2004 at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore. The horse, Stephan's Angel, was not very happy being saddled for the Miss Preakness Stakes and leaped straight up in the air. She went on to finish second in the race and is now a broodmare on a farm in Kentucky.
Seabiscuit acrossing the finish line, beating Triple Crown winner War Admiral at Pimlico race Course in Baltimore, Maryland. November 40 million people listened to the race on the radio. My favorite racehorse of all time!
AMERICAN PHAROAH: becomes Triple Crown winner in 37 years. - Victor Espinoza waves from atop the 2015 Preakness winner American Pharoah after the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore, MD. (Icon Sportswire via AP Images)
running is in his blood. Indy, Seattle Slew and Secretariat, Native Dancer and Northern Dancer (twice) in his family tree. But there is something more- charisma- something electric about this colt. He is his own horse.
Vintage pins from 1988 Preakness Stakes, Baltimore The 1988 Preakness Stakes was the 113th running of the thoroughbred horse race. The race is held on the third Saturday in May each year at the Pimlico race course in Baltimore, Maryland. These are two of the official pins. I grew up in Baltimore and went to the race every year. I worked at the race in 1988 and these were part of my uniform. I've saved them all these years. Hoping they go to a good home. Jewelry Brooches