National Horse Racing Safety Rules Being Implemented July 1The seven rules that go into effect in July encompass jockey safety, the riding crop and how often riders can use it during a race, racetrack accreditation and reporting of training and veterinary records.
With Near-Record Heat On Tap For The Preakness, Be Sure To Stay CoolThe WJZ First Alert Weather Team is getting you ready for the Preakness.
5 Key Storylines Heading Into The Preakness StakesHere's a look at some of the biggest storylines heading into the 147th running of the Preakness Stakes.
Preakness Weekend Festivities Kick Off With Black-Eyed Susan DayPreakness weekend is underway with Black-Eyed Susan Day shining the spotlight on fillies and mares.
Near-Record Heat For Preakness Stakes Another Test For EpicenterThe forecast calls for a high of 94 degrees Fahrenheit for Saturday afternoon, with just a slight dip before the 7:01 p.m. EDT post time for the 147th running of the Preakness. The record is 96, set in 1934 when High Quest won the race.
Where's Marty? Learning How The Preakness Victory Blankets Are AssembledHave you ever wondered what kind of work goes into assembling the flower blankets for the Preakness winner? That was the subject of Friday's "Where's Marty?" adventure.
Preakness Tradition Alibi Breakfast Returns After 2-Year HiatusThe Black-Eyed Susan cocktails were flowing, D. Wayne Lukas was telling jokes and things finally felt fully back to normal at Old Hilltop.
Mayor Scott, Organizers Hope Preakness LIVE Will Bridge Gap Between Triple Crown Race And Surrounding Community"It was held in Northwest Baltimore, but it wasn’t held with Northwest Baltimore," Mayor Brandon Scott said.
Old Man & The Filly: Lukas Saddling Secret Oath In PreaknessThe best horse in the Derby isn't in the way after the owner of Rich Strike decided not to run him in the Preakness after the 80-1 upset at Churchill Downs.
After Derby Scratch, Ethereal Road To Run In Sir Barton At Pimlico, Target Belmont StakesEthereal Road, the horse that was a late scratch for the Kentucky Derby, opening up a spot for the eventual winner, 80-1 shot Rich Strike, will run in the Sir Barton Stakes at Pimlico Race Course on Saturday.
Where's Marty? Checking Out The Sunrise Tours At PimlicoWhere's Marty? Going behind the scenes with the Sunrise Tours at Pimlico Race Course.
One-Eyed Un Ojo Out For Preakness, Maryland Jockey Club Says“The vets went over him, and he’s not 100 percent<' trainer Ricky Courville told the Maryland Jockey Club on Monday.
Kentucky Derby Runner Happy Jack Joins Preakness Field; Epicenter Considered The FavoriteThe 3-year-old colt is the son of Oxbow, who came to Pimlico Race Course in 2013 with two wins to his name and won the Preakness wire-to-wire at 15-1.
Kentucky Derby Winner Rich Strike Will No Longer Run In Preakness Stakes, Owner SaysIn a statement released by the Maryland Jockey Club, owner Rick Dawson said the horse will continue to rest and point to the third and final leg of the Triple Crown, the Belmont Stakes.
Derby Runner-Up Epicenter, Kentucky Oaks Winner Secret Oath Enter Preakness, Maryland Jockey Club SaysEpicenter will head to Pimlico Race Course hoping to turn the tables on Kentucky Derby winner Rich Strike in the Preakness Stakes. And there's an intriguing new runner: Kentucky Oaks winner Secret Oath.