| Feb 25, 2014
| 7:12 AM
Jockeys are some of the most courageous athletes around. But they're about to be tested. A group of jockeys riding at Santa Anita will take on middle school students from Arcadia Holy Angels in a charity basketball game on Thursday night at 7:15 p.m....
| Dec 1, 2013
| 5:30 PM
The Koch family knows drama. Howard W. Koch was one of Hollywood's biggest producers. And his grandson, Billy, is the managing partner for Little Red Feather Racing. The star horse in the stable, Egg Drop, provided plenty of thrills Sunday at Betfair...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 3:54 PM
The second race on the Breeders' Cup card at Santa Anita seemed a little like the first when jockey Mike Smith went two-for-two when he won the Juvenile Turf aboard Outstrip. Smith rallied the horse in deep stretch and went past Giovanni Boldini and a...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 4:10 PM
The Bob Baffert-trained Flashback drew post position No. 1 for Saturday's $750,000 Santa Anita Derby and was installed as the 9-5 favorite in a nine-horse field.
"I really don't like the one hole," Baffert said after Wednesday's draw for the 1 1/8-...
| May 15, 2012
| 11:10 AM
A few quick thoughts from Pimlico on the Tuesday before Preakness ...
Graham Motion had hoped to ship his Preakness entrant, Went the Day Well, to Pimlico Tuesday morning.The torrents of rain falling across Maryland convinced him otherwise. The Fair...
| May 15, 2012
| 4:41 PM
D. Wayne Lukas has had plenty of success with horses running in the second leg of the Triple Crown. His five career wins at Pimlico's featured event speak for themselves.
But this year, Lukas decided to take a slightly different approach. His horse,...
| May 19, 2012
| 7:11 PM
Varsity kicked off the 2012 Preakness with a win in a five-furlong run on Pimlico’s turf. He entered the race as the favorite at 7-5.
Agnostic, ridden by Maryland’s 2011 top jockey Sheldon Russell, finished second, while Night...
| Mar 9, 2013
| 7:34 PM
With the Kentucky Derby less than two months away, excitement and tension filled the Santa Anita paddock Saturday just before the running of the Grade II $300,000 San Felipe Stakes.
Cameras were everywhere, and all eyes were on the two highly regarded...