05/11/2015 2:06PM

Beyer: Only one sensible solution to Maryland’s quandary


When the 140th Preakness is run at Pimlico on Saturday, the event will be the shining moment of the year in Maryland racing, but it also will represent the industry’s most vexing problem. The Preakness confers major-league status on the sport in Maryland, yet Pimlico is an embarrassment – decrepit, dysfunctional, devoid of charm or glamour.