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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...
Apr242009
Baltimore Native Stacy Keibler To Be Celebrity Host For Preakness InfieldFEST BALTIMORE,MD  04-24-09—The Maryland Jockey Club announced today that actress and Baltimore native Stacy Keibler has been named the official “celebrity host” of Preakness...
Apr222009
MJC Announces 2009 Alibi Breakfast Award Winners BALTIMORE,MD  04-22-09--(PHOTO CREDIT: Rob Carr/AP) The Maryland Jockey Club today announced the winners of this year’s Preakness media awards. Honorees will be recognized and awards...
Apr212009
Pimlico Launches New And Improved Preakness Website BALTIMORE, 04-21-09---Pimlico Race Course today launched a new and improved website for the 2009 Preakness® Stakes, the middle jewel of thoroughbred racing’s Triple Crown. The...
Apr212009
The New Preakness.com Is Here BALTIMORE, MD 04-21-2009 --- You spoke and we listened! Over the last few months we’ve been working hard to bring a whole new Preakness experience to the web. Overall, our updates have...
Apr172009
HRRN To Provide Exclusive National Radio Broadcast Of Preakness Stakes Network plans 8 hours of Preakness weekend coverage    BALTIMORE,MD  04-17-09---For the second consecutive year, the Horse Racing Radio Network (HRRN) has reached an agreement...
Apr152009
Pimlico Spring Meeting Opens Saturday Afternoon BALTIMORE, MD 04-15-2009 --- Live racing shifts to historic Pimlico Race Course Saturday, April 18 for the spring meeting.<--!break--> The headline event of the six week stand is the 134th...