What You Need to Know for the 134th Preakness Stakes

When, What, Where… This Saturday, May 16, is the 134th running of the Preakness Stakes, the second race in the Triple Crown, held at Pimlico in Baltimore. Will Mine That Bird take home his second win on his way to a Triple Crown victory? Be there and find out! The Players (in order of post position) HORSE/TRAINER / JOCKEY/ RECORD /EARNINGS Big Drama/David Fawkes/ John Velazquez/ 7-5-1-1 /$890,250 Mine That Bird/Chip Woolley/Mike Smith/ 9-5-1-0 /$1,791,581 Musket Man/Derek/Ryan Eibar Coa /7-5-0-2/ $772,600 Luv Gov / D. Wayne Lukas /Jamie Theriot/ 10-1-3-1/ $62,896 Friesan Fire /Larry Jones/Gabriel Saez/8-4-1-1 /$603,265 Terrain /Al Stall Jr/ Jeremy Rose /8-3-1-1 /$512,084 Papa Clem /Gary Stute /Rafael Bejarano /7-2-2-0/ $890,940 General Quarters/ Tom McCarthy/ Julien Leparoux/ 12-3-3-1/ $641,735 Pioneerof the Nile /Bob Baffert/ Garrett Gomez /9-5-1-1 /$1,634,200 Flying Private /D. Wayne Lukas /Alan Garcia /11-1-4-0 /$193,080 Take the Points /Todd Pletcher /Edgar Prado /6-2-2-0 /$156,190 Tone It Down /William Komlo /Kent Desormeaux /6-2-2-1 /$54,720 Rachel Alexandra /Steve Asmussen /Calvin Borel /10-7-2-0 /$958,354 Hometown Horse In the 12th post position this Saturday will be the hometown horse Tone It Down. The three-year-old colt is owned by Potomac’s Deborah and Mike Horning of M and D Stables and trained by Deborah’s father, former University of Maryland fullback, Willliam Komlo. This is their first Preakness entry. The colt has strong ties to Maryland in his linage as well. He...

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