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Race Recap: December 19 & 20 – Perpetual Optimism Finishes Second at Laurel Park; How You Takes Third at Gulfstream Park

December 20, 2014
Laurel Park, Md. – The track was fast for Sagamore’s two year-old-colt Perpetual Optimism in the sixth race at Laurel Park on Friday, December 19.  In his fourth start of the year under jockey Trevor McCarthy, Perpetual Optimism surged out…
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Race Recap: December 3 & 4 – Ginger N Rye Breaks Maiden at Race Seven at Laurel Park; Chainsmoknsuprmodl Claims Second

December 4, 2014
Laurel Park, Md. – Despite the gloomy weather, Sagamore’s two year old filly, Ginger N Rye, powered through to her first career win in the seventh race at Laurel Park on Wednesday, December 3. In her third career start under…
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Baltimore Sun: Native Dancer to become first non-human in Maryland State Athletic Hall of Fame

November 13, 2014
For more than half a century, the Maryland State Athletic Hall of Fame shooed race horses from its door. But that changes Thursday night when the first thoroughbred is inducted, albeit posthumously, into the 234-member Hall. "We've stopped counting athletes'…
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Hamp Runs Big in Grade III River City Handicap at Churchill Downs

November 8, 2014
Louisville, Ky. – Sagamore’s four-year-old homebred, Hamp, ran huge in the 37th running of the $114,000 Grade III River City Handicap at Churchill Downs. Coming from 10 lengths behind, he charged home under jockey, Javier Santiago, to finish second behind…
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Thirty-Four Nominated to Next Saturday’s De Francis Dash

November 7, 2014
Laurel, Md.  — Thirty-four sprinters have been nominated to the 23rd running of the $350,000 Frank J. De Francis Memorial Dash at Laurel Park next Saturday, Nov. 15. Introduced in 1990, the De Francis Dash is one of the elite 6-furlong…
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