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Racing Reported Near Scene Of Fatal Crash In Md.

Frederick County authorities are investigating reports of cars racing in Gambrill State Park just before a fatal crash over the weekend.

05/07/2013

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Horse Owned By Baltimore Businessman Wins Kentucky Derby

The fastest two minutes in sports ends with a Maryland victory. A Baltimore County man owns the winning colt in the Kentucky Derby.

05/04/2013

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And They’re Off! Sports Director Mark Viviano Calls His First Race At Pimlico

In two weeks, Baltimore is the center of the horse racing world with the 138th running of the Preakness Stakes. It was a beautiful day for racing at Pimlico Friday.

05/03/2013

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Horse Owned By Michael Phelps Wins Race At Gulfstream

Cerro, a 3-year-old colt partly owned by 18-time Olympic champion swimmer Michael Phelps, won the $54,500 third race at Gulfstream Park on Saturday.

01/26/2013

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Following Danica Patrick: Virginia 529 College Savings 250

The biggest story at JR Motorsports wasn’t Danica Patrick this weekend. Well, not directly.

Shortly before the green flag at Richmond International Raceway for the Nationwide series race, news broke that longtime competition director – and sometimes crew chief – Tony Eury Sr. had left the company.

09/10/2012

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Baltimore Grand Prix In Pictures

The Baltimore Grand Prix was a blast and even with the rain showers I think everyone had a great day. I’m not going to give you all of the stats of the race other than telling you that Hunter-Reay won the Baltimore race and closed within 17 points of Power. I would like to share some of the pictures I took from the race. I want to give a big THANK YOU to M&T Bank for giving me seats in the hospitality suite on turn 1. I had a great angle to take these shots, and the food and people were great. For those […]

09/04/2012

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Following Danica Patrick: Double Duty At Atlanta

For the last time on the circuit, Danica Patrick turned her first laps at a track. Atlanta Motor Speedway is a “cookie cutter” 1.5 mile track, similar to Texas and Charlotte, tracks where Patrick has already been.

09/03/2012

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Following Danica Patrick: Double Duty At Bristol

The spring Bristol Motor Speedway was not the same as the Bristol Motor Speedway the drivers came to this past weekend. After uneventful racing in the Spring, track owner Bruton Smith took bulldozers to the track and ground the top of the track, creating a whole new Bristol.

08/27/2012

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Baltimore Prepares For Grand Prix

The race is on. It’s less than two weeks until drivers start their engines for the Grand Prix of Baltimore.

08/21/2012

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Following Danica Patrick: Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve (Montreal)

The last time Danica Patrick was at a road course, she ran one of the best races of the season. A last lap punt into the gravel by Jacques Villeneuve ended her run and caused a stir in the racing world. Villeneuve didn’t take responsibility but his actions resulted in an apology from Penske Racing and many fans and members of the community wondered if he should be allowed to continue to race.

08/20/2012

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Following Danica Patrick: Zippo 200 At The Glen

In a rare occasion, Danica Patrick wasn’t in the spotlight during pre-race media availability. Thanks to a rare road course weekend, JR Motorsports brought in road course “ringer” Ron Fellows, even making a contest on Twitter out of his appearance, calling it #Fellows5.

08/13/2012

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Following Danica Patrick: U.S. Cellular 250 At Iowa

Before Saturday’s race, Ricky Stenhouse Jr. had won the last three races at Iowa Speedway. Even when his engine blew and he was wrecking with teammate Carl Edwards, he still came to the checkered flag first to keep his wining streak alive.

08/06/2012

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