Hall of Fame jockey Javier Castellano notched three wins, including his 5,000th victory in North America aboard Runaway Lute in the $150,000 Hudson Handicap, on Saturday afternoon at Belmont Park to steal the show on Empire Showcase Day, an 11-race all-New York-bred card, including eight stakes races worth a total of $1.75 million in purses. […]
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Total handle on Saturday's 33rd Jim McKay Maryland Million Day at Laurel Park was $5.704 million, an increase of 30.3 percent over last year and the largest handle on Maryland Million Day since 2007. It was also the first time since 2007 that total handle was over $5 million. An estimated 22,000 people witnessed history […]
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Hall of Fame jockey Edgar Prado guided Saratoga Bob to victory in Saturday's $150,000 Maryland Million Classic at Laurel Park, setting a record for most wins by a jockey in the annual event featuring Maryland-sired and Maryland-bred horses. Prado notched his 18th Maryland Million success, going one-up on retired fellow Hall of Famer Ramon Dominguez. […]
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Conrad Farms' Shamrock Rose raced by pace-setting Blamed inside the eighth pole and drew off to win the 20th running of the $250,000 Lexus Raven Run (G2) for 3-year-old fillies by 2½ lengths before a Saturday afternoon crowd of 23,567 at Keeneland. Trained by Mark Casse and ridden by Tyler Gaffalione, Shamrock Rose was written […]
The Republican State Leadership Committee, a national group that works to elect GOP candidates to state legislatures, recently recognized Land …
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