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May152009
Payton d’Oro Posts Front-Running Win In Black-Eyed Susan Stakes BALTIMORE,MD   05-15-09 – Payton d’Oro went right to the front of the field of eight fillies and never looked back to capture the 85th running of the $150,000 Black-Eyed Susan...
May152009
Blind Date Carries The Day In Hilltop Stakes BALTIMORE, 05-15-09---William M. Backer’s Blind Date carried jockey Jeremy Rose to a handy score in the 37th running of the $50,000 Hilltop Stakes Friday at Pimlico. Sent to post as the...
May152009
Kent Desormeaux Is King Of The Jockeys At Pimlico - Again; Hall Of Famer Rides To Win In Inaugural Jockey Challenge BALTIMORE,MD  05-15-09 – Kent Desormeaux, one of Maryland’s all-time leading riders and a two-time winner of the Preakness, took home the $14,000 first prize in the inaugural...
May152009
Heart Ashley Holds On To Win Adena Stallions’ Miss Preakness Stakes BALTIMORE, MD  05-15-09---Zayat Stables LLC’s Heart Ashley set a rapid early pace and narrowly held on to take the 24th running of the $100,000 Adena Stallions’ Miss Preakness...
May152009
All Giving Scores In Skipat Stakes BALTIMORE,MD   05-15-09---A winner on Black-Eyed Susan Day last year, Concepts Unlimited Stable & Catherine J. Smith’s All Giving repeated her winning ways with a very popular...
May152009
Mr. Nightlinger Triumphs In Jim McKay Turf Sprint BALTIMORE,MD  05-15-09 – Martin Racing Stable and Carl Moore Management LLC’s Mr. Nightlinger broke on top and fended off rivals the rest of the way to prevail by 1 ½...
May152009
Smart And Fancy Wins The Very One Stakes BALTIMORE,MD  05-15-09---Park Avenue Racing Stable’s Smart And Fancy won a four-horse photo to capture the 10th running of The Very One Stakes at Pimlico Friday. Third in last year...
May152009
Eye Scores In Kattegat’s Pride Starter Handicap Published By MJC BALTIMORE,MD  05-15-09 – The Jim Stable’s Eye rallied from off a slow pace to win in the second running of the Kattegat 's Pride Starter Handicap, the first of seven added...
May152009
Mike Smith Meets Mine That Bird For The First Time; Rachel Alexandra Gallops; Papa Clem Breezes A Bit BALTIMORE,MD 05-15-2009   MINE THAT BIRD – Jockey Mike Smith dropped in on Mine That Bird at the Preakness Stakes Barn Friday morning, thrilled to be tabbed by the Kentucky...
May152009
Former Rider And Racing Steward Bill Passmore Passes BALTIMORE, MD   05-15-09---The Maryland racing community lost one of its more prominent members last night when retired jockey and racing steward Bill Passmore passed away. He was 76....