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Feb132011
Unbeaten Champion Uncle Mo Heads Roster Of 364 Early Nominees To 2011 Triple Crown Series Includes Kentucky Derby, Preakness and Belmont Stakes            LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Sunday, Feb. 13, 2011)– Headed by unbeaten...
Feb022011
Pimlico Stakes Schedule Worth $2.9 Million      BALTIMORE, 02-02-11---The Maryland Jockey Club unveiled the 2011 Pimlico spring stakes schedule today after reaching agreement with both the Maryland Thoroughbred Horsemen...
Feb012011
Preakness Infield Tickets On Sale February 1      BALTIMORE, 02-01-11---The Maryland Jockey Club announced tickets for the 2011 Preakness public Infield go on sale beginning today, Feb. 1. The 136th annual event will take...
Jan282011
Preakness 5.5 & Black-Eyed Susan 2.2 Prep Races This Weekend LAUREL, MD.  01-28-11--Last summer MI Developments Inc. (MID), the majority owner of the Maryland Jockey Club, announced a pair of historic and unique bonus programs around Pimlico Race Course...
Nov242010
Maryland Jockey Club Unveils 2011 Preakness Logo Tickets For Middle Jewel Now On Sale BALTIMORE, MD 11-24-10---The Maryland Jockey Club today unveiled the 2011 Preakness logo for the 136th running of the $1,000,000 Preakness Stakes® (...
Nov032010
MARYLAND VOTERS APPROVE QUESTION A LAUREL, MD. 11-02-10---Anne Arundel County residents voted for Question A, which grants the required zoning for the Anne Arundel Video Lottery Terminal (VLT) facility at Arundel Mills Mall. The...
Oct292010
SLOTS REFERENDUM LEAVES FUTURE OF MARYLAND RACING IN THE HANDS OF ANNE ARUNDEL COUNTY VOTERS LAUREL PARK IS AN AUTHORIZED OPTION FOR COUNTY SLOTS CASINO IF VOTERS DECIDE AGAINST QUESTION A; IF NOT, THE RACING INDUSTRY FACES A “COMPLETE OVERHAUL      LAUREL,...
Sep072010
MI DEVELOPMENTS ANNOUNCES CREATION OF BLACK-EYED SUSAN $2.2 MILLION MI Developments Inc. 455 Magna Drive Aurora, Ontario L4G 7A9   MEDIA RELEASE   MI DEVELOPMENTS ANNOUNCES CREATION OF BLACK-EYED SUSAN $2.2 MILLION AND THE $220,000...
Aug272010
MI DEVELOPMENTS ANNOUNCES CREATION OF PREAKNESS $5.5 MILLION BONUS PROGRAM MI Developments Inc. MI Developments Inc., in conjunction with MID’s premier racing properties, Gulfstream Park, Santa Anita Park, Golden Gate Fields, Pimlico Race Course and XpressBet Inc...
May162010
Trainer Bob Baffert Feeling 'Lucky' At Pimlico; Preakness Winner To Sit Out Belmont Stakes BALTIMORE, MD 05-16-2010   Trainer Bob Baffert broke form the morning after the Preakness, beating several reporters to the stakes barn. Rarely an early bird, Baffert’s...