Laurel Park

August 22, 2016
A total of $45.7 million was wagered on the races at Laurel Park during its summer meet, which concluded Sunday, an increase of 22 percent from the $37.3 wagered last year, according to Sal Sinatra, president of the Maryland Jockey Club.
August 20, 2016
John Jones scored a front-running $88.80 upset in the $75,000 Mister Diz on Saturday at Laurel Park, breaking Ben's Cat's six-year reign in the six-furlong turf race for Maryland-bred or Maryland-sired horses.
August 19, 2016
The Laurel Park summer meet concludes Sunday with an interesting second-level optional-claiming race on turf that will match Divining Rod, the third-place finisher in last year’s Preakness, against He’ll Pay, who is coming off a second-place finish in ...
August 18, 2016
The king of the Maryland-breds, Ben's Cat, will attempt to win the Mister Diz Stakes for an amazing seventh consecutive year Saturday at Laurel Park.
August 17, 2016
Saturday is Maryland Pride Day at Laurel Park, with a card comprised solely of races for Maryland-bred or Maryland-sired horses, and will include the Mister Diz and Jameela stakes, a pair of $75,000 turf sprints.
Page McKenney this week will begin a new phase in his recovery from a tendon injury as he has been shipped from trainer Mary Eppler's Pimlico barn to Nor Mar Farm in northern Maryland.
August 11, 2016
Victor Carrasco, the leading rider at the Laurel Park summer meeting, will be sidelined this weekend as he continues to recover from a foot injury he sustained Sunday.
August 03, 2016
Noteworthy Peach, the champion Maryland-bred 3-year-old male of 2015, bounced back from his first start following a five-month layoff to win an off-the-turf optional-claiming race at Laurel Park last Saturday.
July 27, 2016
Two course records were set over the firm Laurel Park turf last weekend.
July 20, 2016
Six-time stakes winner Roadhog has been retired, according to his longtime trainer Elizabeth Merryman.