Friday Mar 14
Gala Award: Not Your Typical Turf Pedigree
A $1,550,000 yearling purchase by Demi O'Byrne from the consignment of Valkyre Stud, agent for Mr. & Mrs. William Currin, Gala Award ran just once at 2, finishing second, beaten three-quarters of a length in an 8.5-furlong maiden special weight on the turf at Gulfstream Park.
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Wed Mar 12, 2014
The Baltimore Sun
New city police policy says public has right to film officers
The Baltimore Police Department has instituted a new policy that prohibits officers from stopping people from taping or photographing police actions, the agency said Wednesday.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Retro Rebel: Smarty Jones Wowed in 2004
The up-and-coming colt cut a wide swath through the Triple Crown preps at . The eventual Kentucky Derby winner's commanding victories that spring in Louisville and in Baltimore at the Preakness Stakes helped the pint-sized Pennsylvania-bred bring 120,139 of his closest friends to for what figured to be a Triple Crown coronation.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Will Mucho Macho Man take charge of handicap division
In the course of the horse racing season, late winter early spring is a tough time to make a case for the importance of races that have nothing to do with the word derby.
The Miami Herald
Finalists for 2014 Racing Hall of Fame class revealed
Saratoga Springs, NY - Two-time Horse of the Year Curlin and his trainer Steve Asmussen are among the 10 finalists for the class of 2014 of the National Museum of Racing's Hall of Fame.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
The Miami Herald
Up the Backstretch: Split-squad Saturday for older horses
Philadelphia, PA - In the middle of spring training, where baseball teams often have split-squad games in order to have all the players in camp get game action, Saturday will see top older horses performing in separate stakes on opposite coasts.
Stevens vs Lukas again in Big 'Cap
So when Gary Stevens takes the track on Mucho Macho Man against the D. Wayne Lukas-trained Will Take Charge in Saturday's Santa Anita Handicap, competitive juices reign and allegiance goes out the window.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Big Step For Bayern in San Felipe
When a young horse breaks his maiden impressively first time out, it's a pretty good indication you have a runner.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Mucho Macho Man works between races Sunday
Breeders' Cup Classic winner Mucho Macho Man made a cameo appearance during live racing at Santa Anita Sunday, working five furlongs in 1:01 ⅖ between the 4th and 5th races in preparation for Saturday's Grade 1 Santa Anita Handicap.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Country Music Legend Hank Williams Jr. Returns to Houston for the...
Tickets go on sale Saturday, March 1 at 10 am for the third annual Coastal Conservation Association Concert for Conservation at Sam Houston Race Park .
Wed Feb 19, 2014
The Miami Herald
Hawthorne's spring meet commences Friday
Stickney, IL - Friday marks the opening day for Hawthorne Race Course's 37-day 2014 spring racing meet.
Garoffalo Dreaming Big with Wildcat Red
This year, Venezuelan-born trainer Jose Garoffalo and owner Salvatore Delfino have ventured into exciting new territory -- the Triple Crown trail with Fountain of Youth contender Wildcat Red.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Pimlico Meet to Feature 25 Stakes Races
The headline event of the 10-week meeting is the 139th running of the $1.5 million Preakness Stakes , the middle jewel of horse racing's famed Triple Crown, on May 17. The marquee meet of the Maryland racing season will feature 25 stakes races for purses totaling $4.68 million.
The Indianapolis Star
A colt named Indianapolis in Kentucky Derby contender
Baffert, a legend in horse racing, has trained winners of the Preakness Stakes and the Kentucky Derby.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
The News Tribune
Tapiture pulls away for Southwest Stakes win
The win came in the season debut for the Steven Asmussen-trained colt, which won its final race as a 2-year-old last year.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Samraat Brings Back Memories of Funny Cide
Eleven years after Funny Cide became the first New York-bred to win the Kentucky Derby , two more horses bred in the Empire State - The duo, making their open company debut, had both demolished state-bred opposition in their previous outings.