Parx Racing

YESTERDAY August 27, 2014
On Monday, Labor Day, Parx Racing will offer up an appetizer of sorts when its spreads $1 million over four stakes. The feature is the Grade 3, $300,000 Smarty Jones Stakes for 3-year-olds at a mile and 70 yards.
August 26, 2014
The timing of the Pennsylvania Derby, the purse, and the bonus had given Parx a chance to attract the “big” horse. This year, they got the biggest horse of all.
August 23, 2014
Hobo Ridge had an easy time collecting the biggest paycheck of his 50-race career Saturday at Parx Racing, winning the $75,000 Turning for Home Stakes by 24 lengths.
Billygets Arrested is among eight fillies and mares seeking to clear their first allowance condition going a flat mile on the main rack in Tuesday’s eighth race at Parx Racing.
August 21, 2014
A sloppy track and no turf turned Saturday’s $75,000 Turning for Home Stakes at Parx Racing into a match race. Originally scheduled for 1 1/16 miles on grass, the Turning for Home lost six of its eight starters to scratches, leaving only Hobo Ridge and ...
California Chrome likely will make his next start Sept. 20 in the $1 million Pennsylvania Derby at Parx Racing at Philadelphia Park, trainer Art Sherman said Thursday.
August 13, 2014
Trainer John Servis entered Joint Return in last week’s Grade 3 Monmouth Oaks but decided to scratch and instead give her a chance against better in the Grade 1, $600,000 Alabama on Saturday at Saratoga.
July 28, 2014
Jockey Daniel Centeno got the 2,000th victory of his career in North America on Sunday at Parx Racing when he guided even-money favorite Forest Rim to a front-running allowance win in the seventh race for trainer Jonathan Sheppard.
July 26, 2014
Miss d’Oro, a Grade 2-placed mare facing Pennsylvania-breds for the first time in two years, justified her status as the odds-on favorite by holding off 9-1 outsider Rockinonthewater to win Saturday’s $75,000 Power by Far Handicap for female turf ...
July 12, 2014
The remarkable Ben's Cat finished furiously outside horses to get up in the final strides and win a three-horse blanket finish in the Grade 3 Parx Dash. The victory was Ben's Cat's third straight in the Dash and pushed his earnings past $2 million for ...