Third Time a Charm for Prendimi in $150,000 Maryland Million Classic

Richest of Eight Stakes, Four Starter Stakes, on ‘Maryland’s Day at the Races’ BALTIMORE – G. J. Stable’s multiple stakes winner Prendimi took pressure right from the gate and was able to fend off 3-5 favorite Tappin Cat the length of the stretch for a gutsy neck victory in Saturday’s $150,000 Maryland Million Classic at […]

Redemption for Epic Dream in $100,000 Maryland Million Ladies

Air Token Takes the $100,000 Sprint BALTIMORE – Call it poetic justice. After surviving a steward’s inquiry following a victory in the Maryland Million Ladies last year but being placed second upon review of the Maryland Racing Commission in May, Vivian Rall’s hombred Epic Dream left no questions Saturday, driving between horses entering the stretch […]

Hello Beautiful Makes History in $150,000 Maryland Million Distaff

Becomes Only Seventh Horse with Three Career Maryland Million Wins BALTIMORE – It took just over 82 seconds for 4-year-old filly Hello Beautiful to race her way into Maryland Million history. Madaket Stables, Albert Frassetto, Mark Parkinson, K-Mac Stables and Magic City Stables’ Hello Beautiful rolled to her second consecutive front-running victory in the $100,000 […]

Grateful Bred Keeps Truckin’ in Turf Sprint

Somekindofmagician Takes the Million Turf BALTIMORE – The way trainer Madison Meyers sees it, “It’s Grateful’s world and we’re just living in it.” And it’s been a pretty good place to be over the past few years. The 5-year-old gelding, who Meyers says has a “mind of his own,” went to the front in Saturday’s […]

Buff Hello Outruns Field in $100,000 Maryland Million Nursery

Buff My Boots Fights Back in $100,000 Maryland Million Lassie BALTIMORE – In a crowded race loaded with speed, no one could catch Buff Hello. Joseph Besecker’s Buff Hello ($13) broke running from his inside draw and never looked back, sprinting clear to a two-length triumph in Saturday’s $100,000 Maryland Million Nursery at Laurel Park. […]

Four Winning Tickets in Stronach 5 Earn $98,311

BALTIMORE – There were four winning tickets in Friday’s Stronach 5 each worth $98,311.20. There was a carryover of $76,823.80 and $359,626 of money wagered Friday. The Stronach 5 featured races from Laurel Park, Santa Anita Park, Gulfstream Park and Golden Gate Fields along with a low 12-percent takeout. The wager started with Figlio Del […]

It’s Maryland Million Day

Great Racing, Hat Giveaway, Food & Drinks BALTIMORE – Laurel Park will open its doors at 10 a.m. Saturday for the 36th Jim McKay Maryland Million Day program consisting of eight stakes and four starter stakes starting with a first-race post of 11:30 a.m. The richest race on the program is the $150,000 Classic (Race […]

G3-Placed Double Crown Returns in Maryland Million Sprint

So Street Chasing Second Stakes Victory in $100,000 Turf Sprint Special 11:30 A.M. Post for 36th Jim McKay Maryland Million Program BALTIMORE – Reeves Thoroughbred Racing’s Double Crown, a two-time stakes winner that is also twice Grade 3-placed, brings a record of success to his home state as he ships in from Kentucky for Saturday’s […]

Cynergy’s Star Tests Streak in $100,000 Maryland Million Nursery

Sparkle Sprinkle Looks to Shine in $100,000 Maryland Million Lassie BALTIMORE – Bonuccelli Racing’s Cynergy’s Star, a stakes winner in his most recent start nearly eight weeks ago, goes after his third consecutive victory and second in stakes company in Saturday’s $100,000 Maryland Million Nursery at Laurel Park. The Nursery for 2-year-olds and Lassie for […]

‘Magician’ Can Cast Winning Spell in $100,000 Maryland Million Turf

Epic Idea Returns for Another Shot in $100,000 Maryland Million Ladies BALTIMORE – Bell Gable Stable’s Somekindofmagican, two months after becoming a stakes winner in his previous trip to Maryland, returns looking to conjure up a similar result in Saturday’s $100,000 Maryland Million Turf at Laurel Park. The Turf for 3-year-olds and up and Ladies […]