Posts Tagged ‘PREAKNESS’

The 138th Preakness Stakes

Preakness winner Oxbow's Trainer D. Wayne Lukas. Gallery. © 2013 Matt Dunn

Photo: Sunrise at Old Hilltop

Pimlico Race Course, Baltimore, MD.  May 16th.  © 2013 Matt Dunn

Photo: Orb

Pimlico Race Course, Baltimore, MD.  May 16th.  © 2013 Matt Dunn

Photo: Man and His Horse

Pimlico Race Track, Baltimore, MD.  May 17th.  © 2012 Matt Dunn

Photos: Preakness, Number 136

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Photo: Kegasus

Preakness 136, Baltimore, MD.  © 2011 Matt Dunn

Photo: Sunrise at Old Hilltop

Pimlico, Baltimore, MD.  © 2011 Matt Dunn

Cheap Seats Daily: Another Bad Day for Nats, Another ‘Great Day’ for Skins

Sounds like Rob Dibble has already seen enough.
Dibble, the Nationals color commentator, spoke for every fan yesterday. He went off when second baseman Anderson Hernandez jumped out of the way of a fine throw from pitcher Jesus Colome on a routine sacrifice attempt in the eighth inning and the Nats up a run over Philly.
Hernandez's [...]

Cheap Seats Daily: Swooning for Ted Leonsis, DeAngelo Hall; Free Preakness Tout Service!

A day after the crushingest defeat of his Capitals ownership, Ted Leonsis went on "The Sports Reporters" on WTEM-980.
He was awesome.
Hosts Steve Czaban and Andy Pollin brought up the rumored but unspecified injuries to Alex Ovechkin and Mike Green, giving Leonsis an opportunity to blame his team's ouster from the Stanley Cup playoffs on mitigating [...]

Cheap Seats Daily: The End of Days

Around 6:45 p.m. EST, Ryan Zimmerman grounded into a fielders choice in his fifth and final hitless plate appearance in San Francisco. His hitting streak, the best of the few reasons to pay attention to the Nationals this season, was done at 30 games.
A little after 7:30 p.m., a shot from Pittsburgh's Sergei Gonchar goes [...]

More Evidence That Horse Racing Has Fallen Off the Track

Andrew Beyer wrote a devastating column about the odd behavior of Magna Entertainment, the owner of Maryland's two Thoroughbred racetracks, during the application process for a slot machine license.
The story appeared on Page E3, inside the sports section.
Beyer details how Magna, after years of crying about how unless slots come to the racetrack the racetrack [...]