Ben's Cat will remain on turf as he targets a record fourth win in the 29th Jim McKay Maryland Million at Laurel Park Oct. 18.
Jockey Pablo Morales secured the 1,000th victory of his career when he guided favorite For Scipion to a front-end tally in the fifth race July 9 at Presque Isle Downs.
Sylvia E. Heft's Eighttofasttocatch returns to the Maryland Million Classic for the third year in a row, looking for his second victory in the 1 1/8-mile feature on the Maryland Million Day card at Laurel Park.
Mr Palmer had the highest Beyer speed figure of nine 3-year-olds who went to the gate for the $100,000 Private Terms Stakes March 9 at Laurel Park, and teh favorite prevailed when he closed with a strong late run.
Dynamic Strike will try for a second straight stakes win at Laurel Park and fourth consecutive victory overall at the track in the $150,000 Private Terms Stakes March 9.
King T. Leatherbury's homebred gelding Ben's Cat was named 2012 Maryland-bred Horse of the Year in the annual poll conducted by the Maryland Horse Breeders Association.
|Horse||Trainer||Breeder / Owner|
|Alpha Mike Foxtrot||Richard W. Small||
|Athabaskan Hero||Daniel T. O'Ryan||
|Fly Eagle Fly||John C. Servis||
|For Scipion||Norman R. Pointer||
|Glich||Pedro Luis Badillo||
|Keep Momma Happy||Dale T. Clark||
|Lunar Rock||Timothy L. Keefe||
|Monacacy Warrior||Daniel A. Young||
|Nice Going||John J. Robb||
|Q's Jack||Thomas Iannotti, IV||
|Seventeenohsix||John C. Servis||
|Tru Greek||Robin L. Graham||
|Video Storm||Richard P. Sillaman||
Upcoming Stakes Entries
|O.D. McDonald S.||ALB|
|Chicago H. (gr. III)||AP|
|Bed o' Roses H. (gr. III)||BEL|
|Boca Chica S.||GP|