Peter Schmuck is a sports columnist for The Baltimore Sun. He has been covering sports, particularly baseball, for decades and has been a beat writer covering three major league teams (Dodgers, Angels and Orioles). He also spent a decade as The Sun's national baseball writer.
The Racing and Community Act, which supports the redevelopment of Pimlico Race Course and Laurel Park, will reach Governor Larry Hogan's desk this coming week. Despite his preoccupation with the Covid-19 pandemic, the timing is still right to go forward.