Laurel Park

May 11, 2016
Average daily handle at the Laurel Park meet, which ended Sunday, was $2.37 million, an increase of 34.5 percent from the 2015 average of $1.76 million, according to figures released by the Maryland Jockey Club, which operates the track.
May 04, 2016
Trevor McCarthy and Victor Carrasco are one-two in the jockey standings at Laurel Park, with McCarthy leading, 61-57. This will be the sixth time since the Laurel fall meet of 2013 that McCarthy and Carrasco have taken down the top two spots in the ...
May 01, 2016
He was eager and pulled a bit until he settled down on the far turn, raced at least five wide to the stretch, but then Ben's Cat dug in under his new rider, Trevor McCarthy, to reel in front-running Rapid Dan in the final sixteenth and win his ...
April 29, 2016
Trainer Rudy Rodriguez shipped a dozen runners to Laurel Park earlier this week. Rodriguez has informed the track he will send another dozen horses in next week and eventually will have a total of 35 to 40 horses in Maryland.
April 06, 2016
I knew the trainer of Tide Is High specialized in winning races with horses off long layoffs. What I didn't know is if the trainer himself could win Saturday at Laurel after an 8 1/2-year-layoff. The bettors had no doubts. They had not forgotten about ...
September 23, 2015
Everybody knew Ray Tannahill at the Maryland tracks. His opinion was revered by a wide group of his friends. A group of us are going to gather at Laurel this weekend to make some bets in Ray’s memory and tell Ray stories. He passed away last week.
February 06, 2015
As Gulfstream Park was experiencing the most successful year in its history, handling $1.2 billion in wagers during 2014, its parent company gave track president Tim Ritvo an additional task. It asked him to revive Thoroughbred racing in Maryland.