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Pimlico Picks for Fan Friday, Preview of Saturday’s Feature Race

Pimlico Picks for Fan Friday, Preview of Saturday’s Feature Race

May 30, 2013 | Gary Quill

Drawing courtesy of Mel @dailyracefunies. To see more of Mel’s work, click here. BALTIMORE, 05-30-13—Team Valor International’s Cerro (IRE) is named the overwhelming favorite to win Pimlico Race Course’s final stakes race of the spring meeting, the $100,000 Canonero II for 3-year olds, on Saturday afternoon. After racing at Gulfstream Park and Keeneland earlier this […]

Pimlico Picks for Memorial Day, a Day to Remember Our Fallen Heroes

Pimlico Picks for Memorial Day, a Day to Remember Our Fallen Heroes

May 27, 2013 | Gary Quill

Drawing courtesy of Mel @dailyracefunies. To see more of Mel’s work, click here. Today is Memorial Day. The day to set aside for all Americans to remember those men and women who bravely served and gave their lives defending our country. Too often we treat a national holiday as simply a day off from work, […]

Sunday Selections at Pimlico; This time Spicer Cub ONLY ran 1 1/16 miles

Sunday Selections at Pimlico; This time Spicer Cub ONLY ran 1 1/16 miles

May 25, 2013 | Gary Quill

Drawing courtesy of Mel @dailyracefunies. To see more of Mel’s work, click here. As the field loaded into the gate for Pimlico’s 1st race on Saturday, track announcer Dave Rodman referred to #4 – Spicer Cub as “the Youtube sensation”. That’s because during the 4-year-old geldings most recent race, a 1 1/16 mile contest, he […]

Preakness Funnie with Crab

Pimlico To Get A Facelift; Picks for Saturday May 25th

May 24, 2013 | Gary Quill

Drawing courtesy of Mel @dailyracefunies. To see more of Mel’s work, click here. In a press conference less than 24 hours after the fourth largest crowd in Preakness history witnessed Oxbow’s victory in the 138th running of the Preakness Stakes, Maryland Jockey Club CEO, Tom Chuckas provided plenty of information. The best news was that […]

Preakness Funnie with Crab

Preakness 138: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

May 23, 2013 | Gary Quill

Drawing courtesy of Mel @dailyracefunies. To see more of Mel’s work, click here. The Good: The Preakness is back! The fourth largest crowd (117,203) in Preakness history discounted the possibility of rain showers in return for the best entertainment value of the year. Fans from the Grandstand rushed the Infield when Macklemore and Ryan Lewis […]

Here’s some New Material on Oxbow, Ripken, more

May 20, 2013 | Glenn Clark

Preakness win more satisfying now for grandfather Stevens

May 20, 2013 | WNST Audio

Oxbow jockey joined Glenn and Thyrl Monday on “The Handoff” on WNST…

Your Monday Reality Check: Can’t say enough about Preakness infield transformation

May 20, 2013 | Glenn Clark

Glenn says he’s blown away by how much things have changed at Pimlico over the last five years…

Preakness winner Oxbow headed to Belmont Stakes

May 19, 2013 | WNST Staff

PREAKNESS WINNER OXBOW CONFIRMED FOR BELMONT STAKES ORB ‘FINE’ AFTER DULL TRY;  ITSMYLUCKYDAY MAKES GRADE   BALTIMORE, 05-19-13 – Back in the 1980’s and ‘90s when trainer D. Wayne Lukas was winning Triple Crown races with astonishing regularity, the catch-phrase “D. Wayne off the plane” followed him from track to track as he made his hit-and-run […]

Photos: Preakness quite the star-studded affair in Baltimore

May 19, 2013 | WNST Staff

Athletes, actors, musicians and politicians shared the spotlight Saturday in Baltimore…