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Digest (May 9): Preakness highlights 12-day Pimlico meet

Digest (May 9): Preakness highlights 12-day Pimlico meet

Racing returns to Pimlico Race Course on Thursday for the opening of its 12-day Preakness meet, highlighted by the 142nd Preakness Stakes on May 20. The middle jewel of racing's Triple Crown, the 13/16-mile Preakness is the centerpiece of an eight-stakes card that includes the $250,000 Longines Dixie (G2), $150,000 Gallorette Stakes (G3) and $150,000 Maryland Sprint (G3). Post time on Preakness Day is 10:30 a.m. for the 14-race program. The 93rd running of the $250,000 Black-Eyed Susan (G2) for 3-year-old fillies is the focal point of a seven-stakes program on May 19 along with the $300,000 Pimlico Special...

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