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Chub Wagon Stays Undefeated with $100,000 Shine Again Victory

$350,000 Princess Rooney (G2) July 3 at Gulfstream Park Possible Next Spot

BALTIMORE – Daniel Lopez and George Chestnut’s undefeated Chub Wagon passed her biggest test to date with flying colors, reeling in multiple stakes-winning pacesetter Hello Beautiful through the stretch and surging late for a thrilling half-length victory in Sunday’s $100,000 Shine Again at historic Pimlico Race Course.

Street Lute Wins $100,000 Stormy Blues for Seventh Stakes Victory

Valued Notion Leads All the Way in $75,000 Ben’s Cat
– The silks jockey Xavier Perez wore said it all – Lucky 7.

Despite an awkward start while breaking from the outside post, Street Lute won her seventh stakes race when she gamely drove around the field to win Sunday’s $100,000 Stormy Blues at historic Pimlico Race Course.

Godolphin's Pixelate Drives to Victory in $100,00 Prince George's County

BALTIMORE – Godophin LLC’s Pixelate, fifth in the Pegasus World Cup Turf (G1) and beaten a nose last time out here in the Henry Clark, ran down Logical Myth down the stretch to win Sunday’s $100,000 Prince George’s County at Pimlico Race Course by a length.

Trained by Michael Stidham and ridden by Joe Bravo, Pixelate covered a good 1 1/8 mile turf course in 1:53.56. Eons finished third and Argonne fourth.

Stidham called the win “very satisfying because he’s there every time.”

Blame Debbie Goes the Distance in $100,000 Searching

G3 Winner Ends 200-Day Layoff with Front-Running Win

BALTIMORE – Running 12 furlongs off a 200-day layoff over a turf course that absorbed several days of rain proved no obstacle for Eclipse Thoroughbred Partners, Michael Cloonan and Tim Thornton’s Blame Debbie in a front-running 3 ½-length triumph in Sunday’s $100,000 Searching at historic Pimlico Race Course.

Tucker, Gilbert Handicap Sunday's $1 Million Rainbow 6

Sequence Includes Four of Five Stakes Worth $475,000 in Purses

BALTIMORE – With the Maryland state record 20-cent Rainbow 6 carryover jackpot having surpassed the $1 million mark for Sunday, Maryland Jockey Club host and analyst Naomi Tukker and WBAL-TV sports anchor and reporter Pete Gilbert weighed in with ways to take down the life-changing prize.

Record Rainbow 6 Carryover Tops $1 Million for Stakes-Filled Sunday

Video: Trainers Brittany Russell, Dale Capuano Discuss Stakes Horses

BALTIMORE – Take one formidable undefeated horse, mix in a bevy of local stars and out-of-town shippers, and add a Maryland state record carryover jackpot in the 20-cent Rainbow 6 of more than $1 million and the result is one spectacular afternoon of racing at historic Pimlico Race Course.

MJC’s Tukker, WBAL's Wykoff Handicap Saturday's Nearly $1 Million Rainbow 6

BALTIMORE – A Maryland state record carryover jackpot of nearly $1 million in the Rainbow 6 awaits bettors Saturday at Pimlico Race Course, and Maryland Jockey Club host and analyst Naomi Tukker and guest handicapper Scott Wykoff of WBAL Radio have some thoughts about the 20-cent wager, which begins in Race 3.

G3 Winner Blame Debbie Tops Sunday's $100,000 Searching

One of Four Scheduled Turf Stakes June 13 at Historic Pimlico

BALTIMORE – Eclipse Thoroughbred Partners, Michael Cloonan and Tim Thornton’s Blame Debbie, a Grade 3 winner in 2020 unraced in 6 ½ months, is scheduled to make her seasonal debut in Sunday’s $100,000 Searching at Pimlico Race Course.

Inclement Weather Forces Pimlico to Cancel Friday Program

State Record Rainbow 6 Carryover of $974,564 into Saturday Card

BALTIMORE – With persistent heavy rain falling and more in the forecast throughout the Mid-Atlantic region, Friday’s live program at historic Pimlico Race Course was canceled after the second race.

According to the National Weather Service, up to an inch of rain had fallen in the Baltimore area with another inch expected. The NWS also issued flood warnings for Central Baltimore County and Baltimore City.

Six-Time Stakes Winner Street Lute to Try Turf in $100,000 Stormy Blues

Ward Enters Two Stakes Winners in Wink & Amanzi Yimpilo
Cannon’s Roar Looking to Make Some Noise in $75,000 Ben’s Cat

BALTIMORE – Lucky 7 Stables’ Street Lute, already a six-time stakes winner on the dirt, is set make her turf debut as part of a field of 13 entered in Sunday’s $100,000 Stormy Blues at historic Pimlico Race Course.