Laurel Park

March 31, 2015
Laurel Park concluded its winter meet, which ran from Jan. 1 to March 29, with a 14.6 percent gain in average daily handle.
March 24, 2015
With four days remaining in the Laurel season, jockey Sheldon Russell leads Jevian Toledo 38-36 in the standings.
Page McKenney just keeps getting better and better. Last Saturday, he turned in a strong performance to win the Harrison Johnson Memorial in the mud at Laurel Park by four lengths.
March 21, 2015
Grade 1 winner By the Moon overpowered her six rivals in the $100,000 Caesar’s Wish Stakes at Laurel Park on Saturday, signaling she is poised for a big 3-year-old season.
Bridget’s Big Luvy made short work of the $100,000 Private Terms Stakes, a 1 1/8-mile route for 3-year-olds at Laurel Park on Saturday.
March 18, 2015
Golden Years, a two-time stakes winner and one of the top 3-year-olds based in Maryland, has been injured, according to his trainer, Rodney Jenkins.
The Maryland Racing Commission denied trainer Scott Lake’s appeal of a 120-day suspension stemming from two positive tests he had at Laurel Park in December for the anabolic steroid stanozolol.
The Maryland Jockey Club will be replacing the Jackpot Pick Five with a Rainbow 6 when the Pimlico meet begins April 2. A pick five with a 12 percent takeout will also be added to the wagering menu.
March 17, 2015
Happy My Way, owned by Sagamore Racing and Mel Paikoff, was honored as Florida-bred champion sprinter and older male by the Florida Thoroughbred Breeders’ and Owners’ Association on Monday evening.
March 11, 2015
Trainer Juan C. Vazquez entered his first horses since November this week. No longer welcome at the Maryland Jockey Club tracks, he now is based on a farm in Delaware.