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Dec172011
Maryland Jockey Club, Maryland Thoroughbred Horsemen's Association Agree In Principal To 146 Day Racing Schedule In 2012 LAUREL, MD. 12-17-11---The Maryland Jockey Club (MJC) and Maryland Thoroughbred Horsemen’s Association (MTHA) reached an agreement in principal Saturday to apply and race 146 days at Laurel...
Dec142011
Maryland Jockey Club Unveils 2012 Preakness Logo BALTIMORE, 12-14-11---The Maryland Jockey Club today unveiled the 2012 Preakness logo for the 137th running of the $1,000,000 Preakness Stakes® (G1), the middle jewel of the Triple Crown, which...
Oct062011
Komen Maryland Announces That Pimlico Race Course Will Go Pink For Breast Cancer Awareness Month Mayor Rawlings-Blake Joins Komen Maryland and The Maryland Jockey Club in the Fight Against Breast Cancer   Baltimore, MD – (October 6, 2011)– Tonight, the Maryland Affiliate...
Jun302011
The Stronach Group Acquires MI Developments' Racing And Gaming Assets June 30, 2011 – Aurora, ON:  The Stronach Group today announced that it has acquired the racing and gaming assets formerly held by MI Developments Inc. (MID) (NYSE: MIM) as part of a...
Jun162011
Stronach Group Acquires Full Control Of Maryland Jockey Club Assets And Operations Reaffirms Commitment to Maryland Horseracing June 16, 2011 –The Stronach Group today announced that it has completed a binding agreement for the purchase of Penn National Gaming Inc....
May232011
Russell, Rigattieri, PTK LLC Capture Spring Meet Titles      BALTIMORE, 05-23-11---The eight-week Pimlico Race Course spring meeting ended Saturday afternoon with Sheldon Russell, John Rigattieri and PTK LLC winning individual titles...
May222011
Shackleford Looking Good After Preakness Win; Animal Kingdom Fine After Second-Place Finish      BALTIMORE, 05-22-11– Trainer Dale Romans returned to the Preakness Stakes Barn shortly after 7:30 a.m. Sunday with trays of Starbucks drinks for media members who...
May212011
Shackleford Holds Off Animal Kingdom In Preakness Stakes      BALTIMORE, 05-21-11– After pressing a fast early pace, Michael Lauffer and W.D. Cubbedge’s Shackleford took the lead into the homestretch and had just enough...
May212011
Paddy O’Prado Circles Up To Win Jagermeister Dixie Stakes      BALTIMORE, 05-21-11 – Despite a slow pace, Donegal Racing’s Paddy O’Prado rallied from last to win the historic $200,000 Jägermeister Dixie Stakes (...
May212011
Apart Gets Up To Win William Donald Schaefer Memorial Stakes      BALTIMORE, 05-21-11 –Adele B. Dilschneider’s Apart overtook Colizeo in deep stretch to win the $100,000 William Donald Schaefer Memorial Stakes (G3).  ...