Rosie Napravnik’s roots in Maryland run so deep, many get the impression the highly successful jockey was born there.
A big crowd for the Black Eyed Susan Festivities at Pimlico, but people are counting down the hours to the main event–the 138th running of the Preakness.
Baltimore gets ready to host the Preakness Stakes and a local resident has a big stake in the race.
For a while there, it looked as if the Preakness was shaping up to be a runaway victory for Kentucky Derby winner Orb.
With a victory aboard Mylute in the Preakness on Saturday, Rosie Napravnik would become the first female jockey to capture the middle jewel of the Triple Crown.
A jockey with ties to Maryland will get back to her roots next week at the running of the 138th Preakness Stakes.