| Feb 18, 2014
Bandbox and Ilikecandy won their respective races Monday at Laurel Park. Bandbox took the $250,000 General George Handicap (G3), giving the horse its first win in nearly three years. Under Xavier Perez, Bandbox, who is trained by Rodney Jenkins, completed...
| Feb 17, 2014
Palace is the 8-5 morning-line favorite for today's $250,000 General George Handicap at Laurel Park, a 7-furlong race with nine sprinters. A son of City Zip, Palace won three straight stakes races in New York last year, including the Fall Highweight,...
| Feb 15, 2014
| 5:37 AM
Scheduled horse racing at Laurel Park was canceled Saturday for the third day in a row because of inclement weather, Maryland Racing officials said.
The $300,000 Barbara Fritchie Handicap and $100,000 John Campbell Handicap have been rescheduled for...
| Feb 15, 2014
| 10:36 PM
Centrowitz withdraws from Wanamaker Mile
World silver medalist Matthew Centrowitz, a Broadneck alumnus, withdrew from the Wanamaker Mile at the Millrose Games on Saturday in New York because of an upper respiratory problem. U.S. champion...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 9:13 PM
Nichols resigns as coach of Bohemians
Steve Nichols resigned as coach of the Baltimore Bohemians so he can devote full attention to his new job as men's coach at Loyola Maryland. In two seasons under Nichols, who last week stepped down as...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 1:07 AM
Ex-Orioles pitcher Ayala returns to Nationals
The Washington Nationals reunited with veteran right-handed reliever Luis Ayala, a former Montreal Expo and original 2005 National, by signing him Friday to a minor league deal with an...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 10:34 PM
Trevor McCarthy has ridden 171 winners in his young career, but none more exciting than scoring with Chi Chi's Pride in Thursday's third race at Laurel Park.
At the break, the 4-year-old gelding bumped with Carnbrea'sdestiny, causing McCarthy to lose...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 10:55 PM
Jockey Karamanos 2-for-2 in season debut
Jockey Horacio Karamanos rode two winners Saturday at Laurel Park with his first two mounts since Dec. 31. "I am happy," Karamanos said. "I caught a cold at the beginning of the year. It took me...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 11:09 PM
Apprentice McCarthy wins four races at Laurel Park
Apprentice Trevor McCarthy matched his career-high by riding four winners Wednesday at Laurel Park. In the process, he moved into first place in the jockey standings for the winter...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 6:58 AM
Wednesday's live racing at Laurel Park has been cancelled because of "extreme weather conditions" in the Baltimore and Washington, D.C., areas.
Laurel and Pimlico Race Course will be open for simulcasting, though.
“It is better to wait and...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 10:29 PM
Four stakes winners featured in Saturday's Miracle Wood Stakes
The $100,000 Miracle Wood Stakes, one of four stakes on Saturday's nine-race program at Laurel Park, will feature four 3-year-old stakes winners — Extrasexyhippzter (5-2)...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 11:43 PM
Kirwan Equine Group, LLC & Ed Hipps’ Extrasexyhippzster waited behind traffic, pounded through an opening when the field straightened for home and pulled away to an impressive score in the $100,000 Miracle Wood Stakes for 3-year olds, one of four...