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Digest: Jockeys avoid serious injuries after spill at Laurel Park, evaluations at hospital

Digest: Jockeys avoid serious injuries after spill at Laurel Park, evaluations at hospital

Journeyman riders Horacio Karamanos, Trevor McCarthy and Jomar Torres each escaped serious injury after a three-horse spill in Friday’s sixth race at Laurel Park. All three riders were taken to the hospital for evaluation and released later that night. Karamanos was at Laurel on Saturday and rode Divine Mischief to second place in the $100,000 What a Summer Stakes. Karamanos, a winner of more than 2,100 races and $55 million in purse earnings, had one other mount Saturday, Do Share, who was scratched from the $100,000 Fire Plug Stakes. He is named in four of eight races at Laurel on Sunday. “Maryland’s leading rider in 2014 and 2016 and...

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