Laurel Park

September 24, 2016
Deeply Undervalued could not quite win a first-level allowance race last month at Saratoga, but on Saturday at Laurel Park he was up in time to win the Grade 2, $200,000 Commonwealth Derby.
Late-blooming 5-year-old Blacktype won his third race in a row and second straight graded stakes when he beat longshot Top of Mine and favored Force the Pass by a half-length Saturday at Laurel Park in the Grade 2, $200,000 Commonwealth Turf Cup.
A week after winning the Sands Point, a Grade 2 turf race for 3-year-old fillies, with On Leave, trainer Shug McGaughey won the Grade 2, $150,000 Commonwealth Oaks, another 3-year-old filly grass race, with My Impression.
September 23, 2016
DRF handicapper Kenny Peck outlines his strategy for a pick four on Saturday's program at Laurel Park.
September 22, 2016
The depth of the national 3-year-old filly turf division is on full display Saturday at Laurel Park in the Grade 2, $150,000 Commonwealth Oaks, which drew 11 entrants, several of them with plenty of talent.
Almost from start to finish in the Grade 1 Secretariat at Arlington Park, things were tricky for American Patriot, yet he still managed a close third, and a similar performance Saturday in the Grade 2, $200,000 Commonwealth Derby at Laurel Park ...
Force the Pass comes into Saturday's Grade 2, $200,000 Commonwealth Cup at Laurel Park winless in four starts this year. The tough luck that has dogged the colt all season carried over to the post position draw for this one-mile grass race, with Force ...
September 21, 2016
It’s getting late in the season for age-restricted racing, and there are plenty of horsemen willing to take their chance Saturday at Laurel Park in the Commonwealth Derby for 3-year-olds and the Commonwealth Oaks for 3-year-old fillies.
Saucy Don and Amherst Street have had a difficult time this season. On Friday, they will both make their return to competition at Laurel Park in the eighth race, a third-level optional-claiming sprint.
September 16, 2016
This weekend at Laurel Park, jockey Victor Carrasco is scheduled to resume riding for the first time since injuring his right foot Aug. 7. At the time of his injury, Carrasco was leading the Laurel rider standings.