| Dec 29, 2012
Ex-Oriole Gonzalez signs with Brewers
The Milwaukee Brewers have agreed to a one-year deal with former Orioles left-handed reliever Michael Gonzalez, according to a Fox Sports report Friday. Gonzalez, 34, flourished last season with the...
| Dec 31, 2012
| 9:28 PM
Under confident handling, Marc Ferrell's Called to Serve waited behind the leaders, tipped to the outside and pounced, winning the $125,000 Broad Brush Stakes, the co-feature on New Year's Eve at Laurel Park.
Joel Rosario was at the controls as the Nick...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 9:55 PM
Towson U. basketball
Tiger Arena to debut with 2 games vs. Navy
The Towson men's and women's basketball teams will open Tiger Arena with a doubleheader against Navy on Nov. 8, 2013, the school announced Thursday. Times for both games are still to be...
| Nov 22, 2012
| 9:46 PM
Bold Affair goes coast to coast in Geisha Stakes
Charles Reed and Mike Zanella's Bold Affair went to the lead, galloped along within herself and came home a driving winner in the Thanksgiving feature at Laurel Park, the $100,000 Geisha...
| Nov 23, 2012
| 10:21 PM
Big second quarter propels perfect Blast past Wings, 15-8
In the first part of a two-game Thanksgiving weekend road trip, the Blast defeated the Wichita Wings, 15-8, on Friday to improve to 6-0 in the Major Indoor Soccer League. Leading...
| Nov 17, 2012
| 11:44 PM
Michael Dubb's Greed and Fear took the overland route to victory in Saturday's feature at Laurel Park, the $100,000 Safely Kept Stakes for 3-year-old fillies.
Sent to post at 4-1 under Horacio Karamanos for trainer Rudy Rodriguez, the Bob and John filly...
| Apr 21, 2012
| 11:31 PM
Idle Talk caught In the Rough late to win the $75,000 Dahlia Stakes, a turf race for fillies and mares Saturday at Pimlico Race Course.
Jockey Horacio Karamanos led the spotted grey mare through traffic as she charged to her fourth win in a row. This was...
| Apr 28, 2012
| 12:15 PM
Under a cloudy sky -- and before the eyes of dozens of curious trainers and jockey -- Kentucky Derby-bound Done Talking had his final workout at Laurel Park early this morning.
The Hamilton Smith-trained colt went five furlongs in just over a minute...
| May 2, 2012
| 4:53 PM
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — All along, Bob Baffert has said that he fought the urge. He didn’t allow even an idle moment to be filled with the blurry, soaring dreams that can be ignited by training a horse as promising as Bodemeister.
He insisted on...
| May 4, 2012
| 4:42 PM
On a cool Saturday morning, Hamilton A. Smith — the programs call him that, but most every acquaintance calls him Ham or Hammy — is doing his best to do as he always has.
He moves around his barn at Laurel Park, working his staff. His rapid-...
| May 5, 2012
| 7:27 PM
What a scene it would have been.
Bodemeister, the 4-1 morning line favorite, seemed to run effortlessly around most of track at Churchill Downs on Saturday, opening a lead of four lengths coming out of the final turn.
He would have been trainer Bob...
| May 17, 2012
| 2:55 PM
It's 10 in the morning and Tracy Campola has already been up for hours, putting the finishing touches on one of 14 racing silks that are due by the end of the week. The Arbutus resident is surprisingly calm, considering that she's up to her neck in orders...