Penn National

YESTERDAY June 02, 2015
Penn Gaming’s strategy of putting on huge stakes days at its Mid-Atlantic tracks of Penn National and Charles Town is paying off as Penn National set two handle records last Saturday on Penn Mile night.
May 30, 2015
It wasn't pretty but Force the Pass got the job done in the Grade 3, $500,000 Penn Mile, rallying hard late to overtake Night Prowler in deep stretch and win by a head.
Golden Lad turned what looked like a wide-open Mountainview Handicap into a one-sided affair by opening a large lead in upper stretch and then easily holding off a late run by Kid Cruz to win by five lengths.
An attempted work stoppage by valets and gate-crew members who are part of a disaffected union caused only a short delay in the Penn National card on Saturday night.
May 28, 2015
The Pennsylvania Racing Commission has reversed an order by Penn National Race Course in Grantville, Pa., banning the trainer Juan Vazquez from its premises, according to a copy of the commission’s decision, though a second ban issued by the same track ...
The four undercard stakes to the Grade 3 Penn Mile have drawn runners from California, Kentucky, and Florida in addition to all the usual Northeast tracks.
The Penn Mile, a turf race for 3-year-olds, has drawn a deep field of 11, with favoritism going to either two-time Santa Anita stakes winner Papacoolpapacool; Night Prowler, who has won Keeneland and Gulfstream Park stakes; or Ocho Ocho Ocho, who is ...
The first two years of the Penn Mile, there were pretty clear standouts. Not so this year. It is an evenly matched group, with no Beyers of 90 or more, but mid- to high-80s all over the place.
I like Farhaan in Saturday’s Mountainview Handicap at Penn National, and I’m not at all thrown by his ugly looking sixth, and last, in the Ben Ali in his only start this year.
May 27, 2015
On Wednesday, a field of 11 was entered for the third running of the $500,000 Penn Mile at Penn National Race Course. The Saturday evening card will have a first post of 6 p.m. and is front-loaded with an all-stakes pick four to begin the program.