It’s now just hours before the running of the 138th annual Preakness Stakes, and Baltimore is bustling.
Creative Cause finished third in the Preakness, an afterthought in the duel to the wire between winner I’ll Have Another and Bodemeister.
Hudson Steele, the 3-1 favorite, beat Humble and Hungry by 2 1/2 lengths Saturday in the $300,000 Dixie Stakes, the richest race on the Preakness undercard at Pimlico.
Baltimore police are cracking down on drivers who feel the need for speed. They’ve teamed up with a few people who know exactly what it’s like to drive fast.
A proposal to add two new casinos in Delaware could force one of the three existing casinos in the state to close, said the head of a racetrack casino.
The Maryland General Assembly sent a bill that provides millions of dollars in grants and loans to help horse racing tracks to Gov. Martin O’Malley’s desk for his signature Monday night.
Prospects 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.