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May082009
36th Annual Preakness Parade And Other Downtown Events Spice Up Preakness Week Celebration BALTIMORE, MD 05-08-09---The 2009 Preakness Parade of Lights will be held on Friday, May 15, at 8:30 p.m. This year the parade will feature illuminated floats, bands, giant balloons, equestrian...
May072009
The Preakness Field Continues To Take Shape Nine Days Before The Middle Jewel of Racing's Triple Crown BALTIMORE,MD  05-07-09---The story continues to develop as the field for the 134th Preakness® Stakes continues to take shape. The $1 million classic is the headline event of a 13-race card...
May072009
Preakness InfieldFEST Features Three Rock N Roll Performances, Two Stages of Activity And One Stacy Keibler BALTIMORE, MD  05-07-09—The Maryland Jockey Club announced today the final roll call of events for Preakness InfieldFEST, presented by Bud Light, at Pimlico Race Course on Saturday, May...
May062009
Musket Man, General Quarters And Terrain Added To Preakness Field As Big Drama First To Arrive At Pimlico BALTIMORE, MD   05-06-09---The prospective field for next Saturday’s 134th Preakness® Stakes grew by three confirmed starters when the connections of Musket Man, General Quarters and...
May052009
Five-Time Winner D. Wayne Lukas Will Return With His 33rd Preakness Starter BALTIMORE, MD  05-05-09---Only Robert Wyndham Walden, who trained seven Preakness winners, including five straight from 1878-1882 has hoisted the Woodlawn Vase more times than D. Wayne Lukas...
May042009
Derby Trial Winner Hull Added To Preakness Lineup BALTIMORE,MD  05-04-09---Unbeaten Derby Trial (Grade III) winner Hull has been added to the lineup for the 134th running of the Preakness® Stakes at Pimlico Race Course on May 16....
May042009
Kentucky Derby Winner Mine That Bird Is Preakness Bound Big Drama Confirmed While Racing Office Fields Call From Europe BALTIMORE, MD 05-04-09---Trainer Bennie “Chip” Woolley Jr. informed Maryland Jockey Club officials that Kentucky...
May032009
10th Grader Wins Preakness Portraits Youth Art Contest BALTIMORE,MD   05-03-09---Alexis Dixon, a 10th grader at Western High School, is the grand prize winner of the tenth annual Preakness Portraits Youth Art Contest. Students from nine...
Apr282009
Maryland Racing Commission Withdraws Thoroughbred Signals From Rosecroft Raceway BALTIMORE, MD  04-28-09---At its monthly meeting this afternoon at Pimlico Race Course, the Maryland Racing Commission voted to withdraw approval of Rosecroft Raceway to import thoroughbred...
Apr272009
HRTV, ESPN360.com To Broadcast Preakness Week Events BALTIMORE,MD  04-27-09---Horse Racing Television (HRTV) and ESPN will team up to provide 10 and half hours shoulder programming on-air and online during Preakness week. The headline event of...