Suffolk Downs

August 14, 2014
The celebration in the winner’s circle Wednesday for Mrs. Bean, the only horse with a perfect record at Suffolk Downs this year, turned out to be her retirement party.
August 07, 2014
When the e-mail from internationally prominent owner and breeder Charles Fipke arrived, Kevin McCarthy thought perhaps he may have, too.
July 28, 2014
A tornado ripped through the city of Revere, where the stable area of Suffolk Downs is located, on Monday morning, but no humans at the track or horses suffered any injuries and there was no damage to any structures. The afternoon card went on as ...
July 24, 2014
Patricia Moseley’s homebred Victor Laszlo goes for the three-peat when he takes on a field of seven other Massachusetts-breds in the $25,000 Last Dance Stakes at one mile and 70 yards Saturday with regular rider Tammi Piermarini aboard.
The New England Horsemen’s Benevolent and Protective Association and the Massachusetts Thoroughbred Breeders Association will host their sixth annual charity golf tournament to benefit the retraining and rehoming of retired racehorses Aug. 21 at the ...
July 23, 2014
It’s all about the bloodlines in this game, so it was no surprise to find apprentice jockey Michael Ritvo in the winner’s circle with his first mount at Suffolk Downs on Wednesday.
July 12, 2014
David Amiss, Vernon Bush, and Taylor Hole, who have a combined 92 years of experience in the saddle, came back to Suffolk Downs this season believing they could still be competitive. Midway through the meet, expectations have been exceeded.
July 03, 2014
Jorge L. Vargas Sr. was always known as a good gate rider and a strong finisher while he notched many of his 3,093 career wins at Suffolk Downs. His son, apprentice Jorge L. Vargas Jr., just turned 20 and now he’s the one turning heads here.