Monmouth Park

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Trevor McCarthy dislocated his left shoulder in a spill at Monmouth Park last Sunday.
Trevor McCarthy will be sidelined for an undetermined period of time after dislocating his left shoulder and breaking his right pinkie in a spill at Monmouth Park last Sunday. Antonio Gallardo, who was involved in the same spill, was not seriously hurt ...Full Story >>
May 21, 2017
The fourth race at Monmouth Park on Sunday was declared a no-contest following a spill as the field came though the stretch for the first time in the 1 1/16-mile turf race.
May 13, 2017
Trevor McCarthy scored the 1,000th victory of his career on opening day of the Monmouth Park meet Saturday, guiding Rainbow Heir to a repeat victory in the Wolf Hill Stakes.
May 11, 2017
The mantra at Monmouth Park as it begins its 72nd season Saturday is that the New Jersey Thoroughbred industry is down but not out, and the track is implementing a three-fold strategy to improve racing and business.
May 10, 2017
Miss Sky Warrior, who had her five-race win streak snapped when she finished eighth in the Kentucky Oaks, is being given a farm vacation and will rejoin trainer Kelly Breen’s Monmouth Park stable this summer.
Now freshened up after taking off the month of April, jockey Antonio Gallardo and agent Mike Moran have reunited and will be based at Monmouth Park this summer.
April 26, 2017
Trainer Jorge Navarro came within a half-length of going 4 for 4 on last Saturday’s Charles Town Classic card. All of his runner’s that day have been sent to a New Jersey farm to prepare for the Monmouth Park meet, which begins May 13.
July 29, 2016
The Haskell Invitational is a great race. At a million dollars, the pot is right. The distance of a mile and one-eighth offers the kind of test that brings the proper horses together. It is run on a Sunday – this Sunday – which validates a day of the ...
June 28, 2016
It’s not often you can catch a break living in New Jersey, the land of stratospheric property taxes, grueling bridge-and-tunnel commutes, and no left turns off major roads. So when the Betfair exchange launched exclusively for residents of the Garden ...
July 31, 2015
American Pharoah is a singular specimen, ridiculously ideal by many of the measures cherished by the wise old hands who were first to extol his virtues. The package is plain, as far as that goes – a ripe mahogany with dark trim and the faintest ...
July 15, 2015
Any race, any day could be the last for American Pharoah, the most valuable racing animal on the planet. Trainer Bob Baffert wasn’t saying that to be an alarmist. He just understands the reality of the game generally and the specific reality of ...