Timonium Fair Grounds

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Labor (Day) of Love: Selections at Timonium on Closing Day of the Maryland State Fair

September 02, 2013 | Gary Quill

It’s the final day of the 2013 Timonium meeting, aka The Big T. The weather has been absolutely gorgeous for all 10 racing days. Though the prices were on the short side, and the weekday cards featured only seven (7) races, all in all the meeting seems to have been a success. At the conclusion [...]

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Sunday Selections for Race Day #9 at Timonium Fair Grounds

September 01, 2013 | Gary Quill

Recapping Timonium’s Saturday Race Day #8 9-race card had just 4winners, but all 4 were Top Selections having $2 WIN pay-offs of $15.00 (3rd), $3.00 (4th), $7.20 (5th) and $3.60 (8th). The BEST BET of the Day (7 2-2-2) King Touch (R5 #6 – 7-2 M/L) was SCRATCHED. The LONGSHOT PICK (8 2-4-1) Thurmont (R9 [...]

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Saturday Selections for Race Day #8 at Timonium Fair Grounds

August 30, 2013 | Gary Quill

Recapping Timonium’s Friday Race Day #7 7-race card had 6 winners (2 Top Selections in BOLD type) having $2 WIN pay-offs of $3.00 (1st race), $5.80 (2nd), $3.80 (3rd), $5.40 (4th), $3.80 (5th) and $5.20 (6th). The BEST BET of the Day (7 2-2-2) More Glitter (R5 #5 – 5-2 M/L; 5-2 PT) made a [...]

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Friday Fair Selections for Race Day 7 at Timonium Fair Grounds

August 30, 2013 | Gary Quill

Recapping Timonium’s Thursday Chalk-Fest where 6 of the 7 races on the card were won by the Post Time favorite had 6 winners (3 Top Selections in BOLD type) having $2 WIN pay-offs of $4.20 (1st race), $4.00 (2nd), $25.00 (3rd), $3.80 (5th), $2.40 (6th) and $3.80 (7th). The BEST BET of the Day (6 [...]

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Thursday Timonium Selections for Racing Day 6 at The Maryland State Fair

August 28, 2013 | Gary Quill

Believe it or not, this odds-board (pictured above) was NOT installed with the originally constructed grandstand when the Maryland State Fair took up residence in Timonium in 1879. Recapping Timonium’s Wednesday Race Day#5 7-race card posted had 5 winners (2 Top Selections in BOLD type) having $2 WIN pay-offs of $3.00 (1st race), $5.60 (3rd), [...]

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Wednesday Selections for Racing Day 5 at Timonium Fair Grounds

August 27, 2013 | Gary Quill

Recapping Timonium’s Monday Race Day #4 7-race card posted had 6 winners (2 Top Selections in BOLD type) having $2 WIN pay-offs of $6.00 (2nd race), $7.60 (3rd race), $10.80 (4th), $8.00 (5th), $34.40 (6th) and $4.80 (7th). The BEST BET of the Day (4 1-1-1) Keep Me Informed (R6 #3 – 2-1 M/L; 4-5 [...]

Monday Selections for Day 4 at Timonium Fair Grounds

Monday Selections for Day 4 at Timonium Fair Grounds

August 25, 2013 | Gary Quill

Recapping Timonium’s Sunday Race Day #3 9-race card posted had 6 winners (3 Top Selections in BOLD type) having $2 WIN pay-offs of $6.00 (1st race), $11.00 (4th race), $7.20 (5th), $9.40 (6th), $20.40 (7th) and $2.40 (8th). The BEST BET of the Day (3 1-1-1) Craftwell’s Belle (R6 #3 – 3-1 M/L; 7-5 PT) [...]

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Sunday Selections for Racing Day 3 at Timonium Fair Grounds

August 25, 2013 | Gary Quill

Recapping Timonium’s Race Day#2 10-race card posted had 9 winners (5 Top Selections in BOLD type) having $2 WIN pay-offs of $17.40 (1st race), $4.80 (2nd), $4.40 (3rd), $2.80 (4th race), $7.00 (6th), $5.80 (7th), $3.60 (8th), $4.00 (9th) and $12.60 (10th). The BEST BET of the Day (2 1-1-0) Morning Light (R6 #3 – [...]

Saturday Selections for Racing Day 2 at Timonium Fair Grounds

Saturday Selections for Racing Day 2 at Timonium Fair Grounds

August 24, 2013 | Gary Quill

Recapping Timonium’s Opening Day 9-race card posted had 6 winners (3 Top Selections in BOLD type) having $2 WIN pay-offs of $4.00 (1st race), $10.40 (2nd), $4.00 (4th), $5.40 (6th), $13.40 (7th) and $7.60 (8th). The BEST BET of the Day (1 0-1-0) Southern Squall (R2 #6 – 3-1 M/L; 7-2 PT) usually quick from [...]

Maryland State Fair Opening Day Selections at Timonium Fair Grounds

Maryland State Fair Opening Day Selections at Timonium Fair Grounds

August 22, 2013 | Gary Quill

During the Pimlico meet I introduced fans to former jockey Frankie Lovato, Jr. who is doing his part to educate horse racing fans. Lovato is the founder / creator of JockeyWorld.org who with his staff of Kayla Jarvinen and Brittlan Wall work tirelessly to help increase the fan base of thoroughbred horse racing. This year’s [...]