye on a rival
in Saturday’s Preakness, though, and maybe even rooting a bit for Norman Asbjornson.



Wiley-Wagner Beats Cancer, Wins Comeback

Eighteen months after finishing her final chemotherapy treatment, Mary Wiley-Wagner had another reason to



Royal Delta Wins Pimlico’s Black-Eyed Susan

Royal Delta rallied to beat Buster’s Ready by 2 1/2 lengths in the $250,000 Black-Eyed Susan Stakes on Friday at Pimlico.



Preakness, Pimlico Must Look Past ‘Temporary Fix’

Thanks heavily to intervention by Gov. Martin O’Malley and the Maryland legislature, the Preakness will remain a fixture at Old Hilltop for years to come. The financially strapped horse racing industry, which was in danger of collapsing from lack of interest, will be subsidized over the next three years by money made from state slot machines, according to legislation signed by the governor Thursday.


John R. Velazquez is seen with a bouquet

Animal Kingdom’s Trainer Graham Motion Live The Day Before The Preakness

Trainer of Animal Kingdom Live

105.7 The Fan–05/20/2011