Preakness

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Preakness Weekend Kicks Off With Black-Eyed Susan Day

It’s Preakness Eve, but Pimlico is already rocking. Black-Eyed Susan Day goes into the night–with horse racing to hip bands.

05/16/2014

The field breaks the gate at the start of the 138th running of the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course on May 18, 2013 in Baltimore, Maryland. (credit: Molly Riley/Getty Images)

11 Weirdest Names Of Horses That Won The Preakness

We here at CBS Local Sports have taken an interest in the names of horses who have won the Preakness Stakes. While most are pretty stately (kudos Knight of Ellerslie, 1884), others are, well, pretty weird. Behold the 11 weirdest names of horses that have won the Preakness…

05/16/2014

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Ring Weekend Focuses On Preakness After Gelding

Ring Weekend will try to become the eighth gelding to win the Preakness, and the first since Funny Cide in 2003.

05/16/2014

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Trainer Has His Best Horse In Preakness At 85

BALTIMORE (AP) — Manny Azpurua could be retired, enjoying the South Florida sunshine. He could walk away from training, secure in his success back in Venezuela, where he won more than 3,500 races before coming […]

05/16/2014

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Rosie Napravnik Seeks Warm Homecoming In Preakness

Rosie Napravnik’s roots in Maryland run so deep, many get the impression the highly successful jockey was born there.

05/16/2014

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California Chrome Has Throat Blister And Cough

If Art Sherman has one worry about California Chrome, it’s the colt’s health.

05/16/2014

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Md. Female Jockey Coming Out Of Retirement For Black-Eyed Susan Day

Only two more days until the 139th running of the Preakness Stakes. Before the big race comes Black-Eyed Susan Day.

05/15/2014

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Behind The Tradition Of The Preakness Black-Eyed Susan Blanket

A businessman who owned thoroughbreds that ran at Pimlico suggested to the track’s owners decades ago that his employees would be happy to make the racing blanket desired by every Preakness trainer.

05/15/2014

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Dick Jerardi Joins Scott And Jeremy

Dick Jerardi of Express Bet and writer for the Philadelphia Daily News joined Scott and Jeremy to give his preview of the upcoming Preakness Stakes.

105.7 The Fan–05/15/2014

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WJZ Sports Director Accepts Old Hilltop Award At Alibi Breakfast

WJZ’s sports director Mark Viviano was there to accept the Old Hilltop Award for his contributions to racing over the years.

05/15/2014

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California Chrome Made 3-5 Favorite For Preakness

Kentucky Derby winner California Chrome has been made the heavy 3-5 favorite for the Preakness Stakes, and he drew a favorable post position in the 10-horse field.

05/14/2014

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Preview: California Chrome Headlines Preakness Stakes

The Kentucky Derby is among the world’s toughest races to win but California Chrome made it look easy. After his convincing win at Churchill, California Chrome will be a worthy and overwhelming favorite in the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore, Maryland on Saturday. He is one of only three colts exiting the Derby expected to run in the Preakness. The so-called “new shooters” — those that didn’t make the cut for the Kentucky Derby but will enter the Preakness — includes a mixed-bag of 3-year-old colts and one filly who will take on the “boys.”

05/14/2014

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