For Justify Jockey Mike Smith, Sharing Triple Crown With Mom 'Meant Everything'
For Justify jockey Mike Smith, one of the best parts of winning the Triple Crown was being able to share the moment with his mother. "It meant everything to me," Smith said. "... I can't tell you how great it's been and it's going to be."
Justify Wins Triple Crown
Justify became the 13th horse to ever capture horse racing's Triple Crown by winning the Belmont Stakes June 9.
Justify Trainer Bob Baffert On Triple Crown: 'The Right Horse Can Get It Done'
Justify trainer Bob Baffert said he's confident his horse can improve upon his half-length Preakness Stakes victory during his run at the Belmont Stakes June 9 and is the type of thoroughbred that can win horse racing's Triple Crown.
Justify Jockey Mike Smith: Preakness 'Just Belongs' At Pimlico Race Course
"It just belongs there," Justify jockey Mike Smith said of the future of Preakess at Pimlico Race Course. "... I sure hope they figure something out where they can keep it there."
Stronach Group COO Tim Ritvo Addresses Future Of Preakness
Tim Ritvo, chief operating officer of the Stronach Group, which is the parent company of the Maryland Jockey Club, addressed the ongoing question of the Preakness Stakes possibly moving from Pimlico to Laurel Park.
Justify Wins Preakness, Keeps Alive Chance For Triple Crown
On a fog-shrouded Pimlico track, Justify battled Good Magic and bested a pair of charging challengers to win the 143rd Preakness Stakes and keep alive the chance for a Triple Crown.
Wet Conditions Set The Stage For 143rd Preakness Stakes
The biggest race day of the year for Maryland got off to a soggy but not soaking start at Pimlico Race Course, as a sloppy track awaits the 143rd Preakness Stakes.
Red Ruby Wins Black-Eyed Susan Stakes
Black-Eyed Susan Day was a wet and muddy preview of what likely awaits the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course.
Maryland-Bred Horse Among Favorites In Black-Eyed Susan Stakes
Horse racing fans looking for a local talent to back in the Black-Eyed Susan Stakes May 18 may want to pin their hopes on filly Goodonehoney.
Justify Draws No. 7 Post Position For Preakness Stakes
Justify drew the No. 7 post position for the 143rd Preakness Stakes, the same post position he had when he won the Kentucky Derby.
The Future Of Preakness At Pimlico
Should people care whether the Preakness stays at Pimlico as long as it stays in Maryland? Stan "The Fan" Charles and Glenn Clark weigh in.
Supreme Court Ruling Could Have Consequences For Pimlico
Michael Olesker wonders if the U.S. Supreme Court ruling on sports betting might turn out to be a late-hour death sentence reprieve for Pimlico Race Course.
Analyzing The Preakness Field
If handicappers are correct in analyzing the eight-horse field, then the 143rd Preakness Stakes shapes up strictly as a two-colt race with Justify the favorite and Good Magic the challenger.
Meeting On The Future Of Pimlico Race Course Draws Large Crowd
When about 150 people showed up at a standing-room-only meeting regarding the future of Pimlico Race Course April 10, they heard some words of optimism that the aging home of the Preakness might be replaced by a 21st century facility in the coming years, but few specifics.