Posts Tagged Preakness Stakes

American Pharoah Rules

American Pharoah Ends Triple Crown Drought Saturday’s running of the Belmont Stakes is one for the ages. After 37 years of near misses and disappointments thoroughbred racing has crowned its 12th Triple Crown winner in American Pharoah. He is truly a champion and left no doubt about it. He absolutely demolished his seven rivals with […]


2014 Preakness Stakes- Mike Jr.’s Picks

Mike Jr.’s Preakness Picks The two week wait is over and Saturday, May 17th we get to see the running of the 139th Preakness Stakes at Pimlico. I love the excitement I feel before the Preakness. The Derby has its own unique feeling for me, but the Preakness can strum up some conflicting emotions like […]


2014 Preakness Stakes- Mike Sr.’s Picks

Mike Sr.’s Preakness Picks It is time to preview the 139th running of the Preakness Stakes. The Preakness is for three year olds going 1 3/16 miles for a purse of  $1,500,000. This is the historic 2nd leg of America’s racing Triple Crown. Two weeks ago California Chrome prevailed in the first leg of the […]


Stakes Schedule for 05-16 to 05-18-2014

Here’s a quick look at this weekend’s stakes & graded races, May 16th through May 18th, 2014! Check back with us weekly for the weekly updated list of scheduled stakes and graded races around the country and have a wonderful and safe week! PIMLICO Black-Eyed Susan S. (Grade 2) $500,000; 3 Year Olds 1 1/8 Miles Pimlico […]


2014 Preakness- One Week Out

Preakness Line-Up So Far We witnessed Kentucky Derby favorite, California Chrome roll on to a victory last week in the 140th Kentucky Derby and now everyone is asking the same question- Will California Chrome roll on to a Triple Crown victory? Only the Preakness and Belmont stand in his way, and with one week left […]


Pegasus No Lucky Day for Itsmyluckyday

Itsmyluckyday Pulled Up In Pegasus Last Saturday, Itsmyluckyday went head-to-head against Verrazano in the Monmouth Pegasus and was my early choice for the win. Unfortunately, the day (nor the race) was lucky at all for the 2nd place Preakness horse who ended the race with a slight pelvic fracture. Although the injury sounds serious, it […]