Read today's eNewspaper

Breeders' Cup

Digest: Ben's Cat will make return trip to Maryland Million

Digest: Ben's Cat will make return trip to Maryland Million

Ben's Cat, in the midst of the first four-race losing streak of his storied career, is being pointed to a return trip to the Maryland Million Day program Oct. 22 at Laurel Park.

Hall of Fame horseman King Leatherbury, who bred, owns and trains the popular 10-year-old gelding, said he expects to run Ben's Cat for a second straight year in the $100,000 Maryland Million Sprint at six furlongs on the main track.

"We're going to go to the Maryland Million. I want to support Maryland Million Day and I've got really no other place to run," the 83-year-old Leatherbury said. "It's not on the turf but at least it's a little bit...

64°