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Horse industry worries about plans to curb casino subsidies

...Sal Sinatra, president of the Maryland Jockey Club, which oversees Baltimore's Pimlico Race Course, home of the Preakness Stakes, says the industry risks losing the subsidies unless they can show lawmakers they're committed to investing...
Sale of Palace Malice complete

...Campbell said he recently purchased two yearlings at the Keeneland sale and will own them himself with no partners.The filly and colt are offspring of Aikenite, a former Dogwood star who ran in the Preakness Stakes and the Breeders' Cup.
American Pharoah wins Preakness Stakes in a romp

BALTIMORE - American Pharoah won the 140th running of the Preakness Stakes by seven lengths in driving rain on Saturday at Pimlico Race Course.
Trainer Todd Pletcher to skip the Preakness

NEW YORK - The Preakness Stakes is out for trainer Todd Pletcher.Pletcher said Tuesday he will not enter any of the four horses he was considering for Saturday's...
Carolina Panthers' Cam Newton has a fresh outlook on life

...five-year, $103 million contract.He's travelled Down Under to learn how the Australians play football, attended the Preakness Stakes and visited with grieving family members of the church shooting in Charleston, S.C.He's been a regular fixture...
American Pharoah draws rail for Preakness

BALTIMORE - Bob Baffert can only hope the finish of the Preakness Stakes turns out better than the position draw.The trainer watched in disbelief Wednesday as his Kentucky Derby winner American Pharoah...
Bob Baffert, American Pharoah ready for 'easiest of the three legs' of the Triple Crown

Now comes the easy part for American Pharoah - the Preakness Stakes. At least that's the way Bob Baffert sizes up the next race on the Triple Crown trail.
Late jockey Chris Antley heads racing hall of fame class

...127 graded stakes races and 293 overall stakes and led North American riders with 469 wins in 1985. He also won the Preakness Stakes with Charismatic and ranked in the top 10 nationally in wins each year from 1984 through 1987.On Halloween in 1987...
Horse racing roundup: Materiality takes Florida Derby, remains unbeaten

HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. - Materiality is still unbeaten after a victory in the $1 million Florida Derby at Gulfstream Park.
Kentucky Derby winner California Chrome 3-5 favorite in Preakness

BALTIMORE - Kentucky Derby winner California Chrome was made the odds-on favorite at 3-5 on Wednesday for the Preakness Stakes, and he drew an inside post position in the 10-horse field that includes a filly for the first time in five...