Medina Spirit Favored At 9-5 For Preakness StakesSurrounded by a doping controversy, Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit is favored to win the Preakness at 9-5 following Tuesday's post-position draw.
Medina Spirit Permitted To Enter Preakness, Maryland Jockey Club SaysDespite a failed drug test after the Kentucky Derby, Medina Spirit will be able to run the Preakness in Baltimore Saturday.
Anti-Fungal Meds Given To Derby Winner Medina Spirit Had Betamethasone, Bob Baffert SaysKentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit was treated with an antifungal ointment containing the steroid betamethasone that caused the horse to fail a postrace drug test, trainer Bob Baffert said Tuesday.
Medina Spirit Arrives In Baltimore Without Trainer Bob Baffert Who Says He's A Target Of 'Cancel Culture'Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit is headed to Baltimore for the Preakness Stakes while trainer Bob Baffert said Monday that he won't attend the race to avoid being a distraction in the wake of scrutiny following the colt's failed postrace drug test.
Maryland Health Officials Hold Mobile Vaccination Clinic At Pimlico Ahead Of PreaknessMaryland Department of Health officials visited a mobile COVID-19 vaccination clinic at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore on Monday.
Medina Spirit's Kentucky Derby Win In Jeopardy After Failed Drug Test, Still Expected At PreaknessChurchill Downs has suspended trainer Bob Baffert after Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit failed a post-race drug test.
Optimism Rising About Future Of Pimlico With Rebuild LoomingPimlico is still that old, historic place as it's set to host the 146th Preakness on Saturday. While Bob Baffert-trained Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit failing a postrace drug test hangs over this year's Preakness, there's a renewed sense of long-term optimism about the home of the second jewel of horse racing's Triple Crown.
Maryland's First Horse Library Is Coming To ReisterstownMaryland has a long and storied horse industry that many people are unware of, but that is all about to change.
How Pimlico Race Course Kept Jockeys Safe During COVID PandemicWhen COVID struck last year, everything at Pimlico Racetrack in Baltimore stopped.
Mandaloun And Essential Quality Won't Run In PreaknessKentucky Derby favorite Essential Quality and runner-up Mandaloun will not run against Medina Spirit in the Preakness, trainer Brad Cox said Thursday.
Medina Spirit Wins 147th Kentucky Derby, Giving Trainer Bob Baffert 7th WinMedina Spirit fought off three challengers in the stretch to win the Kentucky Derby by a half-length on Saturday, making Bob Baffert the winningest trainer in the race's 147-year history, with seven victories.
2 Chainz, D-Nice, Jack Harlow To Perform At Preakness LIVEPreakness is just 23 days away, and even though it will look and feel a little different this year, music will return to Pimlico.
10,000 Fans Allowed In Pimlico Race Course At Preakness 146 In May, No InfieldFestThe Maryland Jockey Club announced Tuesday that a "socially distant, limited crowd" of 10,000 people will be allowed to join in on the festivities on Saturday, May 15 at Pimlico Race Course.
Swiss Skydiver Crosses The Finish Line First At The Preakness To Become Sixth Filly WinnerFilly Swiss Skydiver added another memorable moment to cap off a topsy-turvy Triple Crown season.
Preakness Pick: Art Collector Will Reward Trainer's PatienceTrainers are always supposed to do the right thing for their horses, even when it’s time to make a difficult and likely costly decision.