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Rodricks: Pimlico needs love, Trump needs an editor

Rodricks: Pimlico needs love, Trump needs an editor

Nobody asked me, but it would be a breakthrough sublime if Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan could get the owners of Pimlico Race Course engaged in redeveloping the place so we can finally stop all the hand-wringing over the future of the Preakness in Baltimore.

It happens every year, after the Kentucky Derby is over and the Preakness approaches: The track owners complain about conditions at Pimlico and speak in foreboding terms about the neighborhood around it. Meanwhile, they make scant investment and devote most of their attention — and racing days — to the track they own in Laurel.

Sick we are of these perennial gripes and veiled threats, these...

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