Early morning patrons in the track kitchen on Preakness Day at Pimlico in Baltimore, Md.
Photo: Anne M. Eberhardt
Pimlico waits for the day to begin.
The gateway to the infield.
Amelia Ryerse with 98 Rock radio morning show begins her day at the track.
What's a Preakness without the perfect hat?
A vendor waits to sell ice to patrons of the infield.
Get yer souvenir t-shirts right here!
A jockey weighs in after a race.
Jockey Oscar Mancilla is covered with mud.
Preakness personnel prepare betting machines for the busy day ahead.
Smiling troops enter the track for a different kind of duty.
Dr. Larry Bramlage, lead veterinarian for the On Call team on Preakness Day at Pimlico.
Photographer sets up remote camera on judge's stand at Pimlico finish line.
The Lexington Herald-Leader's Mark Cornelison sets a remote camera beneath the rail.
Duke fan says ""BYO""
Sports Illustrated photographer Bill Frakes deploys fleet of cameras under the finish line rail .
Street Magician with Rafael Bejarano up wins the Hirsch Jacobs Stakes.
To protect and serve and enjoy a day at the races...
Precious Kitten with Rafael Bejarano up wins the Gallorette Handicap.
Horsey merchandise waits for fans.
Diabolical with Mario Pino up wins the Emirates Airline Maryland Sprint Handicap with Talent Search and Ryan Foglesonger in second.
Flashy Bull (inside) with Alan Garcia up wins the William Donald Schaefer Handicap with Hesanoldsalt and Edgar Prado (outside) in second.
Slow motion racing…
Dixie Stakes winner Remarkable News with Ramon Dominguez up.
Baltimore Mayor Sheila Dixon.
Wings of Blue Jump Team member carrying the Barbaro Stakes flag.
Chelokee wins the inaugural running of the Barbaro Stakes.
The call to the post for 132nd running of the Preakness Stakes
The Woodlawn vase, the oldest trophy in racing, is carried out to the winners area.
Curlin with Robby Albarado up wins the Preakness Stakes.
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